Let’s start a movement and declare February 26th as National Johnny Cash Day. Everyone wears black and speaks in lyrics from his songs.
On January 7, 1961, country music singer Faron Young recorded the Willie Nelson-written song Hello Walls. The song reached No. 1 on Billboard Hot Country
(Reposted from Western Fictioneers’ blog 12/21/20)) Marty Robbins’ album, Gunfighter Ballads and Trail Songs, was released in September 1959. El Paso, one of the songs on
Hank Williams. Country music legend. Born on September 17, 1923. Died January 1, 1953. A musically brilliant life cut short at age 29. Williams’ contribution
Here is my August article that posted on the Western Fictioneers’ blog last Monday. Coming up sixty-one years ago (August 31, 1959) a musical family known
52 years ago today, country music artist Merle Haggard had his third No. 1 hit with Sing Me Back Home. Stop by the Western Fictioneers’
April 6, 1937 and April 6, 2016 are significant dates for those of us whose country music roots are in what I call ‘classic country’…
Marty Robbins has a birthday anniversary this month—his 93rd, in fact. But, sadly, Marty died on December 8, 1982. He’d suffered his third serious heart