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Glen Campbell: Wichita Lineman

Today is Glen Campbell‘s birthday.

I grew up next door to a house full of linemen. This was their favorite song. I love it, too. 9 more words

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#Before30BucketList: Rock Out At A Concert

/ See A Favorite Musician Live In Concert

(First, go to this post if you don’t know what my #Before30BucketList is. I’ll also be going back to that original post and noting each goal accomplished if you want to keep up but miss out on some of my posts.) 1,872 more words

Bucket List

Scootin' Boots

Scootin’ Boots is a country line dancing and two stepping venue that is open to the public. Every Wednesday and Thursday, Matthew Kirkland teaches from 8pm to 9pm. 29 more words

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FROM SONGWRITER TO BREAKOUT STAR- RYAN HURD

Born in Kalamazoo Michigan Ryan Hurd has long been in the background as a songwriter, but is now making his name in the spotlight as a singer. 210 more words

Album review: Worry Dolls: Go Get Gone

You don’t have to spend much time at country and Americana shows in London before you come across Rosie Jones and Zoë  Nicol. If they’re not on stage themselves they’re out in the crowd supporting their fellow musicians. 742 more words

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POP!

WE PRESENT not just pop lit, but sometimes straight pop, on our path toward true “fusion” fiction. No less a personage than Jonathan Franzen has claimed to have a similar goal– except that in his ultra-long novels there’s less entertainment value than in a single story by Alan Swyer– and less than one-tenth the heart. 113 more words

Short Stories

Women can't wear 'redneck' as a badge of honor

Over the winter break, I took a stab at my reading list and finished White Trash: The 400-Year Untold History of Class in America by Nancy Isenberg.   552 more words