Toby Keith Preparing Clothing Line, TK Steelman

Brody Vercher | January 29th, 2009

  1. Stephen H.
    January 29, 2009 at 12:58 pm

    At least Jamey covered Vern Gosdin and not Jimmy Wayne.

  2. Drew
    January 29, 2009 at 1:14 pm

    That would be “Who’s Gonna Fill Their Shoes?”, and I’d have loved to listen to that cover.

  3. Brody Vercher
    January 29, 2009 at 1:16 pm

    Nice catch Drew, I copied and pasted without realizing the song title was wrong. That’s kind of funny though.

  4. CMW
    January 29, 2009 at 1:16 pm

    Is “Who’s Going to Wear Their Shoes?” a song about carrying on the legacies of Kellie Pickler and Julianne Hough?

  5. CMW
    January 29, 2009 at 1:17 pm

    Bah, I got scooped.

  6. Occasional Hope
    January 29, 2009 at 1:31 pm

    It’s rather depressing when it’s actual news when a country act covers country songs…

  7. Linda
    January 29, 2009 at 1:34 pm

    That Austin rodeo looks like fun! What a line up.

  8. Hollerin' Ben
    January 29, 2009 at 2:24 pm

    Axton Kincaid may have been overlooked by some, but not by me! It made my top 10 albums of 2008. You should all go check it out.

  9. Hollerin' Ben
    January 29, 2009 at 2:56 pm

    to say a little more on the Axton Kincaid praise front, big kudos to their bass player. Country Bass lines are generally pretty vanilla, which is generally a good thing, but the bass lines in Axton Kincaid’s stuff is really smart and interesting and works really well. So well done Axton Kincaid’s bass player!

  10. Craig R.
    January 29, 2009 at 3:52 pm

    Toby Keith is lanuching a line of clothes to represent his look. Does it come in size ego, greater ego, and my ego is bigger than your ego. When is this man going to wake up and just be an artist. I am starting to think he is not very bright.

  11. Ashley
    January 29, 2009 at 4:14 pm

    The lullaby albums are actually kind of good, for that type of album. No words, just music, you can find all of the ones mentioned above on iTunes.

  12. mikeky
    January 29, 2009 at 5:26 pm

    well, craig, i don’t know if toby keith’s line of clothing comes with the ego stuff, but i’m pretty sure his clothing has a line of boots (with the requisite brown tips, of course). and maybe mirrors on top of them, his vanity being what it is.

  13. Nicolas
    January 29, 2009 at 6:14 pm

    I’m kinda surprised Toby Keith’s going for a line of clothing, instead of a line of beer :P Seems more fitting

  14. Stormy
    January 29, 2009 at 7:01 pm

    According to his publicist, “the look mixes the influences Keith brings to his own wardrobe – part rocker and part biker with a “country sexy” aesthetic punctuated by oilfield imagery in the brand’s logos and font selections.”

    What’s the tag line: For 40 somethings, who just can’t give up the frat?

  15. Razor X
    January 29, 2009 at 7:46 pm

    Albums with no throwaway tracks? Hmm, let’s see:

    1. Storms of Life by Randy Travis
    2. Killin’ Time by Clint Black
    3. The Grass Is Blue by Dolly Parton
    4. Trio by Dolly Parton, Linda Ronstadt, & Emmylou Harris
    5. Don’t Close Your Eyes by Keith Whitley
    6. Diamonds & Dirt by Rodney Crowell
    7. What Do I Do With Me by Tanya Tucker
    8. Heaven, Heartache and the Power of Love by Trisha Yearwood
    9. The Key by Vince Gill
    10. Pancho & Lefty by Merle Haggard & Willie Nelson
    11. Livin’ It Up by George Strait
    12. Roses In The Snow by Emmylou Harris
    13. My Kind Of Country by Reba McEntire
    14. Sleepless Nights by Patty Loveless
    15. Dwight Sings Buck by Dwight Yoakam

  16. Rick
    January 29, 2009 at 7:59 pm

    Speaking of country stars and clothing:

    “You Can Soon Buy Taylor Swift Dresses at Wal-Mart in February!

    You’ve seen Taylor Swift in bunches of amazing prom dresses, ballgowns and dozens of cute teenybopper sundresses. And now, you too can look like Taylor — for only $14! (Long blonde curly hair not included.)
    Taylor and Wal-Mart have created a line of $14 dresses, US Weekly and New York magazine report.

    “I don’t look at it like I’m branching out as a designer,” she tells New York magazine. “It’s not the Taylor Swift designer line or whatever. “I like people who have worked their entire lives to become designers,” she adds. “I think that they have their place as designers and I have my place as a musician, and I’m going to pretty much stick to that.” (Rick’s snark: Man that’s deep…..)

    And what can you fashionistas expect from her line? “Sundresses are my favorite things to wear,” Swift says. “In the summer, I automatically want to look bohemian.”

    So ladies of the 9513, will you be wearing Taylor Swift sundresses for that bohemian look once summer rolls around? (lol)

  17. Nashville4U
    January 29, 2009 at 8:19 pm

    Nashville At Nite has a pretty good show, I have watched it a few different times. I also saw there website had little to no traffic, are they broadcast somewhere or something? I tried to google it but couldnt find if they were syndicated at all.

  18. Vicki
    January 29, 2009 at 10:32 pm

    Rick….uh no.

  19. Tripp
    January 30, 2009 at 10:01 am

    That Johnson concert review wasn’t from Joe’s Bar in Chicago. It was in Michigan somewhere. He was at Joe’s last Friday though.

  20. Linda
    January 30, 2009 at 11:27 am

    Everybody’s got a clothing line now. I guess Willie Nelson had his jeans and shirt line a few years ago. I see some of them on e-bay from time to time.

  21. Brody Vercher
    January 30, 2009 at 11:34 am

    Reba took it a step further with her own line of luggage.

  22. Drew
    January 30, 2009 at 4:43 pm

    Great list, Razor. Especially the addition of “Dwight Sings Buck”, I never heard much press about that album, but it is terrific.

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