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Neal Jones

b. 22 March 1922, Scots Hill, Tennessee, USA. He discovered guitar like a son and first done WTJS Jackson in 1940 with Eddy Arnold AS WELL AS THE Johnson Brothers. He relocated to WREC Memphis and performed lead acoustic guitar with Curly Fox And Tx Ruby but later on rejoined the Johnson Brothers at WKPT Kingsport. IN-MAY 1942, they transferred to WDOD Chattanooga, where he also performed fiddle of their program. He could just play three fiddle music and was relatively humiliated at one present to discover Curly Fox in the market. He was drafted in Oct 1942 and offered being a radar operator during Globe War II. Of these years, he performed guitar with something music group. In March 1946, he came back to utilize Arnold at WTJS, where he also included humor into his action. During the past due 40s, he also caused Billy Walker. In the first 50s, he became a speciality action at WMPS Memphis and toured with many acts like the Louvin Brothers, the Blackwood Brothers and Sonny Adam. He also became a normal over the dailyShindig Present on WFAA Dallas. Between 1954 and 1958, he proved helpful radio and tv at WBAP Fort Worthy of, Texas, where sometimes he co-hostedBarn Dance with Pat Boone and his very own dailyThe Jones Place, which at onetime acquired Willie Nelson as a normal ensemble member. His group, sometimes, included Johnny Gimble (fiddle), Paul Buskirk (mandolin), Costs Simmons (piano) and Slim Harbert (bass). In the past due 50s, he also hostedJones Junction on KTLA Shreveport, Louisiana and caused Jimmie Davis. In the first 60s, he begun to combine his executing with are a disk jockey and provided radio and tv programmes on many California and Tx channels. In 1971, he transferred to Nashville delivering syndicated displays, includingInside Nashville but through the entire 70s, he also became involved with station administration. In 1985, he made an appearance being a soloist using the Memphis Symphony Orchestra. He initial documented at WFAA Dallas, in 1953, but became a member of Columbia Information in 1954 and documented several classes for the label. A compilation of 16 of his recordings, four previously unissued, premiered in album type with a German label in 1987, where period Jones, who got the nickname of ‘Tywhop’, was surviving in pension in Waynesboro, Tennessee.

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