I first heard Doc Watson when I ran across this song:

Besides discovering him, it also led me to discover Ricky Skaggs and Alison Krauss – kind of a modern spin on Bluegrass. Here’s another great one from a concert they did together with Earl Scruggs.

Here’s an old version of Doc playing “Summertime.”

Doc Watson died Tuesday at age 89. He lost his vision before his first birthday. He was a truly remarkable artist. Here’s one more to enjoy. If you like these, just do a search for his music on iTunes or on YouTube. I think you’ll like it.

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