Tag: Dixie Hall

Here Comes Feller & Hill… Again!

| April 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

“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 […]


Big Country Bluegrass Remembers its Roots

| June 14, 2013 | 2 Comments

Southwest Virginia’s Big Country Bluegrass continues to remind us what hard-core traditional bluegrass sounds like with their new CD Memories of the Past, scheduled for release next week. It is axiomatic that Memories of the Past (Rebel REB-CD 1848) should have some great old songs […]


Daughters of Bluegrass – Pickin’ Like A Girl

| June 11, 2013 | 1 Comment

Somewhere around the second or third trip through the buffet line, even the best-tasting dishes start losing their appeal. Too much, even of the good stuff, is, well, too much. I couldn’t shake that feeling while listening to the Daughters of Bluegrass box set, Pickin’ […]


The Moon Ain’t Square from Valerie Smith

| May 8, 2013 | 1 Comment

Valerie Smith has released a music video for The Moon Ain’t Square, a track she sings on the new Daughters of Bluegrass CD, Pickin’ Like A Girl. It’s a silly song and a funny video, but Valerie tells us it was hard won, arising from […]


Don’t mess with Ken Scoggins!

| January 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

We posted last summer about plans by Ken Scoggins & Millers Creek to finish a new Gospel album they expect to release on Old Homestead Records this year. Ken shared with us recently that after getting started at Tom T. Hall’s studio in August, he and […]


Walking Through Bethlehem from Daughters of Bluegrass

| October 23, 2012 | 1 Comment

Daughters of Bluegrass have released a first single from Pickin’ Like A Girl, their upcoming 3-disc box set project. The Tom T. and Dixie Hall song written with Billy Smith, Walking Through Bethlehem, has a decidedly Isaacs vibe. Sonya Isaacs takes the lead vocal, with her sister […]


Blu-J’s in the studio

| August 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Jerry Butler & the Blu-J’s were back in the studio over the weekend, getting started on an all-Gospel project slated for a late September release. Butler is on guitar and lead vocals, with Derek Vaden on banjo and finger-style guitar, Lee Chapman on bass, and […]


Hall property shooting update

| June 11, 2012 | 1 Comment

We have learned from the Halls that some of the initial information available just after a shooting was reported on their property last night was incorrect. The shooting took place not in the Halls’ guest house, but outside a small cabin occupied by a farm […]