Wade Mainer

Farewell to Wade Mainer

Farewell to Wade Mainer

The Madison County NC Arts Council has word that traditional banjo player Wade Mainer has died at age 104: Born in Stoney Knob North Carolina in 1907, Wade Mainer performed professionally beginning in 1932. He performed with his brother J.E. as part of  Mainer’s Mountaineers and later continued with his own group, The Sons of […]

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