BEST OF CMA 2016

John McEuen stood on Ernest Tubb Record Shop's modest stage and observed, "There were more people on my bus this morning!" But his deep smile lines suggested he was more amused than disappointed. Then...

JOHN McEUEN’S BIRTHDAY

As much as any one man or any one band could claim to have invented Americana music, it could very well be John McEuen and his Nitty Gritty Dirt Band. Starting in the early ’70s, the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band...

Brooke Shields and me… we go way back

Little did I know at Kevin Nealon’s birthday party that I would finally get to finally thank Brooke Shields on behalf of my daughter, Noel. As I sat with Steve Martin chatting about how long we had known each other (43 years at that time.. my god, where did it go? Was it good for me too?)