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  1. Fall Out Boy to perform at IL State FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | KHQA-TV Quincy

    Fall Out Boy will return to Illinois to perform on the Grandstand stage at this year's Illinois State Fair. They've sold millions of records, been nominated for dozens of awards, and their songs have topped the music charts.

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  2. Scaggs, Neville kick off Tulalip Summer Concert SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | HeraldNet

    First up is a visit from Boz Scaggs and Aaron Neville , who will play the stage at 7 p.m. July 3. Scaggs, at one time with the Steve Miller Band, was one of the 1970s most popular blue-eyed soul singers, winning an audience with hits like "Lido Shuffle" and "Lowdown." More recently, he released an album of blues and soul covers, "Fool to Care," in March.

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  3. Open for the summer: Boz Scaggs, Aaron Neville kick off Tulalip summer seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | HeraldNet

    First up is a visit from Boz Scaggs and Aaron Neville , who will play the stage at 7 p.m. July 3. Scaggs, at one time with the Steve Miller Band, was one of the 1970s most popular blue-eyed soul singers, winning an audience with hits like "Lido Shuffle" and "Lowdown." More recently, he released an album of blues and soul covers, "Fool to Care," in March.

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  4. Catch CMT's All-Time Top 40:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | CMT.com

    Some of the biggest names in music will appear this weekend during a special re-airing of All-Time Top 40: Artist's Choice , produced by CMT Hot 20 Countdown . With an all-genres list that ranges from Merle Haggard and Johnny Cash to the Rolling Stones and Aerosmith - and even some younger performers - the results were determined by a private poll of country music artists.

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  5. Top bands coming to Tulalip this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Marysville Globe

    It's my favorite time of the year to live in Marysville. Not just because of the beautiful weather but because I love music.

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  6. 16 stray observations from OKCFest 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | NewsOK.com

    OKCFest ended Saturday night and so did the metro's major festival trifecta . I've never attended so many music and film festivals in Oklahoma in a single year.

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  7. Kelsea Ballerini Spirits Debut Single,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | CMT.com

    It took 38 weeks to do it - somewhat longer than growing a sequoia seedling to maturity - but Kelsea Ballerini has taken "Love Me Like You Mean It" to the top of Billboard 's country airplay songs chart. In so doing, she becomes the first female breakthrough artist to drive her initial single all the way to No.

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  8. Jack Lee PerryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | The Fairfield Ledger

    Jack Lee Perry, 74, of Bozeman, Montana, passed away peacefully in his sleep on Father's Day, Sunday June 21, 2015. Jack was born in Fairfield, Iowa on January 19, 1941 to Edna M. Lagle and James V. Perry and grew up in the Fairfield community, graduating from Fairfield High School in 1959.

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  9. 10 things to do in Oklahoma this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

    Although it is hot outside, this is a great weekend for live music, festivals, celebrations and productions. Ranging from some of the biggest names in country music rocking Oklahoma City to going to see one of the top teams in the WNBA, this weekend promises to be great for you, your friends and your family.

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  10. Q&A & video: Hank Williams Jr. talks family tradition, new music and this weekend's OKCFestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | NewsOK.com

    Hank Williams Jr. notched one of his signature hits -- he's got more than just one or two -- all the way back in 1982 with "A Country Boy Can Survive." Three decades later -- and more than half a century after launching his music career -- the singer-songwriter known as Bocephus is doing much more than just surviving in show business.

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  11. Interview: Corey Kent White talks 'The Voice,' the future and this weekend's OKCFestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | NewsOK.com

    Singer-songwriter Corey Kent White, from Bixby, made his CMA Music Festival debut June 14 in Nashville, Tenn., on the Chevrolet Roadhouse Stage. Photo provided The Bixby native, who finished his deep run on Season 8 of "The Voice" just two months ago, is returning to his home state this weekend of play the second annual OKCFest in downtown Oklahoma City.

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  12. Jennifer Graham: The South needs a new symbolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Post-gazette.com

    The affection that some Southerners hold for the Confederacy is as ardent and bewildering as all Southerners' love for grits. You say, "revolting mound of mush"; we say, "add a little butter and shrimp."

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  13. CARTERISMS: Shunt McGuppin & Burying Yourself Deep in Someone ElseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | KQED

    This is the fifth entry in a series of essays from actor and co-creator of the Superego podcast, Jeremy Carter. He has been performing improv comedy for over 20 years and the Superego podcast, which was started in 2006 and was described by Splitsider as being "really like nothing else out there".

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  14. 35 Biggest Hits - Hank Williams, Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Watersblogged

    We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. To preview and buy music from 35 Biggest Hits by Hank Williams, Jr., download iTunes now.

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  15. Shunt McGuppinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | LA Weekly

    Shunt McGuppin is a boozing bastard of a country singer who looks and sounds like a cross between Hank Williams Jr. and Toby Keith, and sings hilariously offensive songs, mostly about women. McGuppin is the alter ego of Jeremy Carter, a member of the comedy podcast/troupe Superego, with Paul F. Tompkins, Matt Gourley and Mark McConville.

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  16. Concert review: Darius Rucker at CFE ArenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Although mainstream country music unfortunately remains a safe haven for too many bad rock bands, there are the occasional cross-over acts that raise the bar. In an easy-rolling 1 hour and 45 minutes on Thursday at CFE Arena, Darius Rucker showed that his reincarnation as a country star is an inspired one.

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  17. 21 Best Things to Do in L.A. This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | LA Weekly

    Shunt McGuppin is a boozing bastard of a country singer who looks and sounds like a cross between Hank Williams Jr. and Toby Keith, and sings hilariously offensive songs mostly about women. McGuppin is the alter ego of Jeremy Carter, a member of comedy podcast/troupe Superego, with Paul F. Tompkins, Matt Gourley and Mark McConville.

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  18. Los Angeles psychobilly band The Quaranteds release World Wide QuarantineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Examiner.com

    When Southern California-based psychobilly band The Quaranteds played Bedlam Breakout 17 , the crowd demanded so many encores that the band ran out of songs. Frank, the guitarist, remembers their UK debut: "We were prepared for an hour-long set, and we had about three songs extra ready just in case.

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  19. Country singer Randy Howard lived, died a country song lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | Denver Post

    Randy Howard didn't just sing about being an outlaw, he lived like one: racking up drug, drinking and gun charges from Tennessee to Georgia. The rambunctious crooner died Tuesday evening in a scene worthy of a country music song, complete with an outstanding warrant, a standoff with a seasoned bounty hunter, and a shootout in a log cabin on a quiet country lane.

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  20. Randy Howard Killed: Bounty Hunter Shoots Country SingerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | News Max

    Randy Howard, the country singer famous for his 1983 album "All-American Redneck," was killed in a gunfight with a Tennessee bounty hunter on Tuesday night. Howard made seven albums during his lifetime, and shared the stage with Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, and Hank Williams Jr. Howard also wrote songs for Hank Williams III, and the surviving country singer took to Facebook on Thursday to pay tribute to Howard.

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