Doyle Lawson nominated for major award

POSTED: 8:52 AM Oct 23 2013   UPDATED: 9:09 AM Oct 23 2013
Doyle Lawson

Legendary mandolin player Doyle Lawson, from Sullivan County, and his band, Quicksilver, are up for yet another major music award.

The seven time award-winning Vocal Group of the Year has been nominated for the title again, this year at the 19th-annual Inspirational Country Music Awards. They're also up for Inspirational Bluegrass Artist of the Year.

Doyle Lawson was inducted into the International Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame last year at the Ryman Auditorium.

The awards ceremony is Thursday night at 7:00 p.m.