The Roys Blend Perfect Harmonies on Lonesome Whistle

The Roys – photo by Anthony Ladd Blending harmonies with family ties describes the hot country-bluegrass duo, The Roys. The duo composed of siblings Lee Roy and Elaine Roy, they have gained attention to those in both bluegrass and country music. Their latest release, “Lonesome Whistle,” is sure to be a delight to the listener’s ears. In putting the album

Beyond the Music: Cody Hixon of Great Point Custom Leather Works

Cody Hixon of Great Point Custom Leatherworks A songwriter’s canvas is the paper that he is writing on. For Cody Hixon, his canvas is the leather he is working with. Over fifteen years of hard work and lessons learned have shaped his skills as a leather craftsman. With his business, Great Point Custom Leather Works, Hixon has outfitted many legendary celebrities from Shooter Jennings to Charlie

Eddie Montgomery living a dream with steakhouse

Eddie Montgomery with John Michael Montgomery – by Jessica Blankenship Less than a year ago, Eddie Montgomery had a vision and a dream. That vision was to open up his own restaurant within his community. That vision became a reality as Eddie Montgomery’s Steakhouse would soon open, complete with a gift shop complete with items from his wife, Tracy. On Tuesday night,

Richard Sterban of the Oak Ridge Boys on music and KY State Fair traditions

Oak Ridge Boys – photo by Jessica Bray Each year, the Kentucky State Fair has hosted the Oak Ridge Boys.  In fact, they have been back for 35 consecutive years, bringing entertainment to the fans both young and old.  I was fortunate to speak with Richard Sterban, who sings the deep bass vocals for the Oak Ridge Boys, about their

Charlie Daniels making history at the 2010 Kentucky State Fair

Charlie Daniels Tuesday night of the Kentucky State Fair will be filled with the fiddle sounds coming from Charlie Daniels and the Charlie Daniels Band.  They will be joined by the Kentucky Headhunters in a historical performance that happened 20 years ago.  We recently spoke with Charlie Daniels on his golden career of over fifty years in the business and