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by lo&m
Fri Apr 05, 2019 9:04 pm
Forum: Festivals
Topic: Black Deer
Replies: 1
Views: 247

Black Deer

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by lo&m
Tue Feb 26, 2019 11:53 am
Forum: Gone, but not forgotten
Topic: Mac Wiseman
Replies: 1
Views: 465

Mac Wiseman

Bluegrass legend, Mac Wiseman, died 24th February in an Antioch, Tennessee rehab facility after experiencing kidney failure over the past few weeks. Best known for his 1959 hit, "Jimmy Brown the Newsboy." Also had a hit version of "The Ballad of Davey Crockett" in 1955. https://encrypted-tbn0.gstati...
by lo&m
Mon Feb 18, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: Gone, but not forgotten
Topic: 'Whitey' Schafer
Replies: 0
Views: 535

'Whitey' Schafer

https://d3jjg4nf4bbybe.cloudfront.net/u/36395/b40dea31bf3ca4a1cfcc18d89f98495a9f5a4536/original/whitey-shafer-2.jpg/!!/b:W10=.jpg Sanger D. 'Whitey' Shafer, who passed away on January 12, 2019. He was 84. He was responsible for some of the most significant country songs of the last forty years, inc...
by lo&m
Mon Jan 21, 2019 4:52 pm
Forum: Saloon
Topic: Johnny Cash's note to self 1968
Replies: 0
Views: 827

Johnny Cash's note to self 1968

https://www.savingcountrymusic.com/the-letter-johnny-cash-wrote-to-himself-50-year-ago-today/ 50 years ago, New Year’s Eve 1968, Johnny Cash took time from whatever revelry the night might’ve had in store for him to write a letter to himself. It was Cash’s capstone to what he considered the most imp...
by lo&m
Sun Jan 06, 2019 1:36 pm
Forum: Gone, but not forgotten
Topic: Steve Ripley
Replies: 1
Views: 779

Steve Ripley

Paul Steven Ripley (January 1, 1950 – January 3, 2019) was an American recording artist, record producer, luthier, songwriter, studio engineer, guitarist, and inventor. Steve was born in Boise, Idaho, but grew up in Oklahoma and graduated from Oklahoma State University. Ripley died from cancer on Ja...
by lo&m
Sat Jan 05, 2019 2:38 pm
Forum: Worldwide Country Music
Topic: Do You Need Any Help?
Replies: 7
Views: 1483

Re: Do You Need Any Help?

Cheers, Pete. So it would have been the same for all forummers then?
by lo&m
Thu Jan 03, 2019 2:02 pm
Forum: Worldwide Country Music
Topic: Do You Need Any Help?
Replies: 7
Views: 1483

Re: Do You Need Any Help?

Yes, the forum has been unavailable a lot recently. To me too. Bit embarrassing; an admin who can't get in to his own forum. I emailed John Craven a couple of times but my mails got returned. I thought it might be my fault, I'm not the most techy guy, but I emailed Clive and he confirmed it was the ...
by lo&m
Thu Jan 03, 2019 1:47 pm
Forum: Gone, but not forgotten
Topic: Dean Ford
Replies: 1
Views: 624

Dean Ford

Not country as such but there's a slight country connection. https://scontent.fman2-1.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/49791396_2913789221979991_6946363041474674688_n.jpg?_nc_cat=103&_nc_ht=scontent.fman2-1.fna&oh=70958884bee23d8bbb16a72627a65195&oe=5CD2EBA0 Dean Ford's daughter announced the December 31st de...
by lo&m
Tue Jan 01, 2019 12:09 pm
Forum: Gone, but not forgotten
Topic: Ray Sawyer
Replies: 0
Views: 628

Ray Sawyer

Ray Sawyer - the eye-patch wearing singer with Dr Hook & the Medicine Show in the 1970s - has died, aged 81. His wife Linda said Sawyer died "peacefully in his sleep", adding that her "heart is broken." The band is best known for the song When You're in Love with a Beautiful Woman, which was a numbe...
by lo&m
Tue Dec 25, 2018 2:34 pm
Forum: Saloon
Topic: Yippee! the forum's back and just it time
Replies: 0
Views: 737

Yippee! the forum's back and just it time

Yippee! the forum's back and just it time to wish everyone a happy christmas and new year. Due to it being off-line, there's been no advent calendar of songs this year so I'll take the chance while I've got it to post a trio of faves. Btw, John, if you're reading this. I tried emailing you but my ma...
by lo&m
Wed Dec 12, 2018 9:23 pm
Forum: UK Country music
Topic: The Long Road Festival - Stanford Hall Leicestershire
Replies: 8
Views: 3301

Re: The Long Road Festival - Stanford Hall Leicestershire

So, did anyone go to this? If you did, please share your impressions.
by lo&m
Wed Dec 12, 2018 9:20 pm
Forum: UK Country music
Topic: Laid-back summery vibes on the road :-) New Music Video & So
Replies: 2
Views: 1726

Re: Laid-back summery vibes on the road :-) New Music Video

Just re-visited this. Good time to be looking back at that long, hot summer.
by lo&m
Tue Dec 11, 2018 5:02 pm
Forum: Gone, but not forgotten
Topic: Gary Perkins
Replies: 2
Views: 790

Gary Perkins

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