By Adrian Peel
This very American type of cultural expression has replaced over the past few years, yet Mexico—with its bordertowns, shores, colonial structure and historic ruins conjuring up various robust images—has remained an influential presence in Nashville, Texas, or even locations like Australia and South Africa.
that includes contributions from Merle Haggard, Jimmy Buffett, Randy Travis, Dwight Yoakam, Jessi Colter, Johnny Rodriguez and Flaco Jimenez, this e-book unearths the original and principally undocumented dating among “America’s song” and Mexico.
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Tequila, Señoritas and Teardrops: Musicians Discuss the Influence of Mexico on Country Music by Adrian Peel