Bluegrass greats Sam Bush, left, and Del McCoury perform at Wide Open Bluegrass last year in Raleigh.
Bluegrass greats Sam Bush, left, and Del McCoury perform at Wide Open Bluegrass last year in Raleigh. Scott Sharpe ssharpe@newsobserver.com
Bluegrass greats Sam Bush, left, and Del McCoury perform at Wide Open Bluegrass last year in Raleigh. Scott Sharpe ssharpe@newsobserver.com
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