Classic country cuts and great new releases

FIRST BROADCAST : August 7, 2017 10:00 pm
Topics : Music

Michael Hingston will be celebrating lots of anniversaries this week on the first hour of Country and Roots. The birth date of prodigious songwriter Felice Bryant, the release of Patsy Cline's last album before she died, the birthday of Rodney Crowell, the date of Johnny Cash's first marriage to Vivian Liberto,  and the birthday of Raul Malo of The Mavericks. The second hour features lots of new releases plus a few classic tracks including the unusual pop hit Justified and Ancient by Tammy Wynette and The KLF.