Remembering Johnny Cash – Feb. 26, 1932 – Sept. 12, 2003 by Kaye Spencer #johnnycash #countrymusic #classiccountry

Let’s start a movement and declare February 26th as National Johnny Cash Day. Everyone wears black and speaks in lyrics from his songs.    

Are your walls closing in? Music in the time of Covid by Kaye Spencer #westernfictioneers #classiccountry #humor

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

El Paso, Marty Robbins, and Dec. 21, 1959 by Kaye Spencer #westernfictioneers #martyrobbins #countrymusic

(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

13 Days of Spooky Blogging – Day 12 – Hank Williams, Sr. – My favorite ghost legend by Kaye Spencer #hankwilliams #ghosts #countrymusic

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

Country Music Memory Lane – The Three Bells by Kaye Spencer #westernfictioneers #classiccountrymusic

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 in country music by Kaye Spencer #westernfictioneers #countrymusic

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’

A small tribute to country music legend Merle Haggard by Kaye Spencer #classiccountry #countrymusic #westernfictioneers

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’…

Remembering Marty Robbins by Kaye Spencer #westerns #countrymusic #classiccountry #WesternFictioneers

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

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