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 Lebanon (country) - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Lebanon (country)
Country in western Asia, bounded north and east by Syria, south by Israel, and west by the Mediterranean Sea.
Hezbollah guerrillas, however, remained active in the south of the country, provoking intermittent raids by Israeli forces which continued to occupy a buffer zone.
After the establishment of Israel in 1948, thousands of Palestinian refugees fled to Lebanon, and the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO), founded in Beirut in 1964, had its headquarters in Lebanon 1971–82 (it moved to Tunis in 1982).
encyclopedia.farlex.com /Lebanon+(country)   (1914 words)

  
 Chris LeDoux 1948-2005 - Country Music
But nothing prepared country music fans for the news in late 2003 that he again was ill, but with cancer this time.
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His passion always seemed to be writing and playing music though, it's how he made his living and paid his entrance fees to the rodeo's that he entered in his youth.
www.bellaonline.com /articles/art8568.asp   (314 words)

  
 JR.com: Todd Snider - That Was Me: The Best Of Todd Snider 1994-1998 in Music: Country:
Music content © Copyright 1948 - 2006 Muze Inc. For personal use only.
JR.com: Todd Snider - That Was Me: The Best Of Todd Snider 1994-1998 in Music: Country:
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 JR.com: George Jones - Country Music Hall Of Fame 1992 in Music: Honkytonk:
Music content © Copyright 1948 - 2006 Muze Inc. For personal use only.
JR.com: George Jones- Country Music Hall Of Fame 1992 in Music: Honkytonk:
George Jones is the greatest of country singers but he has also been a victim of the infamous hard-living honky-tonk lifestyle.
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 Vernon Dalhart
After starting out his career as an operatic singer in 1910, he switched over to Country music in 1924.
, 1948– Bridgeport, CT Country singer, harmonica player
His recording of "Wreck Of The Old 97" was the first Country record to sell over a million copies and his recording of "The Prisoner’s Song" would eventually sell over 25 million copies.
www.eharmonica.net /vernon_dalhart.htm   (159 words)

  
 JR.com: The Country Gentlemen - The Early Rebel Recording 1962-1971 [Box] in Music: Bluegrass:
Music content © Copyright 1948 - 2005 Muze Inc. For personal use only.
JR.com: The Country Gentlemen - The Early Rebel Recording 1962-1971 [Box] in Music: Bluegrass:
Southern Country Gospel Rough Guide To Bluegrass 30 Bluegrass Hits Treasury Of Bluegrass 45 Years Of Memories Heaven Bound: The Best Of Bluegrass Gospel
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 JR.com: Eddy Arnold - Country Music Hall Of Fame 1966 in Music: Nashville Sound:
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JR.com: Eddy Arnold - Country Music Hall Of Fame 1966 in Music: Nashville Sound:
1 Songs of Inspiration: Amazing Grace Early Country Music & Cowboy Ballads Number 1 Country Legendary Hits Vol.
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 JR.com: Various Artists - Billboard Top Country Hits 1965 in Music: Country:
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 VA/COUNTRY MUSIC 1940-1948 " Country Music 1940-1948 (Blue Grass, Honky Tonk, Western Swing) "
VA/COUNTRY MUSIC 1940-1948 " Country Music 1940-1948 (Blue Grass, Honky Tonk, Western Swing) "
VA/COUNTRY MUSIC 1940-1948 " Country Music 1940-1948 (Blue Grass, Honky Tonk, Western Swing "
www.musiktipps-online.de /Country-Western/88839184.htm   (42 words)

  
 JR.com: Gene Clark - Gypsy Angel: The Gene Clark Demos 1983-1990 in Music: Country Rock:
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 DVD Empire - Item - Country Music Hall Of Fame 1966 / CD Audio
DVD Empire - Item - Country Music Hall Of Fame 1966 / CD Audio
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 Film - JAMPRO
Investors, wishing to invest in the country’s Film, Music and Entertainment Industry would benefit from incentives under the Motion Picture Industry Encouragement Act.
Investors in the film, music and entertainment industries continue to be attracted to Jamaica because of its rich natural beauty and colourful natural mix.
A Film, Music and Entertainment Commission was also established at JAMPRO to administer the Act and the related incentives.
www.investjamaica.com /sectors/film   (48 words)

  
 Hillbilly-Music.com - Louisiana Hayride Years
In Louisiana Hayride Years, Logan gives an unprecedented glimpse into the life and times of some of country music's best legends and enduring stars.
The Hayride was known as the "Cradle of the Stars" for building many country music careers and introducing Elvis to a national audience.
From 1948 to the late 1950s, Horace "Hoss" Logan produced the "Louisiana Hayride," a weekly country music show broadcast on CBS.
www.hillbilly-music.com /library/books/index.php?id=1040   (68 words)

  
 Candi's Music
Songs like Stand By Your Man, Cowboy's Sweetheart, Leavin' On Your Mind and Country Music Ladies honor the ladies of country music that made headway for all female performers today.
Copyright © 1948 (Renewed 1976) Acuff Rose Music, Inc.
"Yesterday and Today is a compilation of traditional country music favorites, and a few new songs that can only be heard on this album.
www.candicarpenter.com /music/default.cfm   (68 words)

  
 The Jordanaires - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In addition to singing backup for other musicians, the group toured extensively around the world plus they recorded a number of music albums on their own, winning a Grammy Award in the category of Best Southern, Country, or Bluegrass Album.
The Jordanaires have been one of country music's premier backup vocal groups, working with artists such as Patsy Cline, Johnny Horton, Ferlin Husky, Tammy Wynette, Kenny Rogers, Ween, Red Foley, Jim Reeves, and George Jones.
The Jordanaires are an American singing group formed in 1948 in Springfield, Missouri.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Jordanaires   (264 words)

  
 Bibliography of Newfoundland and Labrador History
'Country Music in Diffusion: Juxtaposition and Syncretism in the Popular Music of Newfoundland.' Journal of Country Music 7, no. 2 (1978): 93-101.
Mayo, H.B. 'Newfoundland and Canada: The Case for Union Examined.' Unpublished D PHIL thesis, Oxford University 1948.
An Exploratory Voyage to northernmost Labrador and northeastern Ungava Bay in 1811 (Abstract)'(85); Frederick A.
plato.ucs.mun.ca /~melbaker/20thbib.html   (10366 words)

  
 Music of Israel
Israel as a country is rather new, established in 1948 as an official Jewish state.
The global spread of rock music in the 1960s affected this tradition as well; the new folk music took on the characteristics of rock and was accompanied by electric organ, drums, guitar, and bass guitar.
Ofra Haza, born in Israel to a family originally from Yemen, was a prime example of the fusion of musics that create the contemporary Israeli musical sound.
www.sbgmusic.com /html/teacher/reference/cultures/israel.html   (931 words)

  
 MAGICIAN JIM RAINHO The Man With The Powers On Loan From Houdini - - MAGICIANS
He organized his own western music band (The Rhythm Ramblers) in 1948 supplying western dance music for such venues as the Jerry and Sky (local Massachusetts) cowboy music radio personalities) traveling show of which Magician Silent Mora was a regular feature.
Although he lived in the Northeast he became fascinated with western (country) music and learned to play the guitar.
Along with his music activities Jim developed a night club magic act that he performed in night clubs around the New England area and featured in the Ranger Red Western Shows.
www.rainho.com /JIM%20RAINHO.html   (931 words)

  
 World Almanac for Kids
Specialized colleges included Mombasa Polytechnic (1948), in Mombasa; and the Kenya Conservatoire of Music (1944), Kenya Polytechnic (1961), and Strathmore College (1960), in Nairobi.
Kenya is bounded on the N by Sudan and Ethiopia, on the E by Somalia and the Indian Ocean, on the S by Tanzania, and on the W by Lake Victoria and Uganda.
They established the various Zenj city-states, so called because in Arabic the country was known as the land of the Zenj, or black people.
www.worldalmanacforkids.com /explore/nations/kenya.html#fw..ke023300.a10.c10   (3877 words)

  
 South Africa
Racial and ethnic strife between the black majority and the white minority have played a large part in the country's history and politics.
The National Party began introducing the policy of apartheid after winning the general election of 1948; however, it was the same party under the leadership of F.W. de Klerk who started to dismantle it in 1990 after a long struggle by the black majority, as well as many white, coloured and Indian South Africans.
This can be seen in differences in food, music, and dance among each of separate groups.
creekin.net /n171-south-africa.html   (3561 words)

  
 Texas Governor Rick Perry - Texas Live Music Venues opened before 1980 / Texas Music History Tour
The Music City Texas Theater is a result of the artful renovation of the Linden American Legion Auditorium built in 1948-50 which is now owned by the City of Linden.
Live musical shows are a special part of Texas's heritage, and the Johnnie High Country Music Revue has been a part of that heritage since 1974.
The expansive and refurbished 3,420 seat Music Hall is located in the resplendent 277-acre national historic landmark of Fair Park, the Music Hall finds itself situated amongst the largest concentration of cultural facilities in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex...with the convenience of being two miles from downtown Dallas and having abundant, contiguous parking.
www.governor.state.tx.us /divisions/music/tour/historicvenues.htm   (6370 words)

  
 Texas Governor Rick Perry - Texas Live Music Venues opened before 1980 / Texas Music History Tour
The Music City Texas Theater is a result of the artful renovation of the Linden American Legion Auditorium built in 1948-50 which is now owned by the City of Linden.
Live musical shows are a special part of Texas's heritage, and the Johnnie High Country Music Revue has been a part of that heritage since 1974.
The expansive and refurbished 3,420 seat Music Hall is located in the resplendent 277-acre national historic landmark of Fair Park, the Music Hall finds itself situated amongst the largest concentration of cultural facilities in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex...with the convenience of being two miles from downtown Dallas and having abundant, contiguous parking.
www.governor.state.tx.us /divisions/music/tour/historicvenues.htm   (6370 words)

  
 Texas Governor Rick Perry - Texas Live Music Venues opened before 1980 / Texas Music History Tour
The Music City Texas Theater is a result of the artful renovation of the Linden American Legion Auditorium built in 1948-50 which is now owned by the City of Linden.
Live musical shows are a special part of Texas's heritage, and the Johnnie High Country Music Revue has been a part of that heritage since 1974.
The expansive and refurbished 3,420 seat Music Hall is located in the resplendent 277-acre national historic landmark of Fair Park, the Music Hall finds itself situated amongst the largest concentration of cultural facilities in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex...with the convenience of being two miles from downtown Dallas and having abundant, contiguous parking.
www.governor.state.tx.us /divisions/music/tour/historicvenues.htm   (6370 words)

  
 Texas Governor Rick Perry - Texas Live Music Venues opened before 1980 / Texas Music History Tour
The Music City Texas Theater is a result of the artful renovation of the Linden American Legion Auditorium built in 1948-50 which is now owned by the City of Linden.
Live musical shows are a special part of Texas's heritage, and the Johnnie High Country Music Revue has been a part of that heritage since 1974.
The expansive and refurbished 3,420 seat Music Hall is located in the resplendent 277-acre national historic landmark of Fair Park, the Music Hall finds itself situated amongst the largest concentration of cultural facilities in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex...with the convenience of being two miles from downtown Dallas and having abundant, contiguous parking.
www.governor.state.tx.us /divisions/music/tour/historicvenues.htm   (6370 words)

  
 Music of Turkey
Arabesk stems from Raks Sarki (more often known as belly-dancing music) and was popularized beginning in the 1940s by Kaydar Tatliyay and other performers, leading to a 1948 ban on Arabic language music.
Turkish classical music was the country's best-known musical export at the time, but was considered too Arab by Kemal Atatürk's government.
By 1976, sanat (a form of classical art music) had undergone a renaissance and the State Conservatoire in Istanbul was founded to give classical musicians the same support as folk musicians.
www.worldwidewebfind.com /encyclopedia/en/wikipedia/m/mu/music_of_turkey.html   (6370 words)

  
 arunachal pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh uncanny geographical location has put forth impediments in the form of steep terrain and high hills, making communication with this region of the country a fairly perplexing and onus task.
The British Christened originally known as northeast Frontiers Agency (NEFA) took administrative control of Arunachal Pradesh and it remained under this rule till 1948.
Arunachal Pradesh meaning the "Land of Rising Sun", is situated on the north - eastern tip of India stretching from the foothills of Eastern Himalayas to a height of about 3000 Metres.
www.indyahills.com /arnp/index.htm   (6370 words)

  
 JR.com: Hank Thompson - 20 Greatest Hits in Music: Honkytonk:
Hank Thompson & Friends A Six Pack To Go [Remaster] The Wild Side Of Life Swing Wide Your Gate Of Love: Best Of Vol.1 The Best Of Hank Thompson 1966-1979 Country Music Hall Of Fame 1989 In The Mood For Hank Seven Decades Humpty Dumpty Heart All-Time Greatest Hits (Curb) Greatest Hits Vol.
Music content © Copyright 1948 - 2005 Muze Inc. For personal use only.
Older The Violin The Sweeter The Music, The
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 RealClearPolitics
David Hackett Fischer in Albion’s Seed describes the diaspora of the Scots Irish from the Lowlands and Highlands of Scotland and Ulster in Northern Ireland: these were fighters, proud men and proud women, lusty and loyal, fond of song (think country music) and ever ready to fight to defend their honor.
Dewey in 1944 did not belittle the campaign in North Africa that Rick Atkinson’s recent book shows was riddled with mistakes, and Dewey in 1948 did not predict defeat and disaster for the Berlin airlift that was ongoing during the campaign and whose success at the time seemed anything but obvious.
Cheney told how President Harry Truman reshaped American foreign policy in the years after World War II and prosecuted the Cold War and was supported, in the domestically bitter 1948 campaign, by Thomas Dewey, and how Truman’s policies were followed by his successors, Republican Dwight Eisenhower and Democrat John Kennedy.
www.realclearpolitics.com /Commentary/com-9_2_04_MB.html   (1750 words)

  
 Texas Governor Rick Perry - Texas Live Music Venues opened before 1980 / Texas Music History Tour
The Music City Texas Theater is a result of the artful renovation of the Linden American Legion Auditorium built in 1948-50 which is now owned by the City of Linden.
Live musical shows are a special part of Texas's heritage, and the Johnnie High Country Music Revue has been a part of that heritage since 1974.
The expansive and refurbished 3,420 seat Music Hall is located in the resplendent 277-acre national historic landmark of Fair Park, the Music Hall finds itself situated amongst the largest concentration of cultural facilities in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex...with the convenience of being two miles from downtown Dallas and having abundant, contiguous parking.
www.governor.state.tx.us /divisions/music/tour/historicvenues.htm   (6370 words)

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