Ten Things You Should Know about Cindy Walker

      There's a lot more that you should know about Cindy Walker, one of country music's all-time greatest songwriters, but here are 10 to get you started.   1) She was born 100 years ago today, on 20 July 2018, on a farm in Mart, Texas, east of Waco. 2) She was inducted … Continue reading Ten Things You Should Know about Cindy Walker

Jeeves and the Yankee Yodeler

Author’s Note:  Today, October 30, marks the 108th birthday of the great Patsy Montana (she died in 1996).  The best way to mark the occasion is, of course, to listen to her music—particularly her immortal signature tune, “I Want to Be a Cowboy’s Sweetheart” (1935).  Go ahead and do so; I’ll wait here until you … Continue reading Jeeves and the Yankee Yodeler