Avery Broussard - An unhappy character, his drinking leads to numerous problems that culminate in finding himself in jail.
J.P. Winfield - He wants nothing more than to make it to Nashville and out of his hometown. At the age of twenty-seven, he decides to take his first significant trek to stardom, but finds himself a fish out of water.
Toussant Boudreaux - Despite the ability and willingness to succeed in the big city, he suffers incredibly bad luck and the wrath of a bigoted society.
Batiste - He works as as a hired hand and his loyalty is greatly appreciated by the main character right to the end of the story.
Archie - He works diligently with his student giving him the benefit of his experience while trying to propel him into the big time.
Virdo Hunnicut - This character first hires JP Winfield to...
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