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0-9 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Picture      Country rock is sub-genre of popular music, formed from the fusion of rock with country. The term is generally used to refer to the wave of rock musicians who began to record country-flavored records in the late 1960s and early 1970s, beginning with Bob Dylan and The Byrds; reaching its greatest popularity in the 1970s with artists like Emmylou Harris and the Eagles; continuing with cult status and occasional mainstream success to the present day.

     Rock and roll has often been seen as a combination of rhythm and blues with country music, a fusion particularly evident in 1950s rockabilly,  and there has been cross-pollination throughout the history of both genres, however, the term country-rock is generally used to refer to the wave of rock musicians of the late 1960s and early 1970s who began to record rock records using country themes, vocal styles and additional instrumentation, most characteristically pedal steel guitar. 


Country Rock bands starting with 'P': 5 bands in database

Gene Parsons (United States)Gram Parsons (United States)
Pan (United States)Parsons Green (United States)
Poco (United States)

Country Rock artists starting with 'P': 30 artists in database

Al PerkinsArtimus Pyle
Bill PillmoreBilly Powell
Bruce PalmerDavid Palmer
Ed PonderGene Parsons
George "Chocolate" PerryGram Parsons
Herb PedersenJack Pearson
Jerry PenrodJohn Petersen
Kenny PassarelliKenny Pine
Larry PattonMatt Piucci
Mike PriceNick Pantas
Patrick ShanahanPaul Burton
Paul PilnickRichard Powel
Roger PopeRonnie Penque
Terry PoppleTerry Potter
Thomas Puggard-MüllerTopper Price

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