Eddy Arnold “I’m Throwing Rice & Other Favorites” 1965 Classic Album Review The Second Eddy Arnold Album I Ever Heard

Eddy Arnold “I’m Throwing Rice & Other Favorites” 1965 Classic Album Review The Second Eddy Arnold Album I Ever Heard

Greetings from Asheville, where good music on the turntable. This Classic Album Review takes you back to June 1965, Eddy Arnold and I’m Throwing Rice (At the Girl That I Love) And Other Favorites. This was a release on RCA’s Camden label which was their budget line. Camden albums were … Continue reading

Marty Robbins “All Around Cowboy” Classic 45 This Marty Robbins Record Takes Me Back To Radio Listening in 1979.

Marty Robbins “All Around Cowboy” Classic 45 This Marty Robbins Record Takes Me Back To Radio Listening in 1979.

Greetings from Asheville, where good music is always on the turntable, and today that good music is courtesy of the late, great Marty Robbins. We’re going Classic 45, today, with Marty’s 1979 hit, “All Around Cowboy”. “All Around Cowboy” was a country radio staple during the summer. Marty’s second single … Continue reading

Barbara Mandrell “(If Loving You Is Wrong) I Don’t Want To Right” Classic 45 1979 Smash For Barbara Mandrell Brought Crossover Success

Barbara Mandrell “(If Loving You Is Wrong) I Don’t Want To Right” Classic 45 1979 Smash For Barbara Mandrell Brought Crossover Success

Greetings from Asheville, where good music is always on the turntable. Today’s Classic 45 is slick, sultry sound that Barbara Mandrell released, forty-one years ago in 1979. Barbara Mandrell had been charting singles since 1970, and had enjoyed some success, with several top ten hits, including a number one on … Continue reading

Rose Maddox “The One Rose” Classic Album Review” 1960 Rose Maddox's Debut on the Capitol Label

Rose Maddox “The One Rose” Classic Album Review” 1960 Rose Maddox's Debut on the Capitol Label

Greetings from Asheville, where good music is always on the turntable. Rose Maddox has today’s Classic Album Review. The One Rose was her debut effort for Capitol Records, and only her second album, overall, despite many singles with her brothers on both 4 Star and Columbia. Rose Maddox’s hit list … Continue reading

Billy Walker “Headin’ For Heartaches” Classic 78

Billy Walker “Headin’ For Heartaches” Classic 78

Greetings from Asheville, where good music is always on the turntable.  Today’s Classic 45 (or in this case, 78) takes us back nearly seventy-one years for the debut effort of the “Tall Texan”, Billy Walker.  Though never attaining the same level of superstardom as the top acts of his era, … Continue reading

Roy Drusky “In A New Dimension” Classic Album Review Roy Dropped This Album In 1966

Roy Drusky “In A New Dimension” Classic Album Review Roy Dropped This Album In 1966

Greetings from Asheville, where good music is always on the turntable. Our first Classic Album Review of 2020 takes us back to the Summer of 1966. We are remembering singer/songwriter Roy Drusky and his album In A New Dimension. In A New Dimension was the thirteenth album release in Roy … Continue reading

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