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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Billy Edd Wheeler Celebrates Autobiography

The publication of Billy Edd Wheeler’s new book was honored on Tuesday (April 17) with songs, stories and […]

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Award Winning Randy Scruggs Passes

Guitarist, producer, songwriter and studio owner Randy Scruggs has died at age 64. Scruggs was the CMA […]

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Beth Nielsen Chapman CD Feted At SESAC

The release party for Beth Nielsen Chapman’s new Hearts of Glass album was staged […]

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DISClaimer: Carrie Underwood Returns With “Powerful” New Track

Spring is in the air, and country comes alive with some fresh sounds for the season […]

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DISClaimer: Ryan Hurd’s Star-Making Single

Welcome to the first all-downloaded edition of DisClaimer. Everything was compressed and […]

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Nashville Songwriters Hall Of Fame Member Kenny O’Dell Dies

Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame member Kenny O’Dell died on Wednesday, March 28, […]

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DisClaimer: Moon Taxi, Big Shoes Offer Top Pop/Rock Tracks

It’s a sunny season for the Nashville pop/rock community. With Kelly Clarkson judging on […]

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DisClaimer: Eric Paslay Tops New Releases

Today’s stack of discs features returning vets, current superstars and shiny new faces. The […]

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Hazel Smith Visitation Set For Today

The Madison Funeral Home will host a farewell to Hazel Smith this afternoon, Wednesday, March 21. […]

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DISClaimer: Willie Nelson’s Voice Remains “An Instrument Of Perfect Wonder”

It’s a real horse race for today’s top-ranked new country sound. Coming around the far […]

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Nashville R&B Mainstay James Nixon Laid To Rest

Funeral and burial services were held last week for one of Nashville’s classic r&b figures, James “Nick” Nixon. […]

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