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Bonnie Owens Queen Of The Coast (4-CD)

Queen Of The Coast (4-CD)
 
 
 
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Bonnie Owens: Queen Of The Coast (4-CD)

4-CD box set (LP-Size) with 76-page hardcover book, 103 tracks. Playing time approx. 252 mns.

Married to Buck Owens and Merle Haggard, Bonnie Owens was the Queen of Bakersfield… and the original Honky Tonk Angel. All of Bonnie’s recordings between 1953 and 1971, most of them appearing on CD for the very first time. Contains the original version of A Dear John Letter with Fuzzy Owen, and includes all of her duets with Merle Haggard, such as Just Between The Two Of Us, Slowly But Surely and
A Stranger In My Arms.

Merle Haggard: 'I have no doubt that my success overshadowed Bonnie—it had to. Bonnie would be the last one to bring that up. She never complained. We were married and she was happy to tour and sing and write with me.'

Bear Family profiles one of the greatest and most underrated female country singers of all time. Bonnie Owens was the major female artist to emerge from the Bakersfield scene… the scene that spawned
Merle Haggard, Tommy Collins, Ferlin Husky, Wynn Stewart, and Buck Owens … and later inspired Dwight Yoakam and several generations of honky tonk singers. Typically, Bear Family has sourced unbelievably rare and obscure recordings, including Bonnie’s original version of the country classic, A Dear John Letter.

She won awards, she co-wrote Today I Started Loving You Again, she toured ceaselessly for decades, but saw relatively few hits. That, though, was no reflection on her talent, and Bear Family is proud to offer this tribute to one of the true, unheralded architects of alternative country music.

4-CD box set (LP-Size) with 76-page hardcover book, 103 tracks. Playing time approx. 252 mns


 

Songs

Owens, Bonnie - Queen Of The Coast (4-CD) Box set 1
1: A Dear John Letter (& Fuzzy Owen)
2: Wonderful Word (& Fuzzy Owen)
3: I Traded My Heart For His Gold
4: Take Me
5: Just A Love For Someone To Steal
6: No Tomorrow (& Fuzzy Owen)
7: Father (The Kern Country Sweethearts)
8: Please Don't Take Him From Me
9: (The Kern Country Sweethearts)
10: That Little Boy Of Mine
11: Wait A Little Longer, Please Jesus
12: Looking Back To See (& Fuzzy Owen)
13: Just For The Children's Sake
14: This Other
15: Missing On A Mountain (& Tommy Dee)
16: Why Don't Daddy Live Here Anymore
17: Waggin' Tongues
18: Stop The World (And Let Me Off)
19: Don't Take Advantage Of Me
20: Lie A Little
21: I'll Try Again Tomorrow
22: The Longer You Wait
23: You Don't Have Far To Go
24: Number One Heel
25: Beggin' To You
26: I Want To Be A Cowboy's Sweetheart
27: Pins And Needles
Owens, Bonnie - Queen Of The Coast (4-CD) Box set 2
1: Slowly But Surely (& Merle Haggard)
2: Just Between The Two Of Us (& Merle Haggard)
3: So Much For Me, So Much For You (& M.Haggard)
4: A House Without Love Is Not...(& M. Haggard)
5: I Want To Live Again (& Merle Haggard)
6: Number One Heel
7: Pins And Needles
8: Lie A Little
9: Stranger In My Arms (& Merle Haggard)
10: Souvenirs
11: Merry Go Round Of Love
12: She Don't Deserve You
13: Excuse Me For Living
14: I'll Take A Chance (& Merle Haggard)
15: Our Hearts Are Holding Hands (& M. Haggard)
16: Too Used To Being With You (& M. Haggard)
17: That Makes Two Of Us (& M. Haggard)
18: Forever And Ever (& Merle Haggard)
19: Wait A Little Longer, Please Jesus (& M. H.)
20: Living On Your Love
21: What's It Gonna Cost me
22: You Don't Even Try
23: Someone Else You've Known
24: Whatever Happened To Me
25: Just For The Children's Sake
26: Consider The Children
27: I Know He Loves Me
28: The Best Part Of Me
Owens, Bonnie - Queen Of The Coast (4-CD) Box set 3
1: Will You Want Me Just As Much
2: Any Part Of You
3: I Won't Go Lookin' For You
4: Gone Crazy
5: The Best Part Of Me
6: All Of Me Belongs To You
7: If You Really Want Me To
8: Adios, Farewell Goodbye Good Luck, So Long
9: If You Really Want Me To
10: Everything That's Fastened Down Is Comin'
11: Loose
12: I'd Be More Of A Woman
13: I Wish I Felt This Way At Home
14: Hangin' On
15: The Back Of My Hand
16: I Let A Stranger Buy The Wine
17: Number 82
18: Don't Tell Me
19: Just One Time
20: Somewhere Between
21: Wabash Cannon Ball
22: Tonight I'll Throw A Party
Owens, Bonnie - Queen Of The Coast (4-CD) Box set 4
1: Yes, I Love You
2: How Can OUr Cheatin' Be Wrong'
3: When Billy Comes Home To Arkansas
4: I'll Look Over You
5: I'll Always Be Glad To Take You Back
6: I Couldn't Keep From Cryin'
7: Lead Me On
8: Now I Lay Me Down To Sleep Alone
9: I'll Kiss My Weeding Ring Goodbye
10: That Little Boy Of Mine
11: Jealous Heart
12: I Don't Care If Tomorrow Never Comes
13: How Many
14: What Else Can I Do
15: It Don't Take Much To Make Me Cry
16: My Hi-Fi To Cry
17: Philadelphia Lawyer
18: Where Could I Go But To The Lord
19: What A Friend We Have In Jesus
20: Medals For Mothers
21: I'll Fly Away
22: Wait A Little Longer, Please Jesus
23: Gathering Flowers For The Masters Bouquet
24: Where We'll Never Grow Old
25: Where The Soul Never Dies
26: I Saw The Light
27: Farther Along
28: Faded Love

 

Artikeleigenschaften von Bonnie Owens: Queen Of The Coast (4-CD)

  • Interpret: Bonnie Owens

  • Albumtitel: Queen Of The Coast (4-CD)

  • Format Box set
  • Genre Country

  • Music Genre Country Music
  • Music Style Classic Country Artists
  • Music Sub-Genre 002 Classic Country Artists
  • Edition 2 Deluxe Edition
  • Title Queen Of The Coast 4-CD Box & Book
  • Label BEAR FAMILY RECORDS

  • Price code DK
  • SubGenre Country - General

  • EAN: 4000127161789

  • weight in Kg 2.000
 
 

Artist description "Owens, Bonnie"

Bonnie Owens

Bonnie Owens, a fine country singer and songwriter in her own right, will forever go down in history as the woman who was married to both Buck Owens and Merle Haggard. Although this association alone would get her mentioned in the 'Country Music Who's Who,' the fact remains that as a solo performer Bonnie Owens recorded an impressive body of work, enough material to make up the box set that you are now holding. Whether or not she would have been more or less famous without her life being intertwined with two of country music's biggest giants is a mystery, and even though she never had any huge hits to her name, Bonnie Owens is still known today as one of the genre's finest underrated female singers.

Bonnie Owens was a woman everyone liked; not one person has anything bad to say about her. Over and over again, that sentiment was echoed by every single person interviewed for this box set, not only from Merle Haggard and her sons with Buck Owens—Buddy and Mike, but from people that Bonnie met only in passing.

Bonnie would ultimately find her greatest success as Merle Haggard's harmony and duet singer, a job she would keep long after her marriage with Merle had ended. It was this professional role that most country music fans and historians will forever associate with Bonnie Owens, but on her own she left behind an impressive discography of singles and albums that place her as one of the most important female artists of the West Coast brand of country music that came to be known as 'The Bakersfield Sound.'

This box set represents everything that Bonnie Owens ever recorded as a solo artist in her golden era of 1953 to 1971, from her first single on the tiny Mar-Vel label, through one-offs on small labels like "X," Del-Fi, Pike, and fine early efforts for the Tally label of Bakersfield, to her six albums of material that she recorded for Capitol Records. When added to the incredible volume of work that she recorded with Merle Haggard during their 40-year association, it becomes apparent that Bonnie was one of the most recorded female singers in country music history.

Why didn't Bonnie Owens become a star? In retrospect, it's hard to pinpoint exactly why it never happened for her. If you ask the key players in the Bonnie Owens saga, a complex picture emerges, with no clear answers.

Merle Haggard: "I have no doubt that my success overshadowed Bonnie—it had to. Bonnie would be the last one to bring that up. She never complained, we were married and she was happy to tour and sing and write with me."

Fuzzy Owen: "There are a lot of great singers who never made it big. I think Bonnie's problem was that she never had that song, that one hit song that would have made her."

Ken Nelson: "Bonnie's problem was that she was timid—she was just too darn shy."

Michael Owens: "Mom had the talent to be a recording star, but she just didn't have the cold heart and the cut-throat attitude that it takes to make it."

We'll never know the real reason why Bonnie didn't make it big on her own, but the fact remains that she was one of the finest female country singers of all time. The recordings on this box set attest to this fact.

 

PART ONE—THE EARLY YEARS

Bonnie was born Bonnie Maureen Campbell on October 1, 1929, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, as the fourth of six girls and two boys in a typical Depression-era family. Like many families of the day, they worked the land as sharecroppers, and did lots of other odd jobs to make ends meet. The family moved to Blanchard, Oklahoma, when Bonnie was just a baby, and that is the town that Bonnie usually cited as her hometown. In those Dust Bowl hard times, the family also moved around to Middleburg and Tuttle, Oklahoma, and eventually migrated to Gilbert, Arizona, near Phoenix.

Bonnie's father, Wallace Campbell, was a 'jack of all trades' and worked many different jobs, including stints as an iceman and then as a carpenter at nearby Williams Air Force Base. Wallace played fiddle, piano, harmonica, and sang—in general he loved music and he fostered the musical abilities of all the kids in the family. Although he never played professionally, Wallace was by all accounts the first musical inspiration that Bonnie had.

From a very young age, Bonnie was always singing. Her sister, Betty, recounts that as a little girl, Bonnie talked endlessly about wanting to be a singer. She was fond of yodelers like Patsy Montana, and practiced yodeling constantly. An early family memory of Bonnie is of her standing on bales of hay in their barn singing, using a broomstick as a microphone. A typical rural family, the Campbells listened to the Grand Ole Opry on the weekends, with country music singers as the centers of their musical universe. Bonnie's sister Loretta remembers "there was always music around us, we were surrounded by music."

Bonnie was so sure about her future as a singer, that she attempted to drop out of school in the seventh grade. Her father talked her into returning, which she did, even though it meant starting over and repeating the seventh grade. Bonnie's lack of interest in scholarly things was so intense that she would fail the eighth grade, which suited her just fine as the setback landed her in the same grade as her sister Betty, who was two years younger. Betty remembers that one of the only things Bonnie liked about school was playing in the school orchestra, where she played both the trombone and French horn. She also sang in some of the school assemblies. Ultimately, their schooling mattered little, because both Bonnie and Betty would drop out of high school in their junior years.

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