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Devils Dream - Spade Cooley - The King Of Western swing (Vinyl, LP)

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  1. Bill KirchenWaxworks - The Best Of The Proper Years LP (vinyl) Telecaster master Bill Kirchen was right there at the Big Bang of Americana as a founder member of Commander Cody and his Lost Planet Airmen in Playing guitar has been his only job ever since. Over a ten-year period commencing in , he made albums exclusively at Proper Records' Specific Sound studio in London - until it.
  2. Cooley was the first proclaimed "King of Western Swing," though Bob Wills came before him. Cooley established his career on the west coast during the Second World War and became an early star of televison after the war/5(7).
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  4. Spade Cooley Spade Cooley Collection on Collectors' Choice Music Bandleader and fiddle player Spade Cooley, the self-styled 'King Of Western Swing', was a notoriously colourful character who worked in western movies with.
  5. Jun 14,  · Cooley's brand of Western Swing was sophisticated and at times approached the experimental, making him something of a Stan Kenton of the genre. His "Swinging the Devils Dream" opens with a sweeping floor harp and then segues into rapid, yet fluid, twin fiddling/5(7).
  6. Spade Cooley: Sagebrush Swing A dominant figure in southern California’s wartime dance halls, fiddler Donnell 'Spade' Cooley () defined West Coast western swing with a slick, uptown sound. An Oklahoma native raised in Oregon, Cooley rose to prominence in when he became bandleader at the Venice Pier Ballroom in Santa Monica.
  7. geb. in Grand - Oklahoma gest. Record Labels: Okeh, Columbia, RCA, Decca, MCA Donnell C. Cooley, einst der,King Of Western Swing genannt, hatte mit oft zwei Dutzend Musikern wahrscheinlich die größte Country Band aller Zeiten unter seiner Leitung.
  8. A musician and actor whose often sordid private life tended to overshadow his career as an entertainer, Spade Cooley was the self-proclaimed King of Western Swing, an innovator who at his peak led the largest band ever assembled in the annals of country music.

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