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Honky Tonks, Hymns and the Blues

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Honky Tonks, Hymns and the Blues

Honky Tonks, Hymns and the Blues

Honky Tonks, Hymns and the Blues

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On July 4, a special series on the history of American music debuts on Morning Edition. Honky Tonks, Hymns and the Blues highlights the creation of the American musical traditions that give this country its own unique sound. These continue to influence music and culture around the world. Preview the series, and hear music samples from Jimmie Rodgers and other featured performers.

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