Tuesday, February 23, 2016

The Legendary Stan Rogers Honoured with Greatest Hamiltonian Award

Legendary Steel City singer/songwriter Stan Rogers was honoured posthumously with a Greatest Hamiltonian of the Year award.  The folk icon was recognized at the Hamilton Heritage Awards on Saturday, February 21, 2016.  His widow, Ariel Rogers, was on-hand to accept the well-deserved honour.

Stan Rogers, who passed away in 1983, became an indelible part of the Canadian folk scene and left behind a tremendous legacy. He was a tremendous Hamilton musical ambassador.

Click here for a Spectator article on the awards.

Links: Stan RogersMore Stan Rogers Stories, Videos above courtesy of Quantorful

Blast from the Past: Stan Rogers on CBC's Best Canadian Songs List

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