Tag: Harley Allen

Still Hangin’ On – Jimmy Haynes Band

| August 21, 2012 | 0 Comments
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Last week, we brought you news of the debut release from Ohio-based Jimmy Haynes Band, Still Hangin’ On. The album is a well-rounded collection of eleven tracks ranging from bluegrass standards to covers of more contemporary tunes from both the bluegrass and country genres. Even though […]

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A Natural Thing from Audie Blaylock

| April 19, 2012 | 0 Comments
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Rural Rhythm has dropped a debut single from Hard Country, this summer’s scheduled release from Audie Blaylock and Redline. The songs is A Natural Thing, written by the late Harley Allen, and featuring Audie on lead vocal and guitar. He is joined by members of […]

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Final Farewell from Chris Jones

| September 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

Rebel Records has released a debut single from Lost Souls and Free Spirits, the upcoming compilation “plus” project from Chris Jones & The Night Drivers. The single is Final Farewell, written by Chris and his long-times bassist, Jon Weisberger. It’s one of the three new […]

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Harley Lee Allen remembered

| April 1, 2011 | 0 Comments

In addition to the fine memorial David Morris provided for us earlier this week, Richard Thompson has put together a career retrospective of Harley Allen. As reported earlier, singer and song writer Harley Allen died on Wednesday, March 30 at his home in Brentwood, TN. […]

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Remembering a Songwriter’s Songwriter

| March 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

You could stock a jukebox or your mp3 player with Harley Allen songs and never grow tired of listening. Harley wrote songs about the common themes in all our lives – love, longing and desire – without sounding trite or tired. He wrote from the […]

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Harley Allen passes

| March 30, 2011 | 1 Comment

We are sorry to report that Nashville songwriter Harley Allen passed away this morning. He had been diagnosed recently with a stage 4 cancer. Harley was the son of bluegrass legend Red Allen, and performed with his siblings and his dad for many years. He […]

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