Ralph StanleyBorn 25 February 1927. Died 23 June 2016
Ralph Stanley Biography (Wikipedia)
Ralph Edmund Stanley (February 25, 1927 – June 23, 2016), also known as Dr. Ralph Stanley, was an American bluegrass artist, known for his distinctive singing and banjo playing. Stanley began playing music in 1946, originally with his older brother Carter Stanley as part of The Stanley Brothers, and most often as the leader of his band, The Clinch Mountain Boys.
He was part of the first generation of bluegrass musicians and was inducted into both the International Bluegrass Music Hall of Honor and the Grand Ole Opry.
- Buddy Miller - Working with Ralph Stanleyhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03vbp4t.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03vbp4t.jpg2016-06-28T15:26:00.000ZBuddy Miller tells Ricky Ross about working with Dr Ralph Stanley (archive interview)https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03zsj0l
Buddy Miller - Working with Ralph Stanley
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