Wednesday Mar 5
Journal and Courier
Purdue Galleries blends music, history, art with country music exhibit
On the brick walls of the Fountain Gallery, the simple black and white prints of Waylon Jennings smoking a cigarette, Jerry Lee Lewis at the piano and a young Ralph Stanley at home in front of the fireplace stand in stark contrast to the flashy country shows of the likes of Toby Keith, Luke Bryan and Miranda Lambert.
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Tue Mar 04, 2014
Catch outlaw legend Billy Joe Shaver on the aptly named Shotguns stage at SXSW
In one sentence: Shaver is the man behind the songs on Waylon Jennings' Honky Tonk Heroes , largely considered the first true outlaw album.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
The Next Generation of Country Music: Jason Boland & The Stragglers
Much like Bob Childers, Waylon Jennings, and other red-dirt forebears, they're more interested in forging connections with live audiences than precisely defining their sound.
J.P. Cormier gives much, gets back more on long road trip
Audiences love him. He'll often jump off the stage and work the room. He turned three on Feb. 14. Clearly, we're not talking about J.P. Cormier, though audiences love him, too.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Waylon Jennings and Buck Owens to join Texas Songwriters' Hall of ...
Each year, the Texas Heritage Songwriters' Association honors troubadours who have left a mark on the Texas music industry - from homegrown Austin heroes to Nashville-based legends - by inducting them into its Hall of Fame.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Austin American Statesman
Waylon Jennings among hall of fame honorees
Kris Kristofferson, Shooter Jennings and Jessi Colter will perform a tribute to Waylon Jennings at the Texas Heritage Songwriters' Association's ninth annual Hall of Fame Awards Show on June 22 at ACL Live.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
W.Va. native returns for weekend shows
Big Chimney native Mikele Buck returns to the area this weekend, and he's bringing his eponymous band from Greenville, N.C., with him.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
The Mountaineer Publishing Company
Strike up the band
Waylon Jennings may have been thinking of country instead of pop, but a love of music and performing for large audiences in the Maggie Valley Pavilion has brought local residents together to create the Haywood Community Band, which soon begins rehearsals for its twelfth season of free concerts for the community on the third Sunday evening, May ... (more)
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Remembering Waylon Jennings, One Of My Musical Heroes - Brian's Blog [VIDEO]
I grew up listening to country music. Buck Owens and Charley Pride and Eddy Arnold were cranked in our house more often than not.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Marty Stuart, Fabulous Superlatives Shine on Staples, Deep Cuts: Live Review
Going to a Marty Stuart show is somewhat of a different experience than most country music concerts.
National Public Radio
Hangin' Tuff: Eric Church Takes A Chance On 'The Outsiders'
Eric Church is working on a level that few other country artists of his generation can touch.
Fri Feb 07, 2014
Country evolution: Jason Aldean not afraid to experiment
"I think everybody always wants to categorize everythng: this is country rock; this country pop; this is hick hop when the rap stuff kind of came into country," drawled the man from Georgia in a telephone interview.