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Thursday | Tallahassee Democrat

Music roundup: Alt-country's Todd Snider is the king of the shaggy dog story

This guy is defending Garth Brooks? Really? Scruffy singer-songwriter Todd Snider, the droll soul with hippie tendencies who released an album titled "Agnostic Hymns and Stoner Fables" in 2012, is about the last guy in Nashville you would expect to defend slick country superstar Garth Brooks, but that is exactly what he did during a recent, ... (more)

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Related Topix: Folk-Rock, Todd Snider, Garth Brooks, Country, George Strait, Tallahassee, FL

Wed Apr 16, 2014

People

The Swon Brothers Make Their Grand Ole Opry Debut with a Nod to History - and Mom and Dad

Making their Grand Ole Opry debut Saturday night, The Swon Brothers chose to honor both family and a country music legend as they stepped to the stage for the Opry's first "Swoncert."

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Related Topix: Country

Tue Apr 15, 2014

KUAD-FM Windsor

Public Celebration Planned for Anniversary of George Jones' Death

George Jones ' legacy lives on one year after his death. His wife, Nancy Jones, has planned a public celebration at his grave, which will honor the late singer's legacy.

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Related Topix: Country

Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Courier

Country royalty to perform May 1

The day Georgette Jones was born, record producer Billy Sherrill was ready with a signed record contract.

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Related Topix: George Jones & Tammy Wynette, Country, Tammy Wynette

Sun Apr 13, 2014

North Texas e-News

Crow's-Feet Chronicles: It's a country thang

Even if you don't particularly enjoy country music, you've got to admit some of the titles, lyrics and thoughts are wonderfully poetic.

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Related Topix: Loretta Lynn, Country, Tammy Wynette

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Independent Weekly

Listening with John Howie Jr.

For two decades, after an adolescence and early adulthood spent making punk and indie rock, he has been delivering variations on hardline country music for two decades.

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Related Topix: Chatham County, NC, Country

Mon Apr 07, 2014

The Courier

Sawyer Brown to visit Toad Suck

This is a calendar alert for all country music fans who will be in the vicinity of Conway, Arkansas on May 2. Here 's why! Country music super group Sawyer Brown headlines the Friday night entertainment at Conway's highly successful Toad Suck Days.

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Related Topix: Sawyer Brown, Country, Conway, AR, Progressive-Rock, Yes

Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

MTV Movie Awards: Conan ditches Andy Richter, teams with Ice Cube instead

This Sunday, Conan O'Brien will host the 2014 MTV Movie Awards - but unlike his regular hosting gig on TBS, he'll be on stage without his longtime sidekick Andy Richter.

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Related Topix: MTV Movie Awards, Country

Wed Apr 02, 2014

Erie Times News

In Brief: Album reviews and more, April 3-9

Thirty years after getting shelved, a nearly forgotten Johnny Cash album is being made public for the first time.

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Related Topix: Album, Pop/Rock, April, Johnny Cash, Country, Stars, David Allan Coe

Country Weekly

Alan Jackson: A Regular Guy

He started out as a mechanic. Then he picked up a guitar. Now, two homes, four boats, nine or 10 Harley-Davidsons, an assortment of cars and trucks and a collection of platinum albums later, Alan Jackson is still very much a regular guy.

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Related Topix: Alan Jackson, Country, Newnan, GA, Recreational Vehicle, Award, Merle Haggard

Alabama Live

Former 'American Idol' contestant Casey Thrasher to perform at Birmingham's WorkPlay theater

BIRMINGHAM , Alabama -- Casey Thrasher made it to the top 30 finalists on "American Idol" this season, kickstarting his career as a country singer.

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Related Topix: Birmingham, AL, Brooks & Dunn, Country, Brett Eldredge, Entertainment

Mon Mar 31, 2014

Crescent-News.com

Music Review: Lost Johnny Cash album shows love for good songs

Thirty years after getting shelved, a nearly forgotten Johnny Cash album is being made public for the first time.

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Related Topix: Johnny Cash, Country, David Allan Coe

Fri Mar 28, 2014

Examiner.com

Craig Morgan interview: 'Wake Up Lovin' You' traditional and new country fusion

Craig Morgan 's " The Journey - Livin' Hits" contains his newest hit "Wake Up Lovin' You" and brings fans something a little different, a peek at the real Craig Morgan.

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Related Topix: Country, Craig Morgan, Patsy Cline

Thu Mar 27, 2014

The Montgomery Advertiser

Lost Cash album shows love for good songs

Johnny Cash, "Out Among The Stars" Thirty years after getting shelved, a nearly forgotten Johnny Cash album is being made public for the first time.

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Related Topix: Johnny Cash, Country

Mon Mar 24, 2014

The Macon Telegraph

Review: Lost Cash album shows love for good songs

Thirty years after getting shelved, a nearly forgotten Johnny Cash album is being made public for the first time.

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Related Topix: Johnny Cash, Country, David Allan Coe, Hank Snow

Thu Mar 20, 2014

Mi2n

The Legend Of George Jones Told By Those That Knew Him Best In New Book

Email: brian@nashvillepublicity.com Website: http://heritagebuilders.com/ -- Heritage Builders Publishing is pleased to announce that The Legend of George Jones will be in stores everywhere on April 15, 2014.

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Related Topix: Country, Nashville, TN

Daily-Jeff.com

Entertainers at 2014 Muskingum County Fair include Tyler Farr, Parmalee, and the Swon Brothers

Tyler Farr with special guest Parmalee will perform one show only beginning at 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 14. Track seats are $25 and grandstand seats are $15.

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Related Topix: Muskingum County, OH, Country, Tyler Farr, Entertainment

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