Walter Hyatt / DesChamps Hood

Walter Hyatt / DesChamps Hood (HMQZY)

Location: Spartanburg, SC 29306 Spartanburg County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 57', W 81° 55.767'

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Walter Hyatt
1949-1996
Walter Hyatt was a prolific songwriter and performer and a founding member of the influential Americana groups Uncle Walt's Band and the Contenders.

Raised in Spartanburg, Hyatt joined the Austin and Nashville music scenes, releasing several critically praised solo albums. He is remembered as a gifted songwriter, with his songs recorded by Lyle Lovett, Jimmie Dale Gilmore and Jerry Jeff Walker.

DesChamps Hood
1952-2001
DesChamps "Champ" Hood was a founding member of the highly influential Americana groups Uncle Walt's Band and the Contenders.

An award-winning multi-instrumentalist, the Spartanburg native spent most of his career performing in Austin and Nashville, regularly working as a session player and touring performer with artists such as Guy Clark, Toni Price and Lyle Lovett.
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HM NumberHMQZY
Series This marker is part of the South Carolina: Spartanburg Music Trail series
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Year Placed2011
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Date Added Wednesday, September 10th, 2014 at 7:58pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 415133 N 3867892
Decimal Degrees34.95000000, -81.92945000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 57', W 81° 55.767'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 57' 0.00" N, 81° 55' 46.02" W
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Area Code(s)864
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 155-173 S 4202, Spartanburg SC 29306, US
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