Goober Buchanan

Date: 1976 January 30
Length: 150 min.
Call Number: OH24


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

Interview Summary

1976 January 30
(2 hours, 30 minutes)
Country performer James “Goober” Buchanan talks about his experiences as a country entertainer during the late 1950s. Discussion includes a brief overview of his career from 1943-1953; working outside of the entertainment business; working with Porter Wagoner; experiences as a traveling entertainer; and working with Audrey Williams.