Posts Tagged ‘Country and western’

I’m Trimming My Christmas Tree With Teardrops

December 23, 2018

“I’m Trimming My Christmas Tree With Teardrops,” written by Ernest Tubb and Frank Team, recorded by Ernest Tubb and His Texas Troubadours in 1964.

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I’m Trimming My Christmas Tree With Teardrops

December 17, 2017

“I’m Trimming My Christmas Tree With Teardrops,” written by Ernest Tubb and Frank Team, recorded by Ernest Tubb and His Texas Troubadours in 1964.

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To Heck With Ole Santa Claus

December 19, 2015

“To Heck With Ole Santa Claus,” written and sung by Loretta Lynn, the hit from her 1966 Country Christmas album.

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Christmas Without You

December 24, 2014

“Christmas Without You,” written by Lawton Jiles and Buster Beam, sung by Luanne Hunt. The song was originally meant for Patsy Cline, who later recorded the tune with different lyrics as “How Can I Face Tomorrow?

More:

“Patsy Cline’s Lost Christmas Song Lands In Top 20 On European Chart,” Dan Harr, Nashville Music News

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To Heck With Ole Santa Claus

December 24, 2014

“To Heck With Ole Santa Claus,” written and sung by Loretta Lynn, the hit from her 1966 Country Christmas album.

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Kitty Wells, 1919 — 2012

July 16, 2012

Kitty Wells, 1919 - 2012

Singer Kitty Wells (née Ellen Muriel Deason) died Monday at age 92. Her husband of 74 years, Johnny Wright of the duo Johnny & Jack, passed away last year. Ms. Wells, the Queen of Honky Tonk Street, was the first woman vocalist to have a solo hit record on the Country & Western music charts.

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The Telecaster Turns 60

March 2, 2011

Celebrating 60 Years of the Fender Telecaster

Fender’s classic Telecaster guitar just turned 60 years old. The solid-body guitar that changed County, Rock, and Blues music sounds just as good as ever. Take it from James Burton, Jeff Beck, Merle Haggard, Elliot Easton, Keith Urban, and a few of their pals.

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