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The Resource 50 years down a country road, by Ralph Emery with Patsi Bale Cox

50 years down a country road, by Ralph Emery with Patsi Bale Cox

Label
50 years down a country road
Title
50 years down a country road
Statement of responsibility
by Ralph Emery with Patsi Bale Cox
Title variation
Fifty years down a country road
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Includes material on Hank Williams, Fred Rose, Marty Robbins, Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Patsy Cline, Don Gibson, Buck Owens, Roger Miller, Willie Nelson, Bobby Bare, Kris Kristofferson, Tom T. Hall, Mel Tillis, Charley Pride, Ronnie Milsap, George Jones, Tammy Wynette, Barbara Mandrell, Dolly Parton, Reba McEntire, George Strait, Ricky Skaggs, Randy Travis, Garth Brooks, Shania Twain, Trisha Yearwood, Faith Hill, Tim McGraw, the Dixie Chicks, and Marty Stuart
Summary
The country music personality looks back on half a century of music, chronicling the key events, songs, songwriters, and performers who brought country music into the hearts of millions of Americans
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
182017
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
781.64/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3524
LC item number
.E44 2000
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
50 years down a country road, by Ralph Emery with Patsi Bale Cox
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Hank Williams: elusive legend -- "Little White Boss" -- Fred Rose: the beginnings of empire -- An all-star lineup -- The wild side of life -- Let's turn back the years: Hank's final decline -- The man, the myth, the mystery -- Marty Robbins: county & western crossover giant -- The "Heartbreak Hotel" factor -- Country becomes a fighting force led by the man in black -- The long good-bye -- Ginny's heart: Patsy Cline -- Don Gibson: The Acuff-Rose heir apparent -- Bakersfield Buck -- Roger Miller -- "By Monday I'll be a drummer" -- Willie Nelson: just waiting for everyne else to catch up -- Bobby Bare: ushering in a time of contrasts -- Kudos to Kris -- The storyteller: Tom T. Hall -- Against the odds: Tillis, Pride, and Milsap -- Mr. and Mrs. county music: George Jones and Tammy Wynette -- TNN: country's coast-to-coast party -- Urban cowboy and beyond--all hat, no cattle? -- Barbara Mandrell: my little blond buddy -- Dolly Parton: a brain beneath the wigs, a heart beneath the boobs -- Reba Nell -- Back to basics: Skaggs, Strait, and Travis -- The Garth factor -- Shania and Nashville: never the Twain shall meet? -- Trisha: she's in love with the music -- The new Mr. and Mrs. country music? -- Dixie Chicks "fly" high -- Marty Stuart: the keeper of the flame
Control code
1369794
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 398 p.
Isbn
9780688177584
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
00059449
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm44633034
  • (OCoLC)44633034
Label
50 years down a country road, by Ralph Emery with Patsi Bale Cox
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Hank Williams: elusive legend -- "Little White Boss" -- Fred Rose: the beginnings of empire -- An all-star lineup -- The wild side of life -- Let's turn back the years: Hank's final decline -- The man, the myth, the mystery -- Marty Robbins: county & western crossover giant -- The "Heartbreak Hotel" factor -- Country becomes a fighting force led by the man in black -- The long good-bye -- Ginny's heart: Patsy Cline -- Don Gibson: The Acuff-Rose heir apparent -- Bakersfield Buck -- Roger Miller -- "By Monday I'll be a drummer" -- Willie Nelson: just waiting for everyne else to catch up -- Bobby Bare: ushering in a time of contrasts -- Kudos to Kris -- The storyteller: Tom T. Hall -- Against the odds: Tillis, Pride, and Milsap -- Mr. and Mrs. county music: George Jones and Tammy Wynette -- TNN: country's coast-to-coast party -- Urban cowboy and beyond--all hat, no cattle? -- Barbara Mandrell: my little blond buddy -- Dolly Parton: a brain beneath the wigs, a heart beneath the boobs -- Reba Nell -- Back to basics: Skaggs, Strait, and Travis -- The Garth factor -- Shania and Nashville: never the Twain shall meet? -- Trisha: she's in love with the music -- The new Mr. and Mrs. country music? -- Dixie Chicks "fly" high -- Marty Stuart: the keeper of the flame
Control code
1369794
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 398 p.
Isbn
9780688177584
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
00059449
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm44633034
  • (OCoLC)44633034

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