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Mapped Location of Placement of Jimmie Rodgers Marker
Asheville is a city that prides itself on its musical heritage, but few people know that in 1927, music legend and “Father of Country Music,” Jimmie Rodgers lived and had his radio debut here. On Sunday, September 8th, 2013, WNCmusic.Org will be recognizing Jimmie Rodgers’ contribution to Asheville’s musical history by celebrating his 106th birthday in Downtown Asheville with a public ceremony unveiling a state historical marker and an evening reception at Asheville Music Hall.
Jimmie Rodgers typifies the struggle tha...Read More