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Railroad engineer, fingerstyle guitarist, singer, and session organizer Roy Harvey occupies a special place in the history of Appalachian string band music, for his close involvement with Charlie Poole & the North Carolina Ramblers places him among the forerunners of Bill Monroe, Hank Williams, and Doc Watson. His five years of recording activity more or less parallel Poole's meteoric career, and their combined legacies form part of the bedrock of the old-time rural tradition. R... Read more

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