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The Bristol sessions : writings about the big bang of country music, edited by Charles K. Wolfe and Ted Olson

Label
The Bristol sessions : writings about the big bang of country music
Title
The Bristol sessions
Title remainder
writings about the big bang of country music
Statement of responsibility
edited by Charles K. Wolfe and Ted Olson
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"These 19 essays offer an examination and reevaluation of the Bristol sessions--from their germination, to the actual sessions, to their place in history and continuing influence"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3524
LC item number
.B73 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Olson, Ted
  • Wolfe, Charles K
Series statement
Contributions to southern Appalachian studies
Series volume
12
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Country music
  • Sound recordings
Label
The Bristol sessions : writings about the big bang of country music, edited by Charles K. Wolfe and Ted Olson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Pt. 1. Before the Bristol sessions. Early sound recording technology and the Bristol sessions / Eric Morritt -- Pt. 2. The Bristol sessions. The legend that Peer built : reappraising the Bristol sessions / Charles K. Wolfe ; The Bristol sessions : the cast of characters / Charles K. Wolfe ; Jimmie Rodgers and the Bristol sessions / John Lilly ; Something old, something new : the Carter Family's Bristol sessions recordings / Katie Doman -- The Blackard-Shelor story : biography of a hillbilly string band / Tom Carter ; Gospel according to Bristol : the life, music and ministry of Ernest Phipps / Brandon Story ; The life of Alfred G. Karnes / Donald Lee Nelson ; The life of Blind Alfred Reed / The Rounder Collective ; The West Virginia coon hunters : on the trail of a lost mountain state string band / John Lilly -- Pt. 3. Remembering the Bristol sessions. Discovery of the first hillbilly great / Ralph Peer ; My husband, Jimmie Rodgers / Carrie Rodgers ; Before the myth was born : Claude Grant of the Tenneva Ramblers remembers Jimmie Rodgers / Richard Blaustein ; I remember Daddy / Gladys Carter Millard ; My memories of the Bristol sessions / Mabel Phelps Morrell -- Pt. 4. Musicological studies of the Bristol sessions. Ernest Stoneman's 1927 session : hillbilly recordings of gospel hymns / Jocelyn Neal ; On the vanguard of change : Jimmie Rodgers and Alfred G. Karnes in Bristol, 1927 / Thomas Townsend -- Pt. 5. After the Bristol sessions. The rest of the story : other early recording sessions in the tri-cities area / Charles K. Wolfe ; The birthplace of country music, 75 years later : the cradle still rocks / Ted Olson and Ajay Kalra
Control code
57579465
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
ix, 296 p.
Isbn
9780786419456
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005002558
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
The Bristol sessions : writings about the big bang of country music, edited by Charles K. Wolfe and Ted Olson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Pt. 1. Before the Bristol sessions. Early sound recording technology and the Bristol sessions / Eric Morritt -- Pt. 2. The Bristol sessions. The legend that Peer built : reappraising the Bristol sessions / Charles K. Wolfe ; The Bristol sessions : the cast of characters / Charles K. Wolfe ; Jimmie Rodgers and the Bristol sessions / John Lilly ; Something old, something new : the Carter Family's Bristol sessions recordings / Katie Doman -- The Blackard-Shelor story : biography of a hillbilly string band / Tom Carter ; Gospel according to Bristol : the life, music and ministry of Ernest Phipps / Brandon Story ; The life of Alfred G. Karnes / Donald Lee Nelson ; The life of Blind Alfred Reed / The Rounder Collective ; The West Virginia coon hunters : on the trail of a lost mountain state string band / John Lilly -- Pt. 3. Remembering the Bristol sessions. Discovery of the first hillbilly great / Ralph Peer ; My husband, Jimmie Rodgers / Carrie Rodgers ; Before the myth was born : Claude Grant of the Tenneva Ramblers remembers Jimmie Rodgers / Richard Blaustein ; I remember Daddy / Gladys Carter Millard ; My memories of the Bristol sessions / Mabel Phelps Morrell -- Pt. 4. Musicological studies of the Bristol sessions. Ernest Stoneman's 1927 session : hillbilly recordings of gospel hymns / Jocelyn Neal ; On the vanguard of change : Jimmie Rodgers and Alfred G. Karnes in Bristol, 1927 / Thomas Townsend -- Pt. 5. After the Bristol sessions. The rest of the story : other early recording sessions in the tri-cities area / Charles K. Wolfe ; The birthplace of country music, 75 years later : the cradle still rocks / Ted Olson and Ajay Kalra
Control code
57579465
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
ix, 296 p.
Isbn
9780786419456
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005002558
Other physical details
ill., map

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