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Merle Travis Day Celebration & Hall of Fame Business Meeting - January 31st, 2015 - Merle Travis Music Center 750 Cleaton Rd. Powderly, Kentucky

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Congratulations to our 2014 International Home of the Legends Thumbpicking Championship Winners and Hall of Fame Inductees!

Traditional Category:

1)Parker Hastings

2)Tie between Dave Duncan and Richard Keelin

3)Evan Twitty

4)Jeffery Wilson

Contemporary  Category:

1)Parker Hastings

2)Jim Caudill

3)Sojourner McClure

4)Evan Twitty

5)Richard Keelin

Grand Champion – Parker Hastings


2014 National Thumbpickers Hall of Fame Inductees:

Living Thumbpicker – Doyle Dykes

Deceased Thumbpicker – Billy Sigers

Thumbpicker of the Year – Tommy Emmanuel

Recording of the Year – Brooks Robertson / John Standefer “We Came to Play”

Supporting Musician – Greg Martin (of the Kentucky Headhunters)

Supporting Fan – Margaret Hibbs

Horizon Award – Parker Hastings

President’s Award - Matt & Deena Ashley Baumgart