It has been awhile since we had a chance to catch up with a good ole boy from Texas, so we jumped at the chance when it came on our radar. 2015 CRS (Country Radio Seminar) was a busy time for us and thanks to country artist Pat Waters for being part of it. The six generation Texas native made us feel like we knew him forever and swore we would catch up again. Forward to November 29th and it finally happened. ... read more!
A Merle Haggard Museum and Restaurant? YES PLEASE. The iconic singer/songwriter absolutely deserves a space devoted to him. The new Merle Haggard Museum and Merle’s Meat + 3 Saloon will be located at 121 Third Ave. S. in Nashville. The museum and restaurant is set to open in summer 2018. ... read more!
Taking us back to the roots of Country Music, Paul Bogart is sharing his new single “All that Cowboy Jazz” with the world stealing our hearts with a steel guitar as opposed to an electric guitar. Some say he is a young guy with an old soul since his brand of Country music is more like Merle Haggard and Johnny Cash than nearly anyone else you hear on Country Radio today. ... read more!
Legacy Recordings will release ‘Willie Nelson and the Boys,’ the eagerly-awaited second installment in the acclaimed ‘Willie’s Stash’ archival recordings series, on Friday, October 20. The Willie’s Stash series will present a variety of archival releases, each personally curated by Willie, culled from decades of recording and touring, providing unique perspectives on one of America’s most vital musical forces. ... read more!
Amidst all the different “country songs” there will always be those that lead you back to the sound many of us long for, the sound of that steel guitar, the twang that is reminiscent of say Waylon, Merle, Hank and Willie. If you don’t know by now, one of those artists is still out there known as James Carothers. His current album, ‘Relapse’ is proof. ... read more!
Some say it’s not easy having the same last name of someone very prominent in the country music world, and it must be tough following in their footsteps. Our Wednesday’s Watch artist has made those steps away from it on her own. Stella Parton has blazed her way to a very successful career as a singer songwriter, author and advocate for domestic violence. ... read more!