Episode 93: Mac Wiseman (Part 1)

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Mac talks about growing up during the Great Depression, meeting Flatt and Scruggs and joining the Foggy Mountain Boys, meeting Bill Monroe and joining his band, playing with Molly O’Day, Bill Monroe’s traveling baseball team, watching Hank Williams do five encores at his first Opry appearance, watching Hank write I’m So Lonesome I could Cry, Bob Hope refusing to play after Hank, Hank fishing with the Governor of Louisiana, Miss Audrey’s parties, Hank shooting his pistol in the house, etc.