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  1. Colosseum goes country Saturday with Chris StapletonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | The Daily Vidette

    ... Male Vocalist of the Year two years running. His blues-influenced cover of "Tennessee Whiskey" (originally by George Jones) topped the Billboard country charts and is certified platinum as a single. Stapleton is widely respected for returning a ...

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  2. 'Corners' by Dalton Domino Released Today on Lightning Rod RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... singer Jack Ingram. Born in Memphis, Domino was raised on a steady diet of varying musical genres, ranging from George Jones to Elvis Presley and Jerry Lee Lewis. He proudly recalls his grandmother walking around the house singing church hymns. ...

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  3. Annual Dogwood Talent Show Highlights Talent TonightRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2017 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... artists such as Merle Haggard, Willie Nelson and Waylon Jennings. The band also covers traditional artists, George Jones, Hank Williams and Buck Owens. As a new addition to the Orleans Dogwood Festival live entertainment lineup this year rising ...

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  4. Charley Pride Schedules First Studio Album in Six YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | CMT.com

    Country Music Hall of Fame member Charley Pride will release Music in My Heart , his first studio album in more than six years, on July 7. The project was produced by singer-songwriter Billy Yates, whose songwriting credits include "Choices," a 1999 hit for the late George Jones. "My goal was to record the best traditional country album possible," Pride said in announcing the project.

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  5. Flashback: See George Jones Cover Tom T. Hall's 'I'm Not Ready Yet'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2013 | RollingStone

    On the fourth anniversary of the death of George Jones, we look back at his touching performance of a 1980 hit. Four year ago this month, the greatest voice in country music was forever silenced with the death of the inimitable George Jones.

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  6. Mark Chesnutt talks Hag, Waylon and Jones before Crawfish Fest showRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | Sunherald.com

    ... watched it every Saturday. We never missed it. Mommy and Daddy were always playing records by Merle Haggard and George Jones and Conway Twitty - you name them, they were playing them. I was exposed to all of that stuff since I was just a baby. A: ...

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  7. See Charlie Worsham Tell His Truth in "Cut Your Groove"Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2017 | CMT.com

    ... 'OK, I'm not alone in this.' And country music especially, when you start listening to the greats, whether it's George Jones or Merle Haggard, Loretta Lynn, Tammy Wynette, all of their biggest songs were the heavier things that they stood up and ...

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  8. Tammy Wynette's First Lady Acres now on the marketGiven to her by her ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... named her sprawling Nashville estate First Lady Acres. Given to her as a gift from then husband country star George Jones, who she married in 1969, Tammy continued to live in the house until 1992 following their 1975 divorce. Prior to their ...

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  9. Q&A with Katy Daley - Tom MindteRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... would talk about Bill Monroe, so Dad bought some Bill Monroe records. I got to go to Berryville. And he liked George Jones. He liked country, too, so we went to see George Jones and Buck Owens. I don't know what order these were in. Probably George ...

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  10. 27 Outlaws primed for Country & Western Festival debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | The Daily Republic

    ... and making music. Both are fans of traditional country music represented by Johnny Cash, Hank Williams Sr. and George Jones, to name a few. Ford and Huey will be doing some co-writing, Huey said. In June they are doing a show in Fair Oaks. The band ...

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  11. O'Connor Band to bring bluegrass to LowellRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | Home

    When you think of Nashville, a lot of names come to mind. Hank Williams, Johnny Cash, Patsy Cline and George Jones, to name a few.

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  12. Bluegrass aficionados The O'Connor Band signs on for Lowell Summer Music SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | Lowell Sun

    When you think of Nashville, a lot of names come to mind. Hank Williams, Johnny Cash, Patsy Cline and George Jones, to name a few.

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  13. Rockabilly rocks Warren County Memorial LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2017 | Daily Dispatch

    ... number of artists who were influenced by Presley, including Jerry Lee Lewis, Buddy Holly, Charlie Feathers and George Jones. Among the women there were Barbara Pittman, Brenda Lee, Janis Martin and Wanda Jackson. There were also many rockabilly ...

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  14. Redux: North Idaho's radio warRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... rained on their competitor's parade by hanging company banners all over the Spokane Colisuem for the concert by George Jones, Vince Gill and Conway (Hell, Darlin') Twitty. The KDRK posse bushwhacked the banners when the lights went out."

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  15. Hear SoCal Country Rocker Jade Jackson's Spiky 'Good Time Gone'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | RollingStone

    ... finish. as part of its "10 New Country Artists You Need to Know" in February. "Hank Williams, Townes Van Zandt, George Jones and Mike Ness are a few who have done this well." We may use your e-mail address to send you the newsletter and offers that ...

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  16. Dan Harmon and Friends debut with country sounds at My Coffee and the Wine Experience on April 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... father played in a honky-tonk country band in the late 1960s, so he grew up listening to the old Merle Haggard, George Jones and Jim Reeves songs. "Country has always been my passion," Harmon said. "I picked at a guitar at an early age and it's ...

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  17. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | Post Register

    ... Steve Hansen's eclectic collection of guitars signed by famous musicians includes the likes of George Jones, Bo Diddley, Merle Haggard and B.B. King. Many of the mostly country hall-of-famers' signatures have outlived the men and women who signed ...

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  18. Margo Price On Mountain StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2016 | National Public Radio

    ... her great-uncle Bobby Fischer (the legendary Music Row songwriter who penned over 500 songs for artists like George Jones , Conway Twitty and Reba McEntire). Like many with a dream, Price dropped out of college in Illinois to pursue a more musical ...

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  19. Josh Turner sticks to his roots with 'Deep South'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2017 | The Plain Dealer

    ... allow their heroes to grow and evolve; they expect it. Not so with country. That's not a new thing, either. George Jones probably had someone record company exec telling him, "That's a nice song, but it's not 'He Stopped Loving Her Today.' '' Turner ...

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  20. XPN's Gotta Hear Song of the Week: "That's How We're Living" by Jeb Loy NicholsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    Bobby Womack, Al Green, George Jones, The Staple Singers, A Tribe Called Quest and The Sex Pistols. These are the musicians that influenced singer-songwriter Jeb Loy Nichols' career as a musician himself.

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