Pop Isn’t Country: Meet Robert Earl Keen

Robert Earl Keen is the true definition of a Texas troubadour. He is commonly referred to as a country artist but he is also a man of diverse musical interests. Folk, rock and bluegrass. Some would call him Americana but let’s not get all ‘categorizing on REK.  He is just a real fine example of…

Honky Tonk Daily: Dys-fun-ctional Christmas

By A. Michael Uhlmann Not always is Christmas happy and merry.   Conflicts with the law, broken relationships, loneliness or simply dysfunctional families can put a burden on these holy Holidays. Good part about it is, that they also inspire songwriters to tell about it. It’s basically a reality show wrapped in the soothing sounds…