James Henry Martin (August 10, 1927 – May 14, 2005) was an American bluegrass musician, known as the "King of Bluegrass".


Jimmy Martin was born and raised in the rural farming town of Sneedville, Tennessee. At the age of four, he lost his father, Ease Martin, to pneumonia. To help ...


From the Archives:  Jimmy Martin at the Carlisle Bluegrass Festival at ... - Interview with Wayne Winkler, “Jimmy Martin: Too Wild for the Grand Ole Opry,” ...


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Before long I picked up my first Jimmy Martin record (his second of two at the time ), and connected with one of the greatest musical forces bluegrass has ever ...


For anyone wanting an introduction to Jimmy Martin's music from his "classic" period (with Paul Williams and J.D. Crowe in his band), this is the place to start.


Jimmy Martin was just twenty-two years old when Bill Monroe asked him to join the Blue Grass Boys. That invitation was the start of a career that spanned half a ...


Jimmy Martin Date: 1993 December 16 Length: 195 min. Call Number: OHC182 Biography Bluegrass performer. Born August 10, 1927. Died May 14, 2005.