Kentucky Historical Society

Interview with Bert Monroe Layne

Date of Interview: 

Mon, 01/16/1978




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NOTE: This interview was edited by interviewer to cover Mr. Layne's music career and has several lengthy gaps. Mr. Layne recalls the country/western singers and musicians that he was acquainted with: names individuals and bands: comments on the "Old Skillet Lickers" band that he was a member of, names other band members: gives the call letters of radio stations where they performed: speaks of his feelings toward "The Grand Old Opry Association". [Also present during the interview was Layne's friend Bert "Pappy" Taylor].

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