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Title The honky tonk on the left : progressive thought in country music / edited by Mark Allan Jackson
Published Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, [2018]
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Description 1 online resource (vi, 308 pages)
Series American Popular Music
American popular music (Amherst, Mass.)
Contents Introduction. Richard Nixon, Johnny Cash, and the political soul of country music / Mark Allan Jackson -- The N.R.A. blues : commercial country music and the New Deal / Gregory N. Reish -- Senator Glen H. Taylor : radio's utopian singing cowboy / Peter La Chapelle -- Weeping and flamboyant men : Webb Pierce and the campy theatrics of country music / Stephanie Vander Wel -- Stand up to your man : the working-class feminism of Loretta Lynn / Mark Allan Jackson -- "I'm the other one" : O.B. McClinton and the racial politics of country music in the 1970s / Charles L. Hughes -- "I'm a radical for real" : an oral history of country music's original outlaw, Steve Young / Ted Olson -- "Them's my kind of people" : cross-marginal solidarity in country music of the long seventies / Nadine Hubbs -- Man against machine : Garth Brooks as player and provocateur / Stephanie Shonekan -- "Leave country music to white folk"? : narratives from contemporary African-American country artists on race and music / Stephen A. King and P. Renee Foster -- Reading hick-hop : the shotgun marriage of hip-hop and country music / Tressie McMillan Cottom -- Alternative country music and the American midwest as industrial wasteland / Travis D. Stimeling -- The politics of covers : Johnny Cash, Rick Rubin, and the American recordings / Jonathan Silverman
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on August 03, 2018)
Subject Country music -- History and criticism.
Country music -- Political aspects.
Progressivism (United States politics)
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Jackson, Mark Allan, editor
LC no. 2017054484
ISBN 1613765762 (electronic book)
1613765770 (electronic bk.)
9781613765760 (electronic book)
9781613765777 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Progressive thought in country music