Umculo welizwe, owaziwayo njengelizwe langasentshona (okanye ilizwe elimane), kunye nomculo we-hillbilly, luhlobo lomculo odumile ovela kumzantsi we-United States ekuqaleni kwe-1920s. Kuthatha iingcambu zawo kwiintlobo ezifana nomculo womntu (ngokukodwa i-Appalachian folk kunye nomculo waseNtshona) kunye ne-blues. Umculo welizwe uvame ukuququzelela ezininzi zee-ballads kunye neengoma zomdaniso ngeefom eziqhelekileyo, iingoma zomntu, kunye nezixhobo ezihamba kunye nezixhobo ezinjenge-banjos, zamagetsi kunye ne-acoustic guitars, iindimbi zetsimbi (ezifana nezitishi ze-pedal kunye ne-dobros), kunye nama-firdles kunye njengeharmonicas. Iimodesi zeBlues zisetyenziswe ngokubanzi kuyo yonke imbali yayo.

Akukho iimveliso afunyanwa kuthelekiseka ukhetho lwakho.