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Bluegrass Hall Of Famer Ralph Stanley Dies At 89

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Ralph Stanley at the Stagecoach Country Music Festivalin 2012. Karl Walter/Getty Images hide caption

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Bluegrass Pioneer Ralph Stanley Dies At 89

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"God Loves His Children," from the banjo legend's work with Lester Flatt, reveals Scruggs to be brilliant on the guitar, too. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Complete Mercury Recordings

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Wade Mainer's sons of the Mountaineers, the South's "Leading Hillbillies." Southern Folklife Collection/University of North Carolina hide caption

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Country Music Pioneer Wade Mainer Dies At 104

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'Decoration Day': The South Honors Its Dead

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The Del McCoury Band and the Preservation Hall Jazz Band. Shannon Brinkman/Courtesy of the Preservation Hall Jazz Band hide caption

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'One More 'Fore I Die,' by Preservation Hall Jazz Band and Del McCoury Band

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Mike Seeger Cleared Paths, Showed Us The Way

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New CD Celebrates Masters of Old-Time Autoharp

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Ralph Epperson: Beloved Voice of the Blue Ridge

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Moussaoui Begins Life Term at Prison in Colorado

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Ex-FEMA Chief Testifies About Katrina Response

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Defiant Bush Confirms Eavesdropping Program

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