4-CD set with built-in booklet. Includes 98 songs by Bill Monroe, some of which have never before been released, or have never before been released in the United States.It’s the rare artist who virtually invents a genre single-handedly, and there’s no artist in any genre whose work has remained as dominant a force as Bill Monroe. The songs here not only define bluegrass, they remain the core of any bluegrass band’s repertoire. Monroe added a dose of sophistication to traditional hillbilly music–intricate group harmonies, expert musicianship–and he rehearsed his Blue Grass Boys for hours on end. MCA’s lavish 4 CD set covers 60 years and 98 songs, adding detailed notes and anecdotes. Beginning with 1936 duets with brother Charlie, the list of Blue Grass Boys reads like a roster of legends: Flatt and Scruggs, Chubby Wise, Mac Wiseman, Jimmy Martin, Vassar Clements, Sonny Osborne, Bobby Hicks, Kenny Baker, Bill Keith, Del McCoury, Peter Rowan, and Richard Greene; the list goes on and on, as does the legacy of Monroe’s music. –Marc Greilsamer
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The Gosts Country Stampede Music Festival T Shirt For Womens Is The 100% Organic Cotton T Shirt With A Soft Touch And Quality Printing Techniques,Soft, Hand-washable Or Machine-washable,If You Need Customize
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For pianists and singers looking to perform the most famous country music, this songbook offers great value and years of enjoyment. These 17 selections are not only among country’s most popular songs; they are also great fun to play and sing! Titles: Amazed (Lonestar)
* American Honey (Lady Antebellum)
* Before He Cheats (Carrie Underwood)
* The Dance (Garth Brooks)
* How Do I Live (LeAnn Rimes)
* I Could Not Ask for More (Sara Evans)
* I Swear (John Michael Montgomery)
* If I Die Young (The Band Perry)
* I’ll Stand By You (Carrie Underwood)
* In My Daughter’s Eyes (Martina McBride)
* Jesus, Take the Wheel (Carrie Underwood)
* Live Like You Were Dying (Tim McGraw)
* Mama’s Song (Carrie Underwood)
* Stand By Your Man (Tammy Wynette)
* Take Me Home, Country Roads (John Denver)
* Teardrops on My Guitar (Taylor Swift)
* There You’ll Be (Faith Hill).
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Since its first publication in 1968, Bill C. Malone’s Country Music, U.S.A. has won universal acclaim as the definitive history of American country music. Starting with the music’s folk roots in the rural South, it traces country music from the early days of radio through the first decade of the twenty-first century. This third revised edition includes an extensive new chapter in which new coauthor Jocelyn R. Neal tracks developments in country music in the post-9/11 world, exploring the relationship between the current scene and the traditions from which the music emerged.
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How Merle Haggard Changed the Course of Country Music
Their rough-and-tumble take offered what some people heralded as a more "authentic" country sound. (Asked to define "the Nashville sound," guitarist and producer Chet Atkins would reportedly jingle the change in his pockets and say, "That's what it is.
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Tim And Myles Thompson Perform At Charles And Myrtle's Saturday
With recent performances that include the Montreal Jazz Festival, Walnut Valley Festival, Sisters Folk Festival, Pagosa Folk 'N Bluegrass Festival, and the Chet Atkins Festival, they have polished their craft to a fine luster. The duo has opened for …
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It’s time to Buck ’Em one more time! After the unprecedented success of Buck ’Em!, Omnivore Recordings is prepared to take Buck’s story to the next stage with Buck ’Em! Volume 2: The Music Of Buck Owens (1967-1975). In the same way the Volume 1 started the story, Buck ’Em! Volume 2 continues it—tracing the incredible music of Bakersfield’s hero and country icon via an impressive 50 tracks! From #1 singles like “Who’s Gonna Mow Your Grass,” “Johnny B. Goode,” and “Tall Dark Stranger,” to favorites including “Ain’t It Amazing, Gracie” and the original version of “Streets Of Bakersfield,” Buck ’Em Volume 2 continues the journey of Alvis Edgar Owens, Jr. [Buck] throughout his run into the 1970s and into the homes of America on Hee Haw. Featuring notes culled from Randy Poe’s best-selling book, Buck ’Em! The Autobiography Of Buck Owens, and featuring photos and ephemera, the legend of Buck reigns supreme with this capper to the iconic first volume of the series. With mastering from Michael Graves, whose work on Hank Williams’ The Garden Spot Programs, 1950 earned him a Grammy®, the listener is not only reliving history, but hearing it better than it’s ever sounded. Buck ’Em! Volume 2: The Music Of Buck Owens (1967-1975) is not just a sequel to an impressive and successful release, it is the continuation of the appreciation of a true, American legend. Buck. Yes.
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40 of the greatest honky tonk hits by this highly influential country music legend. Includes ‘Act Naturally’, ‘Together Again’, ‘Think of Me’, ‘Love’s Gonna Live Here’ and ‘I’ve Got a Tiger By the Tail’. Double slimline jewelcase. 1999 release. The full title is ‘Streets of Bakersfield/ 40 Greatest Hits’.
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Interview with Jean Shepard: The Matriarch of Country Music Special
Throughout her illustrious career in country, Shepard was the first female artist to sell one million copies and she was the first female vocalist to overdub her voice on her albums; moreover, she was the first female country musician to make a color …
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Jean Shepherd, former Akron dance studio operator, dies at 93
Naomi Heiney, who went by her stage name of Jean Shepherd, died early Thursday at Bath Manor Special Care Center. She was 93. Mrs. Shepherd was the owner of the Jean Shepherd Dance Studio, which had several locations in the Akron area until she …
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Pedro Azo gana XXII Copa Independencia fisiculturismo & fitness internacional
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WEVL country music deejay 'Bashful Bob' Letson dies at 81
Each week for almost two decades, "Bashful Bob" Letson — WEVL's most down-home deejay and one of the great personalities in American country music radio — promised his listeners he'd be back on the air, "if the Good Lord's willing and the creeks don …
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40th anniversary of first National Aboriginal Country and Western Festival in …
Curator Dr Blake Singley said the festival acknowledged the significance of country and western music in the lives of Indigenous Australians — a genre that had been for "a long time the music of choice for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people".
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Cooder-Skaggs-White Offer Up a Banquet of American Roots Music
Among the repertory: The Delmore Brothers, Flat & Scruggs, The Louvin Brothers, Kitty Wells, Bill Monroe, Hank Williams, Bill Carlisle, Merle Travis, Hank Snow, Blind Alfred Reed, Ralph Stanley. Among the tunes: “The Family that Prays,” “Take Me to …
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Relive a favorite performer's music with tribute series
Influenced by Americana, Jazz, Country Western and Classical music, their style of guitar playing is largely built upon the thumb-picking techniques pioneered by guitar greats Merle Travis and Chet Atkins. • NIGHT FEVER: 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 26. This …
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