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Austin American Statesman
Austin Music Source: Willie Nelson, master of Gong Kwon Yu Sul
Put another notch in Willie Nelson's belt - or perhaps five more notches: On April 28, he'll receive a fifth degree black belt in the art of Gong Kwon Yu Sul from Grand Master Sam Um at the Master Martial Arts studio.
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Wed Apr 16, 2014
Dolly Parton Celebrates Record Store Day 2014
Sony Masterworks and Dolly Parton celebrate Record Store Day on Saturday, April 19, with the release of a limited 7-inch vinyl.
Press & Sun-Bulletin
Soundoff: Record Store Day returns Saturday, promising music galore
Founded in 2007, Record Store Day has pretty much become a national holiday for music lovers.
Neon Boots Is Writing a New Chapter of Country Music
We've only just set foot in the bar, but have already been invited onto the dance floor a few times.
The Village Voice
Even Country Music Is Ready for Marijuana Legalization
It has been rough and rocky traveling for cannabis cowboys for most of the 40 years since " Me and Paul ," the hounded-by-the-Man classic in which Willie Nelson tipped off like-minded longhairs to the presence of narcs in Laredo.
Jessica Simpson attends the John Varvatos Stuart House Benefit
In today's Glam Slam feature: Jessica Simpson wowed the stylish crowd in her flattering citrus chic dress - it's spring personified.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Monterey County Herald
Los Lonely Boys bring 'Texican' to Carmel
Carmel >> Texas-based trio Los Lonely Boys has seen its share of highs and lows in its decade-long mainstream career.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Coming here: Steeley Dan, July 24 at the AMP
The 70s jazz/rock band just announced a new Jamalot Ever After tour, and the Arkansas Music Pavilion is on the list of dates set for this summer.
Review: Price caps career with stirring last album
The late Ray Price titled his final studio recording "Beauty Is ." after an opening duet with Vince Gill that draws on the axiom about the eye of the beholder.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
A jam session to honor one local drummer whose played with some big names like Willie Nelson but isn't able to play anymore.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
All About Jazz
Read "Bob Dylan: The 30th Anniversary Concert Celebration Deluxe Edition"
But at the time, nobody knew if Dylan the songwriter was finished. In fact, nobody even knew if Dylan was going to show up to his own party at New York City's Madison Square Garden on October 16, 1992, where fellow '60s folk icons like Richie Havens were invited to deliver interpretations of Dylan material alongside contemporary singer/songwriters ... (more)
The Huffington Post
Weed Time With Bill Maher
Long before it was presidential to say marijuana is safer than alcohol, comedian, best-selling author, MLB Mets co-owner and progressive talk-show host Bill Maher was one of the brightest torches in favor of sensible marijuana policy.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Erie Times News
McBride takes on soul classics
Of all contemporary country singers, Martina McBride seems the most well-suited to interpret classic soul tunes.
The Bluegrass Blog
Rhonda does Bloomberg
Rhonda Vincent has been in New York City this week doing promotionand publicity for her latest CD, Only Me .
Was Wendy Davis smart to save her 'selfies' for Willie Nelson bash, not Obama?
Since their brief meeting in Texas on Thursday, not even a "selfie" has emerged to document the meeting between President Obama and Wendy Davis took place at all.
Davis to host Nelson BBQ fundraiser
Few things are more revered in Texas than Willie Nelson and barbecue, and Wendy Davis is enlisting both for an upcoming campaign event.
Great Falls Tribune
Wylie and the Wild West play Ozark Club concert on May 3
Purchase tickets at The History Museum, 422 2nd St. S., or call 452-3462. Beer, wine and barbecue sandwiches will be available to show patrons.
April 21, 2014 - Country Outlaws: Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, Merle Haggard
The original "Outlaws" of country music, including Merle Haggard, Willie Nelson and Waylon Jennings, are still wielding a powerful influence on today's music.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
City of Las Vegas
Django Vegas! Returns To Las Vegas Saturday, June 21
Tickets are now on sale at www.artslasvegas.org for Django Vegas!, a gypsy jazz concert, scheduled for 6 p.m. Saturday, June 21, at the Historic Fifth Street School, located at 401 S. Fourth St. tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the door.
Phoenix New Times
Country Rapper Colt Ford Appreciates His Fans and Is Thanking Them In a Big Way
Rap music and country music -- two distinctly different genres that don't go together, right? Maybe in the past, cuz, but it seems like the hybridizing of the two are happening more and more in recent years.