Country Legends We Love: Bill Anderson In a career that extends for more than 60 years, Bill Anderson has written and co-written dozens of hits that have since become country standards, including “Once a Day,” “The Lord Knows I’m Drinking,” “The Cold Hard Facts of Life,” “Saginaw, Michigan,” “City Lights,” “Tips of My Fingers,” “Whiskey […]
Grand Ole Opry legend and member of both the Country Music Hall of Fame and Songwriter’s Hall of Fame, “Whisperin’” Bill Anderson is this week’s Opry “House Guest DJ” while the Tuesday and Friday Night Opry shows are on hiatus, sharing some of his favorite Opry memories and hosting two hours of handpicked country classics. […]
Whisperin’ Bill Anderson looks back at the 1967 western ‘Stranger on the Run’ |Medium by Jeremy Roberts
Recently I gauged Stranger on the Run in my Jeremy’s Classic Western Roundup column. Henry Fonda’s frequently forgotten sagebrush saga was a Halloween 1967 made-for-NBC-movie with James Dean’s costar Sal Mineo, director Don Siegel, and screenwriter Dean Riesner [both repeat Clint Eastwood collaborators] among the talented personnel. Aside from actors Michael Burns and Rex Holman, […]
Nashville Insider ‘Quarantined’ Ep 172 – Bill Anderson and Adam Wurtzel play ‘Fandango’ No Description During the recent interview with Nashville Insider, Bill Anderson and Adam Wurtzel play a game of ‘Fandango” a tv game show that Anderson hosted in the 70’s but this time Bill is the contestant! How do you think he faired?
Nashville Insider ‘Quarantined’ Ep 172 – Bill Anderson No Description Country Insider, Adam Wurtzel caught up with Bill Anderson via Zoom to talk about what it is like being quarantined and stuck at home. Check it out above!
Country Music Hall of Fame and Songwriters Hall of Famer, Whisperin’ Bill Anderson, is being honored by WJJC in Commerce, Ga., the station that started his career in the music industry more than 60 years ago. WJJC is re-branding as Whisperin’ 95.1 to honor the legendary songwriter and performer. This humbling recognition comes after Anderson’s […]