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  1. Songwriter Red Lane DiesRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | ContactMusic.com

    ... to perform with artists like Dottie West and Merle Haggard , and on recordings by Johnny Cash , Bobby Bare and Willie Nelson. However, it was his songwriting which really earned him acclaim and he found huge success penning country classics such as ...


  2. Big gigs for July 3-9: Kacey Musgraves, Beach Boys, Salt-N-Pepa, Booker T. Jones, 'Weird' AlRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Star Tribune

    ... as "Green Onions" and "Time Is Tight"; as a sideman, he's played with Otis Redding, Sam & Dave, Neil Young and Willie Nelson, among others. Always a treat. (7 & 9 p.m. Fri. & 7 p.m. Sat., Dakota Jazz Club, $35 & $42.) Oldies rock isn't the only ...


  3. Silicon Valley meets Bob MarleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Economist

    ... the secrets of emerging brands, such as those associated with those two legendary singers and weed experts, Willie Nelson (who announced in April that he is launching his own brand) and Bob Marley. Others debated how to make use of hemp, a crop ...


  4. David Bromberg Quintet returns to The Newton TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | The West Milford Messenger

    In his early career, Bromberg was a first-call, “hired gun” guitarist for recording sessions, ultimately playing on hundreds of records by artists including Bob Dylan, The Eagles, Ringo Starr, Willie Nelson, and Carly Simon. An unexpected and wildly successful solo spot at the 1970 Isle of Wight Festival in Great Britain led to a solo deal with Columbia Records, for whom David recorded four albums.


  5. 18 Best Things to Do in L.A. This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | LA Weekly

    ... a certain Greatest Damn Country on Earth is celebrating her 239th birthday this weekend. A 35mm screening of Willie Nelson's 4th of July Celebration kicks off the festivities at the Aero. Released in 1979, when America was barely two centuries old, ...


  6. Here are the top 13 things to do in Austin for 4th of July weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | CultureMap

    ... there will a free shindig at Elizabeth Milburn Park, with fireworks at 9:15 pm. Saturday, July 4 at 10 am Willie Nelson's 4th of July Picnic This iconic Texas event is returning to Austin. Willie Nelson's 42nd annual festival at Circuit of the ...


  7. Joel Gehrke 1 hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | National Review Online

    ... difficult to imagine what would constitute such a mistake. "Trump's the only candidate who can bring out the 'Willie Nelson for President' vote," says one unaligned GOP operative. "It's a big 'if,' but what if he just radically expands the ...


  8. Tonight in live music: Great Peacock at Rock the Park, Sonic Graffiti tour kick-off & moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    Tomorrow is a national holiday, which means that this Thurs., July 2, is the start of a three-day weekend! Go see some live music.


  9. Halfway there: County meet-and-greet heads to hillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Recorder

    I'm beginning to hear Willie Nelson in the back of my mind as I wend my way across Franklin County.


  10. Ex LibrisIT'S No Masterpiece, but 'Averton' Tells an Important StoryRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | American Reporter

    ... Pennsylvanian musicians out-competing such industry icons as "Shania Twain, Kenny Rogers, Dolly Parton and Willie Nelson?" Likely it was very few. When asked the band's secret to success, Jolin answered, "I think it's just the music. You put all the ...


  11. Playback: Willie's Picnic Comes HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Austin Chronicle

    On Saturday, Willie Nelson 's Fourth of July Picnic returns to Austin for the first time in five years with the strongest lineup in double that time.


  12. Famed Songwriter Red Lane Dead at 76Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | CMT.com

    A member of the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame since 1993, Lane wrote or co-wrote such country classics as Tammy Wynette 's "Till I Get It Right," Merle Haggar d's "My Own Kind of Hat," John Conlee 's "Miss Emily's Picture," George Strait 's "Tell Me Something Bad About Tulsa," Willie Nelson 's "Blackjack County Chain," Eddy Arnold 's "They Don't Make Love Like They Used To" and B.J. Thomas' "New Looks From an Old Lover." Lane was born Hollis Rudolph DeLaughter in Zona, Louisiana, on Feb. 2, 1939.


  13. A Poem Is a Great Portrait of '70s WeirdnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | OC Weekly

    ... crew, as well as to give you the whiskey shivers when he sings "Take Me"; later, Blank shows us a pre-beard Willie Nelson rocking a roadhouse with "Good Hearted Woman," his band sounding pretty much as they do today. Russell himself kiboshed the ...


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    Wednesday Jul 1 | WDRM-FM Hutsville

    ... album she bought the day it came out, and the wedding dress she wore when she married Garth Brooks. On July 6, Willie Nelson and Kris Kristofferson will pay tribute to their friend (and Highwayman bandmate) during "Outlaw: Celebrating the Music of ...


  15. Bradford Lee Folk and the Bluegrass Playboys to play the Hometeam...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Moultrie News

    Fresh off the stage with Willie Nelson and Allison Krauss in Oregon, Bradford Folk and the Bluegrass Playboys will be rolling up and down the southern east coast this July, and along the way will stop in Sullivan's Island, at the Hometeam BBQ, Saturday, July 18, 10 p.m., $5.


  16. Rex Moroux to perform at Levitt AMP Music Series in Lafayette tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... Tenn. He counts numerous artists among his influences, including Leonard Cohen, Jeff Tweedy, Hank Williams, Willie Nelson, Tammy Wynette, Bruce Springsteen and more. A political action committee backing Governor Bobby Jindal's run for president, ...


  17. PHOTOS: Country recording artist, Tim Charron, back in Boston by Amy NachbarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Examiner.com

    Country recording artist, Tim Charron, made his way back up to Boston recently with an energetic show at Loretta's Last Call on Lansdowne Street. He currently divides his time between Nashville and Florida and spends the rest of his time opening for some of country's finest including, Bret Michaels, the Charlie Daniels Band, Clint Black, Randy Travis and Willie Nelson just to name a few.


  18. Tony Harrison Looks To Beat Nelson in Style on PBCRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Boxing Scene

    Undefeated rising star Tony Harrison is set for his Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN showdown against Willie Nelson taking place Saturday, July 11 from the USF Sun Dome in Tampa and will look to make an impression in his first PBC start. Harrison's fight will mark the very first PBC on ESPN bout and will precede the evening's main event featuring undefeated welterweight world champion Keith "One Time" Thurman battling former world champion Luis Collazo on ESPN, with televised coverage beginning at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT.


  19. Music Review: Country singer Kacey Musgraves wows on 2nd albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | News Tribune

    ... and "Fine" position Musgraves as a classic country singer-songwriter extending the work of Roger Miller and Willie Nelson. The only thing controversial about "Pageant Material" is how stridently it seeks to express a distinctive style of its own ...


  20. CMT To Premiere Rainey Qualley VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Booking powerhouse CAA signed Rainey earlier this year, and her first dates were opening for her hero Willie Nelson's two sold-out shows at the famed Ryman Auditorium. SirusXM's The Highway added her song, "Turn Me On Like The Radio," as a "Highway ...