This week we especially remember Marty Robbins, who would have been ninety years old this Saturday. He was born on a Saturday evening—9:55 on September 26, 1925, in the desert near Phoenix, Arizona. He only lived 57 years, but what memories he gave us.
“I said all along I wasn’t going to tour anymore,” George Strait said yesterday at a press conference at the MGM Studios in Las Vegas, “but I also said I wasn’t retiring by any means and I still wanted to do some dates.” He will be one of the first performers to headline shows at the new Las Vegas Arena. His shows are scheduled for April and September, and Kacey Musgraves will be his opening act. (more…)