He had tried to get on the Grand Ole Opry first, but had been rejected because the music he performed didn't match the show's image. When Hayride expanded its domain to include rock, it also widened its audience to include a younger, more rockabilly crowd. When Presley moved on to Hollywood, and the course of popular music favored rock over country, this new, younger fan base for Hayride also left.
The show didn't survive the change in cultural taste that it had helped create. The post-Elvis Hayride started to plunge in popularity as country music audiences aged and teenagers continued to favor rock-and-roll. Hayride aired its final live show in The radio program was subsequently revived in various incarnations over the years, but never attained the success of its heyday.
In the s the show's venue, Shreveport's Municipal Memorial Auditorium continued to host musical acts, and its Stage of Stars Museum displayed memorabilia from the Hayride.
The program was honored in the Louisiana Music Hall of Fame in Shreveport Times , January 24, Hidden categories: Articles with short description Short description matches Wikidata.
Namespaces Article Talk. Views Read Edit View history. Help Learn to edit Community portal Recent changes Upload file. Download as PDF Printable version. Smith Harmie Smith Roy Sneed. Due out April 6, the album is available for pre-order via Cash's website. Each new year, millions of people make resolutions to be their best selves, put their past bad habits behind them and improve their lives.
But why not make your resolution a musical one? When the holiday parties are over, the confetti is swept up, and school and work resume, it's time to get back to work and make the most of The good news? Music can help! From mastering an instrument to learning more about the craft and history of music, to supporting musicians through live shows, we want to know: What's your New Year's music resolution for ?
Aggressive Bittersweet Druggy. Energetic Happy Hypnotic. Romantic Sad Sentimental. Sexy Trippy All Moods. Track Listing. Thank You Jesus. The Jordanaires. He'll Understand. Eddy Arnold. I Saw the Light. Hank Williams. Roy Acuff. Rock of Ages. Plainsmen Quartet. I'll Tell the World.Aug 31, · These 20 CDs comprise over 24 hours of music captured onstage in the s, ’50s, and ’60s at KWKH’s legendary Louisiana Hayride radio spectopscolyfudis.lesesoftstotiratplictorfugafotel.co live in Shreveport, the Hayride featured national country music stars, soon-to-be legends, regional breakouts, and talented newcomers.