Last Modified: 2011-07-19
father of blue grass music
rock and roll
The banjo is often called Americas instrument
Progression versus nastalgina (looking back at the good old days)
XERA DelRay TX million watts
He was a "doctor" who broadcasted on the radio ads for his surgeries, people often died from his surgeries. He got people to listen to his radio station by hiring country musicians to play on his station.
only recording with a taboreen (playing the back beat)
re-creation of a minstrel era performance
composed by Dan Emmett
musical equivalent of the olde confederate flag
very fast and bright sounding, became know as the Scruggs style banjo which is key to bluegrass music
a marketing term that was invented by the marketing company in the 1920's to sell country music
segregation laws of the southern states following the Civil War. “Jim Crow” was a stock
character in the minstrel shows, a bumbling, comic, simple-minded black man with
exaggerated features, rolling eyes, and comic threadbare clothing. A racist image that
continues to reverberate in American culture.
1) stories about how nice it is to be a slave in the south fishing
2) humiliating stories, creating comical characters
about making relatives (networking and reconnecting)
arbor (performance areas
a rock band from Albaquerque NM
an activist/musician. As a
teenager Tom Bee undertook a search of his roots and became involved in the Red Power
Movement. He now runs a native record company SOUND OF AMERICA, dedicated to
producing and distributing Native American popular music.
over 300 women and children were massacured by the army
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