Undecided Heart: Ralph Davis, Part One

After leading bands in Detroit, Ralph Davis made his dream come true at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville.

Georgie Davis remembers the Davis Sisters

The Davis Sisters On May 26, 2014, Craig Maki and Keith Cady visited with Georgie Davis. Here are highlights from their conversation.

Keith’s favorite research moments for Detroit Country Music book

Since finding out the research Craig and I compiled was going to be published, the most frequent question I've received from people is, “What was the coolest thing you found in your research?”

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.

Same Old Blues: Patti Lynn, Part Two

Patti Lynn at microphone Patti Lynn sang country music in Detroit with a variety of bandleaders, including Eddie Jackson, and Frankie Meadows. Part two focuses on her records of the 1960s.

Same Old Blues: Patti Lynn, Part One

From the late 1950s through the 1970s, Patti Lynn sang country music in Detroit with a variety of bandleaders, including Eddie Jackson, Billy Martin, and Frankie Meadows. Part one focuses on her early experiences in North Carolina and Michigan.

Interview: Guitarist Tommy Odom, part 2

Tommy Odom, 2001. Second part of a 2001 conversation with Detroit country guitarist Tommy Odom. During 1940s to 1970s, Odom played take off guitar on western and swing records in Detroit by Roy Hall and his Cohutta Mountain Boys, among others.