Doc Watson

Real Name:
Arthel Lane Watson
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American guitar player, songwriter and singer of bluegrass, folk, country, blues and gospel music. Born March 3, 1923 in Stoney Fork Township (later known as Deep Gap), North Carolina, USA. Died May 29, 2012 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Grandfather of Richard Watson (2).
In the 1940s, Watson performed on radio shows and at regional concerts around North Carolina, playing country music. Through much of the 1950s, he played rockabilly music on electric guitar in Jack Williams' band.
Watson recorded over 50 albums, won seven Grammy awards as well as a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award.
In 1997, Watson received the National Medal of Arts.
In 2000, Watson was inducted into the International Bluegrass Music Hall of Honor.
In 2010, Honorary Doctor Of Music, Berklee College Of Music, Boston MA.
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FA 2426 Jean Ritchie And Doc Watson At Folk City — Doc Watson Jean Ritchie And Doc Watson Jean Ritchie And Doc Watson - Jean Ritchie And Doc Watson At Folk City (Album) Folkways Records FA 2426 US 1963 Sell This Version
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TFL 6045 Doc Watson — Doc Watson Doc Watson Doc Watson (Album) Vanguard TFL 6045 UK 1964 Sell This Version
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SR 350 Southbound — Doc Watson Doc Watson Southbound (Album) Vanguard SR 350 Japan 1966 Sell This Version
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CS 9443 Strictly Instrumental — Doc Watson Flatt & Scruggs With Doc Watson Flatt & Scruggs With Doc Watson - Strictly Instrumental (Album) Columbia CS 9443 US 1967 Sell This Version
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VSD-79239 Home Again! — Doc Watson Doc Watson Home Again! (Album) Vanguard VSD-79239 US 1967 Sell This Version
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VSD-79276 Good Deal! Doc Watson In Nashville — Doc Watson Doc Watson Good Deal! Doc Watson In Nashville (Album) Vanguard VSD-79276 Canada 1968 Sell This Version
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VSD • 9/10, VSD - 9/10 Doc Watson On Stage — Doc Watson Doc Watson Featuring Merle Watson Doc Watson Featuring Merle Watson - Doc Watson On Stage (Album) Vanguard, Vanguard VSD • 9/10, VSD - 9/10 US 1970 Sell This Version
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UAS 9801, UAS-9801 Will The Circle Be Unbroken — Doc Watson The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band* Featuring Mother Maybelle Carter*, Earl Scruggs, Doc Watson, Roy Acuff, Merle Travis, Jimmy Martin Also Featuring Vassar Clements, Junior Huskey, Norman Blake (2), Pete 'Oswald' Kirby The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band* Featuring Mother Maybelle Carter*, Earl Scruggs, Doc Watson, Roy Acuff, Merle Travis, Jimmy Martin Also Featuring Vassar Clements, Junior Huskey, Norman Blake (2), Pete 'Oswald' Kirby - Will The Circle Be Unbroken (Album) United Artists Records, United Artists Records UAS 9801, UAS-9801 US 1972 Sell This Version
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PYS 5703 Elementary Doctor Watson — Doc Watson Doc Watson Elementary Doctor Watson (Album, Comp) Poppy PYS 5703 Canada 1972 Sell This Version
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SL-5036~7-FW Old Time Music At Clarence Ashley's — Doc Watson Tom Ashley, Doc Watson, Clint Howard, Fred Price, Stella Gilbert, Gaither Carlton, Jack Johnson (12), Eva Ashley Moore, Tommy Moore (4), Arnold Watson , And The Carolina Tar Heels : Doc Walsh* And Garley Foster Tom Ashley, Doc Watson, Clint Howard, Fred Price, Stella Gilbert, Gaither Carlton, Jack Johnson (12), Eva Ashley Moore, Tommy Moore (4), Arnold Watson , And The Carolina Tar Heels : Doc Walsh* And Garley Foster - Old Time Music At Clarence Ashley's(2xLP, Album, Mono, RE, Gat) Columbia, Folkways Records SL-5036~7-FW Japan 1972 Sell This Version
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SH-C-2204 Memories — Doc Watson Doc Watson Memories (Album) United Artists Records SH-C-2204 US 1975 Sell This Version
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FBN 210 Bill & Doc Sing Country Songs — Doc Watson Bill Monroe & Doc Watson Bill Monroe & Doc Watson - Bill & Doc Sing Country Songs(LP, Album, Mono, Club, Ltd) FBN FBN 210 US 1975 Sell This Version
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UA-LA601-G Doc And The Boys — Doc Watson Doc Watson Doc And The Boys (Album) United Artists Records UA-LA601-G US 1976 Sell This Version
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LAX 6036 Live At Newport Folk Festival — Doc Watson Doc Watson Live At Newport Folk Festival(LP, Album) Vanguard LAX 6036 Japan 1976 Sell This Version
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VSD 107 / 08 Old Timey Concert — Doc Watson Doc Watson, Fred Price, Clint Howard Doc Watson, Fred Price, Clint Howard - Old Timey Concert (Album) Vanguard VSD 107 / 08 France 1977 Sell This Version
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GXF 6028 Hot Guitar / Doc Watson Guitar Album — Doc Watson Doc Watson Hot Guitar / Doc Watson Guitar Album(LP) Vanguard GXF 6028 Japan 1979 Sell This Version
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AHK1-3701 Reflections — Doc Watson Chet Atkins And Doc Watson Chet Atkins And Doc Watson - Reflections (Album) RCA AHK1-3701 US 1980 Sell This Version
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44.008 Red Rocking Chair — Doc Watson Doc Watson With Merle Watson, T. Michael Coleman Doc Watson With Merle Watson, T. Michael Coleman - Red Rocking Chair(LP, Album) L+R Records 44.008 Germany 1982 Sell This Version
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MA 0024983 Out In The Country — Doc Watson Doc Watson Out In The Country (Comp, Album) Intermedia MA 0024983 US 1982 Sell This Version
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SH-3752 Riding The Midnight Train — Doc Watson Doc Watson Riding The Midnight Train (Album) Sugar Hill Records (2) SH-3752 US 1986 Sell This Version
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SH-C-3759 Portrait — Doc Watson Arthel 'Doc' Watson* Portrait (Album) Sugar Hill Records (2) SH-C-3759 US 1987 Sell This Version
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RR 3010 Favorites Of Clint Howard-Doc Watson — Doc Watson Clint Howard - Doc Watson And The Blue Ridge Mountain Boys Clint Howard - Doc Watson And The Blue Ridge Mountain Boys - Favorites Of Clint Howard-Doc Watson(LP, Album) Rutabaga Records RR 3010 US 1988 Sell This Version
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SH-3779 On Praying Ground — Doc Watson Doc Watson On Praying Ground (Album) Sugar Hill Records (2) SH-3779 US 1990 Sell This Version
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ALA 1005 Doc Watson Sings Songs For Little Pickers — Doc Watson Doc Watson Doc Watson Sings Songs For Little Pickers (Album) Sugar Hill Records (2) ALA 1005 US 1990 Sell This Version
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KICP 128 My Dear Old Southern Home — Doc Watson Doc Watson My Dear Old Southern Home (Album) Sugar Hill Records (2) KICP 128 Japan 1991 Sell This Version

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February 4, 2017
(Doc Watson) Frosty Morn 'Round the Table Again 2002
Label Sugar Hill [SUG CD 3935] CD 2002
'Round the Table Again is the title of a recording by American folk music and country blues artist Doc Watson and Frosty Morn, released in 2002. The group, Frosty Morn, was formed by Watson's son Merle shortly before his death in 1985. Merles's son Richard Watson on guitar took Merle's spot in band

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