The Light Crust Doughboys were one of the first western swing bands, founded in 1929 and still active as of 2009, but their main claim to fame was giving birth to the careers of Bob Wills and Milton Brown. The band has had countless shifts in personnel over the years and finally won a Best Southern, Country, or Bluegrass Gospel Album Grammy in 2003 for We Called Him Mr. Gospel Music: The James Blackwood Tribute Album (2002 Art Greenhaw.)
Bob Wills was born in Kosse, Texas in 1905 and was playing fiddle professionally by the time he was 10 years... Read More
Country, Western Swing
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