Goober Buchanan

Date: 1976 January 29
Length: 154 min.
Call Number: OH23


Country music performer, comedian, and stage manager. Real name James Buchanan. Career active 1930s-1960s.

Interview Summary

1976 January 29
(2 hours, 34 minutes)
Country performer James “Goober” Buchanan recalls highlights from his entertainment career. Discussion includes memories from his years as a traveling entertainer; working on radio; working for Porter Wagoner; working as a booking agent; his move to television; and memories of different entertainers and musicians he worked with through the years.