Tag: Audey Ratliff

James Alan Shelton benefit concert this month

| June 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Following the recent passing of James Alan Shelton, several of his friends and admirers in Kingsport, TN are putting on a benefit concert in his name. Monies raised will be donated to James’ widow, Greta Shelton, to assist with such medical bills as may remain outstanding. […]


Audey Ratliff remembers James Alan Shelton

| June 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Among the many people mourning the loss of James Alan Shelton today is his good friend, Audey Ratliff. Many people know Audey through his luthiery, as the owner of Ratliff Mandolins. He and James grew up in the same part of east Tennessee, and were […]