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Soundtrack of my life: Tracy Farr

NATURAL DIRECTION: When Tracy Farr came to write her first novel, it was only natural that the central character was a musician.


Related Topix: Punk, Gaunt, Olivia Newton-John, Pop/Rock, Suzi Quatro, Country, PJ Harvey

Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Times of Trenton

Chris Hillman, Herb Pedersen to perform at New Hope Winery

Chris Hillman, left, a founding member of the Byrds, and Herb Pedersen, former frontman of the Laurel Canyon Ramblers, perform tonight at the New Hope Winery.


Related Topix: Chris Hillman, Country, Pop/Rock, The Byrds, The Flying Burrito Brothers

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Kidderminster Shuttle

Irish singer-songwriter to play town hall

A DOUBLE platinum selling singer-songwriter will be performing in Kidderminster as part of his UK tour later next month.


Related Topix: United Kingdom, Down County, Northern Ireland, Johnny Cash, Country, Willie Nelson, Folk

Logan Banner

Aunt Jennie Music Festival this weekend

The 10th annual Aunt Jennie Music Festival will be held Saturday and Sunday at the Pickin' in the Park building at Chief Logan State Park.


Related Topix: West Virginia, Logan, WV, Tammy Wynette, Country

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Business Wire

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From the film: Harry Connick, Jr., Ashley Judd, Nathan Gamble, Kris Kristofferson, Cozi Zuehlsdorff, Austin Stowell, Austin Highsmith, Morgan Freeman, Bethany Hamilton and director Charles Martin Smith.


Related Topix: Dolphin Tale, Celebrities, Harry Connick Jr., Ashley Judd, Jazz, Country, Morgan Freeman

Something Else! Reviews

One Track Mind: Billy Joe Shaver with Willie Nelson, "Hard To Be An Outlaw"

This pairing is, of course, more than fitting. It was Billy Joe Shaver who gave heft, who gave real words, to the outlaw-country movement of the early 1970s - even if Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson and Waylon Jennings personified it.


Related Topix: Willie Nelson, Country, Billy Joe Shaver, Waylon Jennings, Texas

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Review: Artists cover landmark Johnny Cash album

Throughout his career, Johnny Cash sang about the downtrodden, giving a voice to the voiceless.


Related Topix: Country

KLIQ-FM Hastings

Bryan Adams Confirms Track Listing, Release Date for New Album; Accepts Michael Buble's Ice Bucket C

Bryan Adams has now confirmed the full details of his new album, Tracks of My Years.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Rock-N-Roll, Chuck Berry, Eddie Cochran, Country

Sun Aug 24, 2014


Musicians revisit Johnny Casha s a Bitter Tearsa

On the heels of two of the biggest hits of his career in "Ring of Fire" and "Understand Your Man," Johnny Cash was a hot commodity in 1964 when he gave his record company an ambitious new concept album, "Bitter Tears: Ballads of the American Indian."


Related Topix: Johnny Cash, Country, Emmylou Harris, Gillian Welch, Folk, Steve Earle

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Star Tribune

Another side of Jeff Bridges: The Dude abides in song, too

Jeff Bridges will be himself in concert at the Pantages, but he says he doesn't mind if fans come to see The Dude or the country singer from “Crazy Heart.” Hey, dude.


Related Topix: Crazy Heart, Music!, Drama Movies, The Fabulous Baker Boys, Celebrities, Jeff Bridges, Country, Music, Entertainment

The Advocate

Album revisits Johnny Casha s a Bitter Tearsa

Throughout his career, Johnny Cash sang about the downtrodden, giving a voice to the voiceless.


Related Topix: Johnny Cash, Country, Emmylou Harris, Steve Earle

WKHX-FM Atlanta

Star-Studded Lineup Announced for 8th Annual ACM Honors September 9 in Nashville

The 8th Annual ACM Honors are shaping up to be one of the hottest tickets in Nashville next month.


Related Topix: Country, Thomas Rhett, Kacey Musgraves


Willie Nelson's braids to hit the auction block

Some of the most distinctive hair in American music is up for sale with Willie Nelson's trademark braids heading to the auction block, where they are expected to fetch between $50,000 to $60,000.


Related Topix: Willie Nelson, Country, Waylon, Music!, Waylon Jennings, Johnny Cash

Wed Aug 20, 2014


New music from Chase Rice, Amy Grant, Tank, Smokey Robinson, plus...

Review: Country artists rock out for Motley Crue Michael McCall, Associated Press Various Artists, "Nashville Outlaws: A Tribute To Motley Crue" Country artists have long paid tribute to rock acts compatible with country music, from the Eagles to Buddy Holly to country-loving British acts the Beatles and Rolling Stones.


Related Topix: Metal, Motley Crue, Country, Rascal Flatts, The Mavericks, Johnny Cash

Tue Aug 19, 2014


Americana Artists Dry Johnny Cash's 'Bitter Tears': Hear Gillian Welch's Poignant Track

Fifty years ago this October, Johnny Cash released Bitter Tears: Ballads of the American Indian , a concept album that turned its back on virtually everything else that was happening in country music - from countrypolitan arrangements to the Bakersfield sound - and blazed its own trail.


Related Topix: African-American, Country, Bluegrass, Music, Entertainment

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Nashville Scene

19 Must-See Classic Clips From The Johnny Cash Show [Golden Nuggets]

Y'all are familiar with The Johnny Cash Show , the musical variety show The Man in Black hosted on ABC, and taped at the Ryman back in the day, right? Or maybe you just haven't thought about it in a while.


Related Topix: Recreational Vehicle, Award, Y'all, Country, Johnny Cash

Humboldt Beacon

Review: Artists cover landmark Johnny Cash album

Throughout his career, Johnny Cash sang about the downtrodden, giving a voice to the voiceless.


Related Topix: Country

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Billy Joe Shaver shines during 75th birthday party at the Satellite

Outlaw country legend Billy Joe Shaver performs on his 75th birthday at the Satellite in Los Angeles.


Related Topix: Country, Billy Joe Shaver, Willie Nelson, Music, Entertainment

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Lower Township Gazette

Kris Kristofferson in Cape May for son's Coast Guard graduation

Singer, actor and songwriter Kris Kristofferson hands Jesse Kristofferson, his son, a certificate during the graduation ceremony of Alpha-190 at U.S. Coast Guard Training Center Cape May, Aug. 15. Kristofferson's son was one of 78 graduates to enter the Coast Guard enlisted workforce where they will be stationed all over the country performing ... (more)


Related Topix: Country, Petaluma, CA

Thu Aug 14, 2014


Paula Nelson Band Takes the Stage at the Suncoast Showroom Tonight

The Paula Nelson Band brings soulful vocals and their signature Americana sound to the Suncoast Showroom tonight, August 15. Surrounded by music royalty at a young age, Nelson was inspired to begin a singing career by high profile artists including Leon Russell, Kris Kristofferson , Mickey Newberry, Jesse Colter, Rita Coolidge, and her talented ... (more)


Related Topix: Country, Transportation, Trucking, DICE, Boyd Bros Transportation, IP Street, Las Vegas, NV