Seventy-five years ago, the York Bros cut "Hamtramck Mama" and sparked a country music recording industry in Detroit.
Fans of longtime Detroit resident and country music bandleader Forest Rye are smiling at the thought of recordings they hadn't heard before.
Steel guitar players from Michigan owe a debt to Russell B. Waters, instructor at the Flint Honolulu Conservatory of Music and Dance during 1930s to 1950s.
Dec. 13 Detroit Country Music book signing in Detroit pays tribute to guitarist Al Allen and bandleader Chief Redbird.
An appreciation of Detroit C&W artist Swanee Caldwell, who sang in Detroit clubs through five decades.