October 29, 2009
Can''t make it to Nashville? We bring some of country''s classic instruments to you.
"In 1952, Kitty WellsÑ? plaintive "It Wasn't God Who Made Honky-Tonk Angels" soared to # 1 on the strength of its protest against the stereotype of Ñ?badÑ? honky-tonk songs. Her success proved that women could sell records and headline shows, prompting record companies to open their rosters to other women. This mahogany Martin 00-15 was her first guitar."