More Info on Country Music Stars:
- Hank Williams
- Chet Atkins Bio, CDs, links
- Merle Haggard Bio, CDs, links
- Leighton Watts
- Anita Cochran
- Deana Carter
Women of Country Music:
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Prominent Country Music Guitars:
- Fender Telecaster and its variants
- Gretsch 6120 Chet Atkins
- Gibson ES-335
- C.F. Martin & Co Acoustics
- Best Electric Guitar Brands
He took the customization of his guitar a step further. To solve the problem of switching back and forth between a Spanish-style electric and a Hawaiian or lap-steel electric, Brown put the two together to form a new guitar, the "guit-steel" in 1985. Official website
Roughstock Smorgasborg of Country info including a fan voted chart and COWPIE...
COWPIE Bunkhouse for COuntry and Western Pickers of the IntErnet! COWPIE's purpose in life is to allow guitar players who enjoy country music (and it's many substyles) to contact one another and swap songs, techniques, and information without wading through all the mixture of musical styles covered in the usenet groups.
Shania Twain was born 1965 in Ontario, Canada. This glamorous Canadian country star (her Christian name is pronounced 'Shu-nye-ah') is descended from the Ojibway tribe. Sales of Woman In Me (released 1995) topped 9 million by 1997. During that eventful year she won most of the country music awards, including the Entertainer Of The Year trophy. In 1997 she released Come On Over
Tonya grew up listening to her mother's favorites, which included Elvis, The Oak Ridge Boys, & Kenny Rogers. Tonya was particularly partial to Dolly Parton and the Eagles, and Country Music became her first love. These days she is partial to the music of Wynonna Judd, Alan Jackson, John Michael Montgomery, and Lorrie Morgan. A versatile stylist with a strong and expressive voice, Tonya is also a consummate entertainer. In all, her combination of musical prowess, passionate vocals and high-energy stage presence make Tonya Rae an artist to watch.
The Telecaster Guitar Forum, a discussion forum where guitarists talk and swap advice, information and tricks of the trade. Primarily the topic is related to Telecastors, but there is much about country also.
Resources for Lap Steel Guitarists lap steel and dobro, great resource.
Country Guitar Licks Country Music guitar tabs.