Thursday, October 28

Country Roads

Hall of Fame: Marshall Tucker Band

Legends/Icons: Pure Prairie League

(The Don’s Hit List Podcast Ep. 116):  BILLY DON BURNS
Country Roads, The Don's Hit List with The Don & The Grizz

(The Don’s Hit List Podcast Ep. 116): BILLY DON BURNS

Contributor's Note:  Episode 116 of The Don's Hit List Podcast with the Don and the Grizz features legendary country music outlaw/singer-songwriter Billy Don Burns.  This podcast talks about him collaborating with the legendary Hank Cochran and Johnny Cash and the scores of songs that he has written and performed.  He also discusses collaborating with Willie Nelson and Shooter Jennings.  Outlaw Magazine describes Billy Don Burns in the following fashion, "Billy Don Burns is a true country music warrior.  He wears his battle scars with honor, depicting the stories of his life in his songs with brutal honesty.  He's respected far and wide for his long career in songwriting and performing, and he's still out there.  He's lived it and breathed it through lifetimes of country music passion ...
Roy “Dusty” Rogers Jr. of SONS OF THE PIONEERS on THE DON’S HIT LIST PODCAST
Country Roads, Musings With Musicians, The Don's Hit List with The Don & The Grizz

Roy “Dusty” Rogers Jr. of SONS OF THE PIONEERS on THE DON’S HIT LIST PODCAST

Contributor's Note:  Roy "Dusty" Rogers Jr. of Sons of the Pioneers appeared on the 115th episode of The Don's Hit List Podcast with co-hosts The Don and The Grizz.  In this episode, "Dusty" talks about the legacy of his father, the legendary Roy Rogers.  Sons of the Pioneers formed back in 1934 and many look to them as huge inspirations for country western music.  A fun fact for you, in 1977, the Smithsonian Institute declared Sons of the Pioneers as national treasures.  They go through the goosebump moments in the music and discuss Dale Evans who wrote the legendary song "Happy Trails".  Fans can find Sons of the Pioneers at the following locations: www.sonsofthepioneers.org www.facebook.com/SonsofthePioneers www.instagram.com/sonsofthepioneers Fans can find The Don's Hit...
We Nerd Out Vol. 39:  ADAM HOLT Converses with THE DON’S HIT LIST PODCAST on Goosebump Moments and Sun Studio
Country Roads, The Don's Hit List with The Don & The Grizz, They Call It The Blues

We Nerd Out Vol. 39: ADAM HOLT Converses with THE DON’S HIT LIST PODCAST on Goosebump Moments and Sun Studio

Contributor's Note: Episode 21 of The Don's Hit List Podcast now available with blues and country great Adam Holt. During this interview, I insist he do a duet with Darius Rucker. When you listen to the interview you will find out why. We also discuss Sun Studio in Memphis, TN. Adam spent some time there in the house where ELVIS PRESLEY and Johnny Cash recorded music. He made me want to go to Memphis and take the tour. We also discuss several of Adam's tracks and the 'goosebump' moments in them including a cover he did of a Jimmie Vaughan "Six Strings Down" that Jimmie wrote for his brother Stevie Ray Vaughn. The interview is available in the following locations: https://soundcloud.com/…/the-dons-hit-list-podcast-episode-… https://youtu.be/okurdRMYfx4 The TuneIn App und...
We Nerd Out Vol. 12:  The Don’s Hit List Podcast features THE MARSHALL TUCKER BAND as “The Don” Peruses Through their Catalog!
Country Roads, Hall of Famers, The Don's Hit List with The Don & The Grizz

We Nerd Out Vol. 12: The Don’s Hit List Podcast features THE MARSHALL TUCKER BAND as “The Don” Peruses Through their Catalog!

Editor's Note:  This is definitely a conversation between two friends as founder/frontman Doug Grey of legendary Southern Rock band Marshall Tucker Band converses with "The Don" about what he considers to be his "staple song".  Doug discusses with The Don about the moment they went platinum, how artists and bands such as Confederate Railroad, Clint Black, and Kid Rock have all covered their legendary classic "Can't You See", along with the evolution of the music industry and how it's changed, and how it's not necessarily a bad thing.  Fans can find The Marshall Tucker Band at the following locations: www.facebook.com/themarshalltuckerband www.marshalltucker.com www.twitter.com/marshalltucker www.instagram.com/marshalltuckerband https://soundcloud.com/user-105738627-137494773...