Everly Brothers Helped With Bob Luman’s Big Decision

One of the many rockabilly stars who later embraced country music, Bob Luman had a solid career that included several Top Ten records, including his biggest hits, "Let's Think About Living" and "Lonely Women Make Good Lovers." But he almost left music behind for another career -- as a professional baseball player -- before the Everly … Continue reading Everly Brothers Helped With Bob Luman’s Big Decision

The Tale Of The Big Bird Dog

A mention of the Everly Brothers in a recent post reminded me of a memory from my high school football days, of a time when one of the duo's biggest hit songs became a dreaded sound for me. It was a song called "Bird Dog," which most fans of music from the era will remember … Continue reading The Tale Of The Big Bird Dog

Kalin Twins Reminiscent Of Everlys

Although the Kalin Twins were contemporaries of the early Everlys and might have had some things in common with the legendary duo, they came up short in most ways related to music. But Herbert and Harold Kalin -- who both died a few years back -- did enjoy a nice career, peaking with their 1958 … Continue reading Kalin Twins Reminiscent Of Everlys