George Jones Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Alan Jackson's new song 'Angels and Alcohol' debuts at no. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Fox News

    ... " singer. This project includes tracks that are inspired by his father , as well as cuts that keep the late George Jones' legacy alive . No matter where the album was drawn from, it's easy to see that this fifteenth record will make all those ...


  2. Interview: Robert Gordon and Morgan Neville Talk Best of EnemiesRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2015 |

    ... you helmed several other documentaries together, including 'Johnny Cash's America and 'Shakespeare Was a Big George Jones Fan: Cowboy Jack Clement's Home Movies.' Why did you both decide to shift from making musical documentaries to a political one, ...


  3. Musicians Against Childhood Cancer: Guest more attuned to the Nashville soundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... top, it will give him a fine start, as will his natural ability and his influences, which land midway between George Jones and Merle Haggard, and likely include Dwight Yoakam. The singer displayed country's continuity with classic bluegrass themes, ...


  4. Randall King talks recording new album, performing at Blue LightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... Bowen made him question that path. In Amarillo, King was already listening to performers such as Hank Williams, George Jones, Merle Haggard, George Strait and Eric Church. And he began writing original music. "I realized how much it wasn't for me ...


  5. Jason Isbell photographed in 2015.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Billboard

    ... same timeless feel as a song like Willie & Merle 's "Reasons to Quit" (though it's never as much of a downer as George Jones ' "If Drinking Don't Kill Me"). "The hammer needs a nail/And the poor man's up for sale," sings Isbell's blue-collar ...


  6. Stray Cats - Live at RockpalastRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2015 | Ink 19

    ... is a highlight of the 1983 show. But the real show-stealers for me were the covers on that show, including the George Jones hit "The Race Is On" and the Buddy Holly classic "Oh Boy." The Crickets would definitely be proud. The concert footage is ...


  7. Dale Watson reclaims country music from the brosRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 |

    ... genre evolving by turning it into something else. It evolves naturally. My dad's influences turned into mine. George Jones and Merle Haggard and Ray Price and Bob Wills. And then ones that were on the radio, Gary Stewart and Conway Twitty. That's ...


  8. Cops: Man did a George Jones, drove mower on roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | KBMT

    Just like Jones considered by most fellow artists and many fans to have been the greatest country singer of all time 25-year-old Milton resident Tyler Anspach rode a mower along a local highway, according to state police. Actually, some of details are different.


  9. Re-boot the party: Merritt's a country town againRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 |

    ... Mountain Music). He has shared the stage with such legends as Johnny Cash, Merle Haggard, Kenny Rogers and George Jones. This year's lineup includes Lady Antebellum, Big and Rich with Cowboy Troy, Dierks Bentley, the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band and B.C. ...


  10. John Mellencamp rocks like a legend shouldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | The Oregonian

    ... everybody forward at the big moments. Have them come out first and play you on, the way Merle Haggard and George Jones did it. Start with a couple of your strongest new tunes that show you're still relevant, mix in a few hits early on, end with a ...


  11. Miranda Lambert & Blake Shelton: Revisit Their Best...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Billboard

    Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton perform during Playin' Possum! The Final No Show Tribute To George Jones - Show at Bridgestone Arena on Nov. 22, 2013 in Nashville, Tennessee. A country music power couple is calling it quits.


  12. Joe Nichols Proves Traditional Country Music Still Has a Place on the RadioRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | LA Weekly

    ... sales are paramount, Nichols is aware that his brand of storytelling, based on admiration for greats like George Jones and Dolly Parton, may not be fully in line with the pop-skewing stuff that currently dominates country radio. But rather than ...


  13. Les Blank's Lost Leon Russell Doc Is One of the Great Portraits of '70s WeirdnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Broward-Palm Beach

    ... to superb performances of "Goodnight Irene," "Roll in My Sweet Baby's Arms," and a pair of Hank Williams songs. George Jones turns up early, to be gaped at by the Russell crew but also to give you the whiskeyA shivers when he sings "Take Me"; later, ...


  14. George Jones charts with White Lightning MoonshineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | Lebanon Democrat

    The George Jones White Lightning signature brand of moonshine received highest honors in the 2015 Spirit International Prestige Awards. George Jones White Lightning Apple Pie took home a platinum medal for unaged flavor infused whiskey or moonshine.


  15. Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert calling it quits, divorcing after 4 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    In this Nov. 22, 2013 file photo, Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton perform at the George Jones Tribute - Playin' Possum: The Final No Show in Nashville, Tenn. Shelton and Lambert announced their divorce after four years of marriage.


  16. Country couple Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert announce divorce after 4 years of marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | 680News

    Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton performing at the George Jones Tribute Concert ''Playin' Possum: The Final No Show'' in Nashville on Nov. 22. 2013. Ryan Pavlov/AdMedia/KEYSTONE Press After years of tabloid gossip, country music's top couple Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert announced their divorce after four years of marriage.


  17. Alan Jackson Talks About the 'Angels and Alcohol' Song Inspired by His FatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | KUAD-FM Windsor

    ... from his life and career. The Alan Jackson Takeover has also included a cool contest, plus video explaining how George Jones inspired his recent tour. See all the takeover content here , and look for Angels and Alcohol in stores and digital ...


  18. Alan Jackson Shares George Jones' Last LetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | KUAD-FM Windsor

    Not long before he died, George Jones penned a final letter to Alan Jackson . He was asking for a favor, one the younger country singer was likely happy to fulfill.


  19. Alan Jackson still lives the honky-tonk dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | USA Today

    ... In 1999 Jackson was slated to perform at the CMA Awards. At the same time, one of Jackson's musical heroes, George Jones, was told that his time to sing his single "Choices" had been cut. Jones then decided he would not perform at all during the ...


  20. Precision Medicine Task Force meets - AARP wants broadband for...Read the original story

    Jul 17, 2015 | Politico

    ... health needs #OutsideIn Welcome to Friday morning eHealth, where today inspires your scribe to share this 1992 George Jones classic: . Enjoy the weekend, folks. Don't forget to send news, tips, compliments and complaints to ...