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  1. The 10 Worst Songs About FootballRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Houston Press

    ... to the Bears on eventually winning the Big Game, though. It would have been a lot more embarrassing otherwise. 9. BOBBY BARE SR. "Drop Kick Me Jesus (Through the Goal Posts of Life)" I know, I know. It's probably sacrilegious to have ol' Bobby Bare ...

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  2. Check out this 1964 footage of Bobby Bare doing "Detroit City"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Metro Times

    Unexpected chord progressions on the bridge, a sweet little spoken bit towards the end, and lyrics that reflect a new cosmopolitan reality for most listeners to country music at the time - this is Mel Tillis and Danny Dill's song "Detroit City," here performed by Bobby Bare live in a theatre in Oslo, Norway, in 1964. Bare's 1963 studio version has a touch more electric twang, but a strange if sleight string arrangement.

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  3. Harper plays free concert, cookoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Republican Journal

    ... During the 1980s, Harper opened for the likes of Conway Twitty, Reba McIntire, Lee Greenwood, Gene Watson, Bobby Bare and many other big Nashville acts. He became Johnny Tillotson's opening act, touring New England and Canada. In the early '90s, ...

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  4. Free Summer Waterfront Concert: Danny HarperRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    ... to Nashville and beyond, opening for artists such as Conway Twitty, Reba McIntire, Lee Greenwood, Gene Watson, Bobby Bare and many others- Danny Harper is a must see for the die-hard traditional country music fan and offers the best in family ...

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  5. The Hoyt Hughes Band Release New Country Single 'Stomp On'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | Mi2n

    ... and songwriter Hoyt Hughes cites as main artistic influences George Jones, Hank Williams, Eddie Van Halen, and Bobby Bare. Real audiophiles of the country and country-rock sounds will recognize the genuine thread of Americana running through this ...

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  6. Music City shines in a oeHeartworn Highways Revisiteda screening at BonnarooRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2015 | The Sidelines

    Americana artists aren't the big draw for most Bonnaroo fans, but the genre does have its admirers at the festival, as proven by the mid-morning crowd Saturday for a screening of "Heartworn Highways Revisited." The movie pays homage to the artists of this growing style of musical storytelling through the talents of longtime musicians like Bobby Bare Jr., Shelly Colvin and Jonny Fritz.

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  7. Songwriting legend Billy Joe Shaver is the real deal when it comes to outlaw countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | Charleston City Paper

    ... songwriting noticed Shaver's talents, however, and took him under his wing. The songwriter recounts, "In 1969, Bobby Bare ("Detroit City") picked me up and signed me. I got to move into his office, because I had been sleeping out on the street ...

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  8. The Hoyt Hughes Band release new country single 'Stomp On'Read the original story

    Jun 12, 2015 | PR Log

    ... and songwriter Hoyt Hughes cites as main artistic influences George Jones, Hank Williams, Eddie Van Halen, and Bobby Bare. Real audiophiles of the country and country-rock sounds will recognize the genuine thread of Americana running through this ...

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  9. 'Grand Ole Opry' star Jim Ed Brown dead at 81Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | WJXA-FM Nashville

    Jim Ed Brown, a star on the "Grand Ole Opry" radio program for more than a half-century, died on Thursday night in a Nashville-area hospital at the age of 81. Brown died at Williamson Medical Center in Franklin, Tennessee after a long battle with lung cancer, according to Webster Public Relations. Bobby Bare, who produced some of Brown's work and was a long-time friend, told Reuters: "He had class and he had style and he had a great voice... He was a real artist."

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  10. Bonnaroo 2015 interview with Wayne Price of 'Heartworn Highways Revisited'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... show a lot of films that aren't released yet. In addition to the screening, you've got a special performance with Bobby Bare, Jr. Jonny Fritz, and Shelly Colvin. How did that come about? Part of my idea for marketing this film was everywhere we play ...

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  11. Jerry Reed's Daughter Seidina on Tribute Album: 'My Dad's Talent Wasn't Confined to Country Music'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | Billboard

    ... was able to get Dad's original tracks from Sony, and we used his vocal and his funky electric guitar. Brenda Lee, Bobby Bare and Ray Stevens all came in and sang, as well as Suzi, Ray's daughter, who I grew up with. And then so many great players ...

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  12. No More Country for Old MenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | New Yorker

    ... Music," Jimmie Rodgers). Nelson and Haggard enlist the aid of another country patriarch, the eighty-year-old Bobby Bare, to mourn a departed contemporary, Johnny Cash-he would have been eighty-three this year-and they cover a song by another ...

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  13. Merle Haggard and Willie Nelson score again with duets album 'Django and Jimmie'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Cleveland.com

    ... sweetest tune is the Haggard-penned "Missing Ol' Johnny Cash,'' featuring "500 Miles Away From Home'' songwriter Bobby Bare on guest vocals. "Alice in Hulaland,'' co-written by Nelson and producer-frequent songwriting partner Buddy Cannon, is a nice ...

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  14. Watch! Willie and Merle's ode to pal Johnny CashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | RTE.ie

    Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard's latest duet album Django and Jimmie is released tomorrow, June 2. Bobby Bare joins the two veterans on the album for a homage to the Man in Black, entitled Missing Ol' Johnny Cash . The album opens with Django and Jimmie , a waltz tribute to the album's title characters, jazz guitarist Reinhardt and Rodgers who was known as The Singing Brakeman.

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  15. Florence & the Machine: "How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful."Read the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | Philly.com

    ... clever and catchy "It's All Going to Pot" and "Missing Ol' Johnny Cash" (with a guest vocal by fellow old-timer Bobby Bare). The vibe throughout is easygoing. Two old friends have fun together on a set that ranges from quiet ballads to the lively ...

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  16. First Listen: Willie Nelson & Merle Haggard, 'Django And Jimmie'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2015 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... "It's All Gone To Pot" and the shaggy-god reminiscence "Missing Ol' Johnny Cash," which also features the great Bobby Bare. There are tender odes like the Beatles -esque "Where Dreams Come To Die," co-written by Nelson and album producer Buddy ...

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  17. Arthur AlexanderRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2015 | Hilobrow

    ... country. Based not in Memphis but in Nashville, he made pure soul statements out of contemporary country hits by Bobby Bare , Jerry Lee Lewis , and Charlie Rich, and crystallized the kinship of black and white ruralities in his 1962 recording of "In ...

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  18. Bobby Bare Jr.Read the original story

    May 6, 2015 | Denver Westword

    Nashville-born Bobby Bare Jr. could easily have gone totally country , but he took a different route. The younger Bare clearly has country in his DNA -- it shows up from time to time in his roots-rock act Bare Jr. and his Young Criminals' Starvation League -- but he leans more toward rock and alt-country.

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  19. Bobby Bare Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | Denver Westword

    Nashville-born Bobby Bare Jr. could easily have gone totally country , but he took a different route. The younger Bare clearly has country in his DNA -- it shows up from time to time in his roots-rock act Bare Jr. and his Young Criminals' Starvation League -- but he leans more toward rock and alt-country.

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  20. Opry debut a big moment for newcomer Michael RayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | 95Q

    ... guitar and singing in his grandpa's band. They played classic country songs from artists like Merle Haggard, Bobby Bare, Porter Waggoner and George Jones. Michael says they also spend a lot of time listening to the Opry on the radio. He says that ...

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