Singing cowboys and musical mountaineers

southern culture and the roots of country music by Bill C. Malone

Publisher: University of Georgia Press in Athens

Written in English
Published: Pages: 155 Downloads: 27
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Places:

  • Southern States

Subjects:

  • Folk music -- Southern States -- History and criticism,
  • Country music -- Southern States -- History and criticism

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementBill C. Malone.
SeriesMercer University Lamar memorial lectures ;, v. 34
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML3551 .M26 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 155 p. ;
Number of Pages155
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1710542M
ISBN 100820314838
LC Control Number92012430

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The actual canon of authentic cowboy songs is much smaller than the amount of folk songs originally from the eastern south, but an image is an image and the singing cowboy is here to stay.

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He is the author of the book Country Music, U.S.A., the first definitive academic history of country music.

Malone is Professor Emeritus of History at Tulane University and now resides in Madison, : Aug (age 85). Singing Cowboys Douglas B. Green Gibbs Smith Publisher P.O. BoxLayton, UT $ An audio cd of music packs added punch to the review of Western cowboy music's development and colorful characters in SINGING COWBOYS, which charts a bygone era when cowboys sang, yodeled, and were.

In the spring ofOhio-born Leonard Slye, the cowboy singer who would later change his name to Roy Rogers, arrived in California and found work as a truck driver, and later as a fruit picker for the Del Monte company in California's Central ated acts: Roy Rogers.

Autry’s success spawned a herd of aspiring singing cowboys, such as Tex Ritter and Roy Rogers. Tex Ritter () starred in more musical westerns than any other singing cowboy before him. He sang in a rich, knotty baritone voice about cattle drives and campfires making him a great performer for cowboy music.

His other books include Don’t Get Above Your Raisin’: Country Music and the Southern Working Class, Singing Cowboys and Musical Mountaineers: Southern Culture and the Roots of Country Music, and Southern Music: American Music.

JOCELYN R. NEAL is Associate Professor of Music at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. For Musicians and Music Lovers Books about music, musicians and the process of making music.

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The one shortcoming with Malone's overview, however, arises precisely from. And when Carl T. Sprague recorded the first hit cowboy record ("When the Work's All Done This Fall") inthe singing cowboy as we know him was born.

A singing cowboy himself, Douglas B. Green (better known as Ranger Doug from the Grammy-award-winning group Riders In The Sky) is uniquely suited to write the story of the singing cowboy. Roy Rogers (born Leonard Franklin Slye, November 5, – July 6, ) was an American singer, actor, and television was one of the most popular Western stars of his era.

Known as the "King of the Cowboys", he appeared in over films and numerous radio and television episodes of The Roy Rogers many of his films and television episodes, he appeared.

His most recent book is Singing Cowboys and Musical Mountaineers: Southern Culture and the Roots of Country Music (Athens: University of Georgia Press, ). 68 in some of the mountain counties of the South. King of the Cowboys ROY ROGERS introduces Cole Porter's brand new western ballad, "DON'T FENCE ME IN" in the film, "HOLLYWOOD CANTEEN".

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