Fiddlin’ John Carson

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Suggested Readings
Bob Coltman, “Look Out! Here He Comes, Fiddlin’ John Carson, One of a Kind, and Twice as
Feisty,” Old Time Music 9 (1973).
Wayne W. Daniel, Pickin’ on Peachtree: A History of Country Music in Atlanta, Georgia
(Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1990).
Bill C. Malone and Judith McCulloh, Stars of Country Music: Uncle Dave Macon to Johnny
Rodriguez (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1975).
Gene Wiggins, Fiddlin’ Georgia Crazy: Fiddlin’ John Carson, His Real World, and the World of
His Songs (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1987).
“Fiddlin’ John Carson (ca. 1868-1949).” New Georgia
Youtube clip of Fiddlin John Carson performing Little Old Log Cabin in the
Youtube clip of Fiddlin John Carson performing The Old Hen Crackled and The Roosters Going
to Crow:
Youtube clip of Moonshine Rose performing The Ballad of Mary