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The Rough Guide to the Roots of Country Music

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Long Play Vinyl
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1
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Release Date:
31-01-2020
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605633139143
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Slip Sleeve (CD or Vinyl)
Catalog Number:
RGNET1391LP
The Rough Guide to the Roots of Country Music
The Rough Guide to the Roots of Country Music

Description

From the pioneering string bands and old-time banjo maestros to country music's first superstar Jimmie Rodgers, this Rough Guide features many of the trailblazing artists who paved the way for the country music explosion to come.

Featuring other great names in early country music including The Carter Family and Uncle Dave Macon. Includes classic tracks from the legendary Bristol sessions in 1927 - country music's big bang. The perfect overview of the many different styles and key performers of early country music on one album, it has been lovingly remastered using pioneering restoration techniques. From the pioneering string bands and old-time banjo maestros to country music's first superstar Jimmie Rodgers, this Rough Guide features many of the trailblazing artists who paved the way for the country music explosion to come.

Featuring other great names in early country music including The Carter Family and Uncle Dave Macon. Includes classic tracks from the legendary Bristol sessions in 1927 - country music's big bang. The perfect overview of the many different styles and key performers of early country music on one album, it has been lovingly remastered using pioneering restoration techniques.

Tracks

  1. Name
  2. Uncle Dave Macon & Sam McGee - Way Down The Old Plank Road
  3. Jimmie Rodgers - Somewhere Down Below The Dixon Line
  4. J.P. Nester - Train On The Island
  5. Darby & Tarlton - Sweet Sarah Blues
  6. East Texas Serenaders - Acorn Stomp
  7. Cliff Carlisle - Chicken Roost Blues
  8. Fiddlin' John Carson & His Virginia Reelers - Gonna Swing On The Golden Gate
  9. Dock Boggs - Old Rub Alcohol Blues
  10. The Carter Family - Wildwood Flower
  11. Charlie Poole & The North Carolina Ramblers - Leaving Home
  12. Eck Robertson & Family - Texas Wagoner
  13. B.F. Shelton - Darling Cora
  14. Fruit Jar Guzzlers - Stack-O-Lee
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