Southwind Band

July 30, 2018 0
Vintage Guys Playing Vintage Music By Jan Sikes Age does not diminish the quality of music the professional musicians who make up the Southwind Band play. With the youngest member in his 50s, these guys […]

Still Queen of the House

June 27, 2018 0
Jody Miller By Jan Sikes How many of you remember the hit song, “King of the Road?” While Roger Miller was the King of the Road, Jody Miller was the “Queen of the House.” Oklahoma […]

Country Torchbearers

May 18, 2018 0
Jason Boland and The Stragglers By Jan Sikes Jason Boland and The Stragglers have been making a unique brand of raw and honest music for almost two decades. One of the most remarkable aspects of […]

From the Oklahoma to the Armadillo

April 9, 2018 0
Gary P. Nunn By Jan Sikes Gary P. Nunn was born in Okmulgee, Okla., in 1945. No one can dispute the fact that Nunn has been instrumental in the evolving of Texas and Red Dirt […]

March 2018 Profile: Kenneth Hodge

February 28, 2018 0
To Understand Horses By Laci Jones Kenneth Hodge brushes his 21-year-old brown quarter horse named “Huey” in his barn in Elk City, Okla. With passion and a hint of laughter in his voice, he said, […]

Travis Linville

October 11, 2017 0
Looking Up Ahead By Jan Sikes “Ask me where I’m going and I won’t tell a lie…” is a line from one of Travis Linville’s new songs on his latest CD, Up Ahead. So, where […]

Slow Down in Oklahoma: Shawna Russell

July 7, 2017 0
By Jan Sikes Shawna Russell and her family have been making music in the great State of Oklahoma since she can remember. Born in Holdenville, Okla., and raised for most of her life in Woody […]

Honoring a Music Legend: Tommy Overstreet

May 17, 2017 0
By Jan Sikes Country hit-maker, Tommy Overstreet, was born in Oklahoma City on Sept. 10, 1937. He lived with his mom, dad and two sisters in the Capital Hill section of the city. In his […]