Bobbe Seymour talks of touring in the 50’s

From the desk of Bobbe Seymour: I’ll never forget one of the greatest bands I ever worked with in my life. It was great in many ways. The uniforms we wore would put Hank Thompson’s band to shame. The arrangements were extremely complex and great. We played six nights a week at Al’s Stateline Bar …

Bobbe Seymour explains Sho-bud keyless single 10-string steel guitars

From the desk of Bobbe Seymour: I have been getting many questions lately about an oddity of style guitar that Sho-Bud built in the early seventies. David Jackson built several of them on an experimental basis for players in Nashville. These were the keyless, or tuning keyless single ten string guitars. David built about five …

The Roundup – What’s Happening today in Country Music, Vol 6

Catch up on your favorite stars of country music. Published each week or so and all new, this is The Roundup #6, with music news and behind the scenes material from the world of traditional country music. This edition features an international section for the first time. Kimberly Murray reminds everyone that the Heart of …