Earl Scruggs archive
Read The Importance Of Earl Scruggs, As Told By His Followers
April 1, 2012 – Weekend Edition Sunday revisits a 2007 conversation with Tony Trischka, Bela Fleck and Steve Martin.
Listen Earl Scruggs: The 2003 Fresh Air Interview
Watch Earl Scruggs: A Lifetime With The Banjo
Read Bill Monroe: Celebrating The Father Of Bluegrass At 100
September 12, 2011 – The poor, cross-eyed boy from Kentucky created the hard-driving, high-lonesome genre.
Read Tegan & Sara, Trombone Shorty And More: A Newport Festival Preview
July 26, 2011 – Hear a preview of some of the artists featured at this year's Newport folk and jazz festivals.
Listen You Must Hear This: Lester Flatt, Earl Scruggs
Listen Earl Scruggs on Country Music, and His Role in It
Listen The Three Pickers Live: Doc Watson, Earl Scruggs and Ricky Skaggs
August 6, 2003 – The bluegrass legends played in NPR's studios, and spoke to host Melissa Block.