Wednesday, October 22, 2008

Who Invented Country Rock: Elvis, The Everly Brothers or the Byrds

I stumbled accross this great piece on Setting the Woods on Fire, a great music blog

Fits in well with our Country Rock week

Go here

2 comments:

Barbara(aka Layla) said...

Does the answer have to be one of those three? I'll go check out the blog!

Chili said...

Country music was created by the classic country artists of the time. Lefty Frizzel, Hank Williams etc. Country - Rock can be attributed to Gram Parsons, The Fkying Burreto Brothers and possible the Byrds of that era. P.S
Excellent country week entries get the discussion going.