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Friday, October 31, 2008

Alabama Hayloft Jamboree

Folks, in my free time I try to find out more about the old barn dance stage shows that were hosted all over the USA. There a a lot of shows leaving behind a history full of details, but there are also programs, which remain in obscurity. One of these shows is the Alabama Hayloft Jamboree, that aired over WAPI in Birmingham, Alabama. All I know is that the show started around 1940 and was still on air in 1946. Hardrock Gunter, Fiddlin' Arthur Smith and the Delmore Brothers were part of the cast.

If you've got more information on the Hayloft Jamboree, don't hesitate to send me them. I need your help folks...

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