After nearly 50 years in #yyc , Ranchman's has closed its doors. What memories do you have from this country music staple? We'll speak with a long-time Ranchman's DJ at 7:10.
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By this time, musicians had been organized into rights societies that handled their licensing, notably ASCAP. ASCAP represented "respectable" music, which meant that they wouldn't admit anyone involved with "race music" (Black music) or "hillbilly music" (country music). 10/
But this mixing of Black and western music meant that blues, R&B and country mixed together in the upbringing of a new generation of musicians, reared on the radio during the BMI era, giving us boogie woogie and rock n roll. 13/
So Ganstagrass is not the first time Black and country music were blended! It has the hybrid vigor of that early rock/boogie-woogie music, with flavors that remind me of Steve Gibson and the Five Red Caps and other crossover acts. 14/
Billy Ray Cyrus is back in the country music game... White folks celebratin everywhere ??