Single Of The Day – Faron Young “Alone With You” "Alone With You" was a big hit for Faron Young in the summer of 1958

Single Of The Day – Faron Young “Alone With You” "Alone With You" was a big hit for Faron Young in the summer of 1958

1958 was a great one for Faron Young and country music. In country music, it was a year that gave us many great classics. Among the artists scoring big hits; Johnny Cash, Carl Smith, The Everly Brothers, Kitty Wells, Don Gibson, Hank Snow, and Marty Robbins, among others. Several crossover … Continue reading

Benny Barnes – “Poor Man’s Riches” Ultimate Twang Single Of The Day for November 27, 2018

Benny Barnes – “Poor Man’s Riches” Ultimate Twang Single Of The Day for November 27, 2018

Today, we look back at the only major hit for Beaumont, Texas singer Benny Barnes. His 1956 hit “Poor Man’s Riches” is our Single Of The Day. First, a bit about Benny. Benny Barnes was born in Beaumont, Texas on January 1st, 1936. He started adulthood as an oilfield worker, but … Continue reading

My Available Audio Books, Part 1 Here is a partial list of my available audio books

As of this writing (11/26/18), I have completed 11 audio books, with 3 more in the process of being prepared for sale, and yet another ready to be recorded.  Here are some of the 11 completed books. Vegetable Smoothie Recipes by Robert O. McGregor This was the very first audio … Continue reading

Do You Listen To Audio Books? They continue to increase in popularity, as people listen to them driving, exercising, and relaxing.

Audio books. Think about this. It’s really not been too long ago when listening to one required a cassette player (often a Walkman, remember those?). Of course, depending on the length of the book, it might include two or three or even more cassette tapes for the whole book. Today, … Continue reading

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