—Cradle of Country Music Tour —While hosting the WROL studios in the late 1940s and 1950s, this building served as the center of a new movement in country music - bluegrass. The legendary duo Flatt and Scruggs used WROL as their home base for radio performances and touring. The Osborne Brothers, Cope Brothers, and other bluegrass pioneers performed regularly at WROL.
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|Date Added||Friday, June 8th, 2018 at 1:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 236862 N 3983935|
|Decimal Degrees||35.96438333, -83.91790000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 35° 57.863', W 83° 55.074'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||35° 57' 51.78" N, 83° 55' 4.4399999999999" W|
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|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling South|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 529-531 S Gay St, Knoxville TN 37902, US|
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