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From busking to big time

...image from early blues songs," volunteers Jewell. "I kinda co-opted it." As for the title, Jewell notes, "Jimmie Rodgers, the Singing Brakeman, has a song with a line in it 'I'm gonna go where I can't hear them say your name...
Wilder times at Pelican's Boardwalk Boogie

...she said. "We might play an old-time fiddle tune, like a barn burner kind of thing, and then we might play a Jimmie Rodgers song, and then we'll go into Johnny Cash, and then we'll do our own stuff." The Wilders are not a fusion band...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Entertainment News: Lyricist growns from counrty roots 1/8/98

...rough-hewn origins of country music, and she has recorded a number of country and gospel standards, from songs by Jimmie Rodgers to the Rev. F.W. McGee to Merle Haggard. Her latest album, ``The Way I Should,'' was just nominated...


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