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Some late night – early morning bluegrass from Monroeville – “Foggy Mountain Breakdown” – Happy Birthday Lester Flatt!!

Lester Flatt

On yesterday’s date June 19th  in 1914- Bluegrass guitarist and mandolin player Lester Flatt of Flatt and Lester FlattScruggs was born. From Wikipedia:

Lester Raymond Flatt (June 19, 1914 – May 11, 1979) was a bluegrass guitarist and mandolinist, best known for his collaboration with banjo picker Earl Scruggs in the The Foggy Mountain Boys (popularly known as “Flatt and Scruggs”).

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