King Records Month: Poor Rambler
Wednesday, September 6, 2017
The Main Library
800 Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202
This event is free and open to the public.
Bluegrass historians Fred Bartenstein, Mac McDevitt, and Joe Mullins discuss the first solo recordings done by Bluegrass legend Ralph Stanley in 1967 in Cincinnati for King Records, following the unexpected death of his brother and music partner Carter Stanley in December1966. The album marked a new beginning in Stanley’s career.