Don’t Be Angry by Stonewall Jackson (1958)

The year was 1958 and some country music didn’t have that soft pretty sound, but Stonewall Jackson had the right mix with his beautiful 1958 hit “Don’t Be Angry”. The song still sounds great today. This is a beautiful love song with a pretty melody and simple chords. Wade Jackson has been given credit as …

Listen to a Skeets McDonald honky tonk medley

Skeets McDonald has been featured on our website before, but today we present a special treat. A new feature puts the spotlight on Skeets McDonald. You can learn more about him, buy his music, and hear a medley of his greatest honky tonk songs. If I remember correctly the majority of the songs in our …

Lefty Frizzell with I Never Go Around Mirrors, Saginaw Michigan, more

We’re honkin’ it tonight with Lefty Frizzell and a song off of his “16 Greatest Hits” CD titled “I Never Go Around Mirrors”, which is one of the all time great honky tonk hits. Would Lefty Frizzell be a legend if he went by his full name, William Orville Frizzell? Probably, but we all knew …

The Country Classics hits the air waves

With 49 years of experience in country music The Country Classics is now live, in color, and full high definition as we broadcast the news and history of country music. Articles, sound bites and history will soon pack the pages of The Country Classics. Look for personal experiences and first hand details of country music …