Category Archives: American

Heavenly sound from the Grand Ole Opry I – Patsy Cline

She was famous but also maximum schlemiel. I’d like to introduce Patsy Cline, American country music singer, She was born in September 8, 1932, in Winchester in state Virginia as Virginia Patterson Hensley. Her career started very early. As 4 … Continue reading

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Loretta Lynn – part III

Coal Miner’s Daughter Don’t Come Home A Drinkin’ Take me Home, Country Roads Honky Tonk Girl, LIVE

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Loretta Lynn – part II

Discography: Solo studio Album1963 Loreta Lynn Sings1964 Before I’m Over You1965 Songs from My Heart1965 Blue Kentucky Girl1966 I like’em Country1966 You Ain’t Woman Enough1967 Don’t Come a Drinkin’ (With Lovin’ on Your Mind)1967 Singin’ With Feelin’1968 Fisrt City1969 Your … Continue reading

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Loretta Lynn – part I

     Few day ago I watch one movie about life of famous country singer, Loretta Lynn. The name of that was Coal Miner’s Daughter. She was born in small village Butcher Hollow in Kentucky, April 14, 1934 to family of coal … Continue reading

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Waldemar Matuska III

     Many his songs became popular and most of them I have on LP or single. I listen them as small child and maybe I was one of his youngest fans. I have still photo album with all news and photos … Continue reading

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Waldemar Matuska II

     In Czechoslovakia, there was very popular competition named Zlatý slavík (Golden Warbler). Waldemar won it twice, in 1962 and 1987, and few times he was on second position. His popularity grew up. As he said one time, he had never … Continue reading

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Waldemar Matuska I

     What all in the field of music we could lose if he would stay in glasshouse? And what so nice glass products we lost, when he decided to go on singer’s road? I hope you agree with me, the second … Continue reading

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Kenny Rogers

     Do you remember New Christy Minstrels? If no, try to visit their page in this blog. One of the past members was Kenny Rogers.      He was born in Houston (Texas, US) in August 21, 1938. His full name is Kenneth … Continue reading

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The New Christy Minstrels

     This American country group looked like model acceptance folk music for many country groups in abroad. (Rangers, Greenhorns in Czechoslovakia, etc.)      The history of Minstrels started in turning point 50-teen and 60-teen, when young guitarist and singer Randy Sparks established … Continue reading

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