Merle Haggard Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Nashville singer-songwriter hot ticket at The CoolerRead the original story

    May 5, 2015 | The Daily Gazette

    Ray Scott, a country singer-songwriter from Nashville, Tennessee, will play at 10 p.m. Friday at The Cooler, 311 W. Second St., in Rock Falls. Ray Scott, doesn't necessarily have a problem with that, but he's “not interested in doing it.” The Nashville, Tennessee, singer-songwriter – who finds inspiration in artists such as Johnny Cash, Merle Haggard, and Willie Nelson – will play at 10 p.m. Friday at The Cooler, 311 W. Second St. “County's demographic has become younger over the last few years, and they're marketing toward the younger kids,” Scott says.

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  2. Solos Under Siege: Country Radio Combats 'Bored'...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | Billboard

    ... classic-rock opus never caught hold in country. The occasional single has ended with a lengthy jam -- Merle Haggard 's "I Think I'll Just Stay Here and Drink" and Alan Jackson 's "I Don't Even Know Your Name" both let the backing band swap solos for ...

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  3. Mother's Day playlist: 18 great songs about actual momsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | The Arizona Republic

    ... West. Our playlist of songs about actual mothers also features Taylor Swift, Carrie Underwood, Pink Floyd, Merle Haggard and Janelle Monae, to name a few. A lot of people just wrongly assume it's the biblical mother of Jesus who comes to Paul ...

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  4. More from Thursday at Jazz FestRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | Best of New Orleans

    ... his acoustic six-string guitar and evoking a spirit that harks back with eerie clarity to the glory days of Merle Haggard, Simpson showed in workingman fashion what the fuss is all about. At the Gentilly Stage, he belted out world-weary, anti-hero ...

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  5. Happy Birthday, Willie NelsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | CMT.com

    ... Story: My Life , the memoir he wrote with David Ritz, arrives in bookstores. The following month, Nelson and Merle Haggard are releasing a duets album, Django and Jimmie , named for the title song about two of their primary musical influences - ...

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  6. Rex Hobart & the Misery Boys are back - and not a moment too soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | The Pitch

    ... "I feel like one of the reasons that we never really popped was because people would hear us and compare us to Merle Haggard, George Jones and those guys," Hobart says, "and it's like, 'Hey, you know what? Those guys are really good! I'm gonna go ...

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  7. Merle Haggard Graduates High School With Special CeremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | RollingStone

    Merle Haggard is a three-time Grammy winner, a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame, the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame and the recipient of the prestigious Kennedy Center Honor. The legendary "poet of the common man" also holds an honorary doctorate from California State University in Bakersfield.

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  8. The Legendary Oak Ridge Boys Talk Stagecoach, New Album And MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | StarPulse.com

    ... songs. It has been fun putting our touch on these standards. There are also a few new things on there as well. Merle Haggard wrote a song for us called "Sweet Jesus" and he sings with us on the track, which is way cool. The CD is called Rock Of Ages ...

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  9. Jimbo Mathus brought the Blue Healer to Duluth, GA Saturday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... were added to the set which mixed perfectly with Jimbo Mathus originals. The somber "Sing Me Back Home" from Merle Haggard and the traditional "KC Jones" sounded great but when they closed the night the Carter Family's "Sunny Side of Life" the crowd ...

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  10. Opry debut a big moment for newcomer Michael RayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | 95Q

    ... began playing guitar and singing in his grandpa's band. They played classic country songs from artists like Merle Haggard, Bobby Bare, Porter Waggoner and George Jones. Michael says they also spend a lot of time listening to the Opry on the radio. ...

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  11. STAGECOACH 2015: 10 things we'll remember about the festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... but changed colors with lights that would have been a hit with the EDM crowd at Coachella. 6. Biggest legend: Merle Haggard Merle Haggard played his second turn at Stagecoach and had the Palomino Stage hopping with classics such as "Mama Tried," ...

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  12. Stagecoach 2015: Miranda Lambert showcases hit-laden setRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | Whittier Daily News

    ... of “The Way I Am.” Before the encore, Lambert said she missed seeing her “hero” Merle Haggard on Friday night so she wanted to perform one of his songs. Her voice was consistently powerful throughout the performance. ...

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  13. Prine - appraisal' taps into musician's lifeRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2015 | Burlington Times News

    ... of books published by the University of Texas Press. Other artists profiled in the series include Ryan Adams, Merle Haggard and Dwight Yokum. Prine would seem a worthy subject for inclusion amid this bunch but elected not to be interviewed citing ...

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  14. Stagecoach fashion: Which one are you? www.utsandiego.com...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... and English riding has nothing to do with which continent you're riding on. You have heard of Garth Brooks, Merle Haggard and you know how to spell George Strait's last name correctly You got tickets from your parents for Christmas last year or fell ...

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  15. Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard Release 'It's All Going to Pot' Video [Watch]Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | KUAD-FM Windsor

    Country legends Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard have released a music video for their catchy tune, "It's All Going to Pot." The music video was released on 4/20, which is fitting given the song's title.

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  16. Stagecoach 2015: Merle Haggard enjoys viral success, praises Django ReinhardtRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    Merle Haggard tips his hat to the crowd as he begins to perform on the Palomino Stage on the first night of the sold-out three-day Stagecoach Country Music Festival at the Empire Polo Club in Indio on Friday. Merle Haggard tips his hat to the crowd as he begins to perform on the Palomino Stage on the first night of the sold-out three-day Stagecoach Country Music Festival at the Empire Polo Club in Indio on Friday.

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  17. Stagecoach 2015: Merle Haggard, Sturgill Simpson round out an impromptu summitRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... entrance, he waved his hand toward a bench seat occupied by his fellow Country Music Hall of Fame member Merle Haggard. A moment later, fast-rising singer-songwriter Sturgill Simpson appeared and took a seat next to Haggard, who is scheduled to ...

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  18. Stellar Lineup for Stagecoach 2015 Draws Home BuyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... newcomers in a three day country extravaganza that promises to 'pack the house' and leave Standing Room Only. Merle Haggard, Gregg Allman, ZZ Top, George Thorogood, Mac Davis, Eric Burdon, Mickey Gilley, Steve Earle and the Oak Ridge Boys will join ...

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  19. Stagecoach 2015: Merle Haggard performs career-spanning setRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    Merle Haggard performs during the Stagecoach Country Music Festival in Indio on Friday, April 24, 2015. Legendary musician Merle Haggard performed a career-spanning set Friday inside the Palomino stage at the Stagecoach Country Music Festival in Indio.

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  20. Axs TV to broadcast Stagecoach performances this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... Appearances this year include headliners Tim McGraw , Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton along with ZZ Top , Merle Haggard, Gregg Allman, Eric Burdon & the Animals, The Time Jumpers featuring Vince Gill & Kenny Sears, Steve Earle, Sturgill Simpson, ...

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