The King is dead. Country singer George Jones, who entered Nashville's Vanderbilt University Medical Center on April 18 with a fever and irregular blood pressure, checked out for good early this morning. Cause of death has yet to be made public, but it's amazing that the hard living honky tonk singe ... More >>
courtesy chad brown Chad Brown is an L.A.-based DJ and the singer/guitarist in CB Brand, and he may well know more about country music than anyone you're likely to encounter in this city. He is a true historian who recalls the backstories of each record in immense detail--from how he found i ... More >>
After 20 years, Bobby Bare emerges with the yearís most beautiful album
Donít look for the soul of country music in glitzy Nashville ó or even Bakersfield. Itís right here on the grand ole streets of L.A.
Red Simpson, The Bard of Bakersfield
It ain't what it used to be
Merle Haggard's Twin Oracles
Rick Shea keeps it country