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Author:  Doug L
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Date:  2/1/2019 12:46:49 AM
Subject:  New Mickey Book Coming
New Mickey Newbury Book Officially in the Works!

Brian T. Atkinson signed a publishing contract for his forthcoming book on highly esteemed songwriter Mickey Newbury (Texas A&M University Press), Looks Like Rain: The Songwriting Legacy of Mickey Newbury. The Houston-born Newbury was known as a true songwriter's songwriter, penning classics like "I Just Dropped In (To See What Condidion My Condition Was In)," "San Francisco Mabel Joy" and "American Trilogy." Austin-based author Atkinson's fourth book tentatively will be released in 2021.

His previous books include I'll Be Here in the Morning: The Songwriting Legacy of Townes Van Zandt (TAMU Press, 2012), Kent Finlay, Dreamer: The Musical Legacy behind Cheatham Street Warehouse (2016), co-written with Jenni Finlay, and the upcoming The Messenger: The Songwriting Legacy of Ray Wylie Hubbard (Fall 2019).

For more information: briantatkinson.com.

 New Mickey Book Coming by Doug L at 2/1/2019 12:46:49 AM
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