Ferlin Husky “Walkin’ And A-Hummin’ Country Classic Revived

  On the turntable is this 1961 Ferlin Husky release, Walkin and A-Hummin’. On this album, Ferlin revives his 1953 single (the title track), and adds seven Hank William covers, along with four other original tracks. Walkin’ And A-Hummin’ was Ferlin Husky’s seventh Capitol album release, hitting records stores in… Read more“Ferlin Husky “Walkin’ And A-Hummin’ Country Classic Revived”

Rose Maddox “The One Rose” 1960

On the turntable, we are spinning The One Rose the debut Capitol release from Rose Maddox. Released in January 1960 in both stereo and mono versions, it was the first of her five solo albums with Capitol. The Alabama-native started performing with her brothers, as a child, following the family’s… Read more“Rose Maddox “The One Rose” 1960″

Ferlin Husky Records “Gone”…Twice

Ferlin Husky ascended to the top of Billboard’s country music charts this week in 1957. “Gone” was a mega-hit, becoming Ferlin’s biggest career hit record. But did you know that this was not Ferlin’s first attempt with this song? That came in 1952. Missouri native Ferlin Husky began recording in… Read more“Ferlin Husky Records “Gone”…Twice”