Vitamin E has just been shown to slow functional decline of Alzheimer’s patients and reduce burdens on caregivers.
The broadcaster Geoffrey Wheeler, best known for presenting BBC quiz show Top of the Form and Songs of Praise, has died aged 83, his son confirms. …read more
Recent studies add strong, new evidence to the theory that binary stars form when the disk of gas and dust orbiting one young star gravitationally fragments, forming a second young star.
John Fortune, the British comedian and satirist who found fame through his TV collaborations with John Bird and Rory Bremner, dies aged 74. …read more
Scientists have definitively characterized the atmosphere of a super-Earth class planet orbiting another star for the first time.
Comic book blockbuster Iron Man 3 was the highest-earning film of 2013 around the world, ahead of Despicable Me 2 and The Hunger Games: Catching Fire. …read more
Midnight Memories, the latest album from One Direction, overtakes Emeli Sande’s Our Version of Events to become 2013’s top-selling album. …read more
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I have been told that I sound like Don Williams, Vern Gosdin, Ed Bruce, Waylon Jennings, Merle Haggard and more but I try my best to maintain a style of my own and just be myself.
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J.K. Coltrain Biography
J. K. Coltrain was born in Columbus, Ohio. He spent his early childhood days between there and West Virginia where his parents operated a small Mom & Pop grocery store. His Dad also was an excellent auto mechanic and in fact owned a number of repair shops over the years and was a weekend stock car racer. That’s one reason why J. K. is a Nascar fanatic to this day:)
J.K. grew up surrounded by music & musicians. His cousin, Buddy Starcher was a professional recording artist on Columbia Records and was a regular performer on the then popular Midwestern & Louisiana Hayrides. He also introduced the late Keith Whitley who first appeared on Buddys weekly radio show in Charleston, West Virginia when he was 8 years old. J. K. made his own first appearance on radio at age 12 and first TV appearance at age 14.
The actor Michael Crawford has been awarded a CBE as part of the New Year’s Honours list. …read more
As guest editor of Radio 4’s Today programme, Michael Palin selected playwright Alan Bennett to read the Shipping Forecast …read more