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The Tulsa Sound is a musical style that originated in Tulsa, Oklahoma. [1]

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Alternative country

Alternative country (sometimes alt-country), insurgent country, or Americana is a loosely defined subgenre of country music, which includes acts that differ significantly in style from mainstream or pop country music.

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Blues is a genre and musical form that originated in African-American communities in the "Deep South" of the United States around the end of the 19th century.

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Bryan Ferry

Bryan Ferry, CBE (born 26 September 1945) is an English singer-songwriter and musician born in Washington, Tyne and Wear.

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Captain Beefheart

Don Van Vliet (born Don Glen Vliet; January 15, 1941 – December 17, 2010) was an American musician, singer-songwriter and artist best known by the stage name Captain Beefheart.

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Carl Radle

Carl Dean Radle (June 18, 1942 – May 30, 1980) was a bassist who toured and recorded with many of the most influential recording artists of the late 1960s and 1970s.

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Carlos Santana

Carlos Santana (born July 20, 1947) is a Mexican and American musician who first became famous in the late 1960s and early 1970s with his band, Santana, which pioneered a fusion of rock and Latin American music.

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Clyde Stacy

Haskell Clyde Stacy (August 11, 1936 – November 6, 2013), known as Clyde Stacy, was an American rockabilly singer and guitarist who recorded in the 1950s as the leader of Clyde Stacy & The Nitecaps.

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Country music

Country music is a genre of American popular music that originated in the Southern United States in the 1920s.

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Da Capo Press

Da Capo Press is an American publishing company with headquarters in Boston, Massachusetts.

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David Gates

David Ashworth Gates (born December 11, 1940) is an American singer-songwriter and producer, best known as the lead singer of the group Bread, which reached the tops of the musical charts in Europe and North America on several occasions in the 1970s.

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David Teegarden

David Teegarden is a member of the 1960s and 1970s psych-rock group Teegarden & Van Winkle.

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Deep Purple

Deep Purple are an English rock band formed in Hertford in 1968.

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A drummer is a musician who plays drums, which includes a drum kit ("drum set" or "trap set", including cymbals) and accessory-based hardware which includes an assortment of pedals and standing support mechanisms, marching percussion or any musical instrument that is struck within the context of a wide assortment of musical genres.

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Dwight Twilley

Dwight Twilley (born June 6, 1951) is an American pop/rock singer and songwriter, best known for the Top 20 hit singles "I'm on Fire" (1975) and "Girls" (1984).

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Elvin Bishop

Elvin Richard Bishop (born October 21, 1942) is an American blues and rock musician and guitarist.

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Eric Clapton

Eric Patrick Clapton, (born 1945), is an English rock and blues guitarist, singer and songwriter.

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Flash Terry

Flash Terry (June 17, 1934 – March 18, 2004) - accessed September 2011 was an American guitarist and singer.

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Fred R. Harris

Fred Roy Harris (born November 13, 1930) is a former Democratic United States Senator elected twice from the state of Oklahoma.

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Google Books

Google Books (previously known as Google Book Search and Google Print) is a service from Google Inc. that searches the full text of books and magazines that Google has scanned, converted to text using optical character recognition, and stored in its digital database.

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Gus Hardin

Gus Hardin (born Carolyn Ann Blankenship; April 9, 1945 - February 17, 1996) was a country music singer.

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James Burton

James Burton (born August 21, 1939, in Dubberly, Louisiana) is an American guitarist.

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Jamie Oldaker

James (Jamie) Oldaker is an American rock music, blues rock and country music drummer and percussionist.

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Jan and Dean

Jan and Dean were an American rock and roll duo consisting of William Jan Berry (April 3, 1941 – March 26, 2004) and Dean Ormsby Torrence (born March 10, 1940).

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Jesse Ed Davis

Jesse Edwin Davis (September 21, 1944 – June 22, 1988) was a Native American guitarist.

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JJ Cale

John Weldon Cale (December 5, 1938 – July 26, 2013), professionally known as J.J. Cale, was an American singer-songwriter, recording artist and influential guitar stylist.

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Johnny Cash

Johnny "J.R." Cash (February 26, 1932 – September 12, 2003) was an American singer-songwriter, guitarist, actor, and author, widely considered one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century.

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Kansas (band)

Kansas is an American rock band that became popular in the 1970's initially on album-oriented rock charts and later with hit singles such as "Carry On Wayward Son" and "Dust in the Wind".

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Leon Russell

Leon Russell (born Claude Russell Bridges, April 2, 1942) is an American musician and songwriter, who has recorded as a session musician, sideman, and maintained a solo career in music.

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles, officially the City of Los Angeles and often known by its initials L.A., is the second-largest city in the United States, the most populous city in the U.S. state of California, and the county seat of Los Angeles County.

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Lynyrd Skynyrd

Lynyrd Skynyrd (pronounced) is an American rock band best known for popularizing the southern hard-rock genre during the 1970s.

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Mark Knopfler

Mark Freuder Knopfler, (born 12 August 1949) is a British singer songwriter, guitarist, record producer, and film score composer.

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An organist is a musician who plays any type of organ.

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Phil Spector

Phillip Harvey Spector Entry for Spector, Phil: "b.

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Red Dirt (music)

Red Dirt Music is a music genre that gets its name from the color of soil found in Oklahoma.

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Ricky Nelson

Eric Hilliard Nelson (May 8, 1940 – December 31, 1985) – known as Ricky Nelson, later also as Rick Nelson – was an American actor, musician and singer-songwriter.

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Robert Christgau

Robert Thomas Christgau (born April 18, 1942) is an American essayist, music journalist, and self-proclaimed "Dean of American Rock Critics".

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Rock and roll

Rock and roll (often written as rock & roll or rock 'n' roll) is a genre of popular music that originated and evolved in the United States during the late 1940s and early 1950s,Jim Dawson and Steve Propes, What Was the First Rock'n'Roll Record (1992), ISBN 0-571-12939-0.

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Rockabilly is one of the earliest styles of rock and roll music, dating to the early 1950s in the United States, especially the South.

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Rockabilly Hall of Fame

The Rockabilly Hall of Fame is an organization and website launched on March 21, 1997 to present early rock and roll history and information relating to the artists and personalities involved in rockabilly.

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Rocky Frisco

Don Roscoe Joseph III (July 26, 1937 – May 26, 2015), professionally known as Rocky Frisco and Rocky Curtiss, was an American musician.

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Shelter Records

Shelter Records was a U.S. record label started by Leon Russell and Denny Cordell that operated from 1969 to 1981.

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Starship (band)

Starship is an American rock band established in 1985.

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Steve Ripley

Steve Ripley (born Paul Steven Ripley, January 1, 1950, Boise, Idaho, United States) is an American recording artist, record producer, songwriter, studio engineer, guitarist, and inventor.

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Taj Mahal (musician)

Henry Saint Clair Fredericks (born May 17, 1942), who uses the stage name Taj Mahal, is an American blues musician.

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The Allman Brothers Band

The Allman Brothers Band were an American rock band formed in Jacksonville, Florida in 1969 by brothers Duane Allman (slide guitar and lead guitar) and Gregg Allman (vocals, keyboards, songwriting), as well as Dickey Betts (lead guitar, vocals, songwriting), Berry Oakley (bass guitar), Butch Trucks (drums), and Jai Johanny "Jaimoe" Johanson (drums).

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The Band

The Band was a Canadian-American roots rock group that originally consisted of Rick Danko (bass guitar, double bass, fiddle, trombone, vocals), Levon Helm (drums, mandolin, guitar, vocals), Garth Hudson (keyboard instruments, saxophones, trumpet), Richard Manuel (piano, drums, baritone saxophone, vocals) and Robbie Robertson (guitar, vocals).

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The Gap Band

The Gap Band was an American R&B and funk band which rose to fame during the 1970s and 1980s.

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The Tractors

The Tractors are an American country rock band composed of a loosely associated group of musicians, headed by guitarist Steve Ripley.

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The Wrecking Crew (music)

"The Wrecking Crew" was a nickname coined by drummer Hal Blaine for a collective of studio and session musicians that played anonymously on many records in Los Angeles, California during the 1960s.

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Tulsa World

The Tulsa World is the daily newspaper for the city of Tulsa, Oklahoma, is the primary newspaper for the northeastern and eastern portions of Oklahoma, and is the second-most widely circulated newspaper in the state, after The Oklahoman.

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Tulsa, Oklahoma

Tulsa is the second-largest city in the state of Oklahoma and 47th-most populous city in the United States.

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University of Oklahoma Press

The University of Oklahoma Press (OU Press) is the publishing arm of the University of Oklahoma.

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Urban Tulsa Weekly

The Urban Tulsa Weekly was an independent weekly newspaper with a circulation of about 35,000 distributed to the Tulsa metropolitan area every Thursday.

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Widespread Panic

Widespread Panic is an American rock band from Athens, Georgia.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tulsa_Sound

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