music

Good taste in music — it’s inherited

| March 22, 2013

Wendy to her 15-year-old son: "Led Zeppelin is a band, not a person. So now I'm going to sit in the garage with the car running because you didn't know that.”

Close encounter with an Allman

| March 08, 2013

"You'd be amazed at how many bad words you can call someone during the drum solo of 'In the Air Tonight' if it's turned up loud enough."

Smokin’ Joe Lee Smith rides into the sunset

| January 07, 2013

Today, a salute, a send-off, for Smokin' Joe Lee Smith, a hardworking free spirit of a driver well-known for his 1989 album of rock 'n' roll truck-driving music, Smokin' Joe in Overdrive. I wrote about Smith ...

U.K. drivers top iTunes music-vid charts

| December 18, 2012

Drivers for the British Eddie Stobart carrier hit the top of iTunes music-video charts with a parody of the "12 days of Christmas" in a charity effort to benefit Help for Heroes.

Mack takes Manhattan; Got a CB handle for sale or steal?

| November 26, 2012

Mack runs commercials on the CBS building "super screen" in Times Square, NYC, and Todd gets a CB -- got a handle for him?

Back ‘On the Road’

| October 18, 2012

Driver and songwriter Tony Justice’s trucking CD is back on the truckstop racks, blazing new trails for independent artists -- and benefiting a good cause.

The vivid soundtrack of our trucking lives

| September 28, 2012

So much of our time on the road is occupied with music. We rarely ride without the soundtrack of life playing in the background.

The write stuff

| September 14, 2012

Successful songwriter Gary Gentry finds second career behind the wheel.

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