It’s only been a few months when country music let go of one of its legends, Roy Clark. Today, he’s supposed to be celebrating his 86th birthday. But even if the late musician is no longer around, his great legacy ...

Dave Akeman | Photo credit: theparisreview.org If you ask an avid fan of the famous television show, Hee Haw, to name a favorite character, the name Dave Akeman would certainly be on the top list. Who doesn’t know the “Stringbean”, ...

Featuring country music and comedy with the fictional rural Kornfield Kounty as a backdrop, “Hee Haw” started as an American television variety show in the 1960s. It was forty-nine years ago, on June 15, 1969, to be exact, when Hee Haw made its premiere on CBS. ...

Glen Campbell and Roy Clark (image from Youtube) Glen Campbell In any genre of popular music, Glen Campbell was undoubtedly one of the greatest guitarists who ever lived. For a guy who never learned to read music, Campbell’s natural control ...

“Yesterday When I Was Young” was first known as “Hier Encore,” or “Only Yesterday.” The song was introduced byFrench singer-songwriter Charles Aznavour in 1964. Josie Pickering’s real life experience inspired the creation of the poem, that later turned into a song. She ...

Many readers may remember Roy Clark as the famous country picker who did so much to popularize the genre as a performer onstage and, in the Seventies, on the TV show Hee Haw. In fact, if you’re old enough, you ...