Not By Bread Alone: Gospel Quartets and Food Sponsorships in the South

swan-silvertones-300x296In a fascinating article for the Southern Foodways Alliance, Carrie Allen Tipton tells the story of how quartets used to sing products off the shelves and into American homes. Harmony to sell hominy?

http://www.southernfoodways.org/your-weekly-pop-not-by-bread-alone/

Carrie Allen Tipton writes and lectures about classical music, American popular music, religion, and Southern culture.

About Bob Marovich

Bob Marovich is a gospel music historian, author, and radio host. Founder of Journal of Gospel Music blog (formally The Black Gospel Blog) and producer of the Gospel Memories Radio Show.

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