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  1. Womack takes country to the crossRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... a love song with a Biblical message. Kenny Price, a country comic, offered, "Tomorrow Night in Baltimore." The Roger Miller tale tells about a satin-lipped, scantily clad exotic dancer who doesn't seem to get the message'. In creating the album, ...

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  2. Country Music Television Star Jimmy Dean Dies at Age 81Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Time

    ... CBS show) was the best nationwide showcase for country music. It gave exposure to great country artists such as Roger Miller, Jim Reeves, and Ray Price. Dean had an utterly beguiling, easygoing style, and unlike a lot of singing hosts of the era, he ...

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  3. Stearns Matthews to Perform at the Beechman, 2/11Read the original story

    Friday Jan 9 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Grey Gardens, while The Spark of Creation (from Stephen Schwartz 's Children of Eden) and King of the Road ( Roger Miller ) display his signature high-powered, fiery belt. Produced by Emmy Award winner Paul Rolnick , the album features musical ...

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  4. Pillsbury plant in New Albany to close soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... -- WDRB has confirmed reports from an employee that the Pillsbury plant in New Albany plans to shut down soon. Roger Miller, president of the Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers International Union confirmed the information ...

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  5. Daylight VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | The Washington Monthly

    Charles had to do some media appearances this morning, so let's warm up with a video. It's what would have been the 78th birthday for pop troubadour Roger Miller, who instead died back in 1992, Here he is in 1983 performing the supremely ridiculous "Dang Me" on Austin City Lights .

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  6. Almanac for Friday, Jan. 2, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | UPI

    ... president, in 1909; author Isaac Asimov in 1920; singer Julius La Rosa in 1930 (age 85) and singer/songwriter Roger Miller in 1936; former televangelist Jim Bakker in 1940 (age 75); zoologist Jack Hanna in 1947 (age 68); journalist Judith Miller in ...

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  7. Susie Glaze tells her story onstageRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Glendale News-Press

    ... the original production of 'Big River,' the country-western musical co-written by [Country Music Hall of Famer] Roger Miller," she said. "In New York I got more in country music - I know that seems funny but it all depends on who you are hanging out ...

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  8. BWW CD Reviews: Stearns Matthews' Spark Swings With PizzazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Rodgers and Lorenz Hart 's "My Romance" is endearing and lushly romantic. His rendition of "King of the Road" ( Roger Miller ) swings with pizzazz as he croons in that famed Las Vegas cabaret way. Then with delicate hushed tones, a vibrant belt, and ...

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  9. Susie Glaze tells her story onstageRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Glendale News-Press

    ... the original production of 'Big River,' the country-western musical co-written by [Country Music Hall of Famer] Roger Miller," she said. "In New York I got more in country music - I know that seems funny but it all depends on who you are hanging out ...

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  10. Nashville - The Osborne BrothersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... and banjo work. The final song on the album was recorded more recently, in 1995. It's a heartfelt version of Roger Miller's Half a Mind with the notable feature of Sonny playing the guitjo (banjo neck on a dobro body). It does have a different feel ...

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  11. A Hopeful Defiance: Angel Olson Talks '90s R&B, "Women in ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | KQED

    ... Judy Dyble. At the same time, she'd been exposed to old-school country and rock like the Everly Brothers and Roger Miller through her parents. And then there were the '90s R&B singers, like Lauryn Hill, Destiny's Child and Mariah Carey, who inspired ...

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  12. How Lee Ann Womack's Love of Losers Inspired Musical ReawakeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | RollingStone

    ... "losers" in love, it's those who made their own single bed, such as the elusive stripper in Womack's cover of Roger Miller's 1971 hit "Tomorrow Night in Baltimore," and the fleeting narrators of "Nightwind" and "Out on the Weekend," a cover of the ...

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  13. Musical challenges Sterling HighRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Great Bend Tribune

    ... challenge." With a unique musical score with a wide variety of songs for the show, country music songwriter Roger Miller perfectly matched the breadth of Twain's writings. It is a monumental achievement and a lasting legacy for Miller, who proved ...

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  14. Commentary: The people and the pendulumRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | The Daily Record

    To paraphrase Roger Miller -- and, indeed, to reveal my vast store of musical trivia -- America swings like a pendulum do. If projections, human nature and historical bent prevail today, we may see a bit of topsy-turvy up on the benighted Hill.

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  15. Column: People and the pendulumRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2014 | The Aiken Standard

    To paraphrase Roger Miller - and, indeed, to reveal my vast store of musical trivia - America swings like a pendulum do. If projections, human nature and historical bent prevail today, we may see a bit of topsy-turvy up on the benighted Hill.

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  16. Election: the people and the pendulumRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Pocono Record

    To paraphrase Roger Miller -  and, indeed, to reveal my vast store of musical trivia - America swings like a pendulum do. If projections, human nature and historical bent prevail next Tuesday, we may see a bit of topsy-turvy up on the benighted Hill.

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  17. The Country Classic 'King of the Road' Turns 50 Today [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | KUAD-FM Windsor

    It is hard to believe that the Roger Miller classic "King of the Road" turns 50 years old today. This is one of the all time favorite songs of so many people.

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  18. Kathleen Parker The people and the sensible pendulumRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | Daily Herald

    To paraphrase Roger Miller -- and, indeed, to reveal my vast store of musical trivia -- America swings like a pendulum do. If projections, human nature and historical bent prevail next Tuesday, we may see a bit of topsy-turvy up on the benighted Hill.

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  19. Parker: Political pendulum ready to swing?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | RecordNET

    To paraphrase Roger Miller - and, indeed, to reveal my vast store of musical trivia - America swings like a pendulum do. If projections, human nature and historical bent prevail Tuesday, we may see a bit of topsy-turvy up on the benighted Hill.

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  20. Kathleen Parker: Pendulum swings rightRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Erie Times News

    To paraphrase Roger Miller -- and, indeed, to reveal my vast store of musical trivia -- America swings like a pendulum do. If projections, human nature and historical bent prevail on Tuesday, we may see a bit of topsy-turvy up on the benighted Hill.

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