Saturday, September 28, 2013

On The Banks Of The Old Pontchartrain

Rose Maddox  -  On The Banks Of The Old Pontchartrain

Rose Maddox dips into the Hank Williams songbook and emerges with a winner.

Thursday, September 5, 2013

Rose Maddox Month

Rose Maddox - Move It On Over

Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Honky Tonkin'

Rose Maddox  -  Honky Tonkin'

Tuesday, January 1, 2013

Hank's Last Ride

Sixty years ago today, Hank Williams died in the back of a 1952 Cadillac headed for Canton, Ohio.

In 2003, on the 50th anniversary of Williams' death, the Nashville Tennessean published a superb article by Peter Cooper that includes everything you ever wanted to know about the fateful trip.

Tuesday, May 8, 2012

James Brown Month: Your Cheatin' Heart (Hillbilly Avenue)

From the otherwise lightweight Soul on Top LP, here's a unique country/funk/swing hybrid take on "Your Cheatin' Heart."