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  1. Cracker - Berkeley to BakersfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Something Else! Reviews

    ... course, Cracker always stood with a foot in each one of these California music beds, blending the dusty whine of Buck Owens with the punky attitude of the East Bay area. But their radio songs didn't necessarily underscore that tendency, and ...

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  2. Sturgill SimpsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Salt Lake City Weekly

    Since the release of his brilliant and mystifying second solo album, Metamodern Sounds in Country Music , in May, Simpson has been held on high as the new badass icon of outlaw country, a burly-voiced songwriter who eschews tailgates and spring break for deep thinking. Over classic honky-tonk shuffles more Buck Owens than Brad Paisley, he sings about mind-altering psychedelics and reptile aliens on "Turtles All the Way Down," and name-checks transmigration and the Tibetan bardos in the two-step trot of "Just Let Go."

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  3. CD Reviews: 'The Hunger Games' Soundtrack; Sam Hunt; Mountain Faith; David Cieri and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... Summer McMahan turns the classic lost-love equation upside down as she sings an uplifting refrain of moving on. Buck Owens' "My Heart Skips a Beat" becomes a quick-picking romp, while the passionate vocal pleas of lifelong affection in "Each Passing ...

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  4. Cracker plays Skipper's SmokehouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    ... Bay area, while Bakersfield is renowned for its own iconic twangy country music popularized, most famously, by Buck Owens and Merle Haggard in the '60s and '70s. Yet despite these differences, they are both elements that Cracker's two cofounders, ...

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  5. Arbor Wealth: Abenomics, Reagonomics, and Buck OwensRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Walton Sun

    If your first two cards total 11 when playing blackjack, do you double down? Well, I've never participated in a card game for money. But I know an auspicious bet when I see one.

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  6. Mornings with SkeeterRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Country Legends 106.9 Topeka, Kansas

    ... knew them! My radio career took me from Fresno to Bakersfield (where I worked at a station owned by the legendary Buck Owens). I later moved to Nashville, Tennessee, to try my luck at becoming a studio or road drummer. While in the Music City, I ...

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  7. Abenomics, Reaganomics and Buck OwensRead the original story

    Friday Nov 14 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    If your first two cards total 11 when playing blackjack, do you double down? Well, I've never participated in a card game for money.

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  8. The Merle, Marty & Willie PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... of the program got off to an inauspicious start with vocalist Doug Colosio fronting the Strangers on a couple of Buck Owens tunes that were almost universally ignored. Introduced by Stuart as "the poet of the common man," Haggard, 77, immediately ...

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  9. The Roys Bring the Holidays Home with "Bluegrass Kinda Christmas"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Clarksville Online

    ... The pair never shies away from fun and they excel on the upbeat classics "Santa Looked Like A Lot Like Daddy" (Buck Owens/Don Rich) and "Christmas Times A Comin' " (Tex Logan). The busy Bluegrassers are already feeling the spirit of the season; on ...

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  10. The Roys Bring Holidays Home with 'Bluegrass Kinda Christmas'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Cybergrass

    ... The pair never shies away from fun and they excel on the upbeat classics "Santa Looked Like A Lot Like Daddy" (Buck Owens/Don Rich) and "Christmas Times A Comin' " (Tex Logan). The busy Bluegrassers are already feeling the spirit of the season; on ...

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  11. Mavericks front man: 'People can expect anything"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 7 | Pocono Record

    ... things and have a lot of influences in the music. If it sounds good to us, it's good enough. You could easily say Buck Owens, Patsy Cline, Elvis Presley, Roy Orbison, Frank Sinatra, and that doesn't even touch on the Latin artists we listened to for ...

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  12. Don & Dwight on the same nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 7 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... Yoakam's show at the famous outdoor honky tonk was squealing with feedback from the start. He takes his cues from Buck Owens, Flaco Jimenez and Brit pop. Williams opened his 18-song set with "Good Ole Boy," a nostalgic lament about boyhood days and ...

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  13. Sauro: Gill highlights state's country historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | RecordNET

    ... Vince Gill and Paul Franklin's faithful ode to California country music's heritage and the songs of Buck Owens and Merle Haggard, didn't win a Country Music Association award Wednesday night in Nashville. No, the “musical event of the ...

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  14. Country duo set for an 'old-school' country-music jam sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | RecordNET

    ... do it in front of people who 'get it'.” Franklin and Gill - their “Bakersfield” tribute to Buck Owens and Merle Haggard was nominated as “musical event of the year” during Wednesday's Country Music Association ...

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  15. Cory Branan at 1884 SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | The Memphis Flyer

    ... This view tends to conveniently overlook that country was always trying to have pop appeal from Patsy Cline and Buck Owens. Fortunately pop music was in a better state back then. Today you cross over and right off the cliff. I signed with Bloodshot ...

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  16. Friday Night Highlight Series: Delilah DeWylde and the Lost BoysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    Mixing their own self-penned songs with vintage country/honky tonk hits, rockabilly favorites, and surf gems by such artists as Hank Williams Sr., Johnny Cash, Wanda Jackson, Buck Owens, Gene Vincent, and Dick Dale, Delilah and the Lost Boys come out on stage looking and sounding like a step back in time.

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  17. Lee Ann Womack on Five Albums for the RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | Wall Street Journal

    ... and time, the way looking at a painting does. He's like a Southern novelist-rich in imagery and storytelling. Buck Owens, "Carnegie Hall Concert" (1966) // Buck was a singer-guitarist who helped pioneer the Bakersfield sound in the late '50s.... In ...

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  18. A Sal-ute to Hee Haw and the Residents of Kornfield KountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | Country Weekly

    ... this business, you're interested in everything. A lot of it never happens." But Hee Haw did. With Roy and co-host Buck Owens on board, Hee Haw premiered on June 15, 1969, and eventually secured a place in television history. The show kicked off as a ...

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  19. Melissa Etheridge on Karaoke, Her First Concert and Hitting the Road: ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | ETonline

    ... might not know that Melissa actually got her start playing country music. Among her earliest inspirations was Buck Owens , who performed at the first concert she ever attended. "He was an excellent performer, actually," she recalled. "He's quite a ...

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  20. Flashback: Brad Paisley Delivers a Moving CMA Awards SpeechRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | RollingStone

    ... first introducing him to country music and the guitar. "Tonight, for me, is about my grandfather, a man who loved Buck Owens, Johnny Cash . He said, 'I want you to learn to play guitar. This is going to get you through lonely times. And you'll never ...

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