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April 21, 2016

Call it what you will. Whether you call it Hillbilly Music or Country and Western, the music that defines the south has gone global. Once the refuge for reworked and reconfigured Irish ballads is now a multi-billion dollar industry that rivals all genres as one of the most popular forms of music in the world today. While a dash of the Blues was certainly necessary to create what we now…

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Is It Music To Your Ears?

April 21, 2016

I don’t listen to music unless I’m somewhere it’s played for the masses – like supermarkets or shopping malls, places where pop songs are meant to sooth us savage beasts and keep us shopping. I’m a talk radio junkie. The only time I turn my radio to a music station is at Christmas. Christmas carols fill me with feelings of peace on earth, good will to men – that is,…

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How Did Country Music Started?

April 21, 2016

The hillbilly music of the south is a genre of music that is beginning to grow at an immense rate throughout the United States. Originating in Bristol Tennessee, country music is a type of music that integrates the blues, jazz and originally some “hillbilly folk” with a bit of swing, and just recently some pop has been added to the sound. The lyrics represent the “faithfully charted vicissitudes of the…

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Today’s Top Choice for A Variety of Country Music

April 21, 2016

While it used to be country music was left in the background as rock and other forms of music took center stage, that’s just not the case any more. Country is keeping in step with every major trend that hits the industry. This is perhaps best evidenced by the abundance of country music downloads available for MP3 player and computer owners. Country music downloads have equal billing with rock, hip-hop,…

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Cowboy Hats And The Classic Country Stars Who Wore Them

April 21, 2016

Most people know that the cowboy hat is the pinnacle of any true American cowboys outfit. It is a familiar addition to a western wardrobe no matter where you are. It’s hard to find something that is equally iconic. Nothing says Wild West more than a cowboy hat. Classic country music is still popular today, and not just among country music fans. You can still hear country music legends such…

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Country Music: The Sound of Music

April 21, 2016

Country music (also known as country and western music or just country western), is a blend of popular Southern US musical. With its roots deeply set in folk music, Celtic tunes, blues, and gospel music it evolved rapidly in the 1920s. The term Country Music began to be commonly used in the 1940s and was fully accepted and embraced by the mass in the 1970s, while the use of terms…

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