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The Best of Old-Time Country Music

Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder (Pt. 1) (#902)

Ricky Skaggs and his band, Kentucky Thunder, in a concert of bluegrass music taped in IPTV's Maytag studio. Skaggs, known for his ability to move music toward the future while paying respect to the sounds of the past, represents an important chapter in the history of bluegrass. He performs traditional bluegrass, many songs from his recent grammy nominated 'Bluegrass Rules' album. He will perform 'Get Up John' nominated for 'Best Country Instrumental Performance.' [27 minutes] Closed Captioning

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