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  1. Parrot Heads to hold Boat Drinks Bacchanal fundraiser May 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 20 | Cape Gazette

    ... "Lady in Waiting." Their cover songs include favorites by Jimmy Buffett, Beach Boys, Zac Brown, Jerry Jeff Walker, Harry Belafonte, Bob Marley, and many others. Visit www.jimmyandtheparrots.com . The Delaware Seashore Parrot Head Club is the local ...

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  2. Radio Free Arizona: Joe Ely's role in American roots rockRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Examiner.com

    ... and a self-deprecating sense of humor getting notice at about the time as the Blasters were arriving, Jerry Jeff Walker was nearly a household name, X was experimenting with country rock and the Boss was blowing listeners away with the American ...

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  3. Ray Wylie Hubbard brings his brand of country and blues to Stringbreak Music FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | St. Petersburg Times

    Ray Wylie Hubbard still has his "outlaw" sound, and often regales his audiences with his one and only genuine cult hit, Up Against the Wall , a song made famous by his longtime friend, Jerry Jeff Walker.

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  4. "Only two things that money can't buy - that's...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | The Big Apple

    ... He has released more than twenty albums, and his songs have been recorded by other artists including Jerry Jeff Walker, Jimmy Buffett, Ricky Skaggs, Steve Wariner, and Rodney Crowell. Guy Clark won the 2014 Grammy Award for Best Folk Album: My ...

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  5. CMT At Its Upfront Event Presents...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 3 | MediaPost

    ... Called Us Outlaws," several original country bad boys including Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson and Jerry Jeff Walker. These productions have been developed by CMT's new News and Docs division, which also has in its pipeline "Promiseland," a ...

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  6. 2014 New Orleans Jazz Fest best bets for the first Sunday, April 27: Eric Clapton, Vampire Weekend, RodriguezRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | NOLA.com

    ... his native New Orleans, learning to pick rural blues and country alongside talents like Babe Stovall and Jerry Jeff Walker. He's spent most of his life since in Boston's thriving folk scene, working with names like the Harvard-educated guitar ...

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  7. Weekend music picksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 27 | Austin American Statesman

    Weekend music picks: The Grouch & Eligh, Moistboyz and Meat Puppets, Jerry Jeff Walker, Pink Martini & The Von Trapps, The Internet The Grouch & Eligh at the Parish.

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  8. David Bromberg to bring bluesy, bluegrass sound to ParadiseRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... performed as a sideman, for some of the leading folk artists of the day (including Tom Rush, Tom Paxton, Jerry Jeff Walker and Rosalie Sorrels), at the same time, he was establishing himself as a musical headliner, collaborating with the likes of ...

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  9. Celebrity birthdays for the week of March 16-22Read the original story

    Mar 10, 2014 | Brandon Sun

    March 16: Comedian Jerry Lewis is 88. Movie director Bernardo Bertolucci is 73. Game-show host Chuck Woolery is 73. Singer-songwriter Jerry Jeff Walker is 72. Actor Victor Garber is 65. Actor Erik Estrada is 65. Actress Kate Nelligan is 63. Country singer Ray Benson of Asleep at the Wheel is 63. Guitarist-singer Nancy Wilson of Heart is 60. Actress ... (more)

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  10. Frog Fest helps wounded veterans (country...Read the original story

    Mar 8, 2014 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... construction due to begin in April of 2014. Among big names who are coming and performing are Tracy Byrd,, Jerry Jeff Walker, and Tracy Lawrence. The Lone Survivor Foundation was founded by Marcus Luttrell.

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  11. Mr. Bojangles - Nitty Gritty Dirt Band perform classic hitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2014 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band - the band that scored a 1970 hit with their cover of Jerry Jeff Walker's 'Mr. Bojangles' - will make a stop in the Tampa Bay area, performing Thursday, March 6, 8 p.m., at the Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland St. Tickets start at $38.

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  12. Bromberg performs at Levoy TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2014 | Courier-Post

    ... lover's fingers and they moaned that true love right back at him. Wood and wire and flesh spoke." That's Jerry Jeff Walker describing David Bromberg. Want to see for yourself? The David Bromberg Quintet takes the stage at the Levoy Theatre in ...

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  13. Thursday To-Do: Robert Earl KeenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2014 | Arkansas Times

    ROBERT EARL KEEN 8:30 p.m. Revolution. $30. Like Guy Clark, Jerry Jeff Walker and countless others before him, Robert Earl Keen has spent decades as one of progressive country's key cult figures, a musician's musician who's productive and beloved but in the margins, just barely out of frame.

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  14. On the town: Jerry Jeff gets Wheeler crowd to danceRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2014 | The Aspen Times

    ... in the aisles. But that all changed for two hours on Saturday night when the legendary Texas songster Jerry Jeff Walker and his three bandmates alternately rocked and serenaded the audience inside the 124-year-old venue. Jimmy Ibbotson, a Roaring ...

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  15. Robert Earl Keen returns to RevolutionRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2014 | Arkansas Times

    ... on the fence, go. Also on the bill are Enchiridion , Iron Tongue and Godcity Destroyers . Like Guy Clark, Jerry Jeff Walker and countless others before him, Robert Earl Keen has spent decades as one of progressive country's key cult figures, a ...

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  16. Jerry Jeff Walker Q&ARead the original story

    Feb 16, 2014 | The Aspen Times

    Andre Salvail The Aspen Times Texas outlaw country artist Jerry Jeff Walker performs tonight at the Wheeler Opera House.

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  17. Jerry Jeff Walker biopic to premiere in FranklinRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2014 | The Tennessean

    Jerry Jeff Walker at 7 p.m. Thursday. Read more at www.tennessean.com/music.

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  18. Jerry Jeff Walker biopic will premiere Thursday in FranklinRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2014 | The Tennessean

    The Franklin Theatre will present the Nashville premiere of the award winning music/bio documentary about the legendary outlaw country singer/songwriter, Jerry Jeff Walker at 7 p.m. Thursday.

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  19. Bill Staines performing at York Library Jan. 26Read the original story

    Jan 19, 2014 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... recorded by the likes of Peter, Paul, and Mary, Makem and Clancy, Nanci Griffith, Glen Yarborough, and Jerry Jeff Walker. His music is sung at campfires and folk music gatherings, in homes and churches, all around the country. Songs like “All ...

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  20. Folksinger Bill Staines Plays Woods Hole SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... winning series Deadwood , and Public Radio's Mountain Stage . His songs have been covered by artists from Jerry Jeff Walker to Peter, Paul and Mary. His music has won countless awards and has been used in a number of films including Off and Running ...

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