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A story about the Secret Candy Stash. Does not actually exist, but could exist. Many things based on real places, characters, objects, etc. Hope you enjoy! Read More
song lyric about early radio programs Read More
How Eddy Arnold harvested the rustic plowboy and replanted a citified country crooner Read More
When Alabama smashed Nashville's invisible "band-repellent" barricade Read More
When Sears shoe salesman, Webb Pierce, finally found the "perfect fit" Read More
The musical role model waiting behind Roger Miller's life-shattering losses Read More

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A song lyric about the early "barn dance" radio programs Read More
A sudden shift in direction that put Lefty Frizzell on the right track Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Benefit of the Cafe in the community. Read More

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"Very good article. A cafe is where you catch on the goings on in your town, or just sit and enjoy the atmosphere. Or write, which I would do all..." Read More

An answer song only recorded "for a session fee" that inaugurated the musical reign of Kitty Wells Read More
A road map that charted the course of superstardom for Conway Twitty Read More
The car wreck that slammed the brakes on Randy Travis's runaway life Read More
The professional entrance of "Uncle Dave Macon" the first star of the Grand Ole Opry Read More
The telephone call that connected Ernest Tubb with his musical destiny Read More
The little newspaper article that germinated the "first family" of country music - the Carter Family Read More
The menial "water carrier" job that put the blues in Jimmie Rodgers' blue yodel Read More
The nearly forgotten gospel composer's song that led Little Jimmy Dickens to the Grand Ole Opry Read More
When Buck Owens reluctantly began his singing career Read More
The colorful childhood stories that added flavor to Marty Robbins' songs Read More
The Georgia old-time fiddlers' conventions that helped assemble the Skillet Lickers Read More
The near-death beginning of Hank Williams Jr.'s musical metamorphosis Read More
The song often considered the "all-time greatest" that George Jones didn't want to record Read More
The colorful Alabama farm lady who became the model for "Minnie Pearl" Read More
When an old black street singer pointed Hank Williams toward the stars Read More
The song Patsy Cline didn't want to sing that stopped the show and started her career Read More
the high-stakes deal that gave Loretta Lynn a handful of aces Read More
An old building behind a service station where Bill Monroe launched his Blue Grass Boys Read More
The nearly fatal case of sunstroke that traded Roy Acuff a fiddle for a baseball bat Read More

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