Gordon Terry: 1931-2006

CMT.com is reporting that legendary fiddler and former Bluegrass Boy Gordon Terry passed away on Sunday (4/9) after lengthy battles with multiple illnesses. We will post more information and any obituaries or tributes we find in the next few days.

UPDATE: Here is the tribute that ran in today’s Nashville Tennessean, and a brief report that has been carried by the Associated Press. Gordon’s hometown paper, the Decatur Daily, also carried a nice tribute yesterday.

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John Lawless

John had served as primary author and editor for The Bluegrass Blog from its launch in 2006 until being folded into Bluegrass Today in September of 2011. He continues in that capacity here, managing a strong team of columnists and correspondents.