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

Flatt and Scruggs “Can’t You Hear The Whistles Blow” Classic Album review 1967 Release For The Bluegrass Legends

Flatt and Scruggs “Can’t You Hear The Whistles Blow” Classic Album review 1967 Release For The Bluegrass Legends

Greetings from Asheville, where good music is always on the turntable. How about a little bluegrass for a change?  Flatt and Scruggs were arguably bluegrass’ most important act of the 1960’s, as their success in crossing over into the mainstream country market, as well as the folk scene, was simply … Continue reading

Charley Pride’s 10th Album, Classic Album Review, 1970 Charley Pride and His 10th Album Release

Charley Pride’s 10th Album, Classic Album Review, 1970 Charley Pride and His 10th Album Release

Greetings from Asheville where good music is on the turntable. Today’s good music is in the form of vintage Charley Pride, as we remember his 10th release, appropriately titled Charley Pride’s 10th Album. Charley Pride’s 10th Album was the second of an incredible four albums that RCA Victor released on … Continue reading

Lynn Anderson “Listen To A Country Song” Classic Album Review 1972 One Of Lynn Anderson's Big Albums Of The 1970's.

Lynn Anderson “Listen To A Country Song” Classic Album Review 1972 One Of Lynn Anderson's Big Albums Of The 1970's.

Greetings from Asheville, where good music is always spinning on the turntable. This Classic Album Review recalls a 1972 Lynn Anderson release, Listen to A Country Song.  Her ninth release for Columbia after joining the label in 1970.  The album peaked at number three on Billboard’s country bestseller list, while … Continue reading

Thrift Store Finds January 21, 2020 Always Finding Something Interesting At the thrift stores

Thrift Store Finds January 21, 2020 Always Finding Something Interesting At the thrift stores

Greetings from Asheville, where good music is always on the turntable. We are halfway through January, and over these past couple of weeks, I haven’t done a whole lot of thrifting (record-wise, at least), but have been fortunate to come across a few 45’s of interest. So, let’s look at … Continue reading

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