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The $10 Challenge: Manny and Merle

I knew it was time to write about Manny & Merle’s when I panicked over what I thought was the restaurant’s closing. Rob and I happened to be downtown on a Monday evening and we decided to stop by this modern honky-tonk on Main Street. 993 more words

Louisville Kentucky

Nashville


After rolling through the large estates, horse pastures and mountains of beautiful Virginia, Steve arrived in Music city; Nashville Tennessee.
He made his way to the east side of the city and found a cool looking barstool to perch on. 412 more words

America

Donn's Depot

Donn’s Depot is an icon in Austin, that is sometimes kept secret by us old Austinites. It is a real-deal honky tonk located damn near in downtown Austin. 130 more words

Adult Fun

Music Video: To Make Amends

Our very first music video is out, recorded as a LIVE performance with a single shot video for Eye of the Crow by Scott Mckibben. 8 more words

New Orleans

Hank Williams - Opher's World pays tribute to a genius.


Country Music evolved out of the Folk Music brought across from Europe by the early settlers. The English, Irish and Scottish barn dances, Folk songs, jigs and reels were the mainstay. 568 more words

Zeitgeist

Blue Danube. Last Dance: Is this where the love goes?

Is this where the love goes?

First we were hot, and then warm; now we are cool!’ my special lady would say sometimes as she laid in her bed contented muddled, me quite forgotten now; but clearly she was still feeling loved. 678 more words

Art

Stafford hosts Bill Kirchen's Honky-Tonk Concert.

We had over 150 people here Monday night for the Bill Kirchen’s Honky-Tonk Concert.

Bill’s holiday show  featured seasonal songs from Rock ‘n’ Roll, Blues, Rhythm and Blues, and Country; forgotten classics from the golden age of music such as Red Simpson’s “Truckin’ Trees For Christmas” and Hank Snow’s “Reindeer Boogie”, Commander Cody songs like “Daddy’s Drinkin’ Up Our Christmas”, Christmas tunes from Chuck Berry, Merle Haggard, Elvis and much more. 59 more words