Michael Terry

Michael Terry

The song Alan Jackson wishes he had written

Alan jackson published a long string of country radio hits during his 30-plus-year career. Some of these hits were written by Jackson and some were written by other songwriters, but if there’s one song Jackson would love to have written, it’s his 1994 hit, “Gone Country.” . The song, released …

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The conductor who shaped American orchestras

“For those who reached musical maturity with concert life in the United States in the 1930s and 1940s, her name may still have an aura,” Halina Rodzinski wrote in his memoirs, almost two decades after the death of his wife, the Polish conductor Artur Rodzinski. “For those who are younger,” …

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Kishore Kumar’s son Amit Kumar on Indian Idol 12

A recent episode of Indian Idol 12 paid tribute to legendary singer Kishore Kumar. The show even featured Kumar’s son and music director and singer Amit Kumar as a special guest. As soon as the Saturday and Sunday episodes aired, the whole plan backfired and Judges Himesh Reshammiya and Neha …

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