This illustrated A-Z guide covers more than 700 country music artists, groups, and bands. Articles also cover specific genres within country music as well as instruments used. Written in a lively, engaging style, the entries not only outline the careers of country music's greatest artists, they provide an understanding of the artist's importance or failings, and a feeling for his or her style. Select discographies are provided at the end of each entry, while a bibliography and indexes by instrument, musical style, genre, and song title round out the work. For a full list of entries, a generous selection of sample entries, and more, visit the Country Music: A Biographical Dictionary website.The Legendary Roy Orbison, Sony Music Special Productions 46809. ... are PROGRESSIVE BLUEGRASS/ country musicians who have pioneered the use of amplified instruments in bluegrass, as well as drums and PEDAL STEEL GUITARS.
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