GAC Album Review: Waylon Jennings’ Goin’ Down Rockin’: The Last Recordings

Shortly before his death in February 2002, Waylon Jennings returned to the studio in order to lay down what would be his final recordings. Working with his good friend Robby Turner, who serves as producer of this project, Waylon created an intimate set of performances capturing both the peace and turmoil that accompanied the singer [...] Read More

Jamey Johnson: Waylon On Wheels

The sound on his albums That Lonesome Song and The Guitar Song has linked Jamey Johnson to the late Waylon Jennings. So does the sound of one of Jamey’s rides. Because it is, in fact, the very last car that Waylon owned. Jamey’s got a number of vehicles, but one of his favorites is a 1999 Cadillac El Dorado that belonged to the late Country Music Hall of Fame member. Jamey bought it from an associate of Waylon, who left a few odds and ends in the car. For starters, a change purse that belonged to Waylon’s wife, Jessi Colter, is still there in the glove compartment. Read More