Merle Travis

Precipice

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Precipice
Merle Travis
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"Come and listen you fellers, so young and so fine,
And seek not your fortune in the dark, dreary mines.
It will form as a habit and seep in your soul,
‘Till the stream of your blood is as black as the coal."

-Merle Travis, "Dark as a Dungeon"

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Merle Haggard returns to the legendary Floore's Country Store in Helotes
On Thursday, March 14, Merle Haggard is scheduled to take the stage for an encore appearance at the historic Floore's Country Store in downtown Helotes, Texas, just beyond the outskirts of San Antonio. In his 51-year, still vital recording career, the …
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Win an Autographed Deluxe Triple Vinyl Copy of Nitty Gritty Dirt Band's Will
… and blues luminaries as primary and guest artists, including Mother Maybelle Carter, Roy Acuff, Doc Watson, Earl Scruggs, Merle Travis, Jimmy Martin, and others, as well as compositions by Acuff, Scruggs, Travis, Martin, Hank Williams, and Joni …
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T Bone Burnett Explains His Musical Influences
Chet Atkins and Merle Travis learned to fingerpick from him, which is the very beginning of rock and roll, the style that came to be known as Travis picking. 8. Flannery O'Connor “Parker's Back” She writes more truly about the South than any other …
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Bluegrass fest hits Havasu
It's dark as a dungeon way down in the mines,” is a song written and performed by Merle Travis, which depicts the life of a miner in Appalachian country – Johnny Cash sang a version on the song on his famous album, “At Folsom Prison Live.” As Bluegrass …
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Chet Atkins: The Lasting Influence Of 'Mr. Guitar'
Hall uses the tricky right-hand technique that Atkins adopted from Kentuckian Merle Travis and refined in the 1940s and '50s. "It revolves around a bass note," Hall says. "The fingers … Merle used one, Chet thought Merle was using two. …
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The Portable Walt Whitman

The Portable Walt Whitman


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The Essential Slim Whitman

The Essential Slim Whitman


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One of the most unique country music stylists of all time, Slim Whitman remains one of the music’s true legends & one of its most …
Very Best of
2010 UK 26-track CD album comprising classic recordings from the legendary and prolific Slim Whitman, whose unique high-baritone v…
Yodeling Country Songs/City Hits
UK two-on-one reissue combines two of ‘America’s Favorite Folksinger’s’ out-of-print albums together on one CD, ‘Yodeling’ (1963…

WHITMAN, SLIM: COLLECTION (2CD)

WHITMAN, SLIM: COLLECTION (2CD)


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Essential Slim Whitman
Brand new 3CD set featuring classic recordings1952-1981 from the legendary andprolific Slim Whitman.This complete collection conta…
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2010 UK 26-track CD album comprising classic recordings from the legendary and prolific Slim Whitman, whose unique high-baritone v…
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Irish Songs the Slim Whitman Way/Reminiscing

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Ernest Whitman

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The Very Best of Slim Whitman [EMI]

The Very Best of Slim Whitman [EMI]


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