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: Sizzling Music For A Hot Summer

Hot enough for you? Summer weather has arrived in Middle Tennessee a little later this year, […]

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Country Legend Slim Whitman Passes

Slim Whitman, noted for his high, ethereal yodeling style as well as for an innovative, […]

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DisClaimer: Newcomers, Come on down!

The DisCovery Award goes to Rob Baird and the Disc of the Day goes to Robin Meade & Blue Sky Riders […]

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“String City” Means Smiles

The most entertaining country-music show in Nashville this week features stars who can’t sing […]

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DISClaimer: Awards Show Edition

Our Female Vocalist Disc of the Day honor belongs to Miranda Lambert, with […]

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DISClaimer: Finding Songs of Substance

All the stars are twinkling, but only a few are burning brightly. By and large, […]

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DISClaimer: Summer Gets A New Soundtrack

Joe Nichols, the Cody Bryan Band, Grant Langston and Andy Gibson all have new […]

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Hit Singer-Songwriter Lorene Mann Passes

A co-founder of the Nashville Songwriters Association International […]

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DISClaimer: The Other Sides of Music City

Not one song mentions pickup trucks or beer this week. That’s because I took a break from country […]

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Music City Center Has ‘Wow’ Factor

The staff is capable of preparing 22,000 meals a day. The core menu has 290 items on it […]

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DISClaimer: Trace Adkins Towers Above Them All

Plus, Billy Ray and Miley have company. Hailing from Kentucky is Bobby Cyrus, who earns a DisCovery Award […]

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