“Earl Scruggs influenced American music as much as any one individual.┬áHe definitely had a big influence on me.

My parents said before I could talk, the only thing I would watch on TV was commercials, and Flatt & Scruggs. I saw them when I was 4 years old at the Hillsville VFW, and I can still picture it in my mind.

Earl was always very kind to me, both he and Louise.”

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