George Jones Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Britain facing leadership voidRead the original story

    Jul 4, 2016 | Journal Gazette

    ... talks with EU leaders. "His future relies on other people supporting him and asking him to do something," said George Jones, government professor emeritus at the London School of Economics. "He goes out on a high as the man who caused this." On top ...


  2. Blake Shelton masters the banter, builds on star power during Summerfest setRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2016 | OnMilwaukee

    ... on a drink of supposedly some type of alcohol from a black BS embossed cup. "Some Beach," led into "Ol Red" by George Jones before talking to the guys in the audience about how not to use that Jones tune to win over their women rather embrace his ...


  3. Blake Shelton turns up the charm at Marcus AmphitheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... guys who attempted to make moves on their dates during a cover of outlaw tune "Ol' Red," first recorded by George Jones. The charm and humor was a critical part of Shelton's mission to "win the Summerfest race," suggesting that a festival with so ...


  4. Sister - Single - Brad PaisleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | Watersblogged

    ... to his forefathers -- when he reached the top of the charts, he still found space for Little Jimmy Dickens and George Jones in his videos -- but pushing the music forward into the new millennium, expanding its sonic and thematic possibilities. This ...


  5. 'Voice' contestant Jake Worthington to play Schroeder Hall 6 hours from nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... Worthington's soulful baritone hints at a style built from authentic country singers, such as Wesley Dennis, George Jones and Merle Haggard. In an era of country music filled with glitz and glamor, Worthington said he wants to return to country ...


  6. 'Fargo' Star Patrick Wilson: "I've never played someone as...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | Daily Actor

    "I listened to country all across the map. George Jones. There's just a feeling that I get from country music.


  7. Dive Deep Into Eric Church's "Record Year"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 |

    ... at the music mentioned in Church's summer smash. Church is referring to two of country's most famous Texans, George Jones and Waylon Jennings . After breaking out with "White Lightning" - a song written by the Big Bopper , J.P. Richardson - Jones's ...


  8. Elizabeth Cook Breaks Through Past Demons On Brilliant 'Exodus of Venus'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Houston Press

    Many of country music's legendary artists Hank Williams, Johnny Cash, George Jones, Loretta Lynn, Waylon Jennings and on down the line have used the hard times and hard luck present in their own lives as a crucible to create great music.


  9. See Hayes Carll, John Doe's Moving Merle Haggard CoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | RollingStone

    ... Powers, along with Gary Church and Tex Whitson, the song was covered by Haggard in 1981. Two years later, George Jones took it to Number One. Doe and Carll, while emulating the sweet spirit of the original versions, add mournful vocal touches that ...


  10. Concert review | Jim Lauderdale: Singer-songwriter lets his work shineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... drained or his inspiration lagged and the ways he used to bargain more music for a little bribe: "No Patron, no George Jones; no crystal meth, no more Megadeth; no spliff, no Taylor Swift." But he also sang of ache and loss, quite profoundly in "I ...


  11. Cody Canada and Departed roll into Charlie B'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... hange, not necessarily for the worse or the better. It just started to change. We have like Johnny Paycheck and George Jones and songs he wants to honor his grandmother with."


  12. Shortlist album reviews: Mourn, Jeff Jensen, Gordon Lightfoot, Chris Cody, Tom OdellRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Canberra Times

    ... 77, stretches way back to the mid 1960s. He started out crooning in a country-politan style, a sort of Canadian George Jones, typified here by It's Too Late, He Wins , a real tears-in-yer-beer weepie. That didn't last long. This 88-track (including ...


  13. Songwriter Freddy Powers Dead at 84Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 |

    Freddy Dale Powers , the jazz-country artist and songwriter whose compositions enriched the charts and repertoires of Willie Nelson , Merle Haggard and George Jones , among others, died Tuesday , reportedly of complications from Parkinson's Disease. He was 84. Born in Oklahoma and raised in Seminole, Texas, Powers began his career playing in a family band.


  14. Rewinding the Country Charts: In 1996, Tracy Lawrence Marched to No. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Billboard

    ... to the 2000s, starting with Tammy Wynette's "D-I-V-O-R-C-E" in 1968. Other leaders on his songwriting resume: George Jones' iconic "He Stopped Loving Her Today" (1980), Toby Keith's "I Wanna Talk About Me" (2001) and Billy Currington's "People Are ...


  15. The Avett Brothers Turned Gexa Into a Country Hoedown Saturday NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Dallas Observer

    ... of "Laundry Room" came out sweet and soft, before the band got back to business. The whole band belted out George Jones' "The Race is On" and their new album's title track, before reveling in the controlled chaos of Dashboard Confessional drummer ...


  16. California Sunrise - Jon PardiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2016 | Watersblogged

    ... part to his grandmother's country karaoke machine. Falling under the spell of traditional country artists like George Jones and George Strait, and with a special affinity for Hank Williams Jr., Pardi was playing guitar as a child, and was only seven ...


  17. Your responses: Saddest songs in country music historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Alabama Live

    ... Facebook page and to me personally. We went with the video of Gill and Patty Loveless singing the song at the George Jones tribute at the Grand Ole Opry. It's probably one of the most emotional moments on that hallowed stage, and the country great ...


  18. Hear Elvis' Rare 'She Thinks I Still Care' From Last SessionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | RollingStone

    ... is an outtake of one of the first tunes the singer recorded in the Jungle Room, "She Thinks I Still Care." George Jones had made the Dickie Lee-penned cut a country chart topper in 1962, and Connie Francis and Anne Murray both recorded subsequent ...


  19. Exclusive: Luke Bell Premiers New Self-Titled AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Southern Living

    From Robert Ellis to Margo Price, many of Nashville's current voices are channeling and reinterpreting a collective fascination with those of the past - Loretta Lynn, Hank Williams, George Jones. But, Luke Bell has grabbed ahold of the throwback country dial and turned it all the way to 11 with his big, well-deep baritone and traditional arrangements that sound like they've been out all night at a honky tonk and haven't bothered to clean up.


  20. Bonnaroo 2016: 5 Best Country and Americana MomentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | RollingStone

    ... when you can make make up mini-verses about each musician, then segue the whole thing into your cover of George Jones' "Tennessee Whiskey"? Best Guitar Heroes: Jason Isbell and Sadler Vaden Jason Isbell has been swapping guitar solos with his ...