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Clifton, Bill [Marburg, William August]locked

  • Ronnie Pugh
  •  and Lee Bidgood


(b Riderwood, MD, April 5, 1931). American singer, guitarist, and autoharp player. Inspired by hearing and meeting with the Carter family, he gave his earliest performances on local radio stations while a student at the University of Virginia. In 1953 he formed the Dixie Mountain Boys, a bluegrass group. After it disbanded in ...

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