HISTORY: How Redneck Is Southern Rock?

“The genesis of Southern Rock came with the guys who played on the soul records being made at Muscle Shoals and Stax studios,” – Mark Kemp   It’s our opinion that Charlie Daniels, Gram Parsons  and The Allman Brothers solidified Southern Rock as a genre but there has always been a deeper rooted story. Like…

Drive-By Truckers: Alabama Ass Whuppin’

“Alabama Ass Whuppin’” out on 10 September 2013 For those of who do not know, which is cool, Athens, GA has produced some of the best if not influential modern rock, country, singer/songwriter and everything in between since the dawn of recorded music.  Names like: REM, Vic Chestnutt, Danger Mouse, B-52’s, Love Tractor, Japancakes, Dead…

John David Kent: Keeping The Southern Sound Alive

Before The Sun Comes Upout 1 October 2013 By Walter Price “I can’t wait to take our rock-infused country music to Germany!  Thanks to Global Texan Chronicles for helping spread our music world-wide!” – John David Kent When a man is from Greenville, TX,  then he certainly wasn’t born and raised in Celeste, TX. That…