Ricky Skaggs, Doc Watson Among Sugar Hill’s Master Series

Ricky Skaggs and Doc Watson will be the subject of the Sugar Hill Records’ Americana Master Series with new compilation albums due on July 8. Watson’s releases for the label span from 1960 through 2006. Selections on the collection include solo work, as well as duets with Marty Stuart, Bryan Sutton and son Merle Watson. Skaggs’ collection includes early recordings like “I’ll Stay Around” and “Little Cabin Home on the Hill.” Skaggs was also a member of the bluegrass band Boone Creek whose album, One Way Track, was Sugar Hill’s first release as a label in 1978.