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Yesterday | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Country star Kyle Park excited to perform in idol's hometown

When Kyle Park takes the stage and belts out "On a Greyhound bus..." he's paying tribute to an idol.


Related Topix: Littlefield, Gaming, Waylon, Music!, Country

Monday | CMT.com

Keith Urban Says Garth Brooks Tour Will...

It seems like, for so many years, country artists would always have the same list of influences: Merle Haggard , Waylon Jennings , Willie Nelson and both Hank Williams and Hank Williams Jr. Then, as newer artists were signing record deals, they had a new set of influences.


Related Topix: Keith Urban, Garth Brooks, Country, Merle Haggard, Willie Nelson

Fri Jul 18, 2014


Atteberry Station Live: Lonely Goes

Though they came together in the tiny Texas panhandle town of Wellington, the five members of Atteberry Station claim musical influences as vast as the west Texas vista - from Lubbock legends Waylon Jennings and Buddy Holly to Bakersfield boy Merle Haggard and Florida-born Southern rockers Lynyrd Skynyrd.


Related Topix: Country, Merle Haggard, Garth Brooks

Marin Independent Journal

Lib at Large: Billy Joe Shaver triumphs over age with 'Long in the Tooth'

Of all the musicians I've interviewed over the years, there are a few special ones I won't forget any time soon.


Related Topix: Country, Billy Joe Shaver, Willie Nelson, Waco, TX

Fri Jul 11, 2014

North Shore News

The real deal

Rich Hope and His Blue Rich Rangers perform free outdoor show tonight in Edgemont Village from 7 to 9 p.m. Rich Hope and His Blue Rich Rangers are heading to Edgemont Village tonight, and they're "not particularly polite about their country" music.


Related Topix: Country

Mon Jul 07, 2014


Dierks Bentley, Secret Sisters Salute Jack Clement - Song Premiere

As a solo artist, Cowboy Jack Clement didn't record many albums. The man could sing, play guitar and write hit songs, but he preferred to do most of his work behind the soundboard, where he recorded classics for a far-flung group of country crooners and rootsy rockers, including Jerry Lee Lewis , Charley Pride, Townes Van Zandt, Waylon Jennings, U2 ... (more)


Related Topix: Country, Dierks Bentley, Charley Pride, Music, Entertainment

World Magazine

Sturgill Simpson's ode to restlessness

Country musician Sturgill Simpson stands out from the herd in a number of ways-his interest in theoretical physics for one thing.


Related Topix: Religion, Buddhism, Country, Wine, Drink

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Dallas Observer

The Willie Nelson Duets We Would Love to See Happen

Seeing that the legendary Willie Nelson is performing at his annual 4th of July picnic this Friday, we at DC9 thought it time to do some wishful thinking about dear Willie.


Related Topix: Willie Nelson, Country, Merle Haggard, Ice-T, Rap, Punk, Black Flag

Thu Jul 03, 2014


Jerrod Niemann and Pitbull 'Drink to That All Night' in Miami

Long before he remixed the song with Pitbull, Jerrod Niemann knew his song "Drink to That All Night" was going to be polarizing.


Related Topix: Dance, Pitbull, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Jerrod Niemann, Country, Willie Nelson, Waylon, Music!, Music, Entertainment

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Northern Daily Leader

Anna's Country Music Notes: Here's the hoedown lowdown

For the next four days you can immerse yourself in some of the finest country music this side of the Black Stump.


Related Topix: Adam Harvey, Country, Willie Nelson, The Highwaymen, Kris Kristofferson, Johnny Cash


Billy Joe Shaver, the original honky-tonk hero

Billy Joe Shaver bounced around Nashville in the late '60s and early '70s as a songwriter before helping to invent the style and sound that came to be called "outlaw country."


Related Topix: Country, Billy Joe Shaver, Waylon, Music!, Johnny Cash

Wed Jun 25, 2014

The Doings Weekly

Billy Joe Shaver and 40-plus bands at Fitzgeralda s American Music Festival June 25

Cost : Advance tickets $30 per day ; Four-day pass is $100, available only online at ticketweb.com Children's tickets : $5 for 12 and under, available only at door Note: children are welcome at the club until 10 p.m. Not too many people would begin playing guitar after losing part of their fingers in a sawmill accident.


Related Topix: Country, Billy Joe Shaver, Train Disaster, Bobby Bare

Tue Jun 24, 2014


Legends Waylon Jennings, Buck Owens celebrated at Songwriters Hall of Fame show

Each year the Texas Heritage Songwriters' Hall of Fame honors a new class of talent whose mark on music - in both Texas and beyond - can't be refuted.


Related Topix: Waylon, Music!, Buck Owens, Country, K.T. Oslin, Entertainment

Mon Jun 23, 2014


Tribute Band The Highwaymen Live to Perform at Chumash Casino Resort

The Highwaymen Live will pay tribute to the original outlaws of country music when their acclaimed show reaches the Chumash Casino Resort's Samala Showroom at 8 p.m. Thursday, July 17. The Highwaymen Live tribute band features Michael Moore as Willie Nelson, Bob Gill as Waylon Jennings and Philip Bauer as Johnny Cash.


Related Topix: Willie Nelson, Country, The Highwaymen, Johnny Cash, Kris Kristofferson