The blog of the radio host, music reviewer and children's author.
Monday, 14 August 2017
Elvis, 40 years on ...
Elvis Presley Elvis Presley died 40 years ago this week, at the age of 42. On The Big Fat Wide Americana Hour , we remember him...
Thursday, 10 August 2017
Gentle On Our Minds
Glen Campbell Glen Campbell rose from small-town Arkansas to the top of the music world, selling more than 45 million records and hav...
Saturday, 5 August 2017
Best Variety, Most Fun!
Robert Cray Great new soul from Robert Cray! Great old soul from Joe Tex! Great old country from ...
Saturday, 29 July 2017
From Satchmo to Jimmie!
Louis Armstrong The latest edition of The Big Fat Wide Americana Hour brings you music ranging from Louis Armstrong to Jimmie Dale Gil...
Saturday, 22 July 2017
Keep On Running!
Bruce Springsteen Yes, we've reached back to The Spencer Davis Group, for "Keep On Running," as we bring you the widest v...
Saturday, 15 July 2017
War! Good God, y'all!
Edwin Starr We've got some great soul on this week's edition of The Big Fat Wide Americana Hour -- including Edw...
Saturday, 8 July 2017
Brenda Lee Great women of song? How about Brenda Lee, Nanci Griffith, Billie Holliday and Aretha? Wonderful variety? Steve Forber...
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