Country is more than a cowboy hat. It's Texas swing, Countrypolitan and outlaw music. It's Patsy Cline, Johnny Cash and Willie Nelson. It's "Sixteen Tons" and what do you get...
Growing up in the late Sixties and early Seventies, the a.m. radio served up some powerful surprises. It was a totally different, all-consuming thing, this radio and the mysteries it transmitted. Whether it was blasting away in the station wagon or turned down low under the covers at night, the radio promised to take you away and it rarely failed to deliver. It was 180° from today’s “on-demand” world; you’d hang on every word the DJ said and every song he played... more