Kris Kristofferson Newswire (Page 8)

Kris Kristofferson Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Flashback: Johnny Cash Raises Political Voice With 'Ragged Old Flag'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2016 | RollingStone

    ... cracked the Top 20. In the Eighties, when Cash joined his friends Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings and Kris Kristofferson to form the Highwaymen, the supergroup shared the stage doing slogs old and new, as solo acts and together. Cash frequently ...

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  2. Wednesday's Summerfest country pick: Kris Kristofferson and Willie NelsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... Harris Pavilion on opening night that will be the Big Gig's coolest visitors. The youngster of the pair, Kris Kristofferson celebrated his 80th birthday this month by releasing a poignant two disc-set that revisits just a slice of the stunning ...

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  3. Willie Nelson, Kris Kristopherson, Rusted Root in 2016 GratefulfestRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2016 | Hudson Hub-Times

    The scenic Nelson Ledges Quarry Park presents Gratefulfest 2016, a Fourth of July Weekend festival featuring Willie Nelson and Kris Kristofferson July 1, Melvin Seals & JGB July 2, and Rusted Root on July 3. Proprietor Evan Kelley is proud to present this once-in-a-lifetime concert festival weekend. Friday night headliners Willie Nelson and Kris Kristofferson -- half of the legendary outlaw country group The Highwaymen -- will be supported by opener Keller Williams.

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  4. Taking Willie Nelson's Picnic back, decade by decadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 | Austin American Statesman

    Fireworks explode above the audience at Willie Nelson's Fourth of July Picnic in 2015 at Circuit of the Americas. Photo by Erika Rich for American-Statesman In less than a week, the 2016 Willie Nelson Fourth of July Picnic will make its second appearance at Austin's Circuit of the Americas, with Brantley Gilbert, Lee Ann Womack and Margo Price joining traditional performers such as Kris Kristofferson, Leon Russell and Jamey Johnson - the most recent regular.

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  5. Willie Nelson and Kris Kristofferson, Dale Watson, AWOLNATION: Also PlayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 | The Plain Dealer

    With apologies to Shakespeare, it's another Willie who happens to make this weekend the true "Midsummer Night's Dream'' - Willie Nelson . The "Red Headed Stranger'' and his Highwaymen pal Kris kristofferson kick off this week's Also Playing Column.

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  6. Summerfest picks: Bobby TanziloRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 | OnMilwaukee

    ... with Sir Paul. You can start out the Big Gig right by taking in a one-two punch of living legends as Kris Kristofferson and Willie Nelson take the BMO Harris Pavilion stage at 8 and 10 p.m., respectively. Milwaukee's Chris Vos is coming back home ...

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  7. On Tap Today: Get ready for SummerfestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... Music Festival. The 49th annual Summerfest kicks off tomorrow with Selena Gomez, DNCE, Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson, Martin Garrix, Joan Jett, "Weird Al" Yankovic...and that's just the first day. There's a lot to figure out, and we've got a lot ...

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  8. Kris' 80th birthday coming downRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... Thomason, author of an intimate book about country music, had reminded me that a shared musical hero, Kris Kristofferson, turned 80 in June, same month as the iconic author Larry McMurtry. It was hard to believe. Kris is the Paul Newman of ...

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  9. Which emerging country acts you should catch at SummerfestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... Blake Shelton and Chris Stapleton headlining the Marcus Amphitheater. Legends like Willie Nelson and Kris Kristofferson will take to side stages, giving audiences a thrilling chance to see their favorites live. But the lineup also holds ...

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  10. KrisKristoffersonsTopTenSongs..jpgRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | WOKK-FM Meridian

    "Kris Kristofferson had an entirely different career as an Army captain and helicopter pilot before switching to country music - and we're so glad he made the move.

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  11. Cosmic American presents...Chuck HawthorneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2016 | Nottingham Evening Post

    ... Overall we can fit him comfortably into whatever genre we choose to put artists such as John Prine and Kris Kristofferson into, without, on the evidence of this album, Chuck being overshadowed. Ray Bonneville produced the album and they had help ...

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  12. Poet, troubadour KristoffersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | Capital Weekly

    Kris Kristofferson: The Complete Monument & Columbia Albums Collection . This wonderful, large box set has been issued to celebrate Kristofferson's 80th birthday.

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  13. The Tailgate N' Tallboys Music Festival kicks off Friday at Three...Read the original story

    Jun 24, 2016 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    ... with country and rock acts culminating in nighttime shows headlined by country heavyweights Nelson and Kris Kristofferson. Music wasn't in short supply as three stages contained 13 acts Friday starting in the early afternoon. But the festival was ...

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  14. Don't miss these 35 acts at the Big GigRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2016 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    Country legend Willie Nelson will almost certainly be joined on the BMO Harris Pavilion stage June 29 by his opening act, fellow country legend Kris Kristofferson. Lucie Silvas managed to make One Direction heartbreaking with a gorgeous cover of "Perfect;" several of her original pop songs are equally absorbing.

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  15. Album Reviews: Blink-182, Kris Kristofferson, Bruce Hornsby, Jake BuggRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... departure into a chance to try different paths toward similar destinations. In the week he turns 80, Kris Kristofferson releases his follow-up album to 2013's stunningly introspective "Feeling Mortal." In this turn, the singer-songwriter set out to ...

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  16. Be on the lookout for potential bottlenecks at these six showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... stay on the road forever. That alone should attract thousands eager to see the legend live. Fellow legend Kris Kristofferson is opening, and will likely be Nelson's duet partner. 2. Martin Garrix (10:15 p.m. June 29, Miller Lite Oasis): The DJ ...

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  17. TAP'd In Podcast: Looking ahead to Summerfest's opening dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... what an opening day it will be, featuring heavy hitters like Selena Gomez, Martin Garrix, Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson, Joan Jett, even "Weird Al" Yankovic. Jordan and I talk about what's in store for the first day at Summerfest this year. And ...

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  18. Willie Nelson's weed is legendary. And now it's a job opportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Alabama Live

    ... retired. At this writing he's on tour in the Midwest, doing several stops with fellow octogenarian stoner Kris Kristofferson. They'll be in Illinois for a couple shows this weekend.

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  19. June 22, birthdays for Elizabeth Warren, Meryl Streep, Randy CoutureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    "These [feats] have all been overcome, and when we see the New York tower rising above the waters of the East River this summer, the people of the two cities will acquire increased confidence in the early realization of a work so essential to their mutual prosperity," the basketball coach and former player DARREL ARMSTRONG, who was born in 1968; actor KLAUS MARIA BRANDAUER, who was born in 1944; actress AMY BRENNEMAN, who was born in 1964; author DAN BROWN, who was born in 1964; mixed martial artist RANDY COUTURE, who was born in 1963; host CARSON DALY, who was born in 1973; basketball coach and Hall of Fame player CLYDE DREXLER, who was born in 1962; U.S. Sen. DIANNE FEINSTEIN , who was born in 1933; singer and actor KRIS KRISTOFFERSON, who was born in 1936; actor MICHAEL LERNER, who was born in Brooklyn in 1941; actress TRACY POLLAN, who was born in New York City in 1960; singer and ... (more)

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  20. Almanac for Wednesday, June 22, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | UPI

    Those born on this date are under the sign of Cancer. They include English adventure novelist H. Rider Haggard in 1856; German novelist Erich Remarque in 1898; bank robber John Dillinger in 1903; baseball Hall of Fame member Carl Hubbell in 1903; movie director Billy Wilder in 1906; author Anne Morrow Lindbergh, wife of aviator Charles Lindbergh, in 1906; producer Mike Todd in 1909; fashion designer Bill Blass in 1922; Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., in 1933 ; singer/actor Kris Kristofferson in 1936 ; TV journalist Ed Bradley in 1941; news commentator Brit Hume in 1943 ; writer Octavia Butler in 1947; basketball Hall of Fame member Pete Maravich in 1947; rock musician Todd Rundgren in 1948 ; actor Meryl Streep in 1949 ; actor Lindsay Wagner in 1949 ; actor Graham Greene in 1952 ; pop singer Cyndi Lauper in 1953 ; actor Freddie Prinze in 1954; actor Tracy Pollan in 1960 ; activist Erin ... (more)

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