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Song of the Day, September 5: 'Til I Can Make It On My Own by Tammy Wynette

Today’s song is ‘Til I Can Make It On My Own by Tammy Wynette. She wrote the song with George Richey and Billy Sherrill and it became the title track of her 1976 album. 90 more words

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Country Music 101

My town recently got a new radio station that plays some “classic country” along with a good amount of “new country”. I have therefore had the opportunity to listen once again to some of the new artists that are quite popular now.  345 more words

Stand By Your Man

I’ve probably mentioned that I’m not a fan of country music a bunch, but I actually need to take that back. Even though there’s at least one day a month when I have a burst of 60’s / 70’s female country singers, I seemed to have forgotten about them! 145 more words

Most Importantly - The Vinyl

Jude The Obscure, Thomas Hardy

The summer break has allowed me to take a family holiday in Norfolk which coincided with beautiful weather and swimming at Walberswick, Suffolk. The absence of teaching committments has also let me catch up with nitty gritty stuff like getting my guitar amplifier serviced and getting a strap button fitted to my guitar. 467 more words

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GVTour: The Women Behind Wynette

Greenbrier Valley Theatre takes STAND BY YOUR MAN: THE TAMMY WYNETTE STORY on tour

“Sometimes it’s hard to be a woman.” No one knew that truth quite like country singer Tammy Wynette. 563 more words


Morning Song - I Gotta Know

We had the King of Rockabilly yesterday, so let’s have the Queen today.

Country music has always been, among other things, a socially conservative voice.  When Tammy Wynette had a #1 country hit in 1968 with… 163 more words


Album Review: Sammy Kershaw - 'Do You Know Me? A Tribute to George Jones'

It would be futile to attempt to quantify the number of male country singers over the past 40 years or so that have cited George Jones as a major influence on their careers, so it was inevitable that tribute albums would begin to appear following the Possum’s death last year. 583 more words

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