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  1. Denny Strickland Releases Acoustic Video for "Run"Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | ACC TOP 40

    Denny Strickland has releases an acoustic video of the George Strait classic, "Run". The video is part of THE DIVE SESSIONS: three classic Country covers that Denny filmed with the guidance of producer/director Brian Harstine at a popular Nashville "dive bar" called Springwater.


  2. America to choose George Strait or Alan Jackson to sing hot new country songRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 |

    How do you pick the right singer to sing your new country and western song? You ask America to vote on it, of course. That's why Jay Schorr announced on Thursday, Aug. 27 he's asking America to choose which country star they want to record his new song, " I Need A Slow Dance With A Fas Woman Tonight " - George Strait or Alan Jackson .


  3. Lone Star Cowboy Church of Collin County in Nevada celebrates 5-year anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Dallas Morning News

    ... prop sits near the stage. An 11-piece band, which includes a pedal steel guitar player, strums tunes such as George Strait's "I Found Jesus on the Jailhouse Floor" and Randy Travis' "Three Wooden Crosses." "I've never gone into church before and ...


  4. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | WDRM-FM Hutsville

    George Strait The Cowboy Rides Away: Live From AT&T Stadium will be available on on DVD and other digital formats on August 28th. It features guest stars Jason Aldean, Ray Benson, Kenny Chesney, Eric Church, Sheryl Crow, Vince Gill, Faith Hill, Alan Jackson, Miranda Lambert, Martina McBride and George "Bubba" Strait Junior.


  5. Kyle Park Shares 'What Goes Around Comes Around' - Exclusive Acoustic VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Guitar World

    ... The Blue Roof Sessions on October 23 via Thirty Tigers. Drawing from a dynamic mix of styles and influences (George Strait, Chris LeDoux, Clint Black, Johnny Cash, Merle Haggard), the invigorated Park has added a jolt of rock 'n roll intensity to ...


  6. Ticket Down Slashes Ticket...Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Digital Game Developer

    ... the soccer matches, football games, and numerous concerts featuring Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, George Strait, Bon Jovi, Paul McCartney and Kenny Chesney. One Direction could possibly break Paul McCartney's record attendance at Miller ...


  7. George Strait's farewell tour finale hits DVDRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 |

    ... Vudu unless otherwise noted. "The Cowboy Rides Away: Live at AT&T Stadium": This film of the final concert on George Strait's two-year farewell tour isn't "The Last Waltz." It's probably not much different than what was shown on the colossal video ...


  8. Broadway Does Country Set for 54 Below, 10/11Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 |

    David Andrews Rogers is the musical director, and the vocalists are backed by a five-piece country band. Attendees can expect to hear songs by Reba McEntire , Dolly Parton , Loretta Lynn , Patsy Cline, Alan Jackson , Mark Chestnutt, Carrie Underwood , George Strait and Dixie Chicks, among others.


  9. Switch partners: Dirt under Broken Spoke dance hall has new owner after big apartment dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Business Journal

    ... to extinction. The dance hall has hosted some of the most famous names in country music from Willie Nelson to George Strait . It's still a favorite among newer country western performers such as Weldon Henson. Lincoln Property Co. had been handling ...


  10. Jamey Johnson at College Street Music HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Country 92.5 FM

    ... to Hank Cochran paired him with Willie Nelson, Alison Krauss, Emmylou Harris, Ray Price, Elvis Costello, George Strait, Vince Gill and Merle Haggard. In 2013, the Nashville Scene's 13th annual Country Music Critics' Poll named it the year's best ...


  11. A gritty Chris Stapleton delivers the whiskey-soaked goodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | The Washington Post

    ... is perhaps best known as a songwriter, penning songs that have been recorded by artists as diverse as George Strait and Sheryl Crow and authoring such tunes as "Drink a Beer" (a big hit for Luke Bryan ) and "Never Wanted Nothing More," which Kenny ...


  12. Chris Klein 'grateful' for wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 |

    ... and flowers in a soft colour palette to reflect the beauty of Montana. The duo performed their first dance to George Strait's hit 'I Got a Car' during their "big old country hoedown" reception. The Hollywood hunk - who was previously in a ...


  13. Eight Gigs: Buck FordRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 |

    ... frontman - and he seems legit. Slow-churning and twangy ballads? Check. Songs about cowgirls? Done. Tribute to George Strait? He's got it. You can't go wrong, then, with a free Ford show this week in Midtown. That's a crazy deal, even if you're a ...


  14. a The Voicea vet on making friends, taking road trips, releasing EPRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 |

    ... ... Writing takes a back seat while on tour." Of course, that might change if Taylor happens to run into George Strait - "the absolute best country singer - or up-and-comer Cam. "I'm crushing on her pretty hard. She may be my first wife. I'm not ...


  15. Thursday's music picks: A Night of Strait Country, Weird Al YankovicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Austin American Statesman

    "A Night of Strait Country" at ABGB. George Strait has retired from performing, so it's up to younger artists to keep the Texas legend's music alive onstage.


  16. Luke Bryan 'Lights' Up Country Albums Chart; Zac...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Billboard

    ... 10. While he remains in fourth place for the most top 10s in the chart's 25-year history, he moves closer to George Strait , the leader with 61, Tim McGraw (51). Meanwhile, Urban's "John Cougar, John Deere, John 3:16" advances 11-8 on the list in ...


  17. VA hospital touring musician's special stop in Johnson CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | WCYB

    ... a one-man band, playing music from a computer and drum set, singing his country favorites. "Classic country, George Strait to Merle Haggard to George Jones, the stuff that a lot of the guys in these hospitals enjoy." He started at his home in ...


  18. Arizona Diamondbacks Q&A with Robbie RayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | The Arizona Republic

    ... fan in general. I like a lot of music, but mostly I listen to country and I listen to gospel, too. A: I like George Strait, I'm big on Johnny Cash. I listen to old country. I listen to Johnny Cash, Waylon Jennings, Hank Williams. Q: Do you have the ...


  19. See Chris Klein's Montana Wedding! All the Sweet Details of His 'Perfect Day'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | People

    ... dined on BBQ brisket and fried fish while a DJ spun country music including the couple's first dance song, George Strait's I Got A Car . "The song is actually about a man who meets a woman and they go start a life together," says Klein. "We did a ...


  20. The 5 Greatest Texas Songs Of All TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | KUT-FM Austin

    ... Terlingua." Otherwise, the place is pretty unremarkable. This was actually recorded first in 1973, but the George Strait version which came out ten years later is the one everyone knows. One of the two songwriters - Terry Stafford - actually ...