Tag Archives: Steve Bartlett

George, and Eddie and Pearl

Guest Post by Steve Bartlett Back in the late 1940s—I was either in 5th or 6th grade—I discovered Eddie and Pearl, a married hillbilly duo on local radio station KRIC. Eddie had a 15-minute show about 1 PM 6 days … Continue reading

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“Gold Records in the Snow”

Our good friend Steve Bartlett grew up in Beaumont, Texas, and has a lot of stories and anecdotes from the musical scene down in East Texas.  He emails, During JP Richardson’s funeral (The Big Bopper) Beaumont DJ Gordon Baxter did … Continue reading

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Sue Thompson?

Steve Bartlett writes, How about pairing Sue Thompson  with a Lizzie Cook song? They sound similiar to me. This is not strictly hillbilly, but I don’t think it is outside the scope of HAH: “Big Mable Murphy” More traditional: “I … Continue reading

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