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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Memphis Music Ambassador Knox Phillips Dies

Memphis Music Hall of Fame member Knox Phillips died Wednesday (April 15) at age 74 after battling cancer […]

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DISClaimer: Laine Hardy Records A Love Letter To His Hometown

Drink up, everybody. The dominant theme in this stack of sounds is booze, booze and more […]

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DISClaimer: Tenille Townes, The Randy Rogers Band, Tim Dugger Top New Tracks

It’s a spread-the-love kinda day here at DISClaimer. We have three Disc of the Day winners. The […]

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BREAKING: John Prine Succumbs To Coronavirus

Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame member John Prine passed away on Tuesday, April 7 at age 73. […]

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Hit Songwriter Alex Harvey Passes

Singer, entertainer, actor and hit Nashville songwriter Alex Harvey has died at age 73. Harvey is known […]

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DISClaimer: Thomas Rhett, Jordan Davis, Orville Peck Top New Releases

It’s country-ballad day here at DisClaimer. Maybe it’s the dreadful time we’re living in or maybe it’s a coincidence, […]

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BREAKING: Joe Diffie Dies At 61 From Coronavirus Complications

Multi-million selling Grand Ole Opry star Joe Diffie passed away on Sunday, March 29, following […]

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BREAKING: Grand Ole Opry Member Jan Howard Dies at 91

Singer-songwriter Jan Howard, known as one of “The Grand Ladies of the Grand Ole Opry,” has passed […]

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DISClaimer: Buddy Brown Offers Some Humor In Troubled Times With “The Coronavirus Song”

Name attractions on indie labels is today’s theme. Brett James, John Anderson, Delta Rae, […]

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DISClaimer: Willie Nelson, Lukas Nelson Offer New Musical Gems

This week, the Americana music winners come two-by-two. In a DisClaimer first, the tie for […]

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Singer-Songwriter Ramsey Kearney Passes

Longtime independent country recording artist and veteran Nashville songwriter Ramsey Kearney […]

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