Country Music: The Rough Guide
The Rough Guide to Country is the ultimate handbook to one of America's richest and most firmly rooted musical traditions.
Covering every phase of the music, from western swing and bluegrass to the "alternative country" sound of the 1990s, it's both a record buyer's guide and an encyclopedia, weaving the careers of individual artists into the bigger story of the genre's development as a whole.
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Probably the best encyclopedic treatment of country music since The Encyclopedia of Country Music (LJ 11/15/98), which was sponsored by the Country Music Association, this work provides a crash course ... Read full review
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