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  1. Bernie Worrell to headline benefit in Lebanon Twp. May 31Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Jersey Journal

    ... venues all over the country. He is currently producing an album for the legendary Kinky Friedman that features Willie Nelson. Worrell was inducted into the Hall of Fame with Parliament Funkadelic and later played with Talking Heads. Those are just ...


  2. Portraits of the world's most storied rock guitarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Boing Boing

    Most of the guitarists, bassists, and mandolin players in photographer Jay Blakesberg's just released gem of a new book, Guitars That Jam: Portraits of the World's Most Storied Rock Guitars , are members of bands that use rock, bluegrass, the blues, and R&B as launch pads for improvisational jams. But one artist stands apart from this group - Willie Nelson - who posed for Blakesberg in 2014 at the Lockin' Music Festival in Arrington, Virginia with his famously beat-up classical guitar.


  3. The Ballad of Davy JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... the self-invented scene, which was universally dissed by a town still waving its cosmic-cowboy freak flag at Willie Nelson picnics and polishing up Thunderbird blues at Antone's while woodshedding Christopher Cross into national superstardom. To ...


  4. Saffron, La Belle Vie bartenders put own twist on classic cocktailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Star Tribune

    ... stuff. Gorski had yet to build that trust. "It's a different kind of struggle," he said, clapping along to a Willie Nelson song, "because I get people who will ask me for something that's not there anymore. I'm like 'Oh, we don't have that anymore. ...


  5. a Few Minutes with Buffy Sainte-MarieRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Nippertown!

    ... plaintive love song in 1972, and Neil Diamond charted with it in 1972. It was covered by artists as diverse as Willie Nelson, Barbra Streisand, the Boston Pops Orchestra, Roberta Flack and Paul Anka . Half a century later, Sainte-Marie is still ...


  6. Video | Dallas News and Events | Dallas ObserverRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Dallas Observer

    ... hosted on Conan O'Brien's Team Coco website? Hoo boy. Bring on Triumph the Insult Dog. Except with this being Willie Nelson, you... When St. Vincent appeared on Saturday Night Live last summer, it was a bit of a traumatizing experience for some ...


  7. Americana royalty Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell bring a new set of songs to SpoletoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Charleston City Paper

    ... surrounding Guy and Suzanna Clark in Nashville, would increasingly get his songs in the hands of legends like Willie Nelson and Johnny Cash, as well as albums by contemporary country superstars Tim McGraw and Keith Urban. He would also have a bout ...


  8. Maximum Security to Make U.S. Premiere at TNC, 5/28-6/14Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    From May 28 to June 14, Theater for the New City will present the U.S. premiere of "Maximum Security," a new play by Piedad Bonnett, the internationally acclaimed Colombian writer, performed in English translation by Lucia della Paolera and acted by a cast of Latino actors. The play is a brutally realist account of life behind bars for three inmates and a guard, offering a rare look at the prison culture surrounding political prisoners and the unlikely friendships they adapt to when surrounded by a violent and sociopathic population.


  9. 'Truck Stop Troubadours' Set for the Warner This SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... from the Dukes Of Hazard. In addition, they will perform hits from Waylon Jennings 's Outlaw Friends such as Willie Nelson , Merle Haggard , Kris Kristofferson , Hank Williams , George Jones , Travis Tritt and more. The Truck Stop Troubadours are a ...


  10. Willie Nelson & FamilyRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    With a six-decade career and 200 plus albums, this iconic Texan is the creative genius behind the historic recordings of "Crazy," "Red Headed Stranger" and "Stardust." Willie Nelson has earned every conceivable award as a musician and amassed reputable credentials as an author, actor and activist.


  11. Sturgill Simpson: Metamodern Sounds In Country Music [Reviews]Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... is lulling you into a place from which you'll never want to return. You combine those vocal abilities with Willie Nelson 's lyrical prowess and we've got a living legend on our hands. I opened the review by calling " Metamodern Sounds in Country ...


  12. Steve Earle and The Dukes head to Capitol TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    ... May 24, 8 p.m., at Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. Earle is a master storyteller. Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson and Emmylou Harris have recorded some of his songs. In 1986, his debut record, 'Guitar Town,' was released and shot to No. 1 ...


  13. This Week's Best Concerts: Ceremony, Laura Jane Grace, Lana Del ReyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | LA Weekly

    ... at Hanks' weekly Piano Bar gig on Sundays; brooding outlaw country scion Waylon Payne, offspring of longtime Willie Nelson guitarist Jody Payne and chart-topping '70s rebel Sammi Smith; and the untamed Alabama country-rock provocateur Tonya Watts, ...


  14. Banks just say no to pot money as Treasury pushes them into businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Daily Herald

    ... Since then, the industry has been surging. It's getting financing from investment funds and pot icons like Willie Nelson and the estate of Bob Marley are pitching new products. Yet few banks have opened their doors, prompting some 100 business ...


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

    Sunday May 17 | 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 ...


  16. Nashville's famous Music Row studios threatened by wrecking ballsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | CBC News

    ... Elvis Presley, Waylon Jennings, Alan Jackson, Garth Brooks, Vince Gill, Carrie Underwood, George Jones, Willie Nelson, Shania Twain, to name a few, have made music. For the past 12 years, it has been run by the musician Ben Folds, and when his ...


  17. ABC's 'Nashville' stars sing, and it's not just for showRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Columbian

    ... why the series recruited Buddy Miller, widely respected for his work with artists such as Emmylou Harris and Willie Nelson, to serve as music producer. Like Timbaland, who handles the music on "Empire," Miller knows what sounds credible - and how to ...


  18. Music & Concerts Upon B.B. King's death, his guitar Lucille falls silentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... her. Her name was synonymous with his, and that can be said of so few great guitars - Eric Clapton's Blackie, Willie Nelson's Trigger, Eddie Van Halen's Frankenstrat. But none charm like the name Lucille - it's lovely, lyrical, a name you'd get ...


  19. The Story Behind B.B. King's Famous Guitar 'Lucille'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Time

    With every iconic guitarist comes an iconic guitar. Willie Nelson has Trigger, his tattered acoustic Martin.


  20. That Time Snoop Dogg and Willie Nelson Got High and Went to a KFC in AmsterdamRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Eater

    Rapper Snoop Dogg stopped by the The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon last night. First, he participated in a sketch about a bakery that involved a lot of fake arms and a certain green substance, and then he sat down to tell host Jimmy Fallon about the time he hung out with singer Willie Nelson in Amsterdam.