C.S. Fuqua's Alabama Musicians: Musical Heritage from the Heart of Dixie PDF

By C.S. Fuqua

within the overdue Sixties and early Nineteen Seventies, mythical artists like Aretha Franklin, the Rolling Stones, Willie Nelson and Bob Dylan traveled to North Alabama to checklist with the Muscle Shoals Rhythm part, sometimes called the Swampers. yet Alabama hasn't simply attracted musical stars with its talent--it additionally has a background of constructing stars of its personal. sign up for writer and musician C.S. Fuqua as he showcases the breadth of Alabama's musical expertise throughout the profiles and tales of its old performers and innovators. From the "father of the blues," W.C. convenient, to Hank Williams, the originator of recent nation song, to folks song hero Odetta and everybody in among, this is often an remarkable compendium of Alabama's groundbreaking tune makers.

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