Stayton Bonner

Articles by Stayton Bonner

The Song Writer

Apr 1, 2004 By Stayton Bonner

"My next assignment was supposed to be teaching English at the Academy at West Point, but I didn't go. I got out of the Army and went to Nashville instead, and I think Johnny Cash was probably the biggest reason."

War Record

Apr 1, 2004 By Stayton Bonner

"The Dixie Chicks recorded 'Travelin' Soldier,' one of the first songs I wrote, and it did great until the girls got embroiled in that crazy media-frenzy."