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The Wilmington Star-News
Travel the Carolinas: Art loversas art

For a look at the life story of five-string banjo master

Travel the Carolinas: Art lovers
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
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For a look at the life story of five-string banjo master and Cleveland County native Earl Scruggs, visit the The Earl Scruggs Center in Shelby, N.C. The center offers exhibits and programming that explore... Read more

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Northern Daily Leader
A ‘good mate’ has passed onpast 15 years or more, but has just recently fallen in love with that raw, claw
A ‘good mate’ has passed on
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 6 days ago
past 15 years or more, but has just recently fallen in love with that raw, claw-hammer sound made popular by bluegrass king Earl Scruggs. The music will be unquestionably great – and the atmosphere at The Loft can’t beaten. Your host, Sandy Rixon,... Read more
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Daily Record
Strawbs perform in Whippany on Sundayoriginally called the Strawberry Hill Boys, after the town in Twickenham, Engla
Strawbs perform in Whippany on Sunday
Daily Record / Posted 11 days ago
originally called the Strawberry Hill Boys, after the town in Twickenham, England, where they began playing. “I was a big Earl Scruggs fan,” said Cousins. “I would listen to his records at half-speed so I could figure out what he was playing. I... Read more
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Al.com
17 Alabama music festivals we wish we still hadmusic fest at Brierfield Ironworks Historical State Park featured some famous n
17 Alabama music festivals we wish we still had
Al.com / Posted 13 days ago
music fest at Brierfield Ironworks Historical State Park featured some famous names -- John Hartford, the Dixie Chicks, Earl Scruggs -- along with acts such as the Red Clay Ramblers, Austin Lounge Lizards and Front Porch String Band. (Pickin'... Read more
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The Star
Relay supporters are about to Paint the Town Purplespecial pep rally to gear up for their annual Relay event.Paint the Town Purple
Relay supporters are about to Paint the Town Purple
The Star / Posted 21 days ago
special pep rally to gear up for their annual Relay event.Paint the Town Purple is from 3:30 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday at the Earl Scruggs Center and throughout uptown Shelby.Township Three and Grover volunteer fire departments will be on hand with... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Could Paisley Park become a Prince museum? Maybe not | Pollin Mississippi who helped develop the B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive C
Could Paisley Park become a Prince museum? Maybe not | Poll
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 24 days ago
in Mississippi who helped develop the B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive Center in Indianola, Miss., and the Earl Scruggs Center in Shelby, N.C. She says modern museums need to establish foundations, appoint boards, figure out a... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Could Paisley Park become a Prince museum? Maybe not | Pollin Mississippi who helped develop the B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive C
Could Paisley Park become a Prince museum? Maybe not | Poll
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 24 days ago
in Mississippi who helped develop the B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive Center in Indianola, Miss., and the Earl Scruggs Center in Shelby, N.C. She says modern museums need to establish foundations, appoint boards, figure out a... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Could Paisley Park become a Prince museum? Maybe not | Pollin Mississippi who helped develop the B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive C
Could Paisley Park become a Prince museum? Maybe not | Poll
The Record Searchlight / Posted 24 days ago
in Mississippi who helped develop the B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive Center in Indianola, Miss., and the Earl Scruggs Center in Shelby, N.C. She says modern museums need to establish foundations, appoint boards, figure out a... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Could Paisley Park become a Prince museum? Maybe notin Mississippi who helped develop the B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive C
Could Paisley Park become a Prince museum? Maybe not
Detroit Free Press / Posted 24 days ago
in Mississippi who helped develop the B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive Center in Indianola, Miss., and the Earl Scruggs Center in Shelby, N.C. She says modern museums need to establish foundations, appoint boards, figure out a... Read more
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USA Today
Could Paisley Park become a Prince museum? Maybe notin Mississippi who helped develop the B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive C
Could Paisley Park become a Prince museum? Maybe not
USA Today / Posted 25 days ago
in Mississippi who helped develop the B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive Center in Indianola, Miss., and the Earl Scruggs Center in Shelby, N.C. She says modern museums need to establish foundations, appoint boards, figure out a... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Organizer who signs performers for Stagecoach doesn't limit herself to straight countrydobro master Jerry Douglas and his bluegrass conglomeration the Earls of Leices
Organizer who signs performers for Stagecoach doesn't limit herself to straight country
Los Angeles Times / Posted 26 days ago
dobro master Jerry Douglas and his bluegrass conglomeration the Earls of Leicester (a loose salute to Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs), and rising L.A. country singer-songwriter Sam Outlaw. Vee said one way she discovers rising acts to bring to... Read more
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examiner.com
Chicago's Robbie Fulks to tell "Upland Stories" at Music Box this ThursdaySpecial Consensus Bluegrass Band. Fulks’ father had taught him guitar at an ear
Chicago's Robbie Fulks to tell "Upland Stories" at Music Box this Thursday
examiner.com / Posted 28 days ago
Special Consensus Bluegrass Band. Fulks’ father had taught him guitar at an early age, but he took banjo lessons from Earl Scruggs and learned a bit of fiddle on his own. Fulks has released over ten solo albums on the Bloodshot, Geffen, and... Read more

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