Merle Haggard Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Peach Festival Sat. Aug. 22nd 9-12 at Ellington Farmers' MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2015 |

    ... in the big gazebo. Music this week by John Roots and Frank Proto This duo is inspired by country singers like Merle Haggard and Hank Williams Sr. and play mandolin, banjo and dobro along with acoustic guitar. They also perform the folk songs of John ...


  2. First Country Music Festival at Bob & Barbara's: Bring your cowboy hatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2015 |

    ... in the least," says Zach Wallace. "We've done jam-band stuff and blues too." Among C&W influences, they name Merle Haggard, Ernest Tubb, Waylon Jennings, and Webb Pierce. On the rock side, there's the Grateful Dead, King Crimson, and War. "We wear ...


  3. State Fair Grandstand's main acts have it allRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2015 | TwinCities

    ... Def Leppard, Keith Urban and Carrie Underwood -- are sold out and pave the way for more country (Alan Jackson, Merle Haggard and Kris Kristofferson), classic rock (Lynyrd Skynyrd), R&B (Patti LaBelle) and State Fair traditions (the Happy Together ...


  4. Bowen, Rogers join to 'Hold My Beer'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2015 | NWAonline

    ... -- I've got standards." The album also includes some choice cover songs: Joe Ely's "I Had My Hopes Up High," Merle Haggard's "It's Been a Great Afternoon" and the album's closing song, "Reasons to Quit," in which they elaborate on the ample reasons ...


  5. VA hospital touring musician's special stop in Johnson CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2015 | WCYB

    ... playing music from a computer and drum set, singing his country favorites. "Classic country, George Strait to Merle Haggard to George Jones, the stuff that a lot of the guys in these hospitals enjoy." He started at his home in Colorado, driving to ...


  6. Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard coming to Milwaukee TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2015 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    After headlining two shows at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino's Northern Lights Theater a year ago this month--in addition to scores of other gigs and releasing two more albums-- Willie Nelson is playing the Milwaukee Theatre Oct. 24 with his family band. And this time, Merle Haggard, 78, will be joining him.


  7. Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard book Milwaukee Theatre gigRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2015 | OnMilwaukee

    Two living country legends Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard -- will play together in concert on Saturday, Oct. 24 at the Milwaukee Theatre. Nelson's career spans six-decades and more than 200 albums.


  8. Haggard: What prison taught meRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2015 | Fox News

    Country legend Merle Haggard sat down with Men's Journal recently for a unique, personal interview, and the star didn't hold back. Haggard took the opportunity to share his feelings on a wide range of topics, from marijuana use to prison to his friend Johnny Cash .


  9. Gene Watson Joins Webster Public Relations RosterRead the original story

    Aug 16, 2015 | Mi2n

    ... tson calls among his favorite country songs, including "Here Comes My Baby Back Again," "Count Me Out" and the Merle Haggard classic, "It's Not Love (But It's Not Bad)."


  10. Country star, equestrian Lynn Anderson dies at 67Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2015 | Horsetalk

    ... came after she accompanied her mother, singer and songwriter Liz Anderson, on a singalong with country stars Merle Haggard and Freddie Hart. Chart Records owner Slim Williamson invited her to record for his label, starting in 1966. In the horse ...


  11. Gotta be Union FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2015 | The Harbor Times Soup

    ... Center. Cripple Creek will play Monday at 6 p.m. on the grandstand, setting the stage for Chris Fyfe's 7 p.m. Merle Haggard Tribute Show (sponsored by the New Country Bear). New Relm plays 7 p.m. Wednesday in Sherman Park, leading up to the 8:30 ...


  12. Hear Kinky Friedman and Willie Nelson's Stoned 'Bloody Mary Morning'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2015 | RollingStone

    ... history of pushing people's buttons, making his name off of songs like "Asshole From El Paso" (a parody of Merle Haggard 's "Okie From Muskogee"), "They Ain't Makin' Jews Like Jesus Anymore," "Sold American" and "Ride 'Em Jewboy" - a tribute to ...


  13. Ohio Valley OpryRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2015 |

    ... office at 740-525-9218. Marty Haggard was born and raised in Bakersfield, Calif., the son of country legend Merle Haggard. Growing up, Marty was able to travel with his dad singing harmony and playing the guitar. He had the opportunity to know many ...


  14. Weekend preview: Warming up to the Copper TonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2015 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... a performance at the Ink-N-Iron Festival in Nashville last weekend. With Jackson joined by the likes of Merle Haggard and Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings, it was a show that Smerkers could not miss. Even if it meant a 13-hour drive with friends to ...


  15. Makin Plans: Willie Nelson is Jersey boundRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2015 | Courier News

    ... by Snoop Dogg and fellow Highwayman Kris Kristofferson, and the recently released "It's All Going to Pot" with Merle Haggard from "Django and Jimmie," their fourth album together since the 1983 classic, "Pancho & Lefty." Both tunes also feature ...


  16. LIVE: Redd Volkaert and Robbie Fulks @ Ale House, 7/19/15Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2015 | Nippertown!

    ... thought. It's no wonder there's a mighty impressive resume of people he has played with. He has toured with Merle Haggard; played with Dale Watson, Commander Cody and a list of others way too long to put here. Chicago's Robbie Fulks is no slouch on ...


  17. Swons offer energy, new musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2015 | Sedalia Democrat

    ... even hear it in our show, you never know." "It's definitely a rockin' show," he said. "But we have roots in Merle Haggard and George Jones, but like I said we like bands like the Eagles too." "Zach and Colton Swon parlay their third-place finish on ...


  18. Denver Produces a Rowdy Country ComboRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... debut, and consecutive sell-out shows at smaller, local venues. Any of the time-tested Country greats, such as Merle Haggard, still pull large crowds in the Rock Mountain region. These crowd generally give "whistles and hollers" of adoration, ...


  19. E-R Sessions with Sami JoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2015 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... Chico. Her biggest influences are classic country singers like Emmylou Harris, Loretta Lynn, George Jones, and Merle Haggard and modern artists like Shania Twain, Kellie Pickler, Scotty McCreery, Miranda Lambert and Taylor Swift. As a country music ...


  20. Tanya Tucker hits CelebrateErie SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2015 | Erie Times News

    ... the country world with "Delta Dawn" as a 13-year-old in 1972. What a life. She dated, among others, Merle Haggard and Glen Campbell. She chalked up 40 Top 10 hits, including 10 that made No. 1, such as "Would You Lay With Me (In a Field of Stone)?" ...