Headwaters: Real Stories from Rural America

The Ralph Stanley Story

58:40 | #202 | TV-G

Explores Stanley's musical roots in the Clinch Mountains of Virginia, the early days of the Stanley Brothers, and Ralph's decision to continue on after the untimely death of brother Carter. Interviews with Stanley, former band members, and fellow musicians such as Patty Loveless and Dwight Yoakam are intercut with performance excerpts, including several with Larry Sparks and Ricky Skaggs at Skaggs' annual Hills of Home Bluegrass Festival.

Series Website

www.appalshop.org

Upcoming Airdates

No upcoming episodes scheduled.

Recent Airdates

  • KETKY: January 20, 2018 at 10:00 AM ET / January 20, 2018 at 9:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: January 18, 2018 at 7:00 AM ET / January 18, 2018 at 6:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: January 17, 2018 at 2:00 AM ET / January 17, 2018 at 1:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: January 14, 2018 at 12:00 PM ET / January 14, 2018 at 11:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: January 14, 2018 at 12:00 AM ET / January 13, 2018 at 11:00 PM CT
First Aired: June 9, 2003