Hank Williams 'Your Cheatin' heart'

Hank Williams: Your Cheatin’ Heart

By Walter Price   Depending on whom you’re drinking with the Top 5 country songs of all time will be a long and winding debate and unless you or your partner think something recorded in the past 10 years makes the list, you’ll probably both be right. No need for fisticuffs… George Jones’ rendition of…

Hank Willimias, Sr

By Walter Price   If you had to take a guess, what do you think Uncle Tupelo, Tim Hardin, The The, The Mekons, Bob Dylan, Neil Diamond, Wayne Hancock, Van Morrison, Neil Young, Wilco, Willie Nelson, Eddie Cochran, Cowboy Junkies, Chuck Berry & Elvis have in common? They all have had their music, in part, influenced by the original alternative music star, Hiram King Williams. Today The GTC would like to…

NEWS: New Hank Sr. Tracks & Photos?

The first name that comes to mind for true country, western and honky tonkin’ fans is Hank Williams Sr. and now 61 years after his death there will be new, never before seen (by the public) photos and more importantly, new or ‘rare’ tracks to be set free?  “It’s unbelievable to me that there are still…

Honky Tonk Christmas

By A. Michael Uhlmann Well – Christmas and Honky Tonkin’ normally just don’t go hand in hand, sin and salvation just don’t mix, it’s like water and oil. But the tradition is deep-rooted, and many a Honky Tonk singer, recorded gospel and/or Christmas albums as well. It almost has a catholic feel to it; go confess…

Your GTC Top 5 Stories: 18 September 2013

Paul McCartney -‘NEW’Out 14 October 2013 Hello Friends of The GTC!Here is a look at your current GTC Top 5 Stories.JT Coldfire  slipped from first place, a review of Mark Knopfler‘s ‘Privateering’ is on the rise and Golden Kanine found their way back into the top 5!All and all, a great few days here at The GTC,…

The Day of Hank Williams Sr.

Hank Williams If you had to take a guess, what do you think Uncle Tupelo, Tim Hardin, The The, The Mekons, Bob Dylan, Neil Diamond, Wayne Hancock, Van Morrison, Neil Young, Wilco, Willie Nelson, Eddie Cochran, Cowboy Junkies, Chuck Berry & Elvis have in common? They all have had their music, in part, influenced by the original alternative music star, Hiram King Williams. Today The GTC would like to celebrate what…