Entries by Grizzly Rose Member

How Did Country Music Get its Name?

There are some things in life that seem obvious until you take the time to actually examine them. The term country music is one of those things. If you’ve grown up listening to it and talking about it, then you’ve probably never questioned it. After all, it feels so natural and right. But at one-time […]

Country Music Instruments

Country has been a part of the music history ever since it separated from its roots (mainly folk music and western) and took on its current form. There are quite a number of unique sub-genres to this music style, but they all have the same roots, and the easiest way to find a common element […]

Difference Between Bluegrass and Country

Genres in music are like branches of a tree. Each one of them parts into a number of different little limbs, but they never leave their roots. Bluegrass is usually considered a branch from country music. For that reason, sometimes it may get slightly complicated to tell them apart. However, while similar and overlapping in […]

Confession: I Love Country Music

We wanted to find out why country music fans love the genre so much. We sat down with a country loving Grizzly Rose fan to get to the bottom of it! Here’s what we learned… I have a confession to make… I love country music! The older I get, the less dramatic this confession gets, […]

Australian Country Music

It might seem like country music is a uniquely American creation, but just like most other American creations, it has influenced artists around the world. One country that was especially receptive to American Country was Australia, a country with a shared English heritage and a range of geographic similarities. There are many comparisons that can […]

What is the Best Country Music City?

Every music genre has a handful of cities that have defined their history and evolution. Whether it’s because of their reputation as a prime concert destination or because of their connection to famous musicians, there is no denying these city’s importance to their genre. Country music is much the same. We’ve gone through and compiled […]

90s Country Music

Every decade of the 20th century has seen the introduction of huge cultural shifts across America. The 90’s were no exception, especially as far as country music is concerned. Those with a fondness for both the 90’s as well as 90s country music might be interested in learning more about the significance that era would […]

History of Line Dancing

One of the most iconic parts of any proper country hoedown is the line dance. From the activity itself, to the music that accompanies it, it has been a staple in many country festivities for decades. Even if you’re a big fan of line dancing already, you may not be familiar with the history and […]

Country Pick Up Lines

In the appropriate context, the word “Country” describes a specific sub-culture within the US. Such a culture is a way of life for many people, not just a mere passing interest. From music, to bars, and even to households, the label Country describes an authentic and important aspect of many people’s lives. Meeting Other People […]

Top 15 Country Drinking Songs

Drinking is an experience which can be greatly varied depending on the context surrounding it. The location you are in and the people you are with will make all the difference. Some people drink when they are happy, some when they are sad, some when they are social, and some just because they feel like […]