Politics & Prose Bookstore and Gaithersburg Book Festival Present RICKY SKAGGS
An evening with country music Legend Ricky Skaggs
In KENTUCKY TRAVELER Ricky Skaggs, the music legend who revived modern bluegrass music, gives a warm, honest, one-of-a-kind memoir of forty years in musicalong with the Ten Commandments of Bluegrass, as handed down by Ricky's mentor Bill Monroe; the Essential Guide to Bedrock Country Songs, a lovingly compiled walk through the songs that have moved Skaggs the most throughout his life; Songs the Lord Taught Us, a primer on Skaggs's most essential gospel songs; and a bevy of personal snapshots of his musical heroes.
For readers of Johnny Cash's autobiography, lovers of O Brother Where Art Thou, and fans of country music and bluegrass, KENTUCKY TRAVELER is a priceless look at America's most cherished and vibrant musical tradition through the eyes of someone who has lived it.
Rosborough Cultural Arts Center at Asbury Methodist Village (View)
301 Odelnhal Ave. (Enter at the intersection of Odenhal Ave. and Lost Knife Rd.)
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
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|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|