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One of Waymore’s Hits

August 14, 2017 // 0 Comments

On this date in 1976, Waylon Jennings was at #1 on the US country album chart with Are You Ready for the Country. Its title track is a song from Neil Young’s seminal [...]

Vintage Glen Campbell Clip With Bob Wills

August 10, 2017 // 0 Comments

The video clip below was posted by the Texas Music Office yesterday and we thought it was so cool and certainly not one we’d ever seen before.  It’s from an old [...]

Carters, Haggard, Ducas and More!

August 1, 2017 // 0 Comments

1927- The Carter Family records for the first time in Bristol, Tennessee, with producer Ralph Peer. Peer was seeking new talents for the relatively new recording industry. [...]

On This Date

July 25, 2017 // 0 Comments

2013: Pistol Annies’ single “Hell On Heels” goes platinum. 2012: “Even If It Breaks Your Heart” by the Eli Young Band was at #1 on the Country [...]

Birthdays & Luckenbach

June 27, 2017 // 0 Comments

1950: Clay Blaker was born in Houston, TX. His songs have been recorded by many other artists, including George Strait, Tim McGraw, The Derailers, LeAnn Rimes, Doug Sahm, [...]

Paycheck, Whitley, & McEntire

May 31, 2017 // 0 Comments

1938: Born on this day in Greenfield, Ohio, was Johnny Paycheck, (Donald Eugene Lytle), singer and Grand Ole Opry member most famous for recording the David Allan Coe song [...]

Jimmie, Hank Jr, Keith and Willie

May 26, 2017 // 0 Comments

1933 Jimmie Rodgers, singer, songwriter, and first country music superstar, died at New York’s Taft Hotel of tuberculosis at 35 years old. Rodgers, known as “The [...]

On This Date

May 22, 2017 // 0 Comments

Who remembers this? Back in 1993, CBS aired “Willie Nelson The Big Six-0: An All-Star Birthday Celebration,” with Ray Charles, B.B. King, Paul Simon, Emmylou [...]
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