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  1. Flashback: Watch Patsy Cline 'Fall to Pieces' in Final TV AppearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | RollingStone

    Fifty-two years ago today, a plane carrying one of country's most famous voices, Patsy Cline, crashed in the woods near Camden, Tennessee, killing everyone onboard. Cline was on her way home from Kansas City, Kansas, where she'd played a benefit show - ironically, to raise money for the family of radio DJ "Cactus Jack" Call, who'd died in a car crash three months earlier - with help from George Jones , Cowboy Copas, Hawkshaw Hawkins and other Grand Ole Opry members.


  2. Loose Wires: Huntsville entertainment notes, news and ticket infoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... up. Tickets are $22 via PayPal . When was the last time you went to hear a DJ and they spun country gems like George Jones' "The Race is On"? Or Waylon Jennings? Or Johnny Cash? That's exactly what DJ Tan-A-Hide, aka Matt Sutterer, is doing ...


  3. The Last Windrow: Brew pubs6 sec agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... them hitting the pocket seemed to go with these places. Sometimes a jukebox would be playing a Hank Williams or George Jones tune in the background. One could get used to going to a place like that if they were interested. Today's beer crowd has ...


  4. The Playlist: The Race is OnRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 | Texas Tribune

    ... two reporters to the political beat, so we're kicking off our playlist of the week's news with two songs: George Jones singing "The Race Is On" and Marvin Gaye 's "Flyin' High (In The Friendly Sky)." , a free program. But even without it, you can ...


  5. Playwright David Hare issues a call to arms - againRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Watford Observer

    ... eerily silent in what he describes as "this awful quiescence." In the play, David argues through the medium of George Jones, the fictional party leader, that the Labour Party has an in-built disadvantage compared with its Conservative opponents, a ...


  6. Get ready to crank it up to 11: Tyler Record & CD Expo SaturdayRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... at the Magnuson Hotel, 3310 Troup Highway, organizers said. Last year, about 800 attended the inaugural expo. George Jones, the event's promoter, said he hopes that twice as many will attend this year. Vinyl is growing in popularity, especially ...


  7. Robert Ellis is country music's non-conforming traditionalistRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 |

    ... embraces several musical dichotomies. He sings with rich southern drawl that recalls musical influences like George Jones, Merle Haggard, and Danny O'Keefe, but his speaking voice bares only the slightest hint of a Texas accent. The sound of his ...


  8. 'The Voice' 8: Premiere sees West Virginia 'anomaly' standout in Blind AuditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 |

    Cody Wickline from Beckley, West Virginia, performs George Jones' classic "He Stopped Loving Her Today" on the Season 8 premiere of "The Voice" in the Blind Auditions round. Result: A four-chair turnaround.


  9. Arrangements for Monroe FieldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... a two year stint with Bill Monroe. A number of his songs were successfully recorded by country artists like George Jones, Lacy J. Dalton, Melba Montgomery, John Anderson and Aaron Tippin. John had served as primary author and editor for The ...


  10. Bluegrass at FivepointvilleRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2015 | The Ephrata Review

    ... Mac Martin, Bill Monroe, and The Stanleys, as well as old-time music and traditional country music. Danny lists George Jones and Vern Gosdin as major influences in his singing. There are requested donations per person of $15 for adults with a lower ...


  11. 'The Voice' recap: The Blind Auditions PremiereRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... ent Blake takes a more laid-back approach with this humble guy, telling Cody he heard more Merle Haggard in his George Jones cover, the other three


  12. The Voice: Yes, seriously, it's already backRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    ... Her Today." Does it seem like he's singing through clenched teeth? What is that? No? Is he trying to imitate George Jones? Four chair spins. Not exactly sure why. Team Blake. Treeva Gibson: "Young and Beautiful." Now we're getting somewhere. I like ...


  13. The coaches from 'The Voice' Season 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Access Hollywood

    ... Ignore those two." Who He Picked: Christina Contestant: Cody Wickline, 20 Song: "He Stopped Loving Her Today" (George Jones) Who Turned: Everyone Best Comment From A Coach: "I went to the CMT Awards twice. I think that all four of us would just love ...


  14. Showcase providing outlet for songwriters in northwest AlaRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... established artists like Earl "Peanutt" Montgomery, who wrote numerous hits for the late country music legend George Jones and other country artists. "Not only do local guys get a shot at being on his stage, but he also uses what I think are the ...


  15. The Voice Judges: Blake Shelton, Christina Aguilera, Pharrell Williams and Adam LevineRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Billboard

    ... in 2010 exposed a gritty, blues side to her voice; and a 20-year-old West Virginian delivers a performance of a George Jones song that Levine calls the best country performance in Voice audition history. As it sets out on its eighth season, here are ...


  16. Toby Keith Will Join the Songwriters Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Country Weekly

    ... Songwriters Hall of Fame with Toby will be Bobby Braddock, who helped write "He Stopped Loving Her Today" for George Jones, "Golden Ring" for George and Tammy Wynette, and Tammy's "D-I-V-O-R-C-E," among many others, as well as produced Blake ...


  17. How Jason Aldean became a broRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Nashville Scene

    ... The lyric is about a guy who's chillin' and reminiscin' on a dirt road, drinking a beer and listenin' to George Jones, while the song has a more distinguishable Staind influence than Possum influence. But again, that's not what the song is really ...


  18. Grateful Dead members, Cyndi Lauper, Toby Keith join Songwriters Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... Gala is sure to be unforgettable." Braddock wrote 13 No. 1 singles, including Tammy Wynette's "D.I.V.O.R.C.E.," George Jones and Wynette's "Golden Ring" and Terry Lawrence's "Time Marches On." He also wrote Keith's 2001 hit "I Wanna Talk About Me." ...


  19. Jim Lauderdale's unbroken heartRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    ... record label. His "thing" is his ability to write hit songs for folks such as George Strait, the Dixie Chicks, George Jones, and Patty Loveless, but his inability to establish himself as a major mainstream country artist. The issue has been dubbed ...


  20. Toby Keith Delivers 'Pick-Up Lines' on Summer TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | RollingStone

    ... Annual Induction and Awards Dinner. Keith will be inducted alongside writers like Bobby Braddock (who wrote George Jones' "He Stopped Loving Her Today" ), Cyndi Lauper, and Robert Hunter and Jerry Garcia. The ceremony will be held June 18th in New ...