About The Artist
Luke and the Coonrange Drifters were heard in 1946 we learned over WHOP out of Hopkinsville, Kentucky, every Saturday afternoon from 3:00pm to 3:30pm. And they kept themselves busy doing personal appearances throughout Western Kentucky back then.
In a 1946 letter to the editor, Kermit Binkley mentions the group made their first broadcast in January 1946, starting off with three members, then by the time he wrote, they were up to six members.
Timeline and Trivia Notes
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Credits & Sources
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