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Calling Me Home: Gram Parsons and the Roots of Country Rock

Bob Kealing
Format
Book
Published
Gainesville : University Press of Florida, c2012.
Language
English
ISBN
9780813042046 (hbk. : alk. paper), 0813042046 (hbk. : alk. paper)
Summary
A view of the music and life of Gram Parsons and his influence on country rock.
Contents
  • Cosmic roots
  • Legacy versus legend
  • Pilgrimage to Waycross
  • Like Elvis
  • Coon dog's secret
  • Gram's domain
  • Red coats, pacers, and legends
  • The youth center circuit
  • High times and earliest recordings
  • Folk in the other room
  • Shilos and bolles
  • Chicago surfinanny
  • Senior year and the derry down
  • "A country Beatle"
  • The Polumbaum photos
  • Orlando, New York City
  • Staying behind, safe at home
  • Vinny's place
  • A country Byrd
  • The lost Burrito Brother
  • Like a bird
  • Darkness and light
  • Calling me home.
Description
288 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-274), discography (p. 267-272) and index.
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  • Access in Virgo Classic
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