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All posts tagged “Country music”
Charlie Pride RIP
Mr. Pride was 86. He died from COVID complications. RIP.
Do you remember Lefty Frizzell? He was both an excellent singer and songwriter too. I thought about him after posting a couple videos of Handsome Ned the other day. I don’t know just why my mind made that jump. I haven’t thought about Frizzell’s music… Read More
Yes I said Yodel
Tonight’s Daily Dose features the late Don Walser, Western Swing singer extraordinaire. My buddy East Texas Red first introduced me to Mr. Walser’s fantastic music.
When I first heard Saw Mill Man, the recording released by the then 79 year old singer back in 2005, it stopped me in my tracks. It’s a rough recording – nothing slick here – just stark, tough, stripped down performances of a set of… Read More
What was your first record?
Readers of my generation will know that when I ask the question, “what was your first record”, I’m talking about those funny looking discs they used to record music on. They were perfect. There was really no need to mess with them. When I was… Read More