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 Gilliam Banmon “G.B.” Grayson

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Gilliam Banmon “G.B.” Grayson

Birth
Ashe County, North Carolina, USA
Death
16 Aug 1930 (aged 42)
Damascus, Washington County, Virginia, USA
Burial
Laurel Bloomery, Johnson County, Tennessee, USA
Memorial ID
94940780 View Source

Revered and famous fiddler in early country music, his influence is still in effect today. Recorded many songs with guitarist Henry Whitter, which later became popular Old Time and Bluegrass standards, such as Tom Dooley, Ommie Wise, and Train 45.

Revered and famous fiddler in early country music, his influence is still in effect today. Recorded many songs with guitarist Henry Whitter, which later became popular Old Time and Bluegrass standards, such as Tom Dooley, Ommie Wise, and Train 45.


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