COUNTRY MUSIC

New Ken Burns Film on Country Music Scheduled for 2018

Posted by on January 20, 2014 at 7:47 pm

Ken Burns and his longtime producing partner and writer Dayton Duncan have been spending a lot of time in Nashville lately. Burns even presented at the 2013 Americana Honors and Awards show. Now it’s official as to why. News today from the Television Critics Association Winter Tour in Pasadena that Burns will deliver to PBS […]

Cowboy Jack Clement`s Home Damaged: An Afternoon Remembrance

Posted by on June 28, 2011 at 12:02 pm

Sad news this weekend that legendary country and rock ‘n’ roll producer and songwriter Cowboy Jack Clement’s Nashville home and studio — The Cowboy Arms Hotel and Recording Spa — was badly damaged in a fire. We’re pleased to hear, according to the Tennessean, that Cowboy, his girlfriend Aleene and others escaped unharmed, along with […]

Wanted: Your Visions of Nashville

Posted by on March 25, 2010 at 9:29 am

Middle Tennesseans Encouraged To Send In Their Best Nashville Photo for “Visions of Nashville” Campaign  The Ryman. Opryland. 2nd Avenue. The Shelby Street Bridge. The Batman Building. Musica. What do all these have in common?  Every one of these locations is pictured in thousands of photos every year because they are Nashville. They are the […]

A FREE SCREENING OF 'COWBOY CLEMENT'S HOME MOVIES'

Posted by on August 14, 2007 at 9:30 am
Cowboy Jack Clement and Johnny Cash

There’s a great scene in Robert Gordon and Morgan Neville’s film SHAKESPEARE WAS A BIG GEORGE JONES FAN: COWBOY CLEMENT’S HOME MOVIES, where Clement and George Jones are sitting at a table with some friends, and Clement tells Jones that he had a dream about Shakespeare. Clement says that Shakespeare (as the title suggests) is […]