If you have never listened to the music of Doc Watson, do yourself a favor. Whatever mood you’re in, you’ll appreciate his smooth, commanding baritone, his masterful touch on the guitar and his ever present wit.
From a Seattle Times article: “Overall, Doc will be remembered as one of America’s greatest folk musicians. I would say he’s one of America’s greatest musicians,” said David Holt, a longtime friend and collaborator who compared Watson to Lead Belly, Bill Monroe, Muddy Waters and Earl Scruggs.”
The music world did lose a legendary talent.
Here’s the story about his passing.
Here’s a wiki article about him.