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: Kacey Musgraves, Ingrid Andress Bring Star Power

Country’s big guns are out for Country Radio Seminar. Today’s stack of platters is loaded […]

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Nashville Band Carverton’s Lead Singer Dead At Age 24

Kyle Yorlets was shot and killed outside his North Nashville residence on Thursday afternoon, Feb. 7 […]

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DISClaimer: Indie Acts Take The Spotlight

The wait is over. Week after week, country music’s indie-label artists wait in a long line behind […]

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DISClaimer: Lockeland, Ashley McBryde Lead New Music Offerings

Today’s edition of DisClaimer belongs to country music’s up-and-comers. Travis Denning turns up with […]

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Hall Of Fame Guitarist Harold Bradley Passes

Country Music Hall of Fame member Harold Bradley has passed away at age 93. A veteran session […]

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Memorial Set For Shotgun Red Creator Steve Hall

A celebration of the life of country musician and puppeteer Steve Hall is scheduled for Saturday, […]

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CCM Star Sarah Gaines Dead At 59

Dove Award-winning gospel singer Sarah Gaines, 59, died on Jan. 17, following a struggle […]

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DISClaimer: Lennon Stella Graduates To Pop Princess On “Feelings”

Music City is rocking into the New Year. In addition to established favorites like Bill Lloyd, […]

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Singer-Songwriter Maxine Brown Of The Browns Dies

Country Music Hall of Fame member Maxine Brown died at age 87 on Monday (Jan. 21). As a member of […]

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DISClaimer: Eric Church, Tim McGraw, Nathan Stanley With Patty Loveless, Mitchell Tenpenny Lead New Offerings

Country music is alive and well. Patty Loveless returns as the duet partner of Ralph Stanley’s […]

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Singer Shirley Foley Boone Passes

Former Nashville vocalist Shirley Foley Boone died on Jan. 11 at age 84. She is usually recalled as […]

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