“This record came from such a beautiful place of reverence and respect,” Gill told Radio.com about “Bakersfield,” which was just issued in a deluxe version. “The fact that Merle [Haggard] wrote the liner notes and got to hear it, that to me was reason enough for making it.”
The best-selling country star, ‘Bakersfield’ champion and Time Jumpers bandmember is the latest musical legend to earn the Career Achievement Award from Country Radio Broadcasters, Inc.
A previously unreleased early version of the classic “Close Up the Honky Tonks” by Bakersfield, Calif. country legend Buck Owens is seeing the light of day next month on Record Store Day (April 21). Recorded in […]