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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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)