Needing a fresh start, John Lomax and his son (eventually other son Alan in june), left from Dallas in
March 1932 to promote his 20 year old Cowboy Songs book
Alan was struck by the emotional folk music that he heard and wanted to preserve the music for
Reading Summary Assignment
Prior to the Lomaxes, folk music was documented and preserved purely through
collected transcriptions and manuscripts. They collectively, with the Louisiana musician
Lead Belly leading the way for folk musicians, pioneer
Music Performance Description Assignment
At the start of Bob Dylans performance of Like a Rolling Stone, we are greeted with
loud boos from the audience as Dylan tunes his guitar in preparation with the rest of his band.
On stage there is Dylan fr
Prompt: Why is Country Music marketed to and consumed primarily by a white audience?
Described as, a style of music that developed in the southern and western U.S. that often
contains lyrics relating to the lives of people who live i