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The Music of the Stanley Brothers Book due Next Month

The Music of the Stanley BrothersThe premier guide to the lives and work of bluegrass icons Ralph and Carter Stanley will be released this January by the University of Illinois Press as part of their Music in American Life series. The 312 page book will by Gary Reid will include a foreward by Neil v. Rosenbert. Included will be a full discography and 51 black & white photographs.

Ricky Skaggs' Kentucky Traveler Now Available in Paperback

Kentucky TravelerAward winning Bluegrass and country music artist Ricky Skaggs released his autobiography about a year ago. The volume covers his 50+ years in music. With hundreds of career accolades and countless life experiences under his belt, Skaggs certainly has a story to tell. His book is now being released in paperback format at Skaggs Family Records and at bookstores everywhere.

Ricky Skaggs "Kentucky Traveler: My Life in Music" Out August 13

Kentucky TravelerBluegrass and Country Music icon Ricky Skaggs will release his first-ever unprecedented piece of Bluegrass and Country Music literature, an autobiography, titled Kentucky Traveler on August 13, 2013. The book details the life of Skaggs and gives a priceless look at America’s most cherished and vibrant musical tradition through the eyes of someone who has lived it. The bluegrass music legend has just about done it all over the course of his 50+ years in music. With hundreds of career accolades and countless life experiences under his belt, Skaggs certainly has a story to tell. Now, for the first time, Skaggs is ready to tell the story of his life with the release of his personal autobiography, Kentucky Traveler (It Books).

Ricky Skaggs Readies First-Ever Autobiography, “Kentucky Traveler”

Kentucky TravelerNashville, TN -- Bluegrass and Country Music icon Ricky Skaggs has just about done it all over the course of his 50+ years in music. With hundreds of career accolades and countless life experiences under his belt, Skaggs certainly has a story to tell. Now, for the first time, Skaggs is ready to tell the story of his life with the release of his personal autobiography, Kentucky Traveler (It Books). Skaggs will release this unprecedented piece of Bluegrass and Country Music literature on August 13, 2013.

Lonesome Melodies: The Lives and Music of the Stanley Brothers Published

 The Lives and Music of the Stanley BrothersThe University Press of Mississippi has released David W. Johnson's first biography of two integral bluegrass music innovators and touchstones of old-time country music authenticity - Carter and Ralph Stanley. The 300 page volume includes multiple photographs of the brothers who contributed much to bluegrass and mountain music.

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