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  1. Rotary to host Legends concert on March 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | Weyburn This Week

    ... th the SRC at the Weyburn Comprehensive School on Saturday, May 12, and will be bringing the legendary "Sons of the Pioneers" on Saturday, June 23, which will include the son of Roy Rogers in concert.


  2. Western concert coming to Red BluffRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 2 | Red Bluff Daily News

    Ranger Doug, Too Slim, Woody Paul and Joey the CowPolka King celebrated 40 years of performing music together on Nov. 12. Riders In The Sky have been keepers of the flame passed on by the Sons of the Pioneers, Gene Autry and Roy Rogers, reviving and revitalizing the genre. And while remaining true to the integrity of Western music, they have themselves become modern-day icons by branding the genre with their own legendary wacky humor and way-out western wit, and all along encouraging buckaroos and buckarettes to live life The Cowboy Way.


  3. Riders In The Sky Return To Thousand OaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 |

    Back by popular demand, the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza presents Riders in the Sky at the Scherr Forum Theatre on Friday, February 17, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. Known for their rich blend of Western harmony and unique sense of humor, Riders in the Sky are a two-time Grammy Award-winning group that has captivated audiences of all ages across the country for more than three decades. The group has made 700 separate appearances at Nashville's Grande Ole Opry and is best known to younger audiences for their performance of "Woody's Roundup" in Toy Story 2. Riders are keepers of the flame passed on by Sons of the Pioneers, Gene Autry and Roy Rogers , and have released more than 30 albums.


  4. Sons Of The Pioneers Coming To DenverRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2017 | CBS Local

    ... Up For The Pro Football Knockout Pool Enter for a chance to win $5,000. This is a national contest. "Sons of the Pioneers know their fans from all over the region will be in Denver in the upcoming week, so they wanted to make sure they were in ...


  5. When Hollywood really educated kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Each cowboy seemed to be satisfied with a plate of beans, cup of coffee and, thanks to the song of the Sons of the Pioneers, "cool, clear water." Perhaps the most significant dividend of the films was in getting kids to have tolerance for all kinds ...


  6. Trail sesquicentennial: Music will fill weekend's eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    ... will include nationally popular western performers Michael Martin Murphey, Red Steagall and the Sons of the Pioneers. Murphey is booked to appear on the McCoy Stage from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sunday. A multiple Grammy Award nominee, he is best known for ...


  7. Review: Real cowboys fill the stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | The Daily Courier

    ... up a friendship with a young country-and-western singer named Leonard Slye, a member of the popular Sons of the Pioneers who was elevated to screen stardom as Roy Rogers. Another member was Ken Curtis, the American singer and actor best known for ...


  8. Legendary country crooners Sons of the Pioneers performing in Oliver on Saturday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | The Osoyoos Times

    The legendary country crooners Sons of the Pioneers will be appearing in concert at the Frank Venables Theatre in Oliver on Saturday evening. The Sons of the Pioneers are synonymous with the ultimate in Cowboy music.


  9. Sons of the pioneersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2017 |

    It has been announced the legendary Sons of the Pioneers will be appearing in concert at 7PM on Wednesday June 26, 2017 at the Vernon & District Performing Arts Centre in Vernon. The Sons of the Pioneers are synonymous with the ultimate in Cowboy music.


  10. Pioneertown, California: Like An Old West Ghost TownRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | Information Technology Blog

    But this unusual spot outside the town of Yucca Valley, California and Joshua Tree National Park dates back to only 1946-it was built to film movies and house the casts and crews! Named for Roy Roger's legendary Sons of the Pioneers, the town's adobe and wooden storefronts served as a backdrop in movies featuring Gene Autry and other Western stars. Many of them stayed in the rustic-looking but comfortable Pioneer Motel, which still offers lodging.


  11. Todd Maclean: Sons of the Pioneers still have what it takes after 83 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | The Guardian

    ... of the subject of today's column, though, I must say I was struck by this notion at the performance by Sons of the Pioneers at Confederation Centre last Friday night - as I took in the sound of what seemed to be a long-lost, well-preserved and ...


  12. Review Potpourri, Week of April 27, 2017Read the original story

    Apr 26, 2017 | Town Line

    ... times on Groucho Marx's TV show, You Bet Your Life, which can be viewed on YouTube. Roy Rogers and the Sons of the Pioneers - Blue Shadows on the Trail; Pecos Bill, RCA Victor 20-2780, recorded December 1, 1947. The Sons of the Pioneers blended ...