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The Resource Meeting Jimmie Rodgers : how America's original roots music hero changed the pop sounds of a century, Barry Mazor

Meeting Jimmie Rodgers : how America's original roots music hero changed the pop sounds of a century, Barry Mazor

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Meeting Jimmie Rodgers : how America's original roots music hero changed the pop sounds of a century
Title
Meeting Jimmie Rodgers
Title remainder
how America's original roots music hero changed the pop sounds of a century
Statement of responsibility
Barry Mazor
Title variation
Meeting Jimmie Rodgers
Title variation remainder
how Americas original roots music hero changed the pop sounds of a century
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the life and career of "the father of country music" examining his influence on American popular music and culture as well as the little-known circumstances of his personal life
Biography type
individual biography
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309173
Cataloging source
DLC
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Mazor, Barry
Dewey number
782.421642092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML420.R753
LC item number
M39 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Rodgers, Jimmie
  • Country musicians
Target audience
adult
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how America's original roots music hero changed the pop sounds of a century
Label
Meeting Jimmie Rodgers : how America's original roots music hero changed the pop sounds of a century, Barry Mazor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 355-361) and index
Contents
Meeting Jimmie Rodgers halfway -- The man who walked into Southern show business -- Close to the ground : the singing brakeman -- America's Blue Yodeler no. 1 : this white guy sings blues, too -- America's Blue Yodeler no. 2 : instigator of blue yodelmania -- International multimedia star -- Doomed singer-songwriter with guitar -- The late, great Jimmie Rodgers -- South by Southwest : an easterner in a cowboy hat -- Back East : the hillbilly echo, 1933-1947 -- Some sort of folksinger? -- The father of country music -- Rough and rowdy ways : to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame -- Sentiments in context : the return of vaudeville Jimmie -- High-powered mamas : women and the music of Jimmie Rodgers -- Down the old road to home
Control code
2008041924
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
viii, 376 p.
Isbn
9780199891863
Lccn
2008041924
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn255902700
Label
Meeting Jimmie Rodgers : how America's original roots music hero changed the pop sounds of a century, Barry Mazor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 355-361) and index
Contents
Meeting Jimmie Rodgers halfway -- The man who walked into Southern show business -- Close to the ground : the singing brakeman -- America's Blue Yodeler no. 1 : this white guy sings blues, too -- America's Blue Yodeler no. 2 : instigator of blue yodelmania -- International multimedia star -- Doomed singer-songwriter with guitar -- The late, great Jimmie Rodgers -- South by Southwest : an easterner in a cowboy hat -- Back East : the hillbilly echo, 1933-1947 -- Some sort of folksinger? -- The father of country music -- Rough and rowdy ways : to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame -- Sentiments in context : the return of vaudeville Jimmie -- High-powered mamas : women and the music of Jimmie Rodgers -- Down the old road to home
Control code
2008041924
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
viii, 376 p.
Isbn
9780199891863
Lccn
2008041924
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn255902700

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