Stars of Country Music: Uncle Dave Macon to Johnny Rodriguez

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Bill C. Malone, Judith McCulloh
University of Illinois Press, 1975 - Music - 476 pages
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A collection of essays, written in celebration of the fiftieth anniversary of the Grand Ole Opry, that provides portraits of the personal lives and careers of nineteen country music stars, with a chapter devoted to early pioneers such as Fiddlin' John Carson, and Carl T. Sprague.
 

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So this is old country music, hey? Well, i gonna tell you that this might be a great book!!!! :-)

Contents

Uncle Dave Macon Charles Wolfe
40
Vernon Dalhart Walter Darrell Haden
64
Bradley Kincaid D K Wilgus
86
The Carter Family John Atkins
95
Jimmie Rodgers Chris Comber and Mike Paris
121
Gene Autry Douglas B Green
142
Bob Wills Charles R Townsend
157
Roy Acuff Elizabeth Schlappi
179
Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs Neil V Rosenberg
255
Chet Atkins William Ivey
274
Johnny Cash Frederick E Danker
289
Loretta Lynn Dorothy A Horstman
309
Merle Haggard Paul Hemphill
326
Charley Pride Ann Malone
340
Tom T Hall William C Martin
357
Johnny Rodriguez Ann Malone and Bill C Malone
377

Bill Monroe Ralph Rinzler
202
Ernest Tubb Townsend Miller
222
Hank Williams Roger M Williams
237
Contributors
447
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Bill Malone is professor of history emeritus at Tulane University.

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