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  Honky Tonk Women : Rolling Stone
Jagger and Richards came up with "Honky Tonk Women" on a South American vacation, using their paramours, Marianne Faithfull and Anita Pallenberg, as sounding boards.
Returning to the studio in May 1969 with pure-rock lyrics such as "I met a gin-soaked barroom queen in Memphis," the Stones recorded it in five hours.
"Honky Tonk" marked the debut of Mick Taylor, who overdubbed in a guitar part; producer Jimmy Miller added some crucial cow bell, which shaped the song's strip-club bump and grind.
www.rollingstone.com /news/story/6595961/honky_tonk_women   (122 words)

  
 Honky Tonks, Hymns & the Blues: American Music From Back Roads To Big City
Honky Tonks, Hymns and The Blues invites you to celebrate the life and music of WC Handy during Black History Month (February) 2007.
The weekly Honky Tonks segments explored the roots music with historic performances, rare archive tape, and interviews with artists including country legend Merle Haggard, bluesmen Honeyboy Edwards and Taj Mahal, and fiddle greats Alison Krauss and Mark O'Connor.
This final segment of Honky Tonks Hymns and the Blues explores the crossovers of style and content, the “race records” that brought fl music to all of America, and the racial divisions that remain in the music industry today.
www.honkytonks.org   (1806 words)

  
 Honky Tonk Texas, USA - Honky Tonk Legends
Honky Tonk Legends is a hand-picked group of dancehall musicians, up to and including Willie Nelson, who we consider to be Legends in the Texas Honky Tonk tradition.
Honky Tonk Texas, USA believes that Blaze Foley was and is a songwriter on the equal with only those like Hank Cochran, Merle Haggard, Freddie Powers and Townes Van Zandt, yeah a bit different, but it all comes from deep within and hurts to "...write it down".
Honky Tonk music is a mixture of several cultural influences, one of the most dominant being German/Czech dance music.
www.honkytonktx.com /legends   (11734 words)

  
 Honky Tonk Truckers - Rockin' Country Music
The Honky Tonk Truckers are a rockin' country band based in California's Tehachapi Mountains and Antelope Valley.
Playing a rocking mix of modern country, honky tonk classics, and southern rock their music appeals to audiences of all ages.
The Honky Tonk Truckers are currently seeking bookings for thier 2007 season and are available for special events, corporate events, clubs, private parties and weddings.
www.honkytonktruckers.com   (270 words)

  
 WWE: Inside WWE > Title History > Intercontinental > 19870602 - Honky Tonk Man
While Ricky Steamboat seemed to be on top of the world as Intercontinental Champion, Honky Tonk Man was rapidly moving up the ranks.
Honky Tonk Man was coming off an impressive win over Jake “The Snake” Roberts at WrestleMania III and earned himself a shot at Steamboat’s championship.
After being in WWE for only a few months, Honky Tonk Man was able to Shake, Rattle and Roll his way past "The Dragon" and capture the Intercontinental Championship.
www.wwe.com /inside/titlehistory/intercontinental/322412   (196 words)

  
 Honky Tonk Texas, USA - Texas Music Resources
Honky Tonk Texas apparel and other merchandise at the Honky Tonk Gift Shop.
Get T-Shirts, caps, mugs and special Honky Tonk Baby items.
Honky Tonk Legends - The legends and founders of Texas Music
www.honkytonktx.com   (581 words)

  
 Glide Magazine Features - Ramble Dove: Honky Tonk Tuesday:
While Mike Gordon has obviously been the attention grabber, he seems to be just as much a fan of the performing ensemble as the rest of the local midweek audience.
With the resurgence of legitimate country with strains of early rock, the focus of Honky Tonk Tuesdays is to keep alive the spirit of some of yesteryears best songwriters and expose this age-old material to new listeners.
There's a lot of hanging on for dear life on the part of whoever happens to be playing-- it's pretty loose, but we usually pull it off without crashing and burning completely.
www.glidemagazine.com /articles234.html   (1222 words)

  
 Folk y Country Honky tonk : comparativas, precios y compras online
1 CD(s) - Honky tonk - Año de edición: 1994 - Discográfica: Polydor (en Ciao desde: 04/2007)
2 CD(s) - Honky tonk - Año de edición: 1989 - Discográfica: Polydor (en Ciao desde: 04/2007)
1 CD(s) - Honky tonk - Año de edición: 1995 - Discográfica: Arhoolie (en Ciao desde: 04/2007)
www.ciao.es /Folk_y_Country_304040_2-honky_tonk   (720 words)

  
 honky tonk gigs, honky tonk bands and honky tonk venues.
honky tonk gigs, honky tonk bands and honky tonk venues.
Your complete guide to the Norfolk Music Scene offering coverage of all music style including honky tonk Music and Entertainment.
Your guide to honky tonk Music and Entertainment - honky tonk gigs, honky tonk bands, honky tonk venues and honky tonk agencies.
www.norfolkgigguide.com /norfolk_music/honky_tonk.htm   (115 words)

  
  Honky Tonk - Free Music Downloads - MP3 Downloads - Download.com Music
Mixing honky tonk with touches of jazz, pop, and western swing--not to mention lyrics that cut to the bone--it's solid, honest music that transcends genres and generations.
Perhaps the most 'classic' country sound, honky tonk is a style rich with twangy vocals, moaning guitars, and lyrics that alternate between happy-go-lucky (Hank Williams' "Hey, Good Lookin'"), darkly quirky (Al Dexter's "Pistol Packin' Mama"), and totally down-and-out (Ted Daffan's "Born to Lose").
Though honky tonk lost some of its edge with the advent of the Nashville Sound in the '60s, it has remained full and strong, and it still serves as the basis for much of today's "neo-traditional" country music as played by stars like George Strait, Alan Jackson, and Brad Paisley.
music.download.com /2001-8351_32-0.html?   (315 words)

  
  About ICW's Honky Tonk Man
Memphis, TN In 1996, the Honky Tonk Man made his national debut - in the rings of the WWE.
Honky quickly gained the attention of the fans - who were taken aback by his cocky attitude.
A true wrestling legend, the Honky Tonk Man paved the way for the "dual artist" - that is, the wrestler who is also preoccupied with a musical career.
www.icwrestling.com /honky.htm   (564 words)

  
 The Honky Tonk Man Website - Greatest Intercontinental Champion... As voted on WWE.com
Honky Tonk said the turning point in his eyes was when Steve Austin threw the title over a bridge and into an ocean.
Honky Tonk said that you'll see Jeff Jarrett and some other guys use a guitar during a match and since he originated it, it's somewhat flattering that people still use the gimmick to this day.
He said Lawler mentioned in the book that he felt betrayed when Honky Tonk Man left his promotion for WWE, which was all he needed to hear.
www.thehonkytonkman.com /news/83899481.shtml   (618 words)

  
 Country Music Roots - Honky Tonk
This is what most people identify as "country"-the whining steel and fiddle sound of the honky tonk bands that sprung up in the 50's with the advent of amplification.
There are plenty of rockabilly and honky tonk classics on this collection, which is slightly marred by the inclusion of too many of the "saga" songs that were all the rage for a while.
In between, he was one of the best honky tonk singers ever, and was the originator of the "Ray Price beat," a shuffle feel that replaced the previously dominant swing feel (Listen to Falling, Falling, Falling versus Crazy Arms to hear the difference).
www.benoconnor.com /countryroots/honkytonk.html   (787 words)

  
 Obsessed With Wrestling   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Honky Tonk Man began appearing on TV through a series of vignettes as a bitter heel Elvis impersonator..
Honky Tonk Man redebuted with Jimmy Hart as his manager, and sang his own entrance music "I'm a Honky Tonk Man"..
The Honky Tonk Man was paired up with Greg "the Hammer" Valentine in a tag team known as Rhytem & Blues..
www.obsessedwithwrestling.com /profiles/h/honky-tonk-man.html   (882 words)

  
 Honky Tonk Angels: Reviews, Discography, Audio Clips, and more ||| Music.com
And they are very much still kicking on Honky Tonk Angels -- just in case anyone needs a little reminder.
As for the song selection, it covers a wide swath of country history from tunes made famous by early pioneers like Ferlin Husky, the Davis Sisters, and Hank Locklin to their own more contemporary compositions.
If that weren't enough credibility, Kitty Wells lends her amazing voice to the opening anthem "It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels." Pure goodness.
www.music.com /release/honky_tonk_angels/2   (417 words)

  
 The Honky Tonk Twisters
As you might know, this is the short film that The Honky Tonk Twisters were asked to be a part of during filming and production last year.
Troy and Frances Perkins, professors at the UWO, were in need of a honky tonk band for a few scenes of the film "Tractor For Sale" written by Troy.
We were excited to be able to play the part of a honky tonk country band, which fortunately did not require a crash course in acting for us.
www.honkytonktwisters.com /news.html   (1721 words)

  
 Honky Tonk Disciples   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Country has become home to anything from the traditional influenced hillbilly honky tonk of East Nashville to the hopped up cow-punk music of Austin Texas.
HONKY TONK DISCIPLES are a band from Louisiana that falls in between the boundaries of traditionally influenced country music spawned by Buck Owens and Hank Williams Sr., to the hard drinking and hard living musical era of Gram Parsons and the Rolling Stones.
Aching for the time when pure country music poured from the dance halls and juke joints of the south, the HONKY TONK DISCIPLES deliver roots music with an aggressive edge.
honkytonkdisciples.com /bio   (225 words)

  
 Honky Tonk - Moviefone
Synopsis: Honky Tonk represented an attempt by writer/director Douglas Heyes to create a TV series based on the 1941 Clark Gable-Lana Turner film of the same...
Honky Tonk (1941) Honky Tonk on IMDb: Movies, TV, Celebs, and more...
Honky Tonk - Cast & Crew, movie showtimes, plot, synopsis, exclusive features, trailers, clips, theater listings, reviews, message boards, dvd, videos, rentals and more on Moviefone.
movies.aol.com /movie/honky-tonk/1086775/main   (139 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Honky Tonk: Video: Clark Gable,Lana Turner,Frank Morgan,Claire Trevor,Marjorie Main,Albert Dekker,Henry ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
When the western "Honky Tonk" begins, con man and trickster Candy Johnson (Clark Gable) and his accomplice Sniper (Chill Wills) are about to be tarred and feathered and run out of town.
If you're expecting a traditional western, then there's a chance you'll be disappointed as "Honky Tonk" has much more in common with a melodramatic soap than a western.
"Honky Tonk" was a huge hit for MGM, thanks in part to their sensational ad/publicity campaign which included the oddly prophetic tag-line "Clark Gable kisses Lana Turner in Honky Tonk-and it's screen history." Also, Life's magazine with the Gable/Turner cover was one of it's top-selling issues of 1941.
www.amazon.com /Honky-Tonk-Clark-Gable/dp/6302241189   (1858 words)

  
 Honky Tonk   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
After the repeal of Prohibition in 1933, the taverns were able to operate openly, and they became important social institutions for the rural classes.
Music was an integral part of the honky tonk experience.
Religious and moral references survived mainly as a contrast to the honky tonk lifestyle.
www.music.eku.edu /faculty/nelson/mus273/honkytonk.html   (900 words)

  
 netposse.com - Stolen Horse International, Inc   Idaho Alert:  Stolen Horse Honky Tonk, Polo Pony Palm ...
Honky Tonk, Stolen Polo Pony Palm Beach, FL Click here for flyer in PDF format.
Honky has a few white hairs above and to the inside of her knee on one foreleg.
She has a similar scar on a foreleg like Honky with a few flecks of white hairs....above knee and toward inside of leg.
www.netposse.com /stolenmissing/stolenmissingimg/stolenhonkytonkFLDec2004.htm   (636 words)

  
 Honky Tonk by Henry Horenstein
The term "honky tonk" strictly refers to the type of bar that became popular after prohibition ended in the mid-1930s—a place that was at least a little seedy and usually located on the outskirts of town—away from churches, schools, and God-fearing folks.
At a typical honky tonk, one could find live music, alcohol, romance, divorce, friendship, and brawling—and the amplified music of Hank Williams, Lefty Frizell, and Hank Thompson.
But the heyday of the honky tonk ended in the early to mid-1960s with the arrival of the jukebox and recorded music.
www.honkytonkbook.com /honkytonkin.html   (333 words)

  
 www.myspace.com/honkytonkman
This is the official myspace profile of the greatest IC champion of all time, the Honky Tonk Man. This is the ONLY official Honky Tonk Man on myspace.
honky tonk man is no doubt the greatest ic champion of all time!
Honky Tonk Man the greatest intercontinental champion off all time deserves to be inducted into the 2007 hall of fame one of the best ever!!
www.myspace.com /honkytonkman   (673 words)

  
 The Lucky Tomblin Band: In a Honky-Tonk Mood - PopMatters Music Review
The country and jazz music that combine to make honky tonk music go together as pleasurably as those other Southern staples: cold, long neck bottles of beer and spicy BBQ.
That notion of action or movement, or as that other Hank (Snow) used to say, “Moving on,” is kind of what it means to be in a honky tonk mood, the emotion from which the disc gets its title.
Honky Tonkin, might mean drinking or dancing to take the edge off things, but never sitting still.
www.popmatters.com /pm/music/reviews/the_lucky_tomblin_band_in_a_honky_tonk_mood   (927 words)

  
 Real country music
The Honky Tonk Hangovers are available for private parties, weddings, clubs, hoe downs, shin digs, barn burners, and other such events.
ever did, which adds to the authenticity -- there's a breezy, casual sound to this group that belies the very fine musicianship on board and evokes an upbeat honky tonk spirit with spirit and a smile.
The Honky Tonk Hangovers are available for barn burners, shindigs, ho-downs, or any other event that calls for REAL country music.
www.honkytonkhangovers.com /contactbooking.html   (292 words)

  
 Roughstock's History of Country Music - Honky Tonk Music
Perhaps no other style of country music has had a greater influence on today's artists than the style known as Honky Tonk.
Honky Tonk music embodied the spirit of dancing and drinking, and of loving and then losing the one you love.
Its greatest practitioners owe their singing style to Jimmie Rodgers and much of the music to the steel guitar and drums of Bob Wills and Western Swing.
www.roughstock.com /history/honkytonk.html   (1168 words)

  
 AbeBooks: Suchergebnisse - Nassour Ellis und Honky Tonk Angel   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Here is the bestselling, intimate biography of Patsy Cline, the earthy, sexy and vivacious woman who brought the Nashville sound to the rest of the nation.
Honky Tonk Angel offers an intimate detailing of the legendary singer's colorful and poignant life and tragic death.
Honky Tonk Angel: The Intimate Story of Patsy Cline.
www.abebooks.de /search/sortby/3/an/Nassour+Ellis+/tn/+Honky+Tonk+Angel   (967 words)

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