Posts Tagged ‘George Jones’
GEORGE JOINES AT BILLY BOB'S TEXAS (photo courtesy of Billy Bob's Texas)

George Jones Funeral Open To Public

Jeff Prince
The funeral for Texas native and country-and-western legend George Jones won’t be held in his home state. He grew up in the Beaumont area, which is BF Egypt even for Texans. The ceremony will be in Nashville. And it’...


BILLY BOB BARNETT GETS AN EARFUL FROM THE OL' POSSUM HIMSELF, GEORGE JONES. (photo courtesy of Barnett)

George Jones (Greatest Country Singer Since Hank Williams) Dead At 81

Jeff Prince
He’ll be “No Show Jones” forevermore — George Jones died today. Early in his career, Jones tried to sing like his idol Hank Williams. I once had a cassette of early Jones material and he practically mimi...



Emptying My Notebook On Billy Bob Story

Jeff Prince
I had a little extra material from this week’s “Honkytonk Heroes” – check out these leftover stories: Billy Bob Barnett on he and Hub Baker‘s short-lived management contract with George “N...