The History

Everyone knows that if you’re gonna play in Texas you gotta have a fiddle in the band. But have you ever wondered why? Find the answers to questions about the development and culture of country music in the following pages.

Feature Articles

(Coming Fall 2015)

Country Music Subgenres


Jimmie Rodgers The Delmore Brothers
The Bristol Sessions (Old Time Recordings) Harmony Duets Singing Cowboys
Western Swing Hank Williams Elvis Presley
Western Swing Honky Tonk Rockabilly
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Nashville Sound Bakersfield Sound Classic Country
Gram Parsons Willie & Waylon Allman Brothers
Country Rock Outlaw Country Southern Rock
Countrypolitan George Strait new country
Countrypolitan New Traditionalism New Country
Country Pop Hick Hop