Ernest_Tubb

Ernest Tubb Was The Texas Troubadour

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qnEMOQTh27s Ernest Tubb was a second generation country music star. Profiles of the singer/songwriter paint him as a follower of Jimmie Rogers, who was known as "the...
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Garth Brooks Starts His Comeback

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FuO3FhA3PWc There is more of a split between old and new country music than between generations in other genres. The core of rock, for instance, hasn't changed all that...
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Playlist: Five From Hank Williams

Hank Williams, Sr. was a transitional figure in American music in general and country music in particular. AllMusic's Stephen Thomas Erlewine starts his profile with the stark fact that Williams' his...
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New Music: Vaudeville Etiquette

Here is what the Seattle Times said about Vaudeville Etiquette. The band's website offers this: Seattle folk-rock band Vaudeville Etiquette embraces their scope of influences moving fearlessly from...

Lyle Lovett Pushes Country Music

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-d5-v0XVXE8 There are brilliant writers and performers who work within a genre and produce something that has one foot -- or even a toe or two -- outside it. Lyle Lovett...