Classic Country: Legends of Country Music

Classic Country: Legends of Country Music

by Charles K. Wolfe, K. Wolfe Charles
     
 

Now for the first time, country music authority Charles K. Wolfe gathers together his profiles of 50 legends of country music, including Bill Monroe, Lefty Frizzell, and Kitty Wells.See more details below

Overview

Now for the first time, country music authority Charles K. Wolfe gathers together his profiles of 50 legends of country music, including Bill Monroe, Lefty Frizzell, and Kitty Wells.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415928267
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
12/28/2000
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 2.00(d)
Lexile:
1230L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Introduction
IFrom the Hall of Fame1
The Carter Family2
Roy Acuff19
Lefty Frizzell27
Grandpa Jones33
Pee Wee King38
Bill Monroe44
Hank Snow50
Kitty Wells56
IIFrom the Victrola63
Fiddlin' John Carson64
Vernon Dalhart70
Riley Puckett76
Charlie Poole82
The Georgia Yellow Hammers85
Darby and Tarlton89
IIIFrom the Airwaves93
Lew Childre94
The Blue Sky Boys97
Brown's Ferry Four103
Cousin Emmy106
The Monroe Brothers109
Wayne Raney114
Karl and Harty117
Bradley Kincaid125
IVFrom the Shadows: Unsung Heroes129
Tommy Magness130
Arthur Q. Smith143
Zeke and Zeb Turner146
Johnny Barfield152
The Rouse Brothers155
Seven Foot Dilly165
The Jordanaires175
DeFord Bailey178
Emmett Miller182
Tommy Jackson185
Jimmie Riddle188
VFrom the Stage: Classic Country193
Curly Fox and Texas Ruby194
The Delmore Brothers197
Don Gibson203
The Louvin Brothers215
The Statler Brothers221
Martha Carson236
The Carlisles239
Albert E. Brumley243
Stringbean247
VIFrom the West257
Girls of the Golden West258
Billie Maxwell261
Red River Dave265
Skeets McDonald268
VIINew Fogies273
Hazel and Alice274
Doc Watson279
Roy Harper285
The Freight Hoppers294
Acknowledgments300
Index301

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