Opinion: Country Music Is Back In The ‘Urban Cowboy’ Phase

Warning: Language The early 1980s produced a source of financial pressure on Nashville’s country music record divisions. The Urban Cowboy phenomenon, named for a movie that glorified a honky tonk and cowboy lifestyle, spread country music’s brand image to an urban society long thought immune to the charms of rural culture. Notice, though, that I… Read More Opinion: Country Music Is Back In The ‘Urban Cowboy’ Phase