The Stripling Brothers

The Stripling Brothers

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Silver Lake Waltz




Between 1928 and 1936, the Stripling Brothers -- fiddler Charlie and guitarist Ira -- recorded 42 tunes, the first 18 for the Brunswick label, and the remainder for Decca. The sides they released reflect the rich (and otherwise un-recorded) fiddle traditions of their home in West Alabama; they also showcase the unique abilities of that area's most accomplished fiddler. Charlie Stripling was born in Pickens County, AL, in 1896; Ira was born in 1898. As a teenager, Charlie picked... Read more

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