• The Best of Larry Rice from Rebel

    Rebel Records has announced the September 30 release of If You Only Knew...The Best of Larry Rice. This retrospective collection will include 16 cuts from Larry's five albums with the label between 1986 and 2005. Larry died in 2006 following

  • Indian Ranch, circa 1972

    We've been in touch recently with Fred Robbins, a photographer and bluegrass enthusiast who has posted a brilliant set of photos from the 1972 Country Gentlemen Festival at Indian Ranch online. This was the first such festival hosted by the

  • Larry Rice tribute on WorldWideBluegrass.com

    Uncle Billy Dunbar, a host at WorldWideBluegrass.com will be "spinning" a tribute to the late Larry Rice on Thursday May 10, 2007. Larry Rice was the mandolin playing brother of guitar hero Tony Rice. Larry passed away last year during the

  • Larry Rice tribute in FL paper

    Thanks to reader Larry Jackson, who tipped us to this lovely Larry Rice tribute which appears in this morning's Citrus County Chronicle. The article by Nancy Kennedy contains quotes from Larry's widow, Linda, brothers Ronnie and Wyatt, and mom Louise

  • Larry Rice – obituary

    Thanks to Reed Franklin who sent us the following. St. Petersburg Times / Citrus County Edition. RICE, LARRY PRENTIS, 57, of Crystal River, died Saturday (May 13, 2006) at Citrus Memorial Health System, Inverness. Born in Danville, Va., he came here 28

  • Larry Rice passes

    We learn from our friend Mark Johnson that Larry Rice has passed away after a long battle with cancer. Bluegrass fans know Larry from his time with JD Crowe and the Kentucky Mountain Boys, and his later work with brothers