Author Archive: Robert K Oermann

Robert K. Oermann is a longtime contributor to MusicRow. He is a respected music critic, author and historian.

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DISClaimer: Battle of the Bands

It’s a Battle of the Bands. With new tracks by High Valley, Home Free, […]

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Noted Songwriter/Guitarist Billy Ray Reynolds Passes

Hit songwriter Billy Ray Reynolds, 79, died Friday (Nov. 29) at his home in Olive, Mississippi […]

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Acclaimed Nashville Photographer Raeanne Rubenstein Passes

Famed celebrity photographer Raeanne Rubenstein died in Nashville on Saturday (Nov. 30) at age 74. During her […]

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DISClaimer: Chris Janson Offers “True Country Excellence” With New Single “Done”

We have no complaints about musical quality this week, since everyone is giving […]

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DISClaimer: Hannah Dasher Gets “Wildly Imaginative” On Funky Track “Stoned Age”

The emphasis was on female country artists on this year’s CMA Awards show. So I am happy to […]

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DISClaimer: Kane Brown’s “For My Daughter” Tops New Releases

Variety is the spice of life. This is an adage that all country radio programmers should […]

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DISClaimer: Luke Bryan, Rissi Palmer Lead New Releases

Today, we’re visiting with some of our old country-music buddies. Veterans Shenandoah, […]

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“Old Flames” Singer Joe Sun Passes

Joe Sun, the baritone honky-tonk singer best known for originating the country classic “Old Flames Can’t […]

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DISClaimer: The Enduring Greatness Of Tanya Tucker

Greetings, and welcome to an all-female DisClaimer column. If the boneheads at country radio […]

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DISClaimer: Luke Combs Tops New Tracks

It’s Diversity Day here at DISClaimer. I have always said that country music is a bigger tent […]

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Canadian Country Great Dallas Harms Passes

Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame member Dallas Harms died last weekend […]

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