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Johnny Paycheck

Johnny Paycheck

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Johnny Paycheck: Somebody Loves Me (Epic)

Review by Roger St. Pierre, New Musical Express, 27 January 1973

FOR QUITE A few years, black American singers have milked Nashville for meaningful ballad songs. Joe Simon, Esther Phillips, Joe Tex and O.C. Smith are ...

Johnny Paycheck, 1938-2003

Obituary by Tony Russell, Guardian, The, 3 March 2003

DESPITE THE EFFORTS of many producers and publicists, country music has resisted being severed from its roots in southern US working-class life. ...

Johnny Paycheck: The Little Darlin' Sound Of Johnny Paycheck: The Beginning (Koch)

Review by John Morthland, No Depression, July 2004

SOMETIMES I THINK the Johnny Paycheck cultists are so enamoured of the sensational goth of stuff like '(Pardon Me) I've Got Someone To Kill' and ...


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