The Leonard Lopate Show Published by The Leonard Lopate Show Man of Constant Sorrow Listen 27 min Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/59476/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend Ralph Stanley looks back on his long career as the patriarch of old-time mountain music. In Man of Constant Sorrow, he tells the story of how music now popular around the world was created by two brothers from a dying southern mountain culture.