“I feel like cryin’, ain’t got no tears to spare” — Mattie Delaney
Sunday, February 28, 2016
HEARTACHES BY THE NUMBER
As tipped last week, we’re doing cheatin’ songs for the next few weeks. We’re probably not going to quote much from the Heartaches by the Number playbook for these as the original essays by David Cantwell and Bill Friskics-Warren shine a light down on the corner so brightly that our puny edits just don’t tell the story. Grab a copy of the book and follow along as Webb Pierce, Leroy Van Dyke, Floyd Tillman, and Randy Travis make their forays into secret places. . . .