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343 Star Starred
Royce Hall at UCLA
340 Royce Drive Los Angeles, CA 90095
310-825-2101
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4.8 / 5 Rated by 6 members
Review from Patricia Price
Red Velvet 26 events 16 reviews

We were thoroughly entertained. We have seen Ralph Stanley several times and new this event would be great. However, Cherryholmes made the evening twice as entertaining. It was a wonderful surprise and we are now big fans of them too.

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Review from Paul K.
175 events 124 reviews

Both bands very excellent, and it was an honor to see the living legend, Ralph Stanley, in person. It was my first time seeing him. Although he seemed bored at times, and kept looking at his watch, his band delivered, and the opening act,...continued

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Review from urbangirlla
16 events 9 reviews

It was great to see and hear Ralph Stanley in person. He is a remarkable artist. (As I am not a fan of Cherryholmes, I would have preferred a shorter set from them.)

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Quotes & Highlights

See videos of Ralph Stanley and Cherryholmes at the UCLA Live website.

Description

Generations of bluegrass stars align over Royce Hall. Living legend Ralph Stanley shaped post- war American music with the Stanley Brothers, and recently was re-introduced to the world via his indelible a cappella rendition of “O Death” on the “O Brother! Where Art Thou?” soundtrack. Nashville’s family-band sensation Cherryholmes is led by bearded patriarch Jere and mandolinist mom Jenny Lee, joined by their kids Cia Leigh (banjo), B.J. (fiddle), Skip (mandolin) and Kate (fiddle). Mixing old-time chops and new-attitude spins, the group has become the top-selling bluegrass band with three acclaimed albums and irrepressible live concerts.

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