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  1. Bonnie Hearne, fixture of New Mexico's folk and country scene, dies at age 71Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | The Westerner

    ... The Hearnes have appeared on albums with such musical greats as Nanci Griffith, Lyle Lovett, Jerry Jeff Walker, Buck Owens and Emmylou Harris. Lovett once opened a show for the Hearnes. Born in Corsicana, Texas, east of Dallas, Bonnie Hearne had ...


  2. Hotbox Harry at BarmelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | Monterey County Weekly

    The band that brings the Monterey Peninsula classic country, rockabilly, and old school rock 'n' roll jams into Carmel for two hours of danceable ditties. David , Howe , Magnus , Mike , Tara , Jaimeson , Tracy and Wally cover songs of love and loss that Hotbox Harry taught them-from Gram Parsons to Patsy Cline, Buck Owens to Elvis.


  3. Visit Friendly Bakersfield, the Southern Gateway To The Central ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | Vogel Talks RVing

    ... the musical eminence that would define this town. It was the area's first national hit. Right around this time, Buck Owens strapped on that Telecaster. He started out as the lead guitarist for Bill Woods' Orange Blossom Playboys, the house band at a ...


  4. Country icon Marty Stuart brings Fabulous Superlatives to Bay AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 8 | San Jose Mercury News

    Growing up in Mississippi in the 1960s, Marty Stuart dreamed of lighting out for the West, seduced by the honky tonk Bakersfield sound of Buck Owens and Marty Robbins' cowboy crooning. A prodigy on mandolin and an accomplished guitarist by his early teens, Stuart finished high school on the road as a touring musician.


  5. Playlist: What's Margo Price listening to?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 5 | USA Today

    ... I listened to this while mopping floors at many of my dead-end jobs. Cigareets, Whuskey and Wild, Wild Women , Buck Owens A classic tale of not knowing what you have till it's gone. I've sung this song for years. It's sad, but it always makes me ...


  6. Flashback: Hear Roger Miller's Soulful Cover of the Beatles' 'Yesterday'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 2 | RollingStone

    ... Starr's vocal version of "Act Naturally," a Johnny Russell-penned tune known to country fans as a 1963 hit for Buck Owens. Miller's increasing popularity, his singular wit and the quality of his songwriting not only earned him an astounding 11 ...


  7. Ranch Radio Song of the DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | The Westerner

    Buck Owens - Santa's Gonna Come In A Stagecoach is from his 1965 LP Christmas With Buck Owens & His Buckaroos.


  8. This week in country music: 1963 Buck OwensRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | KFVS12

    ... the top spot was a song that let everyone know the Bakersfield Sound was here to stay. Love's Gonna Live Here by Buck Owens spent an amazing 16 weeks at number one. After it's lengthy run at the top of the chart, no other song would spend more than ...


  9. Prolific Nashville singer-songwriter Jim Lauderdale shares his love...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | Chicago Reader

    ... to the pop sounds of Great Britain, summoning a Beatlesque flair on "No Right Way to Be Wrong" while evoking both Buck Owens and Ray Charles. Elsewhere, he delves into suave supper-club crooning, such as on the string-laden ballad "I Love You More," ...


  10. Baja Bugs got together in '89 for a friend's weddingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2017 | San Diego Reader

    ... won't mention any names, but, "There are some [wannabe Ringos] who sing 'Act Naturally' and sound more like Buck Owens, and they can't get Ringo's drum patterns right.... The guitar riff in 'And Your Bird Can Sing' is really hard and I've seen some ...


  11. J.R. Jones is a producer and songwriter in Nashville. His television...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... that make up the Music City Slickers have many accomplishments among them. Taylor was at one time a drummer for Buck Owens and the Buckaroos who appeared on the hit TV show Hee Haw. Dunbar is the bandleader and bass player for the Nashville Cowboy ...


  12. Craig Campbell to perform at Crystal PalaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | TurnTo23.com

    Country star Craig Campbell will be performing at Buck Owens' Crystal Palace on Thursday November 16, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.


  13. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | 102.9 The New W4 Country

    ... eorgia Line - 18 weeks (2016) 4. "Die a Happy Man" - Thomas Rhett 17 weeks - (2015) 5. "Love's Gonna Live Here" - Buck Owens - 16 weeks (1963)


  14. Irish Steel Guitar Festival, Dublin, 14-15 Oct. 2017Read the original story

    Oct 10, 2017 | The Bluegrass Ireland Blog

    ... Ireland, and mainland Europe, with the headline act Jay Dee Maness , from the USA. Jay Dee Maness has played with Buck Owens, Glen Campbell, Merle Haggard , and the Desert Rose Band , which included bluegrass musicians Herb Pedersen and Chris ...


  15. Logan Mize Signs with United Talent Agency and Joins Cam on TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... for crafting and evolving the legendary Bakersfield sound, which included musical pioneers Merle Haggard and Buck Owens. The fast rising country artist released his most successful project to date, Come Back Road, this summer with a Top 20 debut on ...


  16. Emmylou Harris' 10 Best Songs: Critic's PicksRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | Billboard

    ... in "Kornfield Kounty," as the co-host of Hee Haw , many in the business has lost sight of what a great artist Buck Owens had been in the 1960s and early 1970s, knowing him as the man who wore his overalls backward. However, Emmylou Harris was not ...


  17. Feller and Hill's "Brothers And Heroes" Available NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | Cybergrass

    ... Combining their love for traditional bluegrass and classic country music, their music falls somewhere between Buck Owens and the Osborne Brothers. Hallmarked by tight harmonies and great songs, Feller and Hill have had some of the biggest bluegrass ...


  18. Love Your Local Band: Poorhouse MillionairesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | Metro Santa Cruz

    ... through a variety of American flavors like rock, funk, folk and early rockabilly. They draw inspiration from Buck Owens and Tommy Castro, the Woods Brothers and even Frank Zappa, who Matthews played on his pirate radio show while living in Arcata ...


  19. Eddie Low brings a taste of countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | Dominion Post

    ... to country music mid-career and went on to perform and tour with the best, including Johnny Cash, Charlie Pride, Buck Owens, Tom T Hall and Kenny Rogers. The partially sighted Low is a multi-instrumentalist and a top song writer whose compositions ...


  20. The badass beardos in ZZ Top impress at Mystic LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | City Pages

    ... Jimi Hendrix's "Foxy Lady" kicked off a set of mostly covers that included country numbers "Sixteen Tons" and Buck Owens' "Act Naturally." For the latter, Gibbons invited a stage hand to guest on steel guitar, saying, "He plays it like nobody's ...