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Country Soul : Making Music and Making Race in the American South / Charles L. Hughes.

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Eckhart Public Library - Main 781.642 HUG (Text) 840191002165120 Nonfiction - Main Floor Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781469622439 (hb.)
  • Physical Description: 264 pages ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC : University of North Carolina Press, 2015.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.: In the sound of the 1960s and 1970s, nothing symbolized the rift between black and white America better than the seemingly divided genres of country and soul. Yet the music emerged from the same songwriters, musicians, and producers. Drawing on interviews and rarely used archives, Hughes brings to life the daily world of session musicians, producers, and songwriters at the heart of the country and soul scenes. In doing so, he shows how the country-soul triangle gave birth to new ways of thinking about music, race, labor, and the South in this pivotal period.
Subject: Popular music > Alabama > Muscle Shoals > 1971-1980 > History and criticism.
Popular music > Tennessee > Memphis > 1971-1980 > History and criticism.
Popular music > Tennessee > Nashville > 1971-1980 > History and criticism.
Soul music > Alabama > Muscle Shoals > History and criticism.
Soul music > Tennessee > Memphis > History and criticism.
Country music > Tennessee > Nashville > History and criticism.
Popular music > Southern states > History and criticism.
Music and race > Southern states.

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