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Pour one out for Ralph Stanley

Started by Michael Toris, June 23, 2016, 20:35:03 PM

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Michael Toris


Yallerhammer

They don't make them like that any more. All that generation that invented bluegrass is gone now-Bill and Charlie Monroe, Don Reno, Flatt and Scruggs, Ralph and Carter Stanley, and the rest. RIP, Doctor Ralph.

There have been very few people with as real and powerful of a voice as Ralph, not to mention his banjo playing and songwriting that went straight to the heart.

Women want me, doughbellies fear me. - Little Debbie Prostaff

Pansyman

I heard an NPR interview with him a couple years ago and he self described his voice as a "lonesome voice"

He was and institution!'c;
You can lead a horticulture<br />but you can't make her think.<br /><br />Only users lose weed.

Woolly Bugger

Across the Blue Ridge on WFDD had a great show featuring Ralph tonight. I think you can stream the archived show from wfdd.org
ex - I'm not going to live with you through one more fishing season!
me -There's a season?

Pastor explains icons to my son: you know like the fish symbol on the back of cars.
My son: My dad has two fish on his car and they're both trout!

Woolly Bugger

ex - I'm not going to live with you through one more fishing season!
me -There's a season?

Pastor explains icons to my son: you know like the fish symbol on the back of cars.
My son: My dad has two fish on his car and they're both trout!

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