A to Z listing

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How’s the Weather? Hot? Play “Hot Night in August” by Gary Ferguson on his”I’m Really Leaving” album.

1

First Carter Family recording, 1927
Mack Magaha born, 1929 (died 8/15/2003)
Howdy Forrester died, 1987

2

Jeff White born, 1957
Wynn Osborne born, 1961
Mitch Jayne died, 2010

3

Leonard Hollifield born, 1926
Paul Mullins died, 2008

4

Benny Sims born, 1924
Scott Stoneman born, 1932 (died March 4, 1973
Play “The Legend of Scott Stoneman” by Jack Tottle.
First Jimmie Rodgers recording session, 1927
Ricky Skaggs and Sharon White married, 1981

5

Mark O’Connor born, 1961
Vern Gosdin born, 1935 (died 4/28/2009)
Pee Wee Lambert born, 1924 (died June 25, 1965)
Steve Dilling born, 1965
Frank Edmonsen born, 1953 (died 11/28/2003)
Allan Spinney born, 1965
Rick Spinney born, 1966

6

Herschel Sizemore born, 1935
Tommy Sells born, 1956

7

Felice Bryant born, 1925 (died 4/22/2003)
Alison Brown born, 1962

8

Osborne Brothers join the Grand Ole Opry, 1964
Zeke Morris died, 1999.

9

First Mercury recording session by the Stanley Brothers, 1953
Jerry Garcia died, 1995

10

Jimmy Martin born, 1927 (died 5/14/2005)
First “Will the Circle” album by the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band began recording, 1971.

12

Ed Ferris born, 1934
Paul Craft born, 1938 (died 10/18/2014)
Dewey McPeak born, 1941

Mike Lantz born, 1957
Bobby Slone died, 2013

13

Stanley Brothers record “Stone Walls and Steel Bars”, 1963
Dan Fogelberg born, 1951 (died 12/16/2007)

14

Curt Gausman born, 1965
Jake Landers born, 1938
Steve Martin born, 1945
Dick Freeland died, 2014

15

Rose Maddox born, 1925 (died 4/15/98)
Ben Eldridge born, 1938
Jerry Holt born, 1941
Aubrey Holt born, 1938
Mike Seeger born, 1933
David Nance born, 1964
Mack Magaha died, 2003

16

Eric Weissberg born, 1939
Kirk Brandenberger born, 1955
Vassar Clements died, 2005
Elvis Presley died, 1977
Play “Dixie” by the Gibson Brothers on their “Help My Brother” album. It’s about Elvis.

17

Wayne Raney born, 1921

18

Bryan Bowers born, 1940
Audie Blaylock born, 1962
Porter Church died, 1995
Charlie Waller died, 2004

19

Marc Pruett born, 1951
Kenny Ingram born, 1952
Beth Stevens born, 1968
Curly Ray Cline died, 1997
Play “Tribute to Curly Ray” by Larry Fuller on Prime Cuts #62.
Dale Vanderpool died, 2012

20

Eck Robertson born, 1897
Ralph Stanley II born, 1978

21

Tom Hanway born, 1961
Flatt and Scruggs make their last recordings for Columbia Records, 1969.
Sam McGee died, 1975
Dale Sledd died, 2016

23

Barry Bales born, 1969
Carl Nelson born, 1935 (died 11/1/2006)
Daniel Routh born, 1976

24

Alan Bibey born, 1964
Patti Chapman born, 1955
Wayne Moore born, 1938
John Cowan born, 1953
Teresa Sells born, 1959

26

Matt Wallace born, 1984
Liz Meyer died, 2011

27

Carter Stanley born, 1925 (died December 1, 1966)
Play “I Wish I Could Have Met Carter” by the Spinney Brothers from their “No Borders” album or “Carter” by Ralph Stanley II on his “This One Is Two” album.
J.D. Crowe born, 1937

28

Jeannette Williams born, 1965

29

Roger Sprung born, 1930
Homer Earl “Pop” Dillard died, 1990

30

Alvin Breeden born, 1932 (died 2/26/2013)
Tom Riggs died, 2014
First fiddlers convention in America, which took place in Hanover Cty, VA, 1736

Jimmy Martin records “Stormy Waters”, 1962

31

Keith McReynolds born, 1955 (died 2/2/2000)
Jim Gabeheart born, 1961
Fred E. Smith born, 1924 (died 6/4/2007)

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