Skip to main content

The Hag: The Life, Times, and Music of Merle Haggard

Author: Marc Eliot.

The Hag: The Life, Times, and Music of Merle Haggard

Author: Marc Eliot.

$30.00 $7.98
Item #: D33065
Format: Hardcover
Pages: 464
Publication Date: 2022
Publisher: Hachette
ISBN: 9780306923210
In a career that spanned half a century, Merle Haggard (1937-2016) upheld the authenticity of traditional country music. Sentenced to San Quentin for a robbery, Haggard later brought an outlaw edge and a working-class honesty to his songs, which included "The Fightin' Side of Me" and "Okie from Muskogee." Drawing on interviews with Hag's many friends and ene... More
In Stock & Ready to Ship
$30.00 $7.98
Quantity:

In a career that spanned half a century, Merle Haggard (1937-2016) upheld the authenticity of traditional country music. Sentenced to San Quentin for a robbery, Haggard later brought an outlaw edge and a working-class honesty to his songs, which included "The Fightin' Side of Me" and "Okie from Muskogee." Drawing on interviews with Hag's many friends and enemies, Marc Eliot chronicles his many successes as well as the personal demons that continued to plague this charismatic yet volatile star.


Virtual Catalog