Monroe, Bill (Smith)
country music singer, mandolin, bandleader
|born: 13 Sep 1911
||Rosine, Kentucky / state, USA
||Rosine, Kentucky / state, USA
Popular music and the underground
Foundations of jazz, blues, country, and rock, 1900-1950
Dubuque, Iowa: Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company, 1996, 626 p.
Giants of country music : classic sounds and stars, from the heart of Nashville to the top of the charts
By Neil Haislop, Tad Lathrop, Harry Sumrall
New York: Billboard Books, 1995, 258 p.
(Series: Billboard Hit Makers Series)
The comprehensive country music encyclopedia : From the editors of Country Music Magazine
Random House, 1994, 445 p.
Number of People : 536
Who's who in country music
London: Weidenfield and Nicolson, 1993, 262 p.
Number of People : 662
Lotz, Rainer E.
The banjo on record : a bio-discography
Edited by Uli Heier and Rainer E. Lotz
Westport: Greenwood Press, 1993
(Series: Discographies; 52)
Number of People : 710
The Guinness encyclopedia of popular music
Edited by Colin Larkin
Enfield, Middlesex: Guinness Publishing, 1992, 4V p.
Number of People : 5,680
Patterson, Daniel W.
Sounds of the south
Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina, 1991, 219 p.
Blanc, Michael la
Contemporary musicians volume 1
Edited by Michael LaBlanc
Detroit, Michigan: Gale Research, 1989, 253 p.
The Penguin encyclopedia of popular music
Edited by Donald Clarke
London: Viking, 1989, 1378 p.
Number of People : 4,498
Behind closed doors : talking with the legends of country music
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1988
Country musicians : From the editors of Guitar Player, Keyboard, and Frets magazines
Edited by Judie Eremo.
Foreword by Roy Clark
New York: Grove Press, 1987
Hitchcock, H. Wiley
The new Grove dictionary of American music
edited by H. Wiley Hitchcock and Stanley Sadie
New York, N.Y. : Grove's Dictionaries of Music, 1986. 4 v.
Number of People : 3,993
Artists of American folk music
The legends of traditional folk, the stars of the sixties, the virtuosi of new acoustic music
Edited by Phil Hood
New York: William Morrow, 1986, 159 p.
The big book of bluegrass
Edited by Marilyn Kochman
Foreword by Earl Scruggs
New York: Quill, 1984, 277 p.
Country music legends in the hall of fame
Nashville: Thomas Nelson Publishers, 1982
Kingsbury's who's who in country and western music
Culver City, Ca.: Black Stallion Country Press, 1981, 304 p.
Number of People : 730
The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians
Number of People : 20,506
Simon, George Thomas
The best of the music makers. From Acuff to Ellington to Presley to Sinatra to Zappa and 279 more of the most popular performers of the last fifty years
By George T. Simon and friends
Foreword by Dinah Shore
Garden City: Doubleday & Company, 1979, 635 p.
The illustrated encyclopedia of country music
By Fred Dellar and Roy Thompson
London: Salamader Books, 1977, 256 p.
Number of People : 537
The folk music encyclopaedia
London: Omnibus Press, 1976
Stars of country music : Uncle Dave Macon to Johnny Rodriguez
Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1975
Claghorn, Charles Eugene
Biographical dictionary of American music
West Nyack, N.Y.: Parker Pub. Co., 1974, 491 p.
Number of People : 3,156
Kinkle, Roger D.
The complete encyclopedia of popular music and jazz, 1900-1950
New Rochelle, N. Y.: Arlington, 1974
Number of People : 2,098
Bossmen : Bill Monroe & Muddy Waters
New York: Dial Press, 1971
Encyclopedia of folk, country and western music
By Irwin Stambler and Grelun Landon
London: St. Martin's Press, 1969, 396 p.
Scrapbook of hillbilly and western stars
Edited by Thurston Moore.
Assistant editor, Leslie Norman.
Drawings by M. Smith
Cincinnati: Artist Publications, 1953
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