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  1. Tennessee Tourism Honors 50th Anniversary Of Nitty Gritty Dirt BandRead the original story

    Monday Jun 20 | Mi2n

    In Celebration of The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band's 50th anniversary, the Tennessee Department of Tourist Development honored bandmates Jeff Hanna, Jimmie Fadden, Bob Carpenter and John McEuen with special commemorative art pieces that included official Tennessee Ambassador of Goodwill certificates signed by Gov. Bill Haslam. The special presentation took place at Nissan Stadium during CMA Fest, just prior to the band's debut performance at the stadium.

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  2. Get tickets now for Nitty Gritty Dirt Band at Elk Park AmphitheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band will play the Royal Gorge Bridge and Park's Elk Park Amphitheater on June 30 during the band's 50th anniversary tour. "Mr. Bojangles" will be heard wafting over the southern Colorado Rockies as the iconic Nitty Gritty Dirt Band plays the Royal Gorge Bridge and Park's Elk Park Amphitheater on June 30 on the band's 50th anniversary tour.

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  3. What to do in Oklahoma on June 17, 2016: Hear the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band in ShawneeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | NewsOK.com

    Hear the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band at 8 tonight at the Grand Event Center at the Grand Casino Hotel & Resort, 777 Grand Casino Blvd. Celebrating their golden anniversary, the iconic and profoundly influential Nitty Gritty Dirt Band is often cited as a catalyst for an entire movement in country-rock and American/roots music. With multi-platinum and gold records, strings of top 10 hits such as "Fishin' In The Dark" and "Mr. Bojangles," multiple Grammy, International Bluegrass Music Association and Country Music Association awards and nominations, the band's accolades continue to accumulate.

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  4. Nitty Gritty Dirt BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | Houston Press

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  5. Nitty Gritty Dirt Band Celebrate 50 Years at Mountain WineryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | Metroactive

    AN AMERICAN BAND: The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band are celebrating 50 years of playing folk, Americana, country and rock & roll. Fifty years is a long time for any relationship.

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  6. Tennessee Tourism Honors 50th Anniversary Of Dirt BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 13 | Cybergrass

    In Celebration of The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band's 50th anniversary, the Tennessee Department of Tourist Development honored bandmates Jeff Hanna, Jimmie Fadden, Bob Carpenter and John McEuen with special commemorative art pieces that included official Tennessee Ambassador of Goodwill certificates signed by Gov. Bill Haslam. The special presentation took place at Nissan Stadium during CMA Fest, just prior to the band's debut performance at the stadium.

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  7. Montreal Folk Festival on the Canal follows the current where it leadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 12 | Canada.com

    MONTREAL, QUE.: JUNE 8, 2016 -- Matt Large, co-founder/artistic director of Montreal Folk Festival at the site of the event on the Lachine Canal in in Montreal Wednesday, June 8, 2016. The festival is a music as well as a community event.

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  8. Broadway concert series returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | The Madison Courier

    A free outdoor concert series returns to Madison's downtown this weekend with the beginning of the new season of Music in the Park. The Main Street Program series serves as a fundraiser supporting the program's goal to revitalize the downtown commercial district.

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  9. Outdoor Summer Concert Primer 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | Perfect Duluth Day

    ... featuring some of the America's favorite country stars, such as Mikey Gilley, Neal McCoy, and the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band. July 9 Trampled by Turtles Bayfront Festival Park Duluth's favorite hometown band Trampled by Turtles returns for another year ...

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  10. Icelandic band Kaleo kicks off Park After Dark concert seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 6 | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    ... Sunday at the Elk Park Amphitheater at the Royal Gorge Bridge and Park. Also part of the series, the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band will perform June 30; Blue Oyster Cult will take the stage July 16; Mark Chestnut will perform Aug. 5; and Blitzen Trapper ...

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  11. Joe Mullins delivers some Sacred MemoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 6 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... on the original lyrics from the 19th Century, not the more familiar words that we learned from the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band on three glorious Will the Circle albums. It also outlines a concept that more bands should adopt: When the vocals are great, ...

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  12. Collierville Apartments Sell for $34.3 MillionRead the original story

    Friday Jun 3 | The Daily News

    ... Hicks , Grand Ole Opry member Pam Tillis , Grammy-nominated saxophonist Mindi Abair and more. The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band is making a stop in Memphis on their 50th Anniversary Tour. Memphis songstress Marcella Simien will open for her two-time ...

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  13. WTCI Announces Live June Pledge Event ScheduleRead the original story

    Friday Jun 3 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... and Digital Strategy Shaun Townley, for an all-star show at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium with the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band. Honoring their 50th anniversary, this concert pairs the NGDB with several of the biggest artists from the last few decades, ...

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  14. Pimps of Joytime to headline Dead Camp Benefit in Snowmass VillageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | The Aspen Times

    ... Deaf Camp Picnic) was established in the 1960s with the help of John Denver, Jimmy Buffett and the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band to support the camp's programs. After falling dormant following Denver's death in 1997, it was brought back four years ago. ...

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  15. Down to the Nitty Gritty: North Battleford musician gets endorsement from childhood heroRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | Canada.com

    ... We did that for a few years and then I started singing and writing my own songs. Q: Why was the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band such a formative band for you? A: To me, they had this unique sound. With their blend of voices and harmonies and the way they ...

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  16. Manitoulin Country Fest celebrates 10th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 1 | Manitoulin Expositor

    ... (CCMA) Female Artist of the Year Jess Moskaluke, and the world famous Grammy award winners the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band of 'Fishin' in the Dark' fame. Saturday's artists include Danielle Marie, Tristan Horncastle, CCMA Discovery Atlantic Award winner ...

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  17. 4th annual benefit for Aspen Camp for the Deaf and Hard of HearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 31 | Examiner.com

    ... Deaf Camp Picnic) was established in the 60s with the help of John Denver , Jimmy Buffet , and the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band to support the great things Aspen Camp does for deaf and hard of hearing kids. "Our partners help make a big difference in the ...

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  18. Music at the Marsh summer concert series 2016 announced for Nahant MarshRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 31 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... The Howlin' Brothers, The Jakob's Ferry Stragglers, Pearls Mahone, The Way Down Wanderers, and The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band. In 2011, after discovering folk music while living abroad, Kendra started playing the banjo in a conquest for a deeper ...

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  19. Adam Craig 'Debut EP'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | Westcoastmusic

    I discovered a few years back, Adam Craig with the band Telluride self debut EP and the song "Sing". In 2009, produced by Josh Leo ,the follow up album was released,featuring the hits "Pensil Marks" & "Four Square Miles".

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  20. International Bluegrass Music Assicociation Announces its 2016 Wide Open Bluegrass HeadlinersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Independent Weekly

    The International Bluegrass Music Association's World of Bluegrass convention has been a boon to Raleigh , and it returns to the city for the final week of September this year. In addition to its business conference, IBMA brings its Wide Open Bluegrass festival downtown, and the institution announced the headliners for this year's big shows at Red Hat Amphitheater on Friday, September 30 and Saturday, October 1. On Friday, the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band headlines as it continues to celebrate its fiftieth anniversary, with Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives and The Earls of Liecester, the Flatt & Scruggs tribute ensemble that cleaned up at last year's IBMA awards .

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