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Dick Curless

Dick Curless has been played on NTS in shows including Country Hayride, featured first on 17 January 2016. Songs played include Tombstone Every Mile.

Richard William Curless (March 17, 1932 – May 25, 1995) was an American country-music singer, a pioneer of the trucking music genre, commonly known as the "Baron of Country Music." He was easily distinguished because of the patch he usually wore over his right eye.

Curless was born in Fort Fairfield, Maine, in 1932, and moved with his family to Massachusetts at the age of eight. In 1948, Curless began his music career in Ware, Massachusetts, where he hosted a radio show…

Tombstone Every Mile
Dick Curless
Capitol Records1970
Tombstone Every Mile
Dick CurlessCapitol Records1970