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  1. Kat's Korner: SCARECROW remains a classic albumRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Common Ills

    ... did damn little politically. Made me think of Farm Aid as well. John played at the Farm Aid festivals. So did Willie Nelson, Neil Young, Rickie Lee Jones, Loretta Lynn, Carole King, the Pretenders, Dave Matthews Band, Counting Crows, Norah Jones, ...


  2. Neil Young & Willie Nelson Headline Farm Aid 2018 - Photos & Pro-Shot VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | JamBase

    As reported the 33rd annual Farm Aid music festival and benefit was held at the Xfinity Theatre in Hartford on Saturday. The all-day event whose mission statement is to "raise awareness about the loss of family farms and to raise funds to keep farm families on the land" was headlined by Farm Aid board members Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Neil Young backed by Promise Of The Real and Dave Matthews , who teamed up with his longtime musical partner Tim Reynolds .


  3. 9/23/18: Today's Top Tips: SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Nippertown!

    FESTIVAL/MUSIC : Outlaw Music Festival @ Saratoga Performing Arts Center , Saratoga Springs. Featuring Willie Nelson & Family, Neil Young + Promise of the Real, Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats, Lukas Nelson + Promise of the Real, Sturgill Simpson, Particle Kid .


  4. Willie Nelson talks Beto O'Rourke and why he feels sorry for Ted CruzRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Salon

    ... run ads, which helps keep the content you read here free. Learn How "We've never had so much attention," says Willie Nelson . He's sitting on his bus, the Honeysuckle Rose, parked outside the "Late Show With Stephen Colbert ." Nelson, animated and ...


  5. Classic Vinyl: The Drifters Greatest HitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Thewestmorland Gazette

    After a few minor hits, McPhatter was drafted into the US Army. Because of their rising popularity, the remaining group members demanded a higher share of royalties and proceeds from record sales and concert appearances.


  6. On This Day, Sept. 22: Jack Dempsey loses heavyweight championship to Gene TunneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | UPI

    ... of Khuzestan, touching off an eight-year war . In 1985, more than 50 rock and country stars, headed by Willie Nelson, Neil Young and John Mellencamp, staged the 14-hour Farm Aid concert for 78,000 rain-soaked spectators in Champaign, Ill., raising ...


  7. NationalEthan Hawke On 'Blaze' And Making Art For Art's SakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WGBH

    ... but I've become so obsessed with Foley. First of all, I had never realized I had heard songs of his, covers by Willie Nelson... JIM: But then I spent half the night lying in bed listening to Foley - should I be embarrassed I had never heard of him? ...


  8. Good things to do for the week aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Albany Times Union

    ... for Independent Media, 3361 6th Ave., Troy. 518-272-2390; mediasanctuary.org Age is just a number for Willie Nelson. At 85, Nelson is as busy as he's ever been. He's been on the road this summer co-headlining the Outlaw Music Festival with Neil ...


  9. Like Blaze Foley Himself, Ethan Hawke's Blaze Won't Pander to AnyoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Phoenix New Times

    ... heartsick beauty "If I Could Only Fly" (not to be confused with Van Zandt's "To Live Is to Fly"), recorded by Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard on a duet LP in 1987. In 1986, performing it on TV, Haggard quoted his friend Lewis Talley as calling it ...


  10. Best of Late Night: James Corden Makes Fun of Trump for Suggesting Spain Build a WallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The New York Times

    ... people were about to call the police on a black person going about their daily business. Colbert interviewed Willie Nelson on his tour bus. Topics included Nelson's choice of "air freshener" and his support for Representative Beto O'Rourke, who is ...


  11. Willie Nelson is playing his first-ever political concert for Beto...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... purchase an affordable subscription . Current subscribers may log in here . In this Jan. 7, 2017, file photo, Willie Nelson performs in Nashville, Tenn. Nelson has called out current immigration policies as "outrageous" and extended an offer to meet ...


  12. Warner Theatre welcomes Midtown Men, Blues Traveler in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... The group rented a house in Nashville to write and record with Grammy Award-winning producer Matt Rollings (Willie Nelson). Rollings' intense attention to detail unlocked a rich sonic spectrum as he challenged and pushed each member to excel without ...


  13. Legendary Musician Booker T. Jones To Perform Annual Benefit Concert For Historic NewtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... "Green Onions" and backing artists ranging from Otis Redding , Mavis Staples and Neil Young to Ray Charles , Willie Nelson and Bob Dylan . In a career that has spanned decades, including recent collaborations with bands The Roots and Drive-By ...


  14. Willie Nelson laughs at Trump's base for just discovering the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Salon

    Willie Nelson's visit to "The View" on Tuesday began with a derisive laugh at President Donald Trump's supporters Willie Nelson's Tuesday visit to "The View" began with a derisive laugh at Trump's base, which has suddenly and angrily discovered that the legendary pot-smoking country star supports Democrats. Nelson will headline a September 29 benefit concert for Texas Democrat Beto O'Rourke , who is challenging conservative Republican Ted Cruz for Senate in what's expected to be a tight and tough race.


  15. As Willie Nelson Says "I Don't Care" About Right-Wing Revolt Over Beto Endorsement, His Son Applauds Dad for Leading "With His Heart"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Common Dreams

    ... on ABC's "The View." (Photo: ABC/Screengrab) Legendary country singer and longtime progressive activist Willie Nelson has enraged a small but vocal right-wing segment of his fans by endorsing Rep. Beto O'Rourke over Sen. Ted Cruz in the upcoming ...


  16. Key Words: Boycott Willie? Lukas Nelson has a message for those slamming his dadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | MarketWatch

    ... smoking has deteriorated Willie's mind gone off the deep end joined the libtard association Angry fans attack Willie Nelson over Beto rally appearance. https://t.co/3Cq16sdAkf Seriously......THATS DISGUSTING I geuss Willie spent to much time in ...


  17. Childish Gambino took fans to hip-hop church on his booming final tour: reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | The Jersey Journal

    Whenever an artist or band announces its "final tour," shrewd music fans typically wink and nod, knowing such proclamations should really come with a "*for now" caveat. How many times did The Rolling Stones try to "retire" from the stage? What about Aerosmith? How about Eric Clapton threatening to leave a few years back? Or Ozzy Osbourne's "No More Tours" roadshow in the early '90s? You may even recall Willie Nelson hanging it up way back in 1972 - he's been touring ever since.


  18. On Her TermsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Folio Weekly

    ... SugarHill Studios helped her capture some of the magic made in years past by artists like George Jones, Willie Nelson and Lightnin' Hopkins. "Walkin' around the halls of that studio, you don't hear people talking about the charts," Womack told The ...


  19. Leave Willie alone, Fort Worth Republican says. - Texans should be better than this'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... don't like what he or she is doing. They called him names such as "socialist commie" and "damn socialist." Willie Nelson "can Shove his new record...he might as well get a pair of Nikes and an Antifa flag as far as I'm concerned," Calvin Carr posted ...


  20. Sturgill Simpson Opens up on Start to Country Music CareerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | WYCD-FM Southfield

    ... record for well over a year and that he's "well burnt out on it already." He is currently out on the road with Willie Nelson for the 2018 Outlaw Music Festival.