Some artists that have shaped the life I’ve found, that keep my feet on the ground.
Category: The Unbroken Circle
A Lost Debate: Country Music’s True Birth Date
Trying to dissect country music’s 100th year.
The Unbroken Circle: Alabama – Mountain Music Pioneers
Playin’ it down the middle, as intended.
The Unbroken Circle: They Think We Still Care (And We Do)
Over 200 artists care, apparently.
Finding Our Friend, Luke Bell
All blue over losing our friend, Luke Bell.
Olivia Newton-John And the Everlasting Pop-Country Musical Divide
There’s a lot to unpack with Olivia Newton-John’s brief involvement with country music.
The Unbroken Circle: Patty Loveless – “Timber I’m Falling in Love” (1989)
The first shot of success for both Patty Loveless and songwriter Kostas.
The Unbroken Circle: Red Hot Jerry Reed
Jerry Reed – an entertainer who did what they said couldn’t be done.
The Unbroken Circle: Tom T. Hall – “(Old Dogs, Children and) Watermelon Wine” (1972)
Four things worth appreciating, if you count Tom T. Hall songs.
The Unbroken Circle: Rosanne Cash – “Seven Year Ache” (1981)
Finding a remedy for an ache that goes beyond a song.