The short but brilliant life of Jimmie Rodgers / 16 exciting performances by The Father of Country ... The short but brilliant life of Jimmie Rodgers / 16 exciting performances by The Father of Country ...

The short but brilliant life of Jimmie Rodgers / 16 exciting performances by The Father of Country Music -- on long play for the first time (VINYL LP)

Rodgers, Jimmie

Published by Radio Corporation of America, 1963
Used Condition: Near Fine Hardcover
From Cat's Curiosities (Pahrump, NV, U.S.A.)

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Not a book but a 12-inch, 33-1/3 rpm, "Long Play" (mono, monaural) vinyl record, RCA Victor LPM-2634, near-mint vinyl in a very-good-plus jacket. In fact, simply by standing up and performing his songs at the microphone, front and center with his guitar, The Singing Brakeman (1897-1933, tuberculosis) was the Father not merely of Country Music, but of much of what we now recognize as the basic performance style of blues, folk, and rock, as well. Features "In The Jailhouse Now No. 1" (Feb. 15, 1928, Camden, N.J.); "Blue Yodel No. 10" (Feb. 6, 1932, Dallas, Texas); "Nobody Knows But Me" (Nov. 25, 1929, Atlanta, Georgia); "Blue Yodel No. 11" (Nov. 25, 1929, Atlanta, Georgia), etc. Catalogs $80; here reduced from $32. Bookseller Inventory # 004572

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Title: The short but brilliant life of Jimmie ...

Publisher: Radio Corporation of America

Publication Date: 1963

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

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Eclectic used and out-of-print collectable condition books and records in every genre. Cat's Curiosities closed our brick-and-mortar location in Las Vegas in late 2016, and is now an Internet-only seller, specializing in Native American; Nevada & The West; Free-market & Austrian Economics; Music & Show Business; Vintage vinyl LP records (many signed); century-old juvenile series books; Physics & Electrical Engineering, Religion & Occult.

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