Willie Nelson Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. The 10 Best Concerts in Dallas This Week: Willie Nelson, Mac Miller & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | Dallas Observer

    Thanksgiving: It's bad. Sure, if you surgically remove the singular element of "having a big family dinner and being thankful," it's perfectly fine.


  2. 100 Mile House and T. Buckley Trio make a fine November roots pairingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 22 | Canada.com

    ... tributes to family. In that category there was John Dear, for MacKay's father, and a room-hushing cover of Willie Nelson's Always On My Mind that was prologued by a recollection of their grandfather. The British influence really pervades their ...


  3. Westerman hears Day, Nelson in a musical weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 22 | NWAonline

    Willie Nelson performs Wednesday with his sons Lukas and Jacob Micah after receiving the Gershwin Prize for Popular Song at the Library of Congress. Fourth District U.S. Rep. Bruce Westerman spent time last week enjoying the music of two famous singers.


  4. Singer-Songwriter Will Whalen at The Red BarnRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 21 | KAFM Grand Junction

    Will Whalen combines his mastery of a loop station with guitar and keyboard to perform an eclectic mix of music, ranging from indie rock to blues. Sometimes wild, sometimes mellow, there's something for everyone in a Will Whalen set.


  5. Rising star Erica Nicole takes the indie route to the country chartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | Nashville Scene

    ... well sung and produced. Nicole cites Patsy Cline as a primary influence, as well as Reba McEntire and Willie Nelson. She's not really concerned or worried about either the "bro country" issue or the notion that it's tougher these days for women in ...


  6. Brian Setzer Orchestra to Perform Christmas Rocks Concert for SiriusXM, 12/1Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... online at www.siriusxm.com/streaming . Outlaw Country plays country rebels like Johnny Cash, Waylon Jennings, Willie Nelson, David Allan Coe, Dwight Yoakam, Hank Williams Jr., Steve Earle, Emmylou Harris, Lucinda Williams, Drive-By Truckers and Old ...


  7. Singer-Songwriter turned Author debuting first literary workRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | Examiner.com

    ... CD's out of a suitcase. As a singer he has had the opportunity to be the opening act for artists ranging from Willie Nelson to Ray LaMontagne, Nickel Creek, Keith Urban, Susan Tedeschi, and Tristan Prettyman. Medium Hero and Other Stories will be ...


  8. Gatlin Brothers Defend Controversial Songs About Guns,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | Billboard

    ... we did it our way. We weren't trying to be different for its own sake. When you hang out with Johnny Cash , Willie Nelson and Roger Miller when you're coming up -- if you're paying attention, you will probably do things a little bit different. They ...


  9. Kinky Friedman Still Grappling With...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | CMT.com

    ... author of gumshoe tales (starring a character named "Kinky Friedman"), singer-songwriter and smoking buddy of Willie Nelson. For example, while publicists push The Loneliest Man I Ever Met as Chicago-reared Richard Friedman's first album of new ...


  10. Sadly, Rihanna Won't Launch Marijuana Line Dubbed 'MaRihanna'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | Lite 98.7

    ... Dogg recently launched his own weed line called Leafs by Snoop during a private party in Denver, and singer Willie Nelson is set to release a line called Willie's Reserve . Rihanna's MaRihanna will reportedly be available for purchase in states ...


  11. Concerts in Columbia: Nov. 19-25Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 18 | Free Times

    ... of their Trinidadian heritage. -Kyle Petersen Venue on Broad: 9 p.m., free; 803-713-8333, venueonbroad.com Willie Nelson - When Willie Nelson, 82, had to cancel some tour dates for health reasons earlier this year, people were understandably ...


  12. Willie Nelson on Trump: 'I'd smoke one with anybody'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | The Hill

    Willie Nelson says he doesn't "have anything personally against" Donald Trump, and would even light up with the GOP presidential front-runner. "Oh, I'd smoke one with anybody," the longtime country crooner and marijuana legalization activist tells CNN's Brooke Baldwin in an interview from his tour bus posted Thursday.


  13. Sturgill SimpsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | LA Weekly

    Outlaw country's demonological hierarchy is loaded with powerhouse seditionaries, from such stellar forebears as David Allan Coe and Willie Nelson down through hardworking honky-tonk heroes like Hank III, Dallas Moore and Tonya Watts. But the most radical and irresistible upstart of 'em all has got to be Sturgill Simpson.


  14. Portland, you Ain't Misbehavin'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | Examiner.com

    ... 32 bars. It has been re-recorded by a myriad of artists over the years, from Ray Charles to Nat King Cole and Willie Nelson. This might be where you're wondering how a jazz composition was adapted into a full hour-and-a-half play. In normal ...


  15. Prophets and Outlaws take stage WednesdayRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 19 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... Jamie Ringholm on piano. The band compares itself to the "outlaws" of country music, including Merle Haggard, Willie Nelson, Johnny Cash and Waylon Jennings, because it is not following the formula of what country music should be. "We are not really ...


  16. Willie Nelson awarded Gershwin Popular Song PrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | Washington Times

    Willie Nelson , the ponytailed composer of such classics as "Crazy" and "On the Road Again," this week became the first country star to win the Gershwin Popular Song Prize, joining the ranks of such previous winners as Billy Joel, Paul McCartney and Stevie Wonder. Mr. Nelson , a top-line performer for more than a half-century, with a life story as colorful as some of his most memorable songs, was honored in an event at the District's DAR Constitution Hall Wednesday evening that featured performances by such renowned artists and Nelson fans as Cyndi Lauper , Paul Simon and Alison Krauss.


  17. Willie Nelson is the first Country musician awarded 2015 Gershwin Music AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | Examiner.com

    On Wednesday, November 18, 2015, Willie Nelson became the first country music artist to receive the prestigious Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song . The award honors a living performer and/or composer whose contributions to popular music exemplifies the standard of excellence associated with George and Ira Gershwin .


  18. Willie Nelson receives Gershwin Prize for Popular SongRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | Big News Network.com

    Willie Nelson became the first country singer to receive the Gershwin Prize for Popular Song from the Library of Congress Wednesday. Nelson, 82, was celebrated for his decades-long career and musical contribution to American culture at the library's Thomas Jefferson Building.


  19. Watch Willie Nelson Revive Newly Relevant "Promised Land" At Gershwin Prize CeremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | Stereogum

    Last night, Willie Nelson was honored with the Library Of Congress' Gershwin Prize at a gala in Washington, DC. He's the first country singer to receive the award since its inception in 2007.


  20. Neil Young and Paul Simon join in Gershwin Prize tribute to Willie NelsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | Los Angeles Times

    Willie Nelson's duet with Cyndi Lauper during Wednesday night's Gershwin Prize tribute was not the best moment in the show, but it perfectly encapsulated why Nelson was being honored by the Library of Congress as a standard-bearer for American song. Nelson and Lauper - the Red Headed Stranger and the pink-haired chanteuse - sang "Let's Call the Whole Thing Off," the Gershwin standard that will be part of Nelson's next album, which happens to be a collection of songs by George and Ira Gershwin.