Grammy-winner Marty Stuart to present free show

by SOPHIE KRUSE | Reporter Published:

The stage will be taken by Marty Stuart on July 26 at 10 p.m.

The show is free and open to the public. The only cost is $3 for parking.

Stuart is a five-time Grammy winning singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist performing in the rockabilly, honky-tonk and country genres. He's toured with Johnny Cash and played with Bill Monroe, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins.

"We're always looking for an iconic entertainer," said Johnny Kocisko, president of Streetsboro Family Days.

Stuart's work includes 16 studio albums, four compilation albums and 34 singles.

This includes playing on the "Class of '55" album that featured Perkins, Roy Orbison and Lewis.

He is a member of the board of the Country Music Foundation and has been a Grand Ole Opry member since 1992.

Some of his notable singles include "Arlene," "Hillbilly Rock," "Till I Found You," "Now That's Country" and "Honky Tonkin's What I Do Best."

"Saturday Night & Sunday Morning" is the double album that Stuart will be releasing on Sept. 30 on his own Superlatone label, backed by the Fabulous Superlatives -- with members Kenny Vaughan, Paul Martin and Harry Stinson.

For more Streetsboro Family Days fun, see related stories:

Streetsboro Family Days begins July 24

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2014 Streetsboro Family Days schedule of events

 

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