Tag: Dixie Hall

The one and only Dixie Hall

| January 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

This little weekly bit of journalistic goofing-off has been my attempt at a humor/faux advice/anti-commentary column. Yes, I’ve attempted to be funny, and I’ll leave you to judge if, or when I’ve succeeded. This week, though, I’m not feeling all that funny. One of my […]


Artist2Artist with Dixie Hall

| January 20, 2015 | 2 Comments

In mid-May of this past year, I traveled to Franklin, Tennessee to interview the beautiful, talented and highly successful songwriter, Miss Dixie Hall. or… Miss Dixie, if you’ve known her for your entire life – or if you have just met her. Permission granted. Here […]


Remembering Miss Dixie

| January 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Lots of folks talk about “paying it forward.” Dixie Hall lived by those words. “Miss Dixie,” as she was universally known in bluegrass circles, died Friday, at 80, after a difficult struggle with brain cancer. She is, by far, the most prolific female songwriter in […]


Dixie Hall passes

| January 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Dixie Hall, life and songwriting partner to Tom T. Hall, and a major figure in the music industry of Nashville, died last night at her home. She was 80 years old. Miss Dixie, as she was known to family and friends, had been ill this past year, […]


Sunnyflower One – Miss Dixie sings

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

You’re never too old or experienced to have your career take off in a new direction. Miss Dixie Hall, the renowned and award-winning songwriter in bluegrass music, has recorded her first-ever song as a vocalist, and it’s being released this week. It is a message […]


From Big Country Bluegrass to Miranda Lambert

| July 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

From the comments we get, it’s clear that many of our readers are fans of country music as well as bluegrass. So for those of you who follow the Nashville scene, here’s a fun story. On superstar Mirada Lambert’s new album, Platinum, there’s a jumping track […]


I’ve Got The Moon On My Side from The Crowe Brothers

| June 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Josh and Wayne Crowe know what works for them. After 40 years performing as The Crowe Brothers, these Georgia boys have a firm grip on the sort of traditional and Gospel bluegrass that their fans want to hear. And that’s just what they give ‘em. Mountain […]


Here Comes Feller & Hill… Again!

| April 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

“If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.” That’s the type of approach Tom Feller and Chris Hill took on their sophomore album, Here Comes Feller & Hill… Again! Following the success of their self-titled debut, Feller & Hill are back, with more of the same. Tom […]


Government Blues from Feller & Hill

| November 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Feller & Hill have released a single today, Government Blues, a new song from Dixie and Tom T. Hall, in advance of their next album, expected sometime in 2014. Tom Feller tells us that the Halls sent them the song a few weeks ago, and […]


That’s Kentucky video from Carolina Road

| November 8, 2013 | 2 Comments

Lorraine Jordan & Carolina Road have released a music video for That’s Kentucky, their #1 hit song from their current self-titled album on Pinecastle. It’s a catchy song from Tom T. Hall, Troy Engle and Dixie Hall that has spent the past three weeks atop our […]