A Rok 'n' Roll Odyssey - Country Rock

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COUNTRY ROCK

Where?

California, U.S.A

When?

Late '60s to early '70s

The bands?

Bob Dylan, The Byrds, Crosby, Stills & Nash, Gram Parsons, Emmylou Harris

The sound?

Pedal steel guitar, acoustic guitar and piano were central to the sound, as well as country themes (America, pick-up trucks and the simple life!)

The look?

Nudie suits, fringed jackets, embroidered shirts, Stetson hats, Navajo jewellery, Mexican dresses

Modern day equivalents:

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