Quotes by Doc Watson

About Doc Watson:

Arthel Lane "Doc" Watson was an American guitarist, songwriter, and singer of bluegrass, folk, country, blues, and gospel music. Watson won seven Grammy awards as well as a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award. Watson's flatpicking skills and knowledge of traditional American music are highly regarded. He performed with his son, guitarist Merle Watson, for over 15 years until Merle's death in 1985 in an accident on the family farm.

Author Bio

  • NameDoc Watson
  • DescriptionAmerican guitarist, songwriter and singer
  • AliasesArthel Lane Watson
  • BornMarch 3, 1923
  • DiedMay 29, 2012
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionGuitarist; Singer-songwriter; Street Artist; Banjoist; Musician
  • AwardsNational Medal Of Arts; Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award