Willie Nelson Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Raelyn Nelson to rock Showdown TownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Vail Daily News

    The Moe's Original BBQ Showdown Town free concert series, presented by the Vail Valley Foundation, the Town of Eagle, and Bonfire Brewing, invites fans of all ages back for another free concert on Thursday, this time with Raelyn Nelson, who takes the stage at 6:30 p.m. The granddaughter of Willie Nelson, Raelyn Nelson and her band pushes out tracks that are a country-rock clash of "three chords and the truth." Raised on devotionals and "Papa's" classics, Nelson changed her tune when she met Jonathan Bright , a veteran of the underground scene.

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  2. Top 10 Albums of the YearRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... a small town, and "Late to the Party" finds Musgraves dropping the sarcasm and being earnest for once. Hidden Willie Nelson duet "Are You Sure" is a standout, too. One of two duet albums on this list, "Django and Jimmie" is a wonder to behold. This ...

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  3. Songwriter Wayne Carson Dies At 72Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | National Public Radio

    Wayne Carson was a prolific songwriter who hit the top of the country and pop charts. He was best known for songs that included "Always On My Mind," recorded by both Elvis Presley and Willie Nelson.

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  4. "The Letter" songwriter Wayne Carson dies at 72Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | CBS News

    Grammy-winning songwriter Wayne Carson, who wrote such hits as the Willie Nelson classic "Always On My Mind," and The Box Tops' "The Letter," has died. He was 72. Carson died on Monday in Nashville, Tennessee, in hospice care after a lengthy illness, according to family friend Shirley Hutchins.

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  5. Wayne Carson, writer of 'Always On My Mind,' dies at 72Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Art Daily

    ... co-writers brought in at the studio, won Grammys for the song in 1983 after it became a hit for country giant Willie Nelson. Other notable versions included a dance pop rendition by the Pet Shop Boys in 1987. Carson said that "Always On My Mind" had ...

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  6. Wayne Carson dead: Award-winning songwriting icon Wayne Carson dies at 72Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Examiner.com

    ... friend Shirley Hutchins. according to family friend Shirley Hutchins. Carson penned song classics including Willie Nelson' smash hit "Always On My Mind," and The Box Tops' "The Letter." Wayne Carson received his first number one hit in 1966 ...

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  7. Willie Nelson: Marijuana will be legal in all 50 U.S. states within the decadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... 46 percent support "changing West Virginia law to regulate and tax marijuana similarly to alcohol" (Dec. 2013) Willie Nelson, the outlaw country singer and Texas legend, predicts marijuana will be legal in all 50 states by the end of the decade. ...

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  8. Loveland Cycle 'n Fitness has a new focus on feetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | ReporterHerald.com

    ... being given new life. NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Grammy-winning songwriter Wayne Carson, who wrote hits like the Willie Nelson classic "Always On My Mind," and The Box Tops' "The Letter," has died.

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  9. 'The Letter' Songwriter Wayne Carson Dies at Age 72Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | ABC News

    Grammy-winning songwriter Wayne Carson, who wrote hits like the Willie Nelson classic "Always On My Mind," and The Box Tops' "The Letter," has died. He was 72. Carson died on Monday in Nashville, Tennessee, in hospice care after a lengthy illness, according to family friend Shirley Hutchins.

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  10. INTERVIEW : PJ Bond speaks to eGigsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 21 | EGigs.co.uk

    ... Dead, some old soul and groove jazz records, and I am constantly spinning albums from country legends like Willie Nelson, Emmylou Harris, Hank Williams. These all have a uniting tie of feeling authentic, real, honest. Of course not every story ...

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  11. Prime country in CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Creative Loafing

    Whether it's Kenny Chesney or Brad Paisley; Willie Nelson or Kacey Musgraves; Sturgill Simpson or Miranda Lambert, country music artists have never had a big problem drawing a crowd to music venues of all sizes in Charlotte. Yet for all that stereotypical love of pickup trucks, cowboy boots and trailer park tales, the Queen City lacks a solid country music foundation to build from on the local level.

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  12. Go & Do: A great read, gorgeous art, good music and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... Clark, Earle has built his own reputation for great songwriting. His songs have been recorded by Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, Emmylou Harris, Waylon Jennings, The Pretenders and countless others. There's a suggested donation of $8 and $10 at the ...

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  13. Kate O'Neal Set for Spotlight Cabaret Series at Winter Park Playhouse This WeekRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... to the theater, Kate enjoyed a career as a professional singer in a band and opened for such artists as Willie Nelson , Randy Travis , and Alan Jackson . General Admission tickets are $20 plus a one drink minimum. Once sold out, a limited number of ...

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  14. Jason Isbell's 'Something More Than Free' Rings With The Promise of JoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... of country albums made in the 1970s by singer-songwriters like Roger Miller, Tom T. Hall and the pre-outlaw Willie Nelson. There's an emphasis on the lyrics. Isbell is a compulsive storyteller, and yet he avoids elaborate word play or literary ...

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  15. Shooter Jennings praises Luke Bryan's apology on outlaw country commentsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... for off-the-cuff remarks about the outlaw country movement and three of its prime proponents: Waylon Jennings, Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard. When Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard last got together in a recording studio, it was with their fellow ...

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  16. Waylon JenningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | NNDB

    ... Kris Kristofferson , and not long afterwards initiated an equally enduring working relationship with Willie Nelson (his friendship with Johnny Cash having been founded already upon his arrival in Nashville in 1965). During this period, a rougher and ...

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  17. a Q & a and Video Premiere: The Earnest Lovers - 'San Andreas' Fault'Read the original story

    Monday Jul 13 | Folk Alley

    ... Portland has a historically strong traditional country music heritage that might not seem apparent at first. Willie Nelson lived here, playing the local honky tonks and DJing at a radio station in neighboring Vancouver, Washington. During the '40s ...

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  18. Apples or Oranges? Does it Take a Fistfight to Decide? [POLL]Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | KUAD-FM Windsor

    ... if you had to be there for a year. We've all had that conversation at one point in time. Waylon Jennings or Willie Nelson? Farrah Fawcett or Daisy Duke? Steak or Chicken? These two clowns though were actually to the point of a fistfight though over ...

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  19. Luke Bryan comes under fire from country fans and speaks upRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | 95 KSJ

    Luke Bryan is defending himself after a recent interview where he made comments about legendary outlaw country artists. All the ruckus stems from Luke's comments saying that he was not a,"those were the good ole days kind of guy" and people who want to hear Merle Haggard, Willie Nelson, and Waylon Jennings, "just need to buy Merle, Willie, and Waylon".

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  20. Luke Bryan catching heat from Waylon Jenning's familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | Y 103

    Luke Bryan has been getting a lot of heat for his recently published comments about country legends Waylon Jennings, Willie Nelson and the stars known from the 1970s and 1980s as "The Outlaws." In a recent interview with Hits Daily Double to promote his new album, Kill The Lights, Bryan was quoted as saying, "I'm not an outlaw country singer.

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