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  1. Bands named for Village Summer Concert SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Alpenhorn News

    Lake Arrowhead Village management has announced the lineup for this year's 18th annual Summer Concert series, which kicks-off on Friday, May 18 with a John Denver tribute performance by Jim Curry on the Village's Center Stage. The Village's Center Stage venue, which reportedly hosts the largest, free, outdoor summer concert series in Southern California, provides a relaxing atmosphere with a beer garden and bands with diverse musical styles ranging from Rhythm and Blues to Classic Rock and Country.

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  2. [humor] With apologies to John Denver...Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | Dotclue

    YZ YZ YZ YZ Well, flyover country's kinda laid back, Ain't much an old Deplorable like me can't hack. Grab a couple guns, toss 'em in the back.

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  3. The Rolling Stone Guide to Legal Pot: ColoradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 20 | RollingStone

    ... 2017 , up 15 percent over 2016 – so even with Colorado's stereotypically heady, laidback culture (think John Denver, jam bands and snowboards) there are plenty of new developments for both locals and tourists. Colorado's overall weed culture ...

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  4. John Denver - 'Take Me Home, Country Roads'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 19 | Jalopnik

    Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we'll provide the jams. Writer, Jalopnik. 1979 Jeep Cherokee Golden Eagle, 1986 Jeep Grand Wagoneer, 1985 Jeep J10, 1948 Willys CJ-2A, 1995 Jeep Cherokee, 1992 Jeep Cherokee, totaled 2003 Kia Rio.

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  5. Creativity needed to draw visitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 14 | Weirton Daily Times

    A new commercial serves as the centerpiece of the campaign, showcasing West Virginia's natural beauty set to the John Denver classic During the announcement, Chelsea Ruby, the state tourism commissioner, explained a vast majority of first-time visitors to West Virginia do come back, but noted that only 14 percent of tourists in 2017 were coming ... (more) 2 comments

  6. Blue & Gold DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 12 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... cheered the loudest." The Inter-Mountain photos by Tim MacVean Area musician Gracie Metheny, right, performs John Denver's 'County Roads' while West Virginia University Mountaineer mascot Trevor Kiess and WVU cheerleader April Kesling watch. "I was ...

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  7. a Almost Heaven: John Denvera s Americaa coming to the Willingham TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 9 | The Yadkin Ripple Incorporated

    "'Almost Heaven: John Denver's America' is a tribute to the beautiful, soaring, patriotic folk songs of Mr. Denver, that pay homage and utmost respect to the hard-working middle class, from which he came. It is a wonderful aural experience that we cannot wait to share with audiences," said Jamie Lawson, director for the performance.

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  8. Know It AllRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 7 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    ... Denver, Colorado, the 13th step is exactly 1 mile above sea level. Denver is known as the mile-high city. Singer John Denver (1943-1997) was a top-selling recording artist from 1969 to 1975. Successful on the country and pop charts, Denver had 14 ...

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  9. a Almost Heaven: John Denvera s Americaa coming to the Willingham TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 5 | The Yadkin Ripple Incorporated

    "Almost Heaven: John Denver's America" is a tribute to the beautiful, soaring, patriotic folk songs of Mr. Denver, that pay homage and utmost respect to the hard-working middle class, from which he came. It is a wonderful aural experience that we cannot wait to share with audiences!" said Jamie Lawson, Director for the performance.

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  10. John Prine Signs Worldwide Publishing Deal With DowntownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 5 | Billboard

    The agreement also covers the iconic country-folk singer and songwriter's forthcoming album, 'The Tree of Forgiveness,' out April 13. In the arrangement, Downtown will now rep over 230 compositions from the iconic country-folk singer and songwriter's songbook, which includes the majority of his output as a solo artist, as well as pieces recorded by Johnny Cash , Bonnie Raitt , The Everly Brothers , John Denver , Kris Kristofferson and many others. Among the best known songs in the catalog are "In Spite Of Ourselves," "That's The Way The World Goes Round," "I Just Want To Dance With You," "Long Monday," "20th Century Is Almost Over" and "Speed Of The Sound Of Loneliness."

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  11. Songs We Love: Chris Crofton, 'UFO Hunters'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 5 | National Public Radio

    ... kept clear of the booze - a life change that happened during said relationship - and laid heartbreaking words to John Denver -esque melodies for a solid ten tracks, among them rootsy existentialist banger "UFO Hunters," which features My Morning ...

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  12. Celebration of John Denver deliversRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 1 | Vernon Morning Star

    From the moment he steps on stage, clad in a classic cowboy's white floral button down with an acoustic in hand, it's clear that Rick Worrall is a John Denver fan. And, if the get up didn't solidify that fact, Worrall was the brain child behind Rocky Mountain High - An Evening of John Denver, which overtook the Kelowna Community Theatre March 29 and 30 before rocking to a near-full crowd at the Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre March 31. With a hand-full of local talent and the Okanagan Symphony Orchestra, the night was filled with the famous ditties of the acclaimed American singer/songwriter led by Worrall at the helm.

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  13. Rocky Mountain High spectacular eveningRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 30 | Penticton Herald

    ... When a tribute dresses like the artist, it often distracts from the music. Rocky Mountain High, an Evening of John Denver is the way a tribute should be done. It opened a three-night stand, Thursday at the Kelowna Community Theatre. A labour of love ...

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  14. Crook's CornerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 27 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... Cost is $27 premium seating or $17 wing seating. (Brendan Klem Photography) Rocky Mountain High - An Evening of John Denver ignites the Kelowna Community Theatre March 29 and 30 at 7:30 p.m. and the Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre March ...

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  15. John Denver takes Kelowna, Vernon country roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 27 | Kelowna Capital News

    It snowballed from there, and Worrall, now backed by local talent and the Okanagan Symphony Orchestra, was able to bring in Denver's acclaimed composer, conductor and arranger Lee Holdridge to Kelowna and Vernon stages for Rocky Mountain High - An Evening of John Denver March 29-31. "I've always been a John Denver fan and I knew his music lent itself really well to the symphony," Worrall said.

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  16. Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Fever Hits Colorado's Luxury-Home MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 27 | Denver Westword

    ... can afford to live in Starwood, Aspen's only gated community. Its most famous past resident, singer-songwriter John Denver, actually wrote a song about it (" Starwood in Aspen "), and among the billionaires with a place there at present are Robert, ...

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  17. Justin's Timberlake N.J. concert proves his career isn't down for the count just yetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 26 | NJ.com

    ... s (Fleetwood Mac cover) Ex-Factor (Lauryn Hill cover) Come Together (Beatles cover) Thank God I'm a Country Boy (John Denver cover) Morning Light What Goes Around Comes Around Say Something Montana Rock Your Body Supplies Can't Stop the Feeling!

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  18. Shut Up, Dude: This Week's Best And Worst CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 23 | Stereogum

    ... and it turns out "God's Plan" is only the second song with the word 'god' to top the Hot 100. The first was John Denver's "Thank God I'm a Country Boy" in June 1975. Kind of interesting in this religion-obsessed country. (You can technically count ...

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  19. Justin Timberlake wows fans at MSGRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 23 | NorthJersey.com

    ... in one segment, gathered with his bandmates, around a campfire, for a mini-set of cover songs, including the John Denver hit "Thank God I'm a Country Boy." Rest assured, longtime Timberlake fans. Despite all these trappings, this was not a ...

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  20. Musicians of Anza: Mark Huston never misses a lickRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2018 | Lake Elsinore Valley News

    ... with an energy and presence that just will not quit. Some of Huston's musical influences include Neil Diamond, John Denver, Don Mclean, The Rolling Stones, Sticky Fingers, The Beach Boys, The Police, Devo, Oingo Boingo, Nat King Cole and many ...

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