1955-1967/Irish Songs Country Style [Expanded]

1955-1967/Irish Songs Country Style [Expanded]

by Hank LocklinHank Locklin


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Possessing a clear tenor voice and a knack as a songwriter for emotionally direct and deceptively simple songs, Hank Locklin was a bridge between country's rustic honky tonk roots and the lusher, modern pop sound of country that Nashville ushered in during the 1960s. This two-disc, 50-track set combines the A- and B-sides of Locklin's biggest hits between 1955 and 1967 with his influential (particularly in Europe, where he was instrumental in introducing American country music) 1963 album Irish Songs, Country Style. Aside from a few minor sides released before and after his long tenure with RCA Records, all of Locklin's key tracks are collected here, making this both a nice introduction to his legacy and an in-depth survey of his career.

Product Details

Release Date: 11/19/2013
Label: Morello
UPC: 5013929892736
catalogNumber: 2989273

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Hank Locklin   Primary Artist

Technical Credits

Bill Anderson   Composer
Chet Atkins   Producer
Johnny Cash   Composer
George Jones   Composer
Hank Locklin   Composer
Tom Paxton   Composer
Paul Evans   Composer
Cindy Walker   Composer
Don Robertson   Composer
Carl Belew   Composer
Edward Ball   Composer
R. Eli Ball   Composer
Hal Blair   Composer
Bob Ferguson   Producer
Harlan Howard   Composer
Wayne Raney   Composer
Steve Sholes   Producer
Frederick Tobias   Composer
Wayne Walker   Composer
Lawton Williams   Composer
Michael Heatley   Liner Notes
Tex Atchison   Composer
Lonnie Glosson   Composer
Chauncey Olcott   Composer
Bruce Hailstalk   Tape Research
Richard Weize   Reissue Producer
Darrell Edwards   Composer
Pete McKinlay   Composer
Hoyt Atkins   Composer
Jim Atkins   Composer
Kermit Barrett   Composer
Bill Carver   Composer
Cy Coben   Composer
Jimmie Crane   Composer
Lee Emerson   Composer
Traditional   Composer
Hoyt Johnson   Composer
Fred Jay   Composer
Lee Simmonds   Reissue Producer
Frederick Edward Weatherly   Composer
Leo Fall   Composer
Givens   Composer
J. R. Shannon   Composer
Ann Price   Composer
T.P. Westendorf   Composer
Joseph Keirn Brennan   Composer
Patrick J. Ryan   Composer
Joe Langston   Composer
Fred Tobias   Composer
Arthur Colaham   Composer
Charles R. Phillips   Composer
C.R. Harris   Composer

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