Country music Artists Biography

Country music Artists Biography

John Lee Hooker is a giant of the blues and the father of the boogie. Beginning in 1948 with his first single, Boogie Chillen, he introduced the world to the persistent, chugging rhythm of boogie music, a form of country blues Hooker learned back home in Mississippi. His foot-stomping boogie was adapted and amplified in the Sixties and Seventies by a great number of rock and roll artists, including the Rolling Stones, the Yardbirds, Canned Heat, John Mayall, Ten Years After …

Country music artist Jamey Johnson

Country music artist Jamey Johnson

BAn Unlikely Tribute: Jamey Johnson Covers Hank Cochran | WBUR NPR

Country music Artists Steve Austin

Country music Artists Steve Austin

Stone Cold Steve Austin became one of the WWF s most popular wrestlers during the late 90s. A former football player for North Texas State University, Austin decided in 1989 to attend wrestling school as an escape from his job as a dock worker; he turned professional just a year later, and became a member of the WCW organization in 1991 under the name Stunning Steve Austin. He split to join the WWF in 1995 and changed his nickname to Stone Cold shortly thereafter; in 1998 …

Country Music Artists in Australian

Country Music Artists in Australian

G day :) This week I m thrilled to be chatting to the Australian country music artist, Adam Toms. Adam has been nominated in the CMC New Oz Artist of the Year Awards alongside 14 other great acts. He s honoured to be in the mix and would love everyone to pop over to the website following the link below and flick him a vote. You can vote daily up until the end of February (that s today!) and just by voting you go into the draw to win two tickets to CMC Rocks the Hunter in March …

Youngest Country Music Artists

Youngest Country Music Artists

A good sense of humor, a strong sense of one s identity and great survival instincts are among the hallmarks of maturity. Those are a few of the qualities that saw Billy Gilman through the transitional years; from child star to what seemed like a lifetime out of the spotlight, and back into the studio to record not just the next chapter, but what might be a whole new book for the 18 year old artist. Gilman will release Billy Gilman September 5, 2006 on the Image Entertainment …

Country music Artists Cunningham

Country music Artists Cunningham

By By Frank Lewis Frank Lewis PDT Staff Writer Scioto County native,Country Music singer Donna Cunningham is no stranger to big performances on big stages in front of big audiences,and in her way of giving back to the community that helped her get started. Cunningham says Aug. 17 at the Southern Ohio Opry will be a night of great country music featuring music for young and old alike. Cunningham has put together a show on which she will be performing with three of her favorite …

Country Music Artists Jimmy Rodgers

Country Music Artists Jimmy Rodgers

BJimmie Rodgers (pop singer) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Undiscovered Country music artists

Undiscovered Country music artists

Interesting points below. that has inspired me to write this thread. New challenges and opportunities await all of us for 2004. The music industry is waking to the reality of falling record sales, pirating and most importantly, fairer opportunities for the unsigned talent, covering a spectrum of genre. A vast market, waiting to be unleashed. Not only Jazz, and New World, but pop, rock and many more too. Yes, the music industry will realize a need to move away from fads and one …

Country Music Newest Artists

Country Music Newest Artists

I do not have a need to see videos online , nor to listen to contemporary music and I am happy viewing other artists art once a week on this forum while listening to songbirds. I can hear them now, I think they are delightful. ( did go to that art show in santa monica recently - saw enough art to last 6 months :) the less websites I visit - the less cookies and webfiles I get to store on my tiny hard drive, the fewer people interesting in tracking where I go on the web I really …

Country music singer Hank Snow

Country music singer Hank Snow

I’ve had about 140 albums released, and I’ve done everything I wanted to do. ~Hank Snow I’d always listened to Hank Snow. ~Bob Dylan (to Sam Shepard – Aug 1986) Canada’s greatest contribution to country music, Hank Snow was famous for his “traveling” songs. It’s no wonder. At age 12 he ran away from his Nova Scotia home and joined the Merchant Marines, working as a cabin boy and laborer for four years. ~David Vinopal (allmusic.com) I’m Movin’ On: Wikipedia: Clarence Eugene “Hank” …