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Right here will be a general overview of the oral history interview. It will be roughly 3-5 sentences for new interviews, shorter for older interviews.  
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This is a recording of the Faron Young Show, featuring the country and western singer along with several others at the fair in Yuma, Colorado.  
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Note: The second tape is very poor quality, with some music and remarks by Young too faint to understand.
  
 
==General Interview Information==
 
==General Interview Information==
  
'''Interviewee Name:'''
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'''Interviewee Name:''' Faron Young
  
'''Additional Parties Recorded:'''
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'''Additional Parties Recorded:''' None
  
'''Date:'''  
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'''Date:''' August 1971
  
'''Location:'''
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'''Location:''' Yuma, Colorado
  
'''Interviewer:'''
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'''Interviewer:''' Charles Townsend
  
'''Length:'''
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'''Length:''' 1 hour 25 minutes
  
  
 
==Abstract==
 
==Abstract==
  
'''Tape 1, Side 1:'''
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'''Tape 1, Side 1:''' Billy Hall and the Deputies sing,
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"If I Were a Carpenter",
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"Help Me Make it Through the Night",
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Deputies play an instrumental song,
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Billy sings "The Fugitive",
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Jean Dyson sings,
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"Silver Threads and Golden Needles",
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"Release Me",
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"Once a Day",
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"The Last Thing on My Mind",
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"Going Steady" .
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'''Tape 1, Side 2:''' Faron Young performance,
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"Wind Me Up",
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Short speech,
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"God Didn’t Make Little Green Apples",
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Introduces band members,
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Instrumental music,
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More remarks,
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"Jambalaya",
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Medley: "Sweet Dreams," "Make the World Go Away," "Hello Walls",
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More remarks,
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Skip Jackson plays "Love is Blue".
 
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'''Tape 1, Side 2:'''
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'''Tape 2, Side 1:''' Music, but too faint to understand ,
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Faron Young sings "Saturday Night",
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More music and remarks, but again too faint,
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Remarks concerning patriotism and politics,
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Singing,
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Conclusion of show.
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'''Tape 2, Side 2:''' Blank
 
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'''Range Dates:'''
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'''Range Dates:''' 1971
  
'''Bulk Dates:'''
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'''Bulk Dates:''' 1971
  
  

Latest revision as of 15:36, 15 October 2015

This is a recording of the Faron Young Show, featuring the country and western singer along with several others at the fair in Yuma, Colorado. Note: The second tape is very poor quality, with some music and remarks by Young too faint to understand.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Faron Young

Additional Parties Recorded: None

Date: August 1971

Location: Yuma, Colorado

Interviewer: Charles Townsend

Length: 1 hour 25 minutes


Abstract

Tape 1, Side 1: Billy Hall and the Deputies sing, "If I Were a Carpenter", "Help Me Make it Through the Night", Deputies play an instrumental song, Billy sings "The Fugitive", Jean Dyson sings, "Silver Threads and Golden Needles", "Release Me", "Once a Day", "The Last Thing on My Mind", "Going Steady" .

Tape 1, Side 2: Faron Young performance, "Wind Me Up", Short speech, "God Didn’t Make Little Green Apples", Introduces band members, Instrumental music, More remarks, "Jambalaya", Medley: "Sweet Dreams," "Make the World Go Away," "Hello Walls", More remarks, Skip Jackson plays "Love is Blue".

Tape 2, Side 1: Music, but too faint to understand , Faron Young sings "Saturday Night", More music and remarks, but again too faint, Remarks concerning patriotism and politics, Singing, Conclusion of show.

Tape 2, Side 2: Blank

Range Dates: 1971

Bulk Dates: 1971


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Recording Format Notes:

Transcript:



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