Bill Clifton: America's Bluegrass Ambassador to the World by Bill C Malone PDF

By Bill C Malone

ISBN-10: 0252040538

ISBN-13: 9780252040535

ISBN-10: 0252082001

ISBN-13: 9780252082009

The so much strange of bluegrass artists, invoice Clifton has loved an extended profession as a recording artist, performer, and champion of old-time tune. invoice C. Malone pens the tale of Clifton's eclectic lifestyles and influential occupation. Born right into a fashionable Maryland relatives, Clifton hooked up with old-time track as a boy. Clifton made documents round incomes a Master's measure, fifteen years within the British folks scene, and stints within the Peace Corps and Marines. but that was once just the start. heavily allied with the Carter family members, Woody Guthrie, Mike Seeger, and others, Clifton altered our very perceptions of the music--organizing one of many first open air bluegrass gala's, publishing a publication of folks and gospel criteria that grew to become a cornerstone of the people revival, and introducing either conventional and innovative bluegrass world wide. As Malone indicates, Clifton clothed the song of working-class humans within the vestments of romance, celebrating the log cabin as a safe haven from modernism that rang with the undying song of Appalachia. An unique account by means of an eminent tune historian, invoice Clifton clarifies the myths and illuminates the paradoxes of an grand musical life.

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