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  1. Quick Spins: Hank Williams Jr. and Panic! At The Disco need new tunesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Kenosha News

    Long on country boogie, but short on any real substance, "It's About Time" is so cliche, it just might be responsible for creating a brand new offshoot of outlaw country. The only thing that somewhat saves this wreck is Brad Paisley's guitar break on "Born to Boogie."

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  2. Hank Williams Jr.: 'I Don't Give a Sh-t About the Election'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | RollingStone

    Hank Williams Jr. opens up about the epic gospel song on his new album and dismisses any talk of politics. Hank Williams Jr. has never been shy about voicing his opinions, especially when it comes to politics.

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  3. Luke Bryana s "Home Alone Tonight" Erupts...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | CMT.com

    After a six-week residence at the top of Billboard 's country airplay chart, Thomas Rhett 's "Die a Happy Man" surrenders that eminence to Luke Bryan 's "Home Alone Tonight" featuring Karen Fairchild. That song assumes the crown after a 14-week climb.

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  4. Alabama Country Rocker Donica Knight Makes "Bama Country 98.9" Radio...Read the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | Mi2n

    Email: [email protected] Website: http://www.donicaknight.com/ Montgomery, Alabama native and country rock singer/songwriter, Donica Knight is happy to announce that her single, "Love Ain't a Prize" has been added to the regular rotation on Bluewater Broadcasting's 100,000 watt juggernaut WBAM, "Bama Country 98.9." Donica becomes the first local artist since Jamey Johnson's "In Color," to be added to the station's playlist. Donica will join legendary host, Bubba, on Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016 at 8am local time, to talk about her single and album.

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  5. Dolly PartonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Mother Jones

    One look at Henry Horenstein's new photo book Honky Tonk: Portraits of Country Music , out this month from WW Norton, and you'll get a solid taste of what I love in music, a sense of authenticity. However you want to define that loaded word, you'll get a sense of what I mean as soon as you open this book.

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  6. Alabama Country Rocker Donica Knight Makes ''Bama Country 98.9''...Read the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | Digital Game Developer

    Donica will join legendary host, Bubba, on Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016 at 8am local time, to talk about her single and album. Donica will also share another track from the album release, "Stomp."

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  7. Upstate NY concert 2016 scorecard: Lakeview Amphitheater acts dominated by menRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The Post-Standard

    When Onondaga County Executive Joanie Mahoney first announced female country superstar Miranda Lambert would christen the Lakeview Amphitheater on Sept. 3, 2015, she said how happy she was to book a woman for the Amp's first act.

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  8. 200 Chart Moves: Dr. Dre's 'Compton' Hits a Half-Million...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Billboard

    On the most recent Billboard 200 chart , Panic! at the Disco scored its first No. 1 with Death of a Bachelor .

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  9. Chuck DauphinRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 17 | Billboard

    Country News Editor and The 615 columnist for Billboard.com, Chuck Dauphin has also been a contributor to outlets such as Roughstock and At Home Tennessee. Dauphin has also enjoyed a twenty-year run in the Nashville area as a radio personality, currently with WNKX / Centerville.

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  10. Hank Williams Jr. is in fine form on 'It's About Time'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Erie Times News

    "Hell, yes, I'm an icon," Hank Williams Jr. declares with typical bravado in "Dress Like an Icon." "Don't call me an icon," he urges with uncharacteristic humility in "Just Call Me Hank."

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  11. Album reviews: Hanks Williams Jr. and The EaglesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Kinston Free Press

    Hank Williams Jr. pops open his latest album with of all things a cover of Neil Young's "Are You Ready For The Country," which in the hands of Bocephus is short on reflection but big on bluster. That opening tune sets the tone for this celebratory sounding album.

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  12. Chris Stapleton to Join Luke Bryana s 2016 Kill the Lights Tour for Two ShowsRead the original story

    Friday Jan 29 | WKHX-FM Atlanta

    Luke Bryan's 2016 Kill the Lights Tour continues to grow: Chris Stapleton will join the country superstar at two of his summer concerts this year. Bryan revealed on Twitter on Thursday night that the rising country star will be playing with him at his shows in Dallas, Texas, and Boston, Mass.

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  13. February 8, 2016 - Bocephus Is BackRead the original story

    Friday Jan 29 | Country Weekly

    Hank Williams, Jr. may sing the words don't call me an icon on his new album, It's About Time . But there's no doubt that he's reached iconic status. Hank Jr. shares his thoughts about songwriting, collaborating with some of country's young guns and other topics in this candid interview.

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  14. 2016 Big Barrel Country Music Festival CanceledRead the original story

    Friday Jan 29 | 102.9 The New W4 Country

    A statement from Goldenvoice Entertainment, owners of the event, announces the news, but does not give a reason for the cancellation. Goldenvoice also operates, among others, Coachella and the Stagecoach Country Music Festival, both of which take place in Indio, Calif., as well as the Firefly Music Festival, which also occurs in Dover.

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  15. Justin Timberlake Lands First Hit on Billboard's Country Airplay ChartRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Billboard

    His two-year-old "Drink You Away" debuts following November's CMAs performance with Chris Stapleton, and thanks to key support in Nashville. At least, he's gone and debuted on Billboard 's Country Airplay chart for the first time as a soloist, as "Drink You Away," from his 2013 Billboard 200 No.

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  16. Tyler Farr, needing vocal surgery, drops off Lee Brice concert at PPL CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Morning Call

    Country singer Tyler Farr, who in 2014 had the No. 1 gold hit "A Guy Walks Into a Bar," will undergo emergency surgery to remove a polyp on his vocal chords, and will drop off the tour of chart-topper Lee Brice, including his March 18 show at Allentown's PPL Center, the venue has announced.

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  17. Johnny David ScismRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Tecumseh Countywide News

    Johnny David Scism, 69, of Reno, Nevada, died Friday, Jan. 1, 2016, after a battle with Mesothelioma cancer. He was born to Emanuel and Virginia Scism May 18, 1946, in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

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  18. Brantley Gilbert Not Rushing 'Just As I Am' Follow-Up Album: 'When I...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2015 | Billboard

    As he heads out on the road for his headlining Blackout Tour on Jan. 28, Brantley Gilbert is more than three dozen songs into his next album, the follow-up to 2014's Just As I Am . But even though the country star's fans want it yesterday, Gilbert himself is in no rush.

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  19. Brantley Gilbert on Follow-Up Album to 2014a s a Just As I Ama in New InterviewRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | KURB-FM Little Rock

    On the helm of his Blackout Tour, slated to kick off tomorrow , Brantley Gilbert is taking his next album in stride, as his album Just As I Am did extremely well chart-wise. Singles "Bottoms Up," "Small Town Throwdown," "One Hell of an Amen" and "Stone Cold Sober" were a great success for Gilbert, and he is considering releasing a fifth single to add to them.

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  20. Country singer Tyler Farr to get vocal surgery; will be replaced on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | The Morning Call

    Tyler Farr is cancelling upcoming shows to rest his voice after having surgery to remove a polyp on his vocal chords. In a statement released Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016, from his label, the "Redneck Crazy" singer was diagnosed after getting a severe case of bronchitis at the end of last year.

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