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Kingsbury, Paul

Works: 9 works in 34 publications in 1 language and 3,328 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Encyclopedias  Pictorial works  History  Discography  Reviews  Portraits  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: ML102.C7, 781.64203
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Paul Kingsbury
Will the circle be unbroken : country music in America ( Book )
6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the history of country music in the U.S., highlighting key musicians, performances, events, and recordings, and including photographs and memorabilia from Nashville's Country Music Hall of Fame
Woodstock : three days that rocked the world ( Book )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
August 2009 marks the 40th anniversary of this seminal event. Book offers day-by-day, act-by-act account of everything that went down on Yasgur's Farm. Includes interviews and quotes from those who were there--the musicians, the fans, the organizers--and a wealth of photographs and graphic memorabilia. Book is organized in three parts: - Origins sets the stage by describing the counterculture of the time, along with the festival's organization, fundraising, buzz-building tactics, ticket selling and publicity, and site building. - The Event--the heart of the project--includes a log with a run-down of each of the 32 acts, in the order they appeared, one spread to each name. Fans and politics are also featured prominently here. - The Aftermath focuses on media coverage, follow-up festivals, Michael Wadleigh and Thelma Schoonmaker's documentary, and Woodstock's enduring legacy
The Grand Ole Opry history of country music : 70 years of the songs, the stars, and the stories by Paul Kingsbury( Book )
5 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Offers a look at the history of the Opry as an American institution, and biographical information about many Opry members, country stars
The country reader : twenty-five years of the Journal of country music ( Book )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Country Reader is an anthology of articles, reviews, and photographs originally published in the Journal of Country Music, a publication well known for its eloquent and thoroughly researched articles on country music. The Country Reader functions as an entertaining and informative primer on the history of country music, from the earliest performances and recordings on up to the recent careers of Tanya Tucker and Alan Jackson. It also includes the striking work of several outstanding photographers, complementing the lively text; and, as an aid to researchers, librarians, and longtime subscribers, it provides comprehensive subject and author listings for all articles published in the Journal of Country Music between 1971 and 1995
Country music : the complete visual history by Alanna Nash( Book )
6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Country on compact disc : the essential guide to the music ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vinyl hayride : country music album covers, 1947-1989 by Paul Kingsbury( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Country : pickers, slickers, cheatin' hearts & superstars : the music and the musicians ( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the history, people, and songs of country music, from its early origins in the late 19th century to its growth in the 1920s, through the 1980s
The encyclopedia of country music : the ultimate guide to the music by Paul Kingsbury( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To its millions of fans, country music is America's music, offering a window on the "sweet dreams" and "working man blues of ordinary American lives. The renowned Country Music Foundation, custodian of Nashville's legendary Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, has compiled a fascinating and infinitely useful guide to this beloved music genre
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