country music

Charlie Robison, Mary Cutrufello and Chris Wall – Saturday listening Texas style

Charlie Robison, Mary Cutrufello and Chris Wall – Saturday listening Texas style

I didn’t have much of a Saturday.  Worked about 4 hours, came back to the hacienda and set to work on a web project that should have been completed a month ago.  Thank heavens the web site isn’t for anyone else but me. I needed music! My Saturday listening started off with George Michael (I sound […]

The passing of another music legend – George Jones 1931 – 2013

The passing of another music legend  –  George Jones 1931 – 2013

My local Morrison’s is becoming the place I first hear of  the  passing  of  popular  music  artists.  I learned of  Amy  Whitehouse passing, as I walked from the  parking lot to the store and yesterday I learned of  George  Jones death while  checking twitter as I stood  in the check  out line.  It was a […]

Lionel Richie flirts with country in Tuskegee

I listened to Lionel Richie’s latest album Tuskegee, over the weekend and although there aren’t any new tracks,  Richie adds a bit of twang to some of his classics. What you get is is 14 duets with some predictable and some unlikely choices. Richie hasn’t gone for the all out country sound, instead just a slight adjusting of arrangements and a banjo or steel guitar thrown in, so […]