Cart is empty $0.00 USD

See all Country Anniversaries and News


May 8, 2021

May 8th. Birthday of Benny Martin (May 8, 1928 – March 13, 2001), an American bluegrass fiddler, multi-instrumentalist and singer/ songwriter who invented the 8-string fiddle and who had a distinctive, quite revolutionary style of playing. He played with all the greats, Roy Acuff, Bill Monroe, Don Reno, Johnnie and Jack, The Stanley Brothers and Flatt & Scruggs. This compilation from the Archive gives a nice mix of vocals and instrumentals, featuring his fine fiddling across a variety of styles.

BENNY MARTIN Just Me And My Fiddle. B.A.C.M. 298

Find an Archive CD by this artist