Alabama Musicians:: Musical Heritage from the Heart of Dixie

Alabama Musicians:: Musical Heritage from the Heart of Dixie

C.S. Fuqua


within the past due Nineteen Sixties and early Nineteen Seventies, mythical artists like Aretha Franklin, the Rolling Stones, Willie Nelson and Bob Dylan traveled to North Alabama to list with the Muscle Shoals Rhythm part, often referred to as the Swampers. yet Alabama hasn't simply attracted musical stars with its talent--it additionally has a heritage of making stars of its personal. sign up for writer and musician C.S. Fuqua as he showcases the breadth of Alabama's musical expertise during the profiles and tales of its ancient performers and innovators. From the "father of the blues," W.C. convenient, to Hank Williams, the originator of recent nation song, to folks song hero Odetta and everybody in among, this can be an exceptional compendium of Alabama's groundbreaking track makers.

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