In Appreciation Of Carson Robison

Music history is filled with talented performers who somehow missed the boat on lasting fame. One who would certainly qualify is Carson Robison, a country music pioneer who crossed over into other types of music too; a multi-talented artist and composer who could play several instruments, sing, and yodel. In fact, he was so versatile … Continue reading In Appreciation Of Carson Robison

A Superstar Named Vernon Dalhart

Would it surprise you to learn that the very first million-selling record in country music -- "The Wreck of the Old 97" backed by "The Prisoner's Song" -- was made way back in 1924? And would you be even more surprised to hear that the record wasn't made by a legend like Jimmie Rodgers, but … Continue reading A Superstar Named Vernon Dalhart