The Songs of Jimmie Rodgers: A Legacy in Country Music

The Songs of Jimmie Rodgers: A Legacy in Country Music

by Jocelyn R. Neal
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0253353157

ISBN-13: 9780253353153

Pub. Date: 07/01/2009

Publisher: Indiana University Press


The influence of Jimmie Rodgers on 20th-century American country music

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The influence of Jimmie Rodgers on 20th-century American country music

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780253353153
Publisher:
Indiana University Press
Publication date:
07/01/2009
Series:
Profiles in Popular Music Series
Pages:
344
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
1. Creating History: Jimmie Rodgers and the Origins of Country Music
2. Why Everybody Wanted to Be a Muleskinner
3. Still in the Jailhouse
4. T for Texas, Blues, and Southern Rock
5. Old Songs, New Songs, Yodel Songs
Appendix: List of Recordings by Chapter
Selective Bibliography
Index

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