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Who is Earl Scruggs? Facts About Famous Banjo Musician Celebrated in Today's ... Newsweek

Bluegrass banjo musician Earl Scruggs was honored with a Google Doodle on Friday. Scruggs was credited for developing his tone three-finger banjo picking style, which is now called the “Scruggs style,” and for his influence in bluegrass music. A Google ...

Google celebrates Earl Scruggs, banjo-picking pioneer CNET

Google shows off the fancy finger work of banjo legend Earl Scruggs. Google. Earl Scruggs revolutionized the way we play and appreciate the banjo today. Scruggs, who was born 95 years ago this month, developed his own three-finger method of picking the ...

Earl Scruggs: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know Heavy.com

Earl Scruggs, who popularized the three-finger banjo style and was a pioneer of bluegrass music, was celebrated with a Google Doodle on January 11, 2019. He is a member of the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame, which describes him as an “important figure in ...

Who Was Earl Scruggs? 'Cripple Creek' Musician Honored By Google Doodle International Business Times

On Friday, Google Doodle honored legendary bluegrass musician Earl Scruggs, who revolutionized how the modern banjo is played. For the uninitiated, Scruggs pioneered the widely used three-finger method of picking — now known as “Scruggs style” ...

Google honors Earl Scruggs Shelby Star

Earl Scruggs' talent has been recognized by the Grammy's, tributes by famous performers and at the music hall in Shelby that carries his name. But he got an unexpected recognition Friday when a cartoon image of him showed up as the Google Doodle of the ...

Earl Scruggs Celebrated With Google Doodle The Boot

Bluegrass fans will see a familiar face if they're searching the internet on Friday (Jan. 11): The iconic Earl Scruggs is the subject of the day's Google Doodle. Access Google.com on Friday, and you'll be greeted with an animated likeness of banjo ...

Google Doodle Honors Banjo-Picking Bluegrass Legend Earl Scruggs TIME

Google honored banjo-picking bluegrass legend Earl Scruggs with its Google Doodle on Friday. Scruggs, who pioneered a musical style known as the “Scruggs style” which became integral to bluegrass, died in 2012 at age 88. The animated Doodle shows ...

Google honors musician Earl Scruggs with new Doodle UPI.com

Jan. 11 (UPI) -- Google is paying homage to renowned musician and banjo player Earl Scruggs with a new Doodle. Scruggs was born in 1924 in North Carolina where he grew up on a farm. He joined Bill Monroe's Blue Grass Boys band when he turned 21 ...

Today's Google Doodle celebrates banjo pickin' legend Earl Scruggs FOX43.com

Today's Google Doodle celebrates banjo legend Earl Scruggs, whose three-fingered method of picking the strings changed the sound of music forever. The Doodle includes a gif of Scruggs' picking style of playing the banjo. From Google's tribute post to ...

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