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The Downhomers

The Downhomers — sometimes spelled “Straight down Homers” or “Down-Homers” — were an Indiana-based country & western group founded in the first to mid-’40s, who had been notable for just two members: yodelling lead singer Kenny Roberts and his successor, Costs Haley. Based for a while in Fort Wayne, IN, …

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Glen Ohrlin

Glenn Ohrlin is a veteran from the cattle industry and spent some time working the rodeo circuit, both while as an acquisitive performer — enough in order that he eventually put his understanding of Western folk tracks into a publication, The Hell Bound Teach, for the College or university of …

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John Mitchum

Younger brother from the later Robert Mitchum, John Mitchum has appeared in a huge selection of movies and tv shows, usually as an actor but occasionally being a singer. Being a documenting artist, he provides recorded one record of folk tracks with Bonanza superstar Dan Blocker in 1963, but he …

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Louise Massey

In the planting season of 1928, Louise Massey fulfilled who owns an area touring circuit in Roswell, NM, and persuaded him to audition her family act. As related in Mary A. Bufwack and Robert K. Oermann’s Getting Her Tone of voice: The Saga of Ladies in Nation Music, Massey’s strategy …

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Lewis & Clarke Expedition

The country-rock group referred to as the Lewis & Clarke Expedition evolved out of several folk bands operating around LA through the mid-’60s. Shaped by Dallas songwriter Michael Martin Murphey (beneath the guise of Travis Lewis) with Owen Castleman (executing as Boomer Clarke), the music group documented one LP in …

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Dan Dalton

While attending the University of Hawaii, Dan Dalton became a specialist musician as an associate of the trio called the Dalton Boys, along with his brothers Wally and Jack. The trio was booked to open up Randy Sparks’ brand-new membership, Ledbetter’s, in Oct of 1963, so when his brothers had …

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Tango Saloon

Among the many tasks by experimental Australian guitarist/bassist/keyboardist Julian Curwin, Tango Saloon combines two of his favourite designs, tango and Ennio Morricone-inspired spaghetti European soundtracks, and 14 additional music artists from Australia’s experimental picture into 1 improv-driven group. Having a house foundation in Sydney, Tango Saloon, who frequently performed with …

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The Outlaws

The Outlaws — never to be confused using the American country act from the same name — were among a wave of instrumental groups that arrived in Uk pop/rock music through the later 1950’s and early 1960’s. At that time, Cliff Richard’s support music group the Shadows, had been selling …

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Larry Dean

Larry Dean was among the key proponents from the Bakersfield audio and a solid presence inside the Western world Coast nation music scene. Blessed in Tx and elevated in Oklahoma and Idaho, Dean originated from a rigorous religious history that forbade dance and secular music. As the oldest of two …

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George Clark

Veteran rocker George Clark is from the Southern rock and roll scene as well as the fringes from the Allman Brothers’ clique, both musically and geographically. In the previous department, he supported the renowned Duane Allman on some periods and is at an organization that was agreed upon to the …

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