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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Birth of Country Museum Opens

In the summer of 1927, Victor Records talent scout Ralph Peer discovered two of country music’s […]

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DISClaimer: The Summer Doldrums

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LifeNotes: Top Song Scout Don Lanier Passes

During his 1980s tenure as Director of A&R for MCA Records in Nashville, Don Lanier found the songs […]

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DISClaimer: A Session Full of Surprises

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Country Artist George Riddle Dies

Country entertainer George Riddle died Sunday, July 20, in his home state of Indiana […]

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Journalist Lydia Dixon Harden Passes

Country-music journalist Lydia Dixon Harden passed away last week at age 55 […]

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DISClaimer: An Americana Review

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DISClaimer: Championing The Underdogs

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LifeNotes: Celebrated Photographer Hope Powell Passes

Hope Powell, the doyenne of Nashville’s celebrity photographers, has died at age 90. She was one […]

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DISCLAIMER: Twin Towers of Talent

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DISClaimer: Messina, Houser Deliver Solid Songs, Superb Vocals

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