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Houston Bernard is the lead artist and guitarist for the Houston Bernard Band, which is a Nation demonstration that is picking up noticeable quality in the New Britain territory.

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Houston Bernard - Interesting Facts About Country Music

  • Houston Bernard is the lead vocalist and guitarist in The Houston Bernard Band, who have been nominated for a number of award, including the Worcester Music Awards Video of the Year and Limelight Magazine’s Country Artist of the Year award.
  • Country music’s roots can be traced back to the folk songs that were played by immigrants in the Appalachian Mountains. These songs originally blended English ballads with traditional Irish and Scottish folk music, before eventually being infused with influences from gospel singing and the blues.

Houston Bernard - Society or Hillbilly Music

  • The sort name of Country occurred because of Senator Joe McCarthy's barbecuing of Weavers lead artist Pete Seegar's as far as anyone knows socialist leanings in 1952. Before this the class had been known as society or hillbilly music.
  • Jimmie Rodgers is considered by many to be the 'Father of Country Music' as he was the principal star in the class to be considered important. Somewhere around 1927 and 1933 his music moved Country music far from the sideshow demonstration that it had ended up in a few spots and he was the primary authentic star that the class delivered.

Houston Bernard - Country Music Awards

  • None of the Hank Williams are actually named Hank. Through three generations the singers have adopted the name. However, the original Hank Williams was actually named Hiram, while Hank Jr.’s real name is Randall. Hank III is called Shelton.

Houston Bernard - Music Careers

  • George Jones once won the Country Music Awards Song of The Year twice in a row for the same song. He Stopped Loving Her Today was given the nod in both 1980 and 1981.
  • Willie Nelson is one of the biggest stars that Country music has produced and Houston Bernard’s father and uncle met him during their own music careers. He has also used the same guitar since 1969. It’s a Martin N-20 that he has named ‘Trigger’.

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