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Watkins Brothers (w: Joe Rumore).jpeg
Photo postcard of the Watkins Brothers and the Mother's Best Red Hat Kids, circa 1950s, WVOK, Birmingham, Alabama. Pictured left to right are Curley Fagan, Richard Watkins, Bobby Watkins, announcer Joe Rumore, Jimmie Watkins, Robert [?], and Tommy…

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Dale Casteel, a founding member of the Alabama Ramblers, a band of servicemembers stationed in Korea during the Korean War.Photograph courtesy Joyce Cook and Stephanie Hunter-Cook. To hear original recordings of the Alabama Ramblers and a 2024 with…

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Two photographs of radio personality Dan Brennan and his wife Clara, Birmingham, Alabama. The first shows the young couple at radio station WVOK. In the second, the couple embraces; lipstick kisses adorn the back of the photo.Dan and Clara Brennan…

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Three promotional photo postcards for WVOK radio personality Dan Brennan, Birmingham, Alabama. Also featured in the postcards are Brennan's wife Clara and members of their growing family, children Danny and Susan.Born in Brickyard, Alabama, Brennan —…

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Photo of radio personality, businessman, and concert promoter Dan Brennan (1930-2020), WVOK, Birmingham, Alabama. Born in Brickyard, Alabama, Brennan — along with his older brothers Bill and Cyril — belonged to a powerful family of radio…

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Advertisement for "The Dixie Jamboree," hosted by Dan Brennan, WVOK, Birmingham, Alabama. Begun in the late 1940s and continuing into the 1960s, WVOK's "Dixie Jamboree" featured live music broadcast from Birmingham's National Guard Armory. Hosted by…

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Cast photograph of "The Dixie Jamboree," WVOK, Birmingham, Alabama. Begun in the late 1940s and continuing into the 1960s, WVOK's "Dixie Jamboree" featured live music broadcast from Birmingham's National Guard Armory. Hosted by radio personality Dan…

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Cast photograph for "The Dixie Jamboree," WVOK, Birmingham, Alabama. Begun in the late 1940s and continuing into the 1960s, WVOK's "Dixie Jamboree" featured live music broadcast from Birmingham's National Guard Armory. Hosted by radio personality Dan…

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Photo of Happy Wilson and his Golden River Boys, Birmingham, Alabama. Pictured left to right are Billy Tucker, Ted Crabtree, Sammy Pruett, Louise Linard, Happy Wilson, and Jim O’Day. Sponsors identified in the photo are White Tulip Corn Meal and…

"Mr. WHVW," a tribute to Darwin Lee Hill, recorded by Bobby "Swampgrass" Anderson.

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"The Southern Music Research Center Presents The Darwin Lee Hill Collection." Image by Hollywoody Guthrie, 2024.Collection overview: The Darwin Lee Hill “Real Hillbilly” Interviews Collection consists of more than sixty recorded conversations with…

Interview with Darwin Lee Hill, recorded August 7, 2002 by Burgin Mathews at the home of Darwin Lee Hill, Poughkeepsie, New York.

Full transcript provided. Audio will be made available soon.

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2007 publicity photo of Darwin Lee Hill. Courtesy Darwin Lee Hill.

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Darwin Lee Hill (center, with guitar) in his band Dixie Refried. Photo taken at the original WHVW studios, Hyde Park, New York, 1992.Left to right: Eddie G., Elmo, Darwin Lee Hill, Wilbur, and Alton. Courtesy Darwin Lee Hill.

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Darwin Lee Hill with his band, Filler: December 2008 and March 2017. Photos courtesy Darwin Lee Hill.

DLH Playlists 12-13.pdf
Complete playlists & list of most requested artists for Darwin Lee's Real Hillbilly Music Show, WHVW, 950 AM, Poughkeepsie, New York, April 2013 - April 2014.

DLH Playlists 12-13.pdf
Complete playlists & list of most requested artists for Darwin Lee's Real Hillbilly Music Show, WHVW, 950 AM, Poughkeepsie, New York, April 2012 - April 2013.

DLH Playlists 11-12.pdf
Complete playlists & list of most requested artists for Darwin Lee's Real Hillbilly Music Show, WHVW, 950 AM, Poughkeepsie, New York, April 2011 - April 2012.

DLH Playlists 10-11.pdf
Complete playlists & list of most requested artists for Darwin Lee's Real Hillbilly Music Show, WHVW, 950 AM, Poughkeepsie, New York, April 2010 - April 2011.

DLH Playlists 09-10.pdf
Complete playlists & list of most requested artists for Darwin Lee's Real Hillbilly Music Show, WHVW, 950 AM, Poughkeepsie, New York, April 2009 - April 2010.
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