Country Music

Roy Orbison

Apr 1, 1997 By Anne Dingus

What did Roy Orbison drink compulsively, and who called him the world’s greatest singer?

Saintly Bernard

Jan 1, 1997 By Jamie Fields

Spring’s Crystal Bernard is already a top dog in the sitcom world. Will her new country CD separate her from the pack?

Golden Oldie

Nov 1, 1996 By John Morthland

After playing for years in relative obscurity, 57-year-old Ronnie Dawson is the latest cult hero in the cultish world of rockabilly.

Come Dancing

Mar 1, 1995 By John Morthland

When country hunk Billy Ray Cyrus his megahit “Achy Breaky Heart” in 1992, country dancing—or at least a modern version of it—returned to vogue. Cyrus’ novelty song was released with a video that showed a line dance specifically created for the song, and—in a flashback to the Urban Cowboy craze of…

No Limits

Feb 1, 1995 By Jan Reid

For twenty seasons Austin City Limits has been the elite soundstage of American popular music. And it keeps getting better.