Tagged: Road Trip

Country music roadtrip to Bristol, the birthplace of country music

If you are serious about music history, you need to make the journey to Bristol. Go for the music experience and leave with a new appreciation on the history of America’s music and cultural.  The best part is that you will learn about the roots of the music that plays...

Musical heritage of the Commonwealth spotlighted in new map

Kentucky’s rich and varied musical heritage is highlighted and celebrated in the 2020-2021 Official Highway Map of the Bluegrass State. “Music is part of life in Kentucky and crosses many genres,” Gov. Andy Beshear said. “By the same token, our official highway map is much more than a display of...

The Judds will be featured with a special exhibit with the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. Photo courtesy of the Country Music Hall of Fame.

The Judds: Dream Chasers opens August 10 at CMHOF

The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum will take a fresh look at the story of The Judds—mother Naomi and daughter Wynonna—using rare artifacts, original manuscripts, unpublished photos and keepsake costumes in an exhibit titled The Judds: Dream Chasers. The exhibit opens Aug. 10, 2018 and continues through July...

The mystery of the Minnie Pearl Bronze Statue

Minnie Pearl Bronze Statue when it was in Centerville, TN. Photo by SeeMidTN.com One of the great mysteries in country music is the placement of the bronze statue in honor of Minnie Pearl.  Sarah Ophelia Colley Cannon, who was best known around the world as the comedian Minnie Pearl, was...

Road trip safety tips

Are you ready for a roadtrip? Photo by Jessica Bray In the words of Chris Stapleton, “I’m just a traveller, on this Earth,” I am always on the road for work, as well as pleasure.  However, sometimes it is hard trying to come up with a list of things to...

Why I love my hometown of London, Kentucky

McHargue’s Mill at Levi Jackson State Park – photo by Jessica Bray Recently, a young lady, Leslie Smith, wrote some rather harsh things about my hometown of London, Kentucky.  I’m honestly not sure what her reasoning behind the article, but it was full of a fairy tale fantasy of the...