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Lonesome Cowgirls and Honky Tonk Angels

The Women of Barn Dance Radio (Music in American Life)

by Kristine M. McCusker

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  • 30 Currently reading

Published by University of Illinois Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social Science,
  • Music/Songbooks,
  • Sociology,
  • Genres & Styles - Country & Bluegrass - General,
  • United States - 20th Century,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Social Science / Women"s Studies,
  • Country music,
  • History and criticism,
  • Radio and music,
  • United States,
  • Women country musicians

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10227968M
    ISBN 100252075242
    ISBN 109780252075247

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"It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels" is a country song written by J. "Jay" Miller, and originally recorded by Kitty Wells. It was an answer song to the Hank Thompson hit "The Wild Side of Life.". The song — which blamed unfaithful men for creating unfaithful women — became the first No.

1 Billboard country hit for a solo woman artist. In addition to helping establish Wells as Format: 7", 78 rpm. lonesome cowgirls and honky-tonk angels Kristine M. McCusker Drawing on personal interviews and rich archival material from the Grand Ole Opry, McCusker examines the gendered politics of American barn dance radio through the lives and careers of six women performers: Linda Parker, the Girls of the Golden West (Milly and Dolly Good), Lily May.

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Articles also cover specific genres within country music as well as instruments used. Written in a lively, engaging style, the entries not only outline the careers of country music's greatest artists, they provide an understanding of the artist's importance or failings, and a feeling for his or her style.

In Lonesome Cowgirls and Honky Tonk Angels: The Women of Barn Dance Radio, Kristine M. McCusker is interested in not only chronicling the names and accomplishments of these lesser-known women but in discussing the origins and evolution of the characterization and participation of women in popular entertainment—how and why were female stereotypes utilized to sell barn dance radio to an Cited by: 9.

She has published Lonesome Cowgirls and Honky-Tonk Angels: The Women of Barn Dance Radio (Illinois, ) and co-edited, A Boy Named Sue: Gender and Country Music (Mississippi, ) and Country Boys and Redneck Women: New Essays in Gender and Country Music (Mississippi, ), which was given an honorable mention as Best Book of the Year by No.

Lonesome Cowgirls and Honky-Tonk Angels: The Women of Barn Dance Radio. By Kristine M. McCusker: University of Illinois Press: Pages: ISBN: Buy this Book: Popular between the two world wars, American barn dance radio evoked comforting images of a nostalgic and stable past for listeners beset by economic problems at home.

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Today, country music enjoys a national fan base that transcends both economic and social boundaries. Sixty years ago, however, it was primarily the music of rural, working-class whites living in the South and was perceived by many Americans as “hillbilly music.” In Smile When You Call Me a Hillbilly, Jeffrey J.

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By Kristine M. McCusker. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, pp. Hardbound, $; Softbound, $ Most histories chronicling the women of popular country music in America begin with singers like Kitty Wells, whose rendition of "Honky Tonk Angels"- an.