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  1. SPORT: Achievements celebrated at Penryn College during awards night...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | Falmouth Packet

    ... and Guy Brooks while Maddie Roe and Sam Walker were named winners in Year 7. Former pupils Lewis Webb and George Jones were also part of the celebrations as they discussed their exploits with last season's successful Cornwall rugby team, bringing ...

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  2. Leon Russell weighs in on 1970s documentary 'A Poem Is a Naked Person'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... Andersen, an acclaimed cult figure of the early 1970s; a pre-beard Willie Nelson; and fabled country musicians George Jones, Earl Scruggs, Ernest Tubb, Bill Monroe and Roy Acuff. They became part of Russell's universe when he took on his "Hank ...

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  3. George Jones' Former Nashville-Area Estate SoldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | ACC TOP 40

    ... swimming pool, two barns, a guest house and much more. A few months back, Nancy oversaw the opening of the George Jones Museum on 2nd Avenue in downtown Nashville, which honors the often-colorful life of the Possum. Beyond the exhibits, the facility ...

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  4. Blackballing America's TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | Pravda

    ... associated business network CNBC was on top of matters with an infomercial labeled Johnny Cash, Hank Williams & George Jones which was an apt metaphor as ever existed - three deceased musicians shilling ballads to a dying country . After all, it is ...

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  5. Bradford Lee Folk talks about farming, buying a bar, and the definition of bluegrassRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | Charleston City Paper

    Bradford Lee Folk & the Bluegrass Playboys are a throwback band of sorts. Surrounded by musicians that would make any country music traditionalist proud, Folk's vocals echo past legends: Hank Thompson, Merle Travis, and George Jones all standout as considerable influences in Folk's songs.

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  6. The Lonesome Ballad of Houston's Smilin' Jerry JerichoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | Houston Press

    ... and prolific liner-notes writer Andrew Brown notes in his blog that Jericho was "a star in Texas." But unlike George Jones, Claude Gray, Sleepy LaBeef, and Moon Mullican, among others, Jericho was never able to make a national breakout in spite of ...

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  7. a Q & a and Video Premiere: The Earnest Lovers - 'San Andreas' Fault'Read the original story

    Jul 13, 2015 | Folk Alley

    ... deeper story is made as human as possible, and is thus very inclusive. "She Thinks I Still Care," recorded by George Jones, is a great example of this. So much is left unsaid, but the deeper story is crystal clear. When we write our original tunes, ...

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  8. Gene Watson to perform at EaglenestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Pure, classic country music with Gene Watson and his Farewell Party Band are coming to perform at the Eaglenest, located at 2701 Soco Road in Maggie Valley, at 8 p.m. on July 24. Gene Watson is recognized as one of the leading voices of "real country" music-known as traditional or classic country. Fans of Merle Haggard and George Jones will not want to miss this concert by Gene Watson.

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  9. Leon Russell joins release of Les Blank's 'A Poem Is a Naked Person' documentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... Andersen, an acclaimed cult figure of the early-'70s, a pre-beard Willie Nelson and fabled country musicians George Jones, Earl Scruggs, Ernest Tubb, Bill Monroe and Roy Acuff. They became part of Russell's universe when he took on his "Hank Wilson" ...

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  10. Leon Russell joins release of Les Blank's 'A Poem Is a Naked Person' documentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Andersen, an acclaimed cult figure of the early-'70s, a pre-beard Willie Nelson and fabled country musicians George Jones, Earl Scruggs, Ernest Tubb, Bill Monroe and Roy Acuff. They became part of Russell's universe when he took on his "Hank Wilson" ...

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  11. Inside Don Henley's Country-Rock HomecomingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | RollingStone

    When Don Henley was a boy growing up in rural Texas, he used to listen to country greats like Hank Williams and George Jones on the legendary Louisiana Hayride radio show. For Cass County, his first solo album in 15 years, Henley went back to those roots, recording in Nashville with singing partners like Mick Jagger, Merle Haggard, Dolly Parton, Miranda Lambert and Alison Krauss.

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  12. First Listen: Alan Jackson, 'Angels And Alcohol'Read the original story

    Jul 8, 2015 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... Tom Sawyer and Jack Kerouac before the smell of coffee brewing wakes him to the domestic life he prefers. The George Jones -inspired "I Leave A Light On" describes how a vigil for lost romance can become almost religious, while the sorrowful title ...

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  13. Les Blank's 1974 'A Poem' documentary focuses on soulful, eccentric Leon RussellRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Texas, and Anaheim, as well as his then-new studio by a lake outside of Tulsa. (Singing visitors include George Jones and Eric Anderson.) By turns ornery and philosophical, Russell is sideman to his director's carnival ethos, which might be what ...

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  14. Kevin Cuneo: George Jones' concert on cable TV a winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | Erie Times News

    ... so he was always dreaming up new ideas to bring in some cash. In 2007, for instance, he founded what he called "George Jones University," to share his knowledge of the country music industry with interested students. Jones planned to charge $300 per ...

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  15. Poem' arrives 40 years too lateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | SFGate

    ... friends show up who aren't famous anymore, and nothing here will make you question the verdict of history. But George Jones , still in his drinking days, has a solo that's a highlight. Mostly the movie's appeal is that it shows you what human beings ...

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  16. Hear Jason James Eerily Channel Jones, Paycheck on 'Drinkin' More'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | RollingStone

    It wouldn't be out of line to lump in Jason James' "I've Been Drinkin' More" with such country drinking staples as Gary Stewart 's "She's Acting Single ," Johnny Paycheck's "I Can't Quit Drinking" and George Jones ' "If Drinkin' Don't Kill Me ." And for good reason: The 30-year-old Texas singer-songwriter cites all three of those artists as key influences on his brand of heartbreaking barroom country.

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  17. Exclusive Video Premiere: "Ghost Town" by Sam OutlawRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | Southern Living

    ... that classic early Nashville sound from when I first fell in love with good country music in my early 20s like George Jones and Emmylou Harris, people from the South. The other part that goes into that genre is the Baja sound and the Mariachi ...

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  18. Holding Country Airplay's Top Spot Again, Blake...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | Billboard

    Cheers to Blake Shelton 's "Sangria," which holds the No. 1 spot for a second week on Billboard's Country Airplay chart .

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  19. Flashback: See Alan Jackson Rock 'Jukebox' With George JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | RollingStone

    ... and told the story of a "heartbroke hillbilly" who needed to hear some sad country songs - like those sung by George Jones - and not the upbeat rock music of, say, the Rolling Stones . According to Jackson, his bass player uttered the famous hook ...

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  20. Singing like Dolly: Local girl loves classic country, takes her talent to TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... Wall's mother, Holly Wall, said her daughter isn't into boy bands. She likes classic country Parton, George Jones and Kenny Rogers. "And Randy Travis," the 11-year-old said. "(His song) 'I Told You So' came on the radio last night." In May, she ...

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