“Return of the Stuff That Dreams of” presents two CDs of rustic American music from the 1920s and ’30s.
Marty Robbins, Conway Twitty and Patsy Cline should be included in the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
Glen Campbell, a Country Music Hall of Fame inductee, also belongs in the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
Johnston shares with Goldmine some of his most cherished moments as a top producer.
Carl Mann wasn’t the first singer from Jackson, Tenn., to head on down to Sun Records in search of fame and fortune. Carl Perkins, Ramsey Kearney and Kenny Parchman had all made the same trip with different degrees of success. Kearney managed to leave his name on some unissued tape boxes, but not on any Sun releases. Parchman came closer, only to see what would have been Sun 252 withdrawn at the last moment in 1956. Carl Perkins, on the other hand, became a national star.
After six years of being with Ringo Starr — at home, in the studio, on the set and, seemingly, all around the world — Nancy Lee Andrews certainly does have her memories.