Traveler : the musical odyssey of Tim O'Brien /

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University of Oklahoma Press,, Volume volume 8, Norman, United States , p.vii, 219 pages : (2022)

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(OCoLC)fst00835045, (OCoLC)fst00923794, (OCoLC)fst01007547, Biographies., Biography., Bluegrass musicians, Bluegrass musicians., États-Unis, fast, Fiddlers, Fiddlers., Mandolinists, Mandolinists., Musiciens de bluegrass, United States, Violoneux


Includes bibliographical references and indexes.A Wheeling Boyhood -- The Call of the West -- The Remarkable Rise of Hot Rize -- The Pull of Nashville -- The Lure of Ireland and Back Home in Americana -- Pursuing New Directions."Tells the story of how West Virginia-born Tim O'Brien first made a name for himself as the mandolin- and fiddle-playing lead singer and principal songwriter for the 1980s bluegrass band Hot Rize, then pushed beyond bluegrass by moving to the US West for a time and building a music ecosystem through recording, producing, songwriting, collaborating, and forming new bands, a recording label, and a growing audience"--