Tag Archives: Grand Old Opry

Little Jimmy Dickens (1920–2015)

I have to admit that, for a long time, I thought of Little Jimmy Dickens only as one of the many minor characters who inhabited the Grand Old Opry roster, a singer of novelty songs reduced to reprising his few … Continue reading

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Vince Gill and Patty Loveless Sing at George Jones’s Funeral

Gerry Katz sends this emotional performance by Vince and Patty of “Go Rest High on That Mountain” at the funeral for George yesterday.  The fellow who uploaded it says that the Opry took down others, so I don’t know how … Continue reading

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