Waylon Jennings Newswire

Waylon Jennings Newswire

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  1. Producer Dave Cobb goes from outsiders to influencersRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | The Hastings Tribune

    ... stepped in at the last minute to save the building developed by country legend Chet Atkins where Waylon Jennings, Dolly Parton and Willie Nelson have all recorded. In April, Cobb will become the new in-house producer at Studio A and he looks like a ...

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  2. My heroes have always been 'punk rock' cowboysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Sunherald.com

    ... rock stars who partied hard with booze and hard drugs and sold millions of records along the way. This was Waylon Jennings and Johnny Cash and Kris Kristofferson and the gang. This is the squad David Allen Coe wanted to be a part of, but he wasn't. ...

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  3. Out & About hot tickets, Feb. 5-11Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Capital-Journal

    ... more about the group found on their Facebook page. Tickets are $10 at the door. Whey Jennings, grandson of Waylon Jennings, and his band, The UnWanted, will play from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Saturday at J&J's Gallery and Event Space, 922 N. Kansas Ave., in ...

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  4. New Jersey Federal Judge Says It's Not So Easy to Preserve...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | JD Supra

    ... flight to the next stop, which was Moorhead, Minnesota through a blizzard. One of Holly's backing musicians, Waylon Jennings, was also supposed to be on the plane, but he gave up his seat to the Big Bopper, who was suffering from the flu. In some ...

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  5. "The Day The Music Died": Boca's Dion DiMucci talks about almost...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Palm Beach Post

    ... that the bus taking those stars, the young Dion and his group The Belmonts, and another young musician named Waylon Jennings on the "Winter Dance Party" tour broke down, leading Holly to charter a plane and offer up a ride to the next stop in ...

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  6. Flashback: Hear the Big Bopper's Original Take on 'White Lightning'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | RollingStone

    ... extends beyond his relationship with Jones though. It was the Big Bopper who, suffering from the flu, asked Waylon Jennings, then the bass player in Buddy Holly's group, to let him have his seat on the ill-fated plane ride from Iowa to a tour stop ...

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  7. Waylon Jenning's Return To "The Surf Ballroom", And His Thoughts Of Buddy HollyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | 95.5 3WS

    Although we lost Waylon Jennings in 2002, he "might" have left us back on this day, February 3, 1959. Waylon was supposed to be on the same airplane that crashed, killing Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, and "The Big Bopper".

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  8. RIP Buddy, Ritchie, and JP - 57 Years Ago Was 'The Day The Music Died'Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Aquarius Papers

    ... player on that Winter tour that killed Buddy, Ritchie, and JP. His is the classic solo on "It's So Easy." Waylon Jennings (yes, THAT Waylon!) was Buddy's bass player on that tour, and as per the legend he had given up his seat on the plane to the ...

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  9. Newsmax's 50 Most Patriotic Country SongsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | News Max

    ... of America's wars, which left the "ragged old flag" still flying. 7. "America" - A hit for country singer Waylon Jennings in l984, the song had a message of American inclusiveness between veterans and non-veterans and those of every race. 8. "In ...

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  10. Groundbreaking New Release From Lonesome River BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Mi2n

    ... contains the familiar LRB groove but offers Grass versions of Country songs. The band covers the popular Waylon Jennings hit, "Rose In Paradise," making the tune all its own. A progressive and spooky rendition of the Old Time ballad, "Boats Up The ...

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  11. Groundbreaking New Release From Lonesome River BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Mi2n

    ... contains the familiar LRB groove but offers Grass versions of Country songs. The band covers the popular Waylon Jennings hit, "Rose In Paradise," making the tune all its own. A progressive and spooky rendition of the Old Time ballad, "Boats Up The ...

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  12. A Groundbreaking New Release from Lonesome River BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Cybergrass

    ... contains the familiar LRB groove but offers Grass versions of Country songs. The band covers the popular Waylon Jennings hit, "Rose In Paradise," making the tune all its own. A progressive and spooky rendition of the Old Time ballad, "Boats Up The ...

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  13. Willie Nelson Adds 2nd Show at Paramount Theatre, 4/11 & 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2012 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... after moving back to Texas and settling in the musical melting pot of Austin. Along with fellow traveler Waylon Jennings , Nelson was labeled the outlaw of the genre, but he was more visionary than rebel, especially with the way he attracted rock ...

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  14. Tickets on sale Monday for TEDx Carson CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Nevada Appeal

    ... collaboration with some of the most talented musicians in the world. With such a wide circle of mentors like Waylon Jennings, Tommy Smothers, guitar legend Tommy Emmanuel and cowboy poet Baxter Black, McClain says he marches to the beat of a ...

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  15. Unpopular Opinion: Gordon Lightfoot Records Are the Best 99 Cents You Can SpendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | LA Weekly

    ... and abiding love for the man is just one quality I share with Vincent Gallo, Johnny Cash, Elvis Presley, Waylon Jennings, Steve Earle, Jerry Lee Lewis and Bob Dylan. Dylan, of course, once famously remarked , "I can't think of any Gordon Lightfoot ...

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  16. EXCLUSIVE: Rory Feek Says GRAMMY Nomination Is 'Like Winning the Lottery'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | ETonline

    ... to Nashville, I was fortunate to get to spend a lot of time and write a couple of songs with the late, great Waylon Jennings," Rory recalls. "At his house, on his end table, he had a GRAMMY Award. I remember being in awe of him and the award, ...

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  17. See Chris Stapleton Rock 'Parachute' and 'Nobody to Blame' on SNLRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | Nashville Scene

    ... Stapletons' wife Morgane on harmony vocals, Willie Nelson's longtime harmonica man Mickey Raphael, the late Waylon Jennings' steel player Robby Turner (doubling on organ), Daren Shumaker ( whose regular gig is running sound for Stapleton ) on ...

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  18. Hear Miranda Lambert's New Tribute to Her Family 'Sweet By and By'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | RollingStone

    ... by a 1978 LP called White Mansions , a landmark country concept album about the Civil War that featured Waylon Jennings and his wife, Jessi Colter. That album was penned by Englishman Paul Kennerley, who would later write country hits for the Judds, ...

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  19. Hank Williams, Jr. Talks New Album 'It's About Time,' Friendship With Kid Rock & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 17 | Billboard

    ... About Time is his version of the Mel Tillis -written "Mental Revenge." The track was also an early hit for Waylon Jennings , and it served as the initial spark that set Nashville buzzing that indeed, Bocephus was back! "That was the one that flipped ...

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  20. Loran Smith: Going back to Luckenbach, TexasRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 16 | Athens Banner-Herald

    If you know about this unincorporated town in the Texas Hill Country, you probably are a country music fan who has heard Willie Nelson and Waylon Jennings sing of going back "to Luckenbach, Texas" in the song "Back to the Basics of Love." If you are familiar with the history of this part of the country, where German immigrants put down roots before the Civil War, you might expect any social gathering to be accompanied by the polka, but this is a place for country music aficionados - all three of them.

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