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

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

Charley Pride “Christmas In My Hometown, 1970, Classic Album Review Charley Pride singing Christmas music is still great in this house.

Charley Pride “Christmas In My Hometown, 1970, Classic Album Review Charley Pride singing Christmas music is still great in this house.

Greetings from Asheville, where the good music is always on the turntable. Continuing our look at some classic Country Christmas albums, by heading back to 1970 for Charley Pride’s holiday release, Christmas In My Home Town. 1970 had been a good year for Charley Pride. Entering the fall, he was … Continue reading

Lynn Anderson “The Christmas Album”, 1971, Classic Album Review

Lynn Anderson “The Christmas Album”, 1971, Classic Album Review

Greetings from Asheville, where the great sounds of Christmas are always on the turntable. Today’s Classic Album Review remembers another vintage Country Christmas album of year’s past, Lynn Anderson The Christmas Album. Released in November 1971, Lynn recorded nine of the eleven tracks the previous summer. Lynn recorded the other … Continue reading

Christmas 1967, was “Christmas With Hank Snow”. Classic Album Review Hank Snow's only Christmas album came out in 1967.

Christmas 1967, was “Christmas With Hank Snow”. Classic Album Review Hank Snow's only Christmas album came out in 1967.

Greetings from Asheville, where good music is always found on the turntable. So many Christmas albums have been released, over the years, it is inevitable that some get forgotten about, over time. They fade into obscurity as newer releases take their place on the airwaves and in store shelves. Today’s … Continue reading

Uncle Dave Macon “Laugh Your Blues Away”, 1979 – Classic Album Review Uncle Dave Macon is one of Country Music's most important early stars.

Uncle Dave Macon “Laugh Your Blues Away”, 1979 – Classic Album Review Uncle Dave Macon is one of Country Music's most important early stars.

Greetings from Asheville, where the good music is always on the turntable. Our Classic Album Review, today, remembers a compilation from Uncle Dave Macon. Uncle Dave was one of country music’s most important stars in its infancy. Yet, for many years, Uncle Dave’s work was woefully underrepresented on record. In … Continue reading

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