FROM THE LL BLOG: Singer-songwriter Red Simpson finally makes it to 'Truck Driver's Heaven'

By Greg Grisolano, Land Line associate editor | 1/12/2016

One of the original “Bakersfield Sound” pioneers and author of dozens of trucking tunes, Red Simpson, passed away at 81 on Friday, Jan. 8. Associate Editor Greg Grisolano shares some of Simpson’s standards and the tributes to him from Merle Haggard and Rolling Stone.

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