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Kershaw, Doug(las James) locked

  • Ronnie Pugh
  •  and Travis D. Stimeling

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(b Tiel Ridge, LA, Jan 24, 1936). American Cajun and country fiddler, singer, and songwriter. Raised in a musical family in the Cajun culture of Louisiana, Kershaw began playing the fiddle at age five, learning from a variety of local and itinerant fiddlers. His family moved to Lake Arthur, Louisiana, when he was seven, and he began working as a shoeshine boy and entertaining customers with his fiddling. In ...

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