From the daily archives:

Wednesday, December 28, 2011

#366: 1956, The Louvin Brothers, Kentucky

December 28, 2011

It struck me while writing my Charlie Louvin piece that, we have not ever featured   Louvin Brothers track in Songs To Learn and Sing, not even when Charlie died back in January of this year. That is something which needs to be righted pronto.  This is the lead off track from their second and […]

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Sad To See You Leaving 2011: Charlie Louvin

December 28, 2011

Ira and Charlie Loudermilk, the Louvin Brothers as they were known professionally, were pioneers of close harmony country singing. The Everly Brothers stole their act and popped up the Louvins sound and the millions came rolling in. The Louvin Brothers didn’t have the Everlys puppy dog looks or pushy parents, and had to make do […]

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