Doc Watson and His Tall Drink O' Water Merle
Grammy-winning U.S. guitarist and folk singer Arthel Lane "Doc" Watson died on Tuesday in a North Carolina hospital at age 89, his management company said. Watson died at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in
The great guitarist Doc Watson, who started his career in a rockabilly band then found an appreciative audience playing at folk festivals, has died at age 89. Listen, relish, mourn: If you don't have any of his recordings, a good
By Chet Flippo Merle Watson has a strong set of credentials for a young musician. Besides being the 24-year-old son of the preeminent guitar picker, Doc Watson, Merle is also his father's extremely competent accompanist on banjo and second guitar.
By Rebecca Jones View full sizeAP Photo/The Winston-Salem Journal, Lauren CarrollIn this May 1, 2005 file photo, master flatpicker Doc Watson plays during the "My Friend Merle" show during MerleFest in Wilkesboro, NC Watson, the Grammy-award winning
By Daily Mail Reporter Doc Watson, the blind Grammy-award winning folk musician whose music was embraced by generations and whose lightning-fast style of flatpicking influenced guitarists around the world, died Tuesday at a North Carolina hospital,