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"Girls with Guitars"

A lot of talented instrumentalists have blessed country music over the years.  But sometimes we forget the women.  Here are some reminders that women sometimes can outpick the men. 64 more words

Highways

Appalachian Trail at The Carter Fold

One unique music venue that is near Johnson City, Tennessee is built right next to a general store that was owned by a man who helped create the genre of country music. 456 more words

Events In Music

The Influence Of Maybelle Carter On World Music (Assignment)

The following is an assignment that I worked on for my History Of Music Class. The entire premise was to select one musician from a list of names given to us and write about their influence on World Music. 1,958 more words

May 10: Happy Birthday Bono and Fred Astaire

Paul Hewson, known universally by his performing name of Bono, turns 57 today.  He has been one of the most important figures in rock in the last four decades as the lead vocalist and lyricist for U2.  1,253 more words

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