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  1. Live Music Picks: February 22-28Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | Salt Lake City Weekly

    THURSDAY 2/22 Busty and the Bass So there's Chicago soul, Memphis soul, New Orleans soul, Philly soul ... But why doesn't anyone every talk about Montreal soul? Probably because, kinda like SLC soul, it's so unofficial it's practically non-existent. Besides, regional flavor - like caucasians - is becoming less of a thing.

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  2. Man of the Woods: Did you expect Justin Timberlake to be a Mousekateer forever?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 31 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    REVIEW: Justin Timberlake live is amazing. He possesses a nonpareil ability to sing, dance and engage a crowd.

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  3. Justin Timberlake is all grown up -- sort of -- in 'Man of the Woods'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 31 | Cleveland.com

    Justin Timberlake live is amazing. He possesses a nonpareil ability to sing, dance and engage a crowd, all of which will be in evidence on March 31, when he returns to Quicken Loans Arena.

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  4. Today in HistoryRead the original story

    Jan 1, 2018 | The Daily Advance

    On Jan. 1, 1818, the first edition of the Gothic novel "Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus" by English author Mary Shelley, 20, was published anonymously in London. In 1943, the Walt Disney wartime animated short "Der Fuehrer's Face," starring Donald Duck in a satire of Nazi Germany, was released.

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  5. This day in historyRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2017 | Boston.com

    Birthdays: Former senator Ernest Hollings, Democrat of South Carolina, is 96. Documentary maker Frederick Wiseman is 88. Actor Frank Langella is 80. Rock singer-musician Country Joe McDonald is 76. Writer-comedian Don Novello is 75. Democratic Senator Robert Menendez of New Jersey is 64. The head of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde, is 62. Rapper Grandmaster Flash is 60. Actor Verne Troyer is 49. In 1818, the first edition of the Gothic novel ''Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus,'' by English author Mary Shelley, 20, was published anonymously in London.

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  6. Shania Twain's 'comeback' album 'Now' comes up lackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | Cleveland.com

    One Facebook poster note that in a visit to her hometown, Timmons, Ontario, Canada, the townsfolk to whom he talked had nothing but good things to say about her. Apparently, she's given back to the community in a big way.

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  7. Honky-tonk hybridRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2016 | Arkansas Times

    I'm beginning to wonder if there's something in the water in White County. The county seems to have a propensity for producing bona fide bad-ass women musicians.

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  8. Ryan Cook brings his distinctive sound to Sydney, BaddeckRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2017 | Cape Breton Post

    The Yarmouth native will be performing his distinctive mix of classic country with contemporary folk infused with satire during two Cape Breton shows this weekend that will feature tunes from his fourth album, "Having A Great Time." His latest album explores the light and dark sides of being a snowbird in the sunshine states as seen through the eyes of a drifting folk singer.

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  9. Celebrity Drive: John Rich of Country Music Duo Big and RichRead the original story

    Nov 22, 2017 | Motor Trend

    Quick Stats: John Rich, of country music duo Big and Rich Daily Driver: 1968 Cadillac DeVille Other cars: See below Favorite drive: Broadway in downtown Nashville Car he learned to drive in : 1970 Datsun pickup First car bought: 1973 Dodge Dart Swinger Being half of one of country music's popular duo Big and Rich, a founding member of Lonestar, and a producer/songwriter for other acts means you can buy any number of dream cars to stock in the garage. For John Rich, the cars he carefully chooses are ones that are priceless in their emotional value and history.

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  10. Honkytonk Experience at MHCRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2017 | Medincine Hat News

    An Alberta singer with a strong presence in the Nashville scene, Donny Lee brings his Honkytonk Experience to Medicine Hat next week. Lee, originally from Fort Saskatchewan, performs old favourites from George Jones, Hank Williams Sr. and Waylon Jennings and can also cover current hot country artists like Eric Church, Luke Bryan and Blake Shelton.

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  11. HONKY-TONKIN' IN #NYC to Bring Traditional Country to Feinstein's/54 BelowRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Feinstein's/54 Below, Broadway's Supper Club, David Scott Norton and the Honky-Tonkin' In # Project will bring their celebration of Honky-Tonkin' In #NYC to Feinstein's/54 Below. Directed and produced by Acadia Music Group, Inc, this is a recording and concert series capturing the spirit of traditional country music around the country.

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  12. Jason Petty returning to Lincoln TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | The Review

    Jason Petty and his band will perform some of Hank Williams Sr.'s greatest hits at the Lions Lincoln Theatre in Massillon at 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 4. All seats are reserved and the tickets are $20 for the main floor and $15 for the balcony. Tickets may be purchased by calling 800-838-3006 or online at www.lionslincolntheatre.org.

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  13. Self-described 'nerd' leads Boys & Girls ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | The Star Press

    The new Boys & Girls Club of Muncie CEO trades Big Apple and Philadelphia for Muncie and is passionate about kids. Ward: Boys & Girls Club CEO trades big cities for Muncie The new Boys & Girls Club of Muncie CEO trades Big Apple and Philadelphia for Muncie and is passionate about kids.

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  14. Exclusive Video: Willie Nelson and His Sons Perform a Heartbreaking Country ClassicRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2017 | TheDailyBeast.com

    Watch the outlaw-country icon perform 'Send Me the Pillow You Dream On' with his sons Lukas and Micah, in advance of his new LP featuring the boys. At 84 years old, Willie Nelson is still making music at the impressively prolific clip he's sustained throughout his six-decade career-and now he's once again showing the world just how talented his sons are.

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  15. Country trio Midland bring traditional country back to radioRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | 680News

    In this June 7, 2017 file photo, Jess Carson, from left, Mark Wystrach, Cameron Duddy, of Midland, arrive at the CMT Music Awards in Nashville, Tenn. The trio said they have been inspired by all eras of music, from Nirvana and Paul Simon to Hank Williams Sr. and Otis Redding.

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  16. Country trio Midland bring traditional country back to radioRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | Newms360.com

    In this April 2, 2017 file photo, Jess Carson, from left, Mark Wystrach, and Cameron Duddy, of the musical group Midland, arrive at the 52nd annual Academy of Country Music Awards in Las Vegas. The trio said they have been inspired by all eras of music, from Nirvana and Paul Simon to Hank Williams Sr. and Otis Redding.

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  17. Legacy Recordings Set to Release Willie Nelson and the Boys (Willie's ...Read the original story

    Sep 23, 2017 | Newkerala.com

    NEW YORK, Sept. 23, 2017 : Legacy Recordings will release Willie Nelson and the Boys, the eagerly-awaited second installment in the acclaimed Willie's Stash archival recordings series, on Friday, October 20. Following in the musical footsteps of 2014's December Day, the first volume in the Willie's Stash series , Willie Nelson and the Boys is another family collaboration, this time showcasing Willie and sons, Lukas Nelson and Micah Nelson, performing a selection of well-loved American country music standards and classics, including seven penned by the immortal Hank Williams Sr. The Willie's Stash series will present a variety of archival releases, each personally curated by Willie Nelson, culled from decades of recording and touring, providing unique perspectives on one of America's most vital musical forces.

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  18. Willie Nelson Details New LP From 'Willie's Stash'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | RollingStone

    Willie Nelson will shine a spotlight on his sons Lukas and Micah with the October 20th release of Willie Nelson and the Boys , the second installment in the archival recording series, Willie's Stash. Curated by the Country Music Hall of Fame legend the Willie's Stash recordings represent decades of Nelson's live performance and studio work.

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  19. Legacy Recordings Releases 'Willie Nelson and the Boys (Willie's Stash, Vol. 2), 10/20Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Legacy Recordings will release Willie Nelson and the Boys, the eagerly-awaited second installment in the acclaimed Willie's Stash archival recordings series, on Friday, October 20. Following in the musical footsteps of 2014's December Day, the first volume in the Willie's Stash series , Willie Nelson and the Boys is another family collaboration, this time showcasing Willie and sons, Lukas Nelson and Micah Nelson, performing a selection of well-loved American country music standards and classics, including seven penned by the immortal Hank Williams Sr. The Willie's Stash series will present a variety of archival releases, each personally curated by Willie Nelson, culled from decades of recording and touring, providing unique perspectives on one of America's most vital musical forces.

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  20. Almanac for Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2017 | UPI

    Those born on this date are under the sign of Virgo. They include the second chief justice of the United States, John Rutledge in 1739; Marriott Corp. founder J. Willard Marriott in 1900; former U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice Warren Burger in 1907; country music pioneer Hank Williams Sr. in 1923; football Hall of Fame member George Blanda in 1927; actor Roddy McDowall in 1928; race car driver Stirling Moss in 1929 ; actor David Huddleston in 1930; actor Anne Bancroft in 1931; actor Dorothy Loudon in 1933; tennis Hall of Fame member Maureen Connolly in 1934; author Ken Kesey in 1935; baseball Hall of Fame member Orlando Cepeda in 1937 ; former U.S. Supreme Court Justice David Souter in 1939 ; basketball Hall of Fame member Phil Jackson, coach of 11 NBA champions, in 1945 ; cartoonist Jeff MacNelly in 1947; actor John Ritter in 1948; Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in 1950 ; spooky ... (more)

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