Author Archive: Robert K Oermann

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

rss feed

Visit Robert K Oermann's Website

Americana Gala Honors Tried And True

The 2018 Americana Music Honors & Awards celebration at the Ryman Auditorium on Wednesday […]

Category: Artist, Awards, Featured

View Post

Country Music World Embraced Burt Reynolds

Few of the obituaries for Burt Reynolds noted that the Hollywood icon was also a […]

Category: Featured, Obituary

View Post

DisClaimer: Delta Rae Deserves Country Radio Love

For a welcome change, women ruled this DisClaimer listening session. We have a tie for the DisCovery Award […]

Tags:

Category: Artist, Exclusive, Featured, Reviews

View Post

DISClaimer: Randy Houser Brings “Intensity Of An Inferno” To New Track

It’s a testosterone fest with an all-male lineup today. Fortunately, the boys have brought […]

Tags:

Category: Artist, Exclusive, Featured, Reviews

View Post

Hit Songwriter Ronnie Samoset Passes

Friends and family gathered in Bradenton, Florida, on Sunday (Aug. 26) to celebrate the life […]

Category: Featured, Obituary

View Post

Lynyrd Skynyrd Guitar Great Ed King Passes

Nashville guitarist Ed King, best known for his membership in Lynyrd Skynyrd, passed away […]

Category: Artist, Featured, Obituary

View Post

DISClaimer: Morgan Evans, Cole Bradley Top New Tracks

We have three handsome young men who are new the column this week. Actually, almost four, since […]

Category: Artist, Featured, Reviews

View Post

DISClaimer: Roots Music Veterans Take The Spotlight

Nashville’s roots-music veterans grab the spotlight in this week’s Americana review column. […]

Category: Artist, Exclusive, Featured, Reviews

View Post

Songwriter, Artist, Producer Blue Miller Passes

Nashville musician Blue Miller, whose career spanned country, soul and rock genres, died at age 66 on […]

Category: Featured

View Post

DISClaimer: Kenny Chesney Tops New Tracks With “Better Boat”

How about a little Louisiana hot sauce with your music meal today? That’s what is being […]

Category: Artist, Exclusive, Featured, Reviews

View Post

DISClaimer: Runaway June Offers A Runaway Hit

Country’s guys and gals are going head to head this week. Kelly Willis and Cassadee Pope are […]

Category: Artist, Exclusive, Featured, Reviews

View Post