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The High Lonesome Sound (1963)

The poignant songs of church-goers, miners, and farmers of eastern Kentucky express the joys and sorrows of life among the rural poor.

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John Cohen

Writer:

John Cohen

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The poignant songs of church-goers, miners, and farmers of eastern Kentucky express the joys and sorrows of life among the rural poor.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1963 (USA) See more »

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The term "the high lonesome sound" (a synonym of the term "bluegrass music") was coined by John Cohen when he came up with the title for this short film. See more »

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