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  1. Deep country cut of the day: Ray Price's 'Rose Colored Glasses'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Examiner.com

    ... of Make the World Go Away; Image Credit: Columbia Records Credited with discovering both Willie Nelson and Roger Miller and even rooming with the legendary Hank Williams for a spell, Price notched a head-spinning 64 Top 20 C&W singles between 1952 ...

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  2. Deep country cut of the day: Ray Price's 'Rose Colored Glasses'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Examiner.com

    ... of Make the World Go Away; Image Credit: Columbia Records Credited with discovering both Willie Nelson and Roger Miller and even rooming with the legendary Hank Williams for a spell, Price notched a head-spinning 64 Top 20 C&W singles between 1952 ...

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  3. Roger Miller Festival moving from downtown ErickRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Route 66 News

    The annual Roger Miller Festival is moving from its longtime downtown location in his adopted hometown of Erick, Oklahoma, to the Lost Creek Arena west of town on old Route 66, according to a news release from the venue. The event - which will feature lots of live music, including Roger Miller's son, Dean Miller - is set for Oct. 25. The festival also is getting aid and cooperation from nearby towns, including the Route 66 communities of Sayre, Oklahoma, and Shamrock, Texas.

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  4. Oklahoma state news in briefRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | NewsOK.com

    ... For more information or to register go online to www.alumni.ecok.edu or call (580) 559-5651. The 12th annual Roger Miller Festival benefiting the Roger Miller Museum, brings fans a day of live music, camping, eating, shopping and a car and truck ...

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  5. BWW Interview: Tony Nominee Daniel Jenkins Discusses Return as Huck Finn in 54 Sings Big RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... school, or in another part of the country, but often it is simply the fact that people listen to the album and Roger Miller 's music. I am always delighted and surprised when I hear about the impact of the show, and am so pleased to get the chance ...

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  6. Looking back to 1964Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2014 | Langley Advance

    ... , Funny Girl , and Fiddler on the Roof . And for musical memories there was Bob Dylan ( It Ain't Me Babe ), Roger Miller ( King of the Road ), the Beach Boys ( I Get Around ) along with, you guessed it, The Beatles with their many hits. Many are ...

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  7. Ol' Boots & The Hoots embrace crooners of oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | Red Deer Advocate

    ... Hoots, who are mostly under age 30 but have styled themselves after singers such as Williams, Merle Haggard or Roger Miller. Right off the top, this has meant adopting a certain showmanship. "You've got to dress as fancy as you can, so people will ...

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  8. Brad Paisley keeps it real in country music Of any country superstar...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Naples Daily News

    ... while racing through the busiest summer of his life. He's been on tour, giving the late country legend Roger Miller a run for his money as a guitarist and a cutup. He's been on television, serving as a judge on ABC's latest singing game show, ...

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  9. A Conversation With Mike Moen of NeutralboyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | Northwest Music Scene

    ... dad was more into country, which probably stems from my grandfather listening to country. He always listened to Roger Miller. Roger Miller was an early influence for sure. But yeah Kiss, like with any kid just changes your life (laughs), but also ...

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  10. Brad Paisleya s country continues to expand its bordersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... while racing through the busiest summer of his life. He's been on tour, giving the late country legend Roger Miller a run for his money as a guitarist and a cutup. He's been on television, serving as a judge on ABC's latest singing game show, ...

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  11. Utah forecast: A wet autumnal weekend for late AugustRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2014 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... stand somewhere else, we would see the order in it." More to the point, enjoy it, advised honky-tonk singer Roger Miller in observing, "Some people walk in the rain, others just get wet." The Utah Division of Air Quality rated the entire state in ...

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  12. Pink Martini will bring 'beautiful melodies,' von Trapps to two nights at Oregon ZooRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2014 | The Oregonian

    ... said. "My parents were from the earnest side of the 60s. Things they listened to were Ray Conniff, Ray Charles, Roger Miller, New Christy Minstrels, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and the soundtrack to 'Jesus Christ Superstar.' That was my childhood." ...

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  13. Black Sheep -- 08/17/14 at Tao BeachRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2014 | The Las Vegas Sun

    This week's edition of Monster Sundays brings us another blast from the past on the Tao Beach stage: Black Sheep, the Queens rap duo that had the chutzpah to sample the Roger Miller country standard "Engine, Engine Number 9" for its career-making single, "The Choice is Yours"-which, coincidentally, was largely the inspiration for "Weapon of ... (more)

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  14. LMI and University of Michigan Researchers Argue for Public Health Commodity Procurement ReformRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2014 | Business Wire

    The article is co-authored by LMI supply chain experts Taylor Wilkerson and Roger Miller, along with Dr. Prashant Yadav and Leslie Arney of the University of Michigan's William Davidson Institute ; their work was funded through the LMI Research Institute.

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  15. Catching up with Toby KeithRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | Cincinnati.com

    ... I don't know if Prine is one of yours, but who are some of your favorite songwriters? He'd be up there. Roger Miller. Hag (Merle Haggard). Willie (Nelson). Dolly (Parton). Dolly's a great writer. That'd be a few that I'd go straight to. You're ...

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  16. Highland Heights United Methodist Church celebrates 50 years1:26 pmRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | Altus Times

    The year was 1964. The Beatles first appeared on the Ed Sullivan Show. Buck Owens, Johnny Cash, and southwestern Oklahoma's own Roger Miller were tearing up the country charts.

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  17. The Odd Couple is a good match for Miners AlleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | Denver Westword

    ... one of them); Felix hums The Girl From Ipanema as he tidies; and the guy next to me actually sang along with Roger Miller on King of the Road . Though there's no real emotional depth, we do get occasional hints that, despite their differences, Felix ...

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  18. 'Big River' splashed down for weekend run in Kansas City's Kauffman CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... for two days, July 25 and 26, with three performances of the popular stage musical. The "King of the Road," Roger Miller meets the king of the river, Huckleberry Finn and friends in the musical re-telling of Mark Twain's The Adventures of ...

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  19. Now Playing Onstage in Kansas City - Week of 7/27/2014Read the original story

    Jul 27, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Pap Finn; the lovely Mary Jane Wilkes and her trusting family. Propelled by an award winning score from Roger Miller , the king of country music, this jaunty journey provides a brilliantly theatrical celebration of pure Americana.Music by Roger ...

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  20. Kinky Friedman bringing quirky songs, stories to NorthamptonRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2014 | MassLive.com

    ... Friedman believes all the great art has a thread of melancholy in it, although people may not see it that way. "Roger Miller's 'King of the Road' has some melancholy in it, although most people may not understand that. But the majority is almost ...

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