Bill Monroe-Road Of Life-Classic Album Review The Father Of Bluegrass, Bill Monroe, at his best with Gospel music.

Bill Monroe-Road Of Life-Classic Album Review The Father Of Bluegrass, Bill Monroe, at his best with Gospel music.

Greetings from Asheville, where today we are looking at one of my favorite Bill Monroe albums, 1974’s Road of Life. Road of Life was released by MCA in June 1974. It is one of Bill’s many Gospel albums, and for me, that is where he was often at his best, … Continue reading

George Jones-Still The Same Ole Me-Classic Album Review Classic George from the 1980's

George Jones-Still The Same Ole Me-Classic Album Review Classic George from the 1980's

Greetings from Asheville, where we look back at one of the many golden nuggets of a legend named George Jones. Still the Same Ole Me was the first George Jones album to grace my collection, way back in 1981 (a Christmas gift as I recall), the year of its release. … Continue reading

Olivia Newton-John “If You Love Me (Let Me Know)” Classic Album Review 1974 Country-Pop Classic From 1974

Olivia Newton-John “If You Love Me (Let Me Know)” Classic Album Review 1974 Country-Pop Classic From 1974

Greetings from Asheville, where good music is always on the turntable. Today’s Classic Album Review is a 1974 release from British-born/Australian-raised Olivia Newton-John. Olivia was one of the hottest acts in both country and pop music, at the time, and we are looking back at her album If You Love … Continue reading

Wanda Jackson “Right Or Wrong” Classic Album Review 1961 Wanda Rocks And Shows Off Her Immense Ballad Skills, Too

Wanda Jackson “Right Or Wrong” Classic Album Review 1961 Wanda Rocks And Shows Off Her Immense Ballad Skills, Too

Greetings from Asheville, where good music is always found on the turntable. We are looking at some vintage Wanda Jackson on this Classic Album Review, remembering her iconic Right or Wrong album. Wanda, now retired, became known as “The Queen of Rockabilly” during the late 1950’s, with a sound not … Continue reading

George Jones “The Race Is On” Classic Album Review 1965 A compilation album highlighted by the classic title track.

George Jones “The Race Is On” Classic Album Review 1965 A compilation album highlighted by the classic title track.

Greetings from Asheville, where good music is always on the turntable. The name George Jones is synonymous with country music.  He’s one of our greatest singers, placing more songs on the country top forty than anyone, with a staggering 145 appearances between 1955 and 2005, more than any other artist, … Continue reading

Waylon Jennings “Folk – Country” Classic Album Review 1966 It's the Debut Album For The Legendary Waylon Jennings

Waylon Jennings “Folk – Country” Classic Album Review 1966 It's the Debut Album For The Legendary Waylon Jennings

Greetings from Asheville, where good music is always on the turntable. Today’s Classic Album Review looks back at the debut effort of Waylon Jennings. Waylon became one of the great legends of country music, was a driving force behind the “Outlaw Movement” and was rewarded with induction into the Country … Continue reading

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