The Country Classics Remembers Wynn Stewart

Today we remember Wynn Stewart, a man who pioneered the harsh hard-driving telecaster sound of country music in the 1960’s. Wynn Stewart, Buck Owens, Merle Haggard, Waylon Jennings, and many others enjoyed great success back then. In February 1954, Wynn signed a recording contract with Intro Records. During a recording session with the label he …

Buckaroo – the number 1 country music instrumental of all time

Back in the early 60’s country music was changing. “Nightlife” by Ray Price was the first theme-type record released. Drums were becoming common place on the Grand Ole Opry, having previously been banned. Buck Owens was teaching Don Helms a few tricks on guitar. A master guitartist himself, Buck Owens was taking California by storm. …