My Faron Young/Marty Robbins e-mail newsletter now consists of a variety of country music bits.
Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell have won a Grammy — Old Yellow Moon in the category of Best Americana Album. Although the 56th GRAMMY Awards telecast aired Sunday evening, some of the awards were presented during a pre-telecast ceremony in the afternoon. Rodney accepted the award because Emmylou couldn’t be there. Rodney posted on Facebook, “So a basically shy guy wins a Grammy with his dear friend and singing partner, goes up to accept the prize and forgets to thank half the people he wanted to.” (more…)