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Lee Ann Woman and More Set To Celebrate Dr. Ralph Stanley’s 88th Birthday

The Ralph Stanley Museum and Traditional Mountain Music Center will be hosting their annual fundraiser on February 21st to celebrate trailblazing legend Dr. Ralph Stanley’s 88th birthday. The star-studded event will feature performances from Country mainstay Lee Ann Womack, Bluegrass prodigy Nathan Stanley, …
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Dr. Ralph Stanley and Cracker Barrel Announce Exclusive CD “Ralph Stanley & Friends: Man of Constant Sorrow”

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® and three-time GRAMMY Award winner and International Bluegrass Hall of Honor inductee Dr. Ralph Stanley announce the upcoming CD release of Ralph Stanley & Friends: Man of Constant Sorrow, which will be available on Jan. 19, 2015, …
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Dr. Ralph Stanley Signs to Vector Management

Musical titan Dr. Ralph Stanley has signed to Vector Management for career management, joining a roster that includes some of the most iconic musicians, chefs and public figures in the world.  Ken Levitan, Vector co-president and founder, welcomes Dr. Stanley …
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Ralph Stanley Elected to American Academy of Arts & Sciences

Trailblazing musician Ralph Stanley has been elected a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in a class that also includes actor and director Al Pacino, novelists John Irving and Annie Proulx, Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist Jules Feiffer, former …
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Yale University Awards Ralph Stanley Honorary Doctorate

Yale University today (May 19) awarded bluegrass pioneer Ralph Stanley the Doctor of Music degree at ceremonies in New Haven, Conn. that also saw honorary degrees going to World Wide Web founder Tim Berners-Lee, poet Rita Dove and actor Anna …
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Ralph Stanley Birthday Gig

Ralph Stanley, the architect of Appalachian bluegrass music, will celebrate his 87th birthday with a rare performance at Nashville’s Station Inn, Thursday, February 27. The show will be a part of the highly touted “The Man of Constant Sorrow Tour: …
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Ralph Stanley & Ralph Stanley II Release Album Feb. Tues., Feb. 18

The ancient and the modern converge to create the timeless in Side By Side, the new Rebel Records album from vocal titan Ralph Stanley and his gifted son and musical heir apparent, Ralph Stanley II. Co-produced by the younger Stanley …
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Ralph Stanley & Ralph Stanley II – Side By Side

Hank Williams, Jr. might sing about family traditions in Country Music, but make no mistake about it – the world of Bluegrass is full of historic lore when it comes to families, as well. Nowhere is this more apparent than in the Stanley family tree. Of course, the Stanley name became known due to the groundbreaking recordings by Carter and Ralph Stanley. But since the former’s passing in 1966, his younger sibling has more than done…
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Ralph Stanley & Ralph Stanley II Are Side By Side

The ancient and the modern converge to create the timeless in Side By Side, the new Rebel Records album from vocal titan Ralph Stanley and his gifted son and musical heir apparent, Ralph Stanley II. Co-produced by the younger Stanley …
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Loretta Lynn, Ralph Stanley, T Bone Burnett Reimagine Civil War Songs on ATO Tribute

ATO Records and music supervisor Randall Poster (‘Moonrise Kingdom,’ ‘Boardwalk Empire,’ ‘Rave On Buddy Holly’) have joined forces to release ‘Divided & United,’ a two-disc set of Civil War songs brought to life through fresh interpretations by the pioneers, Hall …
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Dr. Ralph Stanley Announces Farewell Tour

Now 86 years old and still in superb voice, the revered country and bluegrass singer Dr. Ralph Stanley will commence his final tour Oct. 16, 2013.  It will run through December 2014. The event, which is projected to encompass more than …
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Don Rigsby – Doctor’s Orders: A Tribute To Ralph Stanley

Among Bluegrass musicians of the past twenty years, there may not be a musician any more influential than Ralph Stanley. With all due respect to Bill Monroe, Stanley has continued to create new music that has touched across today’s generation – and his old music, showcased in O’Brother has received a lot of attention as well. So, it’s no surprise that the great Don Rigsby has chosen to salute the singer with an album that…
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Don Rigsby Salutes His Chief Inspiration – Ralph Stanley

Don Rigsby’s life-long passion for the music of Dr. Ralph Stanley comes to full boil in his forthcoming album from Rebel Records, Doctor’s Orders: A Tribute to Ralph Stanley. (Stanley has been referred to as Dr. Ralph Stanley since receiving …
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Ralph Stanley Signs With Moonstruck Management

Grand Ole Opry star and multiple Grammy-winner Ralph Stanley has signed to Moonstruck Management for management and booking. Headed by Josh Trivett and Peter Keiser, Moonstruck has a client roster that also includes Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out, Lonesome …
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Ralph Stanley Signs with Paradigm Agency for Bookings

Ralph Stanley, the Grammy-winning bluegrass and country singer, is now
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This Week At The Grand Ole Opry

Fun facts about some of the artists appearing at the Opry this week (June 1, 2, & 5) Including Vince Gill, Bobby Osborne, Ralph Stanley, Steel Magnolia, The Oak Ridge Boys, Carrie Underwood, Easton Corbin and many more. Vince Gill: …
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Ralph Stanley and LeAnn Rimes in Re:Generation Documentary

Ralph Stanley and LeAnn Rimes are featured in the new electronic dance music documentary, Re: Generation, in which five high-profile DJs “remix, recreate and re-imagine five traditional styles of music,” according to the project’s organizers. The hour-and-a-half film will be …
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Ralph Stanley Nominated for Fourth Grammy

Already a three-time winner, Dr. Ralph Stanley has just been nominated for his fourth Grammy award. This time
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Stanley Brothers Enter America’s Old Time Country Music Hall of Fame

Bob Everhart, the president of the
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