• RolandNote™Country Music Database Searches
  • April 18, 2024 CDT

  • Miscellaneous
  • Business Timelines Help
  • An instant history of a specific company or organization
  •    
  • Mar 16, 1922
    WSB goes on the air in Atlanta. One week later, it becomes the first radio station to broadcast country music
    Mar 23, 1922
    Fiddlin' John Carson becomes the first "hillbilly" artist to play on the radio, performing on Atlanta's WSB. His first song: "Little Old Log Cabin In The Lane"
    Aug 14, 1922
    The Jenkins Family debuts on WSB Radio in Atlanta, becoming one of the first country acts to perform on radio. They remain regulars on the station for a decade
    Sep 18, 1922
    Fiddler Clayton McMichen makes his first appearance on Atlanta radio station WSB
    Sep 28, 1922
    Riley Puckett makes his radio debut on Atlanta's WSB
    Nov 29, 1922
    Atlanta's WSB presents an "Old-Fashioned Concert," regarded as the first all-country radio program in history
    Nov 16, 1940
    "The WSB Barn Dance" airs for the first time in Atlanta
    Feb 18, 1950
    "The WSB Barn Dance" airs for the last time in Atlanta

    Displaying : 1 - 8 of 8 / Page 1

  • The Ultimate Country Music Database
  •  

    RolandNote.com is a detailed country music database compiled by veteran music journalist Tom Roland that chronicles more than 60,000 events and 10,000 recordings.

     

    Discover what happened in country music on a particular date or in a particular month, get the history of your favorite country songs or your favorite country artists.

     

    From George Jones to George Strait, from the Carter Family to Carrie Underwood, from Johnny Cash to Jason Aldean, from Hank Williams to HARDY, from Merle Haggard to Miranda Lambert.

     

    RolandNote.com is the ultimate country music database!