Gospel star Mark Lowry is happy to host the Johnny Cash Music Festival
Mark Lowry is looking forward to hosting the fourth annual Johnny Cash Music Festival , starring Country Music Hall of Fame inductees Reba McEntire, Bobby Bare and Loretta Lynn, and taking place once again at Arkansas State University's Convocation Center in Jonesboro, on Aug. 15. And the singer-comedian, long a superstar in the Southern Gospel ... (more)
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Bobby Bare, Jr.
Bobby Bare Jr. performs at The Regency Ballroom on Wednesday, June 11. 8 p.m., $35, $38.
Daily Flyer: Monday, April 7, 2014
Others: Actor James Garner is 86, country singer Bobby Bare is 79, movie director Francis Ford Coppola is 75, singer-guitarist John Oates of Hall and Oates is 65, singer Janis Ian is 63, actor Jackie Chan is 60, actor Russell Crowe is 50, actor Bill Bellamy is 49 and actor Conner Rayburn is 15.
ROLLING STONES: On this day in 1962 Mick Jagger and Keith Richards met future Rolling Stones guitarist Brian Jones at a London blues club.
Kicking Off a Legacy
Last October, Bobby Bare was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame. His long career featured some twists and turns that found him leaving his southern Ohio home to try and find success in California and elsewhere before eventually landing in Nashville.