Hillbilly Music
Source & Symbol

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Archie Green:
"Hillbilly Music"
Guthrie Meade:
Country
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Sounds


Columbia 130-D, "The Wreck of the Southern Old '97. John Edwards Memorial Collection (#20001), Southern Folklife Collection.

It is the songs that complete the story being told in Hillbilly Music: Source and Symbol. To hear samples of the music discussed here, follow the "Listen" link below to the song list, which is indexed by performer. You may also link to these songs from the Exhibit pages or from Archie Green's article.

Due to copyright restrictions, whole songs could not be included on the website, but are available in their complete versions to researchers visiting the Southern Folklife Collection at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Samples have been rendered in .mp3 format. If you need help playing these files, click here (.MP3 help).

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