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7 hrs ago | Erie Times News

Rucker embraces country sound

As a kid, Darius Rucker listened carefully to Kenny Rogers singing "Coward of the County" on the radio.

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Related Topix: Coward of the County, Drama Movies, Country, Pop/Rock, Hootie & the Blowfish

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Gawker

Cinema in Vane: Reviewing the Z-List Disaster Movie Weather Wars

It's killing season in Washington, and no monument is safe. After a climate scientist loses his funding and then his mind, a senator is in a fight for his life after the jilted whiz creates a device that controls the weather.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Tornado, Hurricane, Country, Lafayette, LA

Wed Jul 16, 2014

RollingStone

Songwriter Spotlight: Richard Marx

Richard Marx dominated pop radio during the late Eighties and early Nineties, sending his first seven singles - including "Should've Known Better, "Endless Summer Nights" and the mother of all piano-propelled power ballads, "Right Here Waiting" - to the Top 5 of the Billboard charts.

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Related Topix: Richard Marx, Pop/Rock, Country, Music, Entertainment

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Autoblog

Singapore car salesman jailed for gambling away $280k Maserati deposit

Kenny Rogers' country classic The Gambler is right about two things: you gotta know when to hold'em and know when to fold'em.

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Related Topix: Country, Prison, Autos

Wed Jul 09, 2014

WTAX-AM Springfield

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THIS DAY IN 1968: Guitarist Eric Clapton announced the breakup of Cream. The band played a farewell concert later in the year.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Cream, Country, Jerry Garcia, Blues, Mavis Staples, BJ and the Bear, Comedy Movies, Adventure

RollingStone

Country Funk II 1967-1974

Country has always drawn from African-American music, but as part two of this Southern-fried funk compilation series shows, that cross-genre impulse got wildly amplified in the Sixties and Seventies.

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Related Topix: Dolly Parton, Country, Willie Nelson, Music, Entertainment

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Country legend Kenny Rogers still gambling, this time with Utah Symphony

Kenny Rogers may be happy about his upcoming performance with the Utah Symphony, but here's betting The Gambler's sons Justin and Jordan don't feel the same.

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Related Topix: Coward of the County, Drama Movies, Utah, Country

Wed Jul 02, 2014

RollingStone

'Country Funk II' Curator Zach Cowie Talks 2014's Best Imaginary Genre

On July 15th, esteemed record excavators Light in the Attic release Country Funk II: 1967-1974 , the second compilation of a genre that's unlikely, completely fictional and utterly fantastic.

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Related Topix: Dolly Parton, Country, Willie Nelson, Music, Entertainment

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Business Journal

Old Glory, Stars and Stripes: brush up on your flag etiquette for the Fourth of July

Most popular names for the US flag are Old Glory, Stars and Stripes, the Star Spangled Banner, and the Red White and Blue.

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Related Topix: Country

Sun Jun 29, 2014

NME

Dolly Parton vows not to play too many slow songs at Glastonbury because 'everyone's drunk and high'

Dolly Parton says she won't play too many slow songs at Glastonbury because "everyone's drunk and high".

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Related Topix: Dolly Parton, Country, Pop/Rock, Bon Jovi

Fri Jun 27, 2014

Business Journal

Old Glory, Stars and Stripes: brush up on your flag etiquette for the Fourth of July

Most popular names for the US flag are Old Glory, Stars and Stripes, the Star Spangled Banner, and the Red White and Blue.

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Related Topix: Country

Thu Jun 26, 2014

Sunherald.com

Coast concert scene grows

You stand in the dark, anxiously awaiting that first musical chord. Then, as the spotlight shines and the sound erupts, you are once again enjoying the spoils of living on the Gulf Coast.

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Related Topix: Country, Bay St. Louis, MS, Gulfport, MS

Wed Jun 25, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

2014 Deer Valley Music Festival to Open with Patriotic Lineup,...

Utah Opera, opens their eleventh season with a holiday bang this year and two special Fourth of July concerts at the Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater.

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Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Classical, Conductor, Coward of the County, Drama Movies, Country, Connecticut

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