50 Years After the Crash – Remembering Patsy Cline, Cowboy Copas & Hawkshaw Hawkins

By Eileen Sisk © 2013 CMA Close Up® News Service / Country Music Association®, Inc. The Grand Ole Opry suffered the biggest loss of talent in its 87-year history when a small plane carrying Patsy Cline, Cowboy Copas and Hawkshaw Hawkins, along with Cline’s manager Randy Hughes, crashed on the evening of March 5, 1963, [...] Read More

GAC Album Review: Terri Clark’s Classic

Those looking for what traditionalists call country are hereby requested in the listening room. On her tenth studio album, Terri Clark – the Alberta, Canada native with a Music City soul – dishes up 11 of the genre’s most cherished possessions on a strikingly heartfelt collection. The aptly titled Classic, now available in the states [...] Read More

Country Music Hall of Fame to Honor 50th Anniversary of Patsy Cline’s Passing

The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum will honor the lives of Patsy Cline, Cowboy Copas, Hawkshaw Hawkins, Randy Hughes and Jack Anglin with a special panel discussion, Forever with Us: The 50th Anniversary of a Country Music Tragedy on Saturday, March 2. Hosted by Eddie Stubbs, the panel will feature Charlie Dick, Kathy [...] Read More

Terri Clark Releases New Album Featuring Duets with Reba, Dierks Bentley & More

Terri Clark has released her 10th studio album, Classic. Available now, the project covers four decades of country music and features several of her superstar friends. The lead single from Classic is the George Jones and Tammy Wynette staple “Golden Ring” featuring Dierks Bentley. “I tried really hard to pick a song or two from [...] Read More

Terri Clark Releases New Album Featuring Duets with Reba, Dierks Bentley & More

Terri Clark has released her 10th studio album, Classic. Available now, the project covers four decades of country music and features several of her superstar friends. The lead single from Classic is the George Jones and Tammy Wynette staple “Golden Ring” featuring Dierks Bentley. “I tried really hard to pick a song or two from [...] Read More