classic country

Glen Campbell and daughter Ashley at Ravinia (Kurt Wolff/CBS Local)

Glen Campbell Charms Fans, Picks Mean Guitar During ‘Goodbye’ Show In Chicago

He may have Alzheimer’s, but on stage Glen Campbell can still sing, charm his fans, and play guitar like the dickens. His 18-song set in Chicago was a playful, endearing run through his best-known songs.

06/29/2012

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Willie Nelson Brings Classic Country To A New Generation In “Remember Me, Vol 1″

[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Willie Nelson[/lastfm]’s latest release Remember Me, Vol 1 mixes Willie’s traditional sound with heartfelt classic country songs.  Covering 14 of the biggest hits on the charts from 1946-1989, this album introduces an older country genre […]

11/22/2011

Straight Out Of The Country Closet: Johnny Cash!

“This world is rough, and if a man’s gonna make it he’s gotta be tough”…and [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Johnny Cash[/lastfm] was sure one tough son of a gun! This country music legend certainly left his mark with […]

06/04/2011

Remembering Jimmy Dean

Sausage king, TV star, and country music icon [lastfm]Jimmy Dean[/lastfm] passed away last weekend at age 81. He may have been a long time away from the music charts (his song “Big Bad John” was […]

06/15/2010

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