Thursday, March 29, 2012

An American Legend: Earl Scruggs

Earl Scruggs,  one of the giants of American music in the 20th Century, died yesterday at the age of 88. That's him on the right in a photo from the 1950s with his long-time collaborator Lester Flatt. Scruggs was the king of the banjo and helped propel Bluegrass to the counter-culture in the late 1960s and beyond.  

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