Southern Music, American Music

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University Press of Kentucky, 1979 - Music - 203 pages
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Southern Music/American Music is the first book to investigate the facets of American music from the South and the many popular forms that emerged from it. In this substantially revised and updated edition, Bill C. Malone and David Stricklin bring this classic work into the twenty-first century, including new material on recent phenomena such as the huge success of the soundtrack to O Brother, Where Art Thou? and the renewed popularity of Southern music, as well as important new artists Lucinda Williams, Alejandro Escovedo, and the Dixie Chicks, among others. Extensive bibliographic notes and ...

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Contents

National Discovery
18
Ragtime Blues Jazz
38
Hillbilly Cajun Gospel
58
Copyright

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Bill Malone is professor of history emeritus at Tulane University

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