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Randy Travis (1988)

Interview by Mat Snow, Rock's Backpages Audio, June 1988

The First Gentleman of New Country talks about being on the road, his North Carolina roots, the New Country boom, his youthful indiscretions, and the nature of country music.

File format: mp3; file size: 36mb, interview length: 39' 22" sound quality: ***


Randy Travis: Storms Of Life (Warner Bros.)

Review by Davitt Sigerson, Rolling Stone, September 1986

OF ALL THE cool new Country stars, expect Randy Travis to last the longest. ...

New Country: Banjoing the Roy Rogers Image

Report and Interview by Adam Sweeting, Guardian, The, March 1987

It may have had a hard time persuading people to take it seriously but, as Adam Sweeting reports, country music is winning ...

Randy Travis

Book Excerpt by Phil Hardy, Dave Laing, The Faber Companion to 20th-Century Popular Music, 2001

b. Randy Bruce Traywick, 4 May 1959, Marshville, North Carolina, USA ...

Dwight Yoakam: The Very Best Of; Randy Travis: The Very Best Of

Review by Terry Staunton, Record Collector, November 2004

ROUTE 88 WAS an ambitious cross-label campaign to establish several country stars in the UK, with Yoakam and Travis seen by many as the twin ...

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