Discography: Detroit steel guitarist Chuck Hatfield

Chuck Hatfield Chuck Hatfield played some of the finest steel guitar ever heard, while based in Detroit during the 1950s. Want to hear for yourself? Here is his discography.

Salute to Buddy Emmons in Nashville

Buddy Emmons, 1955 On Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013, the Country Music Hall of Fame in Nashville hosts a "concert and conversation" with steel guitarist Buddy Emmons.

You can judge this book by its cover

Detroit Country Music book cover Last week, word finally came to us from University of Michigan Press that the book is at the printer's. So here is the cover design!

12101 Mack: Labor and country music in Detroit

Audience of Lazy Ranch Boys Barn Dance at 12101 Mack Avenue, ca. 1954 Past and present views of UAW hall 12101 Mack Avenue, Detroit, the home of Casey Clark's Lazy Ranch Boys.