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  1. The boys in the band: Mark Lindsay explores the Rebel Raiders' 'Collage' albumRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Click to hear Paul Revere and the Raiders charge through a winning cover of Laura Nyro's "Save the Country," the opening cut on 'Collage,' the 12th studio album released by the rockers in March 1970. In the fourth installment of an exclusive interview, well-spoken artist Mark Lindsay agreed to revisit old times with the Idaho group that brought him through stardom's door in 1965 on Dick Clark's Where the Action Is! television series and unleashed a plethora of rock anthems including "Kicks," "Good Thing," "Ups and Downs," and "Let Me."

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  2. The boys in the band: Mark Lindsay explores the Rebel Raiders' 'Collage' albumRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    In the fourth installment of an exclusive interview debuting in this column on Wednesday, March 4, the well-spoken artist Mark Lindsay agreed to revisit old times with the Idaho group that brought him through stardom's door in 1965 on Dick Clark's Where the Action Is! television series and unleashed a plethora of rock anthems including "Kicks," "Good Thing," "Ups and Downs," and "Let Me." "Just Seventeen" b/w "Sorceress with Blue Eyes," a No.

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  3. Jamie Jones' 'Pissed Off Rednecks Like Me,' the...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | KUAD-FM Windsor

    Promotional mailings for Jamie Jones' song "Pissed Off Rednecks Like Me" promises "the most controversial song of the year." It's too early to give away that award in 2015, but the track is certainly dividing country fans into two groups.

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  4. The Garage: UBC's CITR raising funds to preserve campus radio's historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Canada.com

    CITR, the radio station that broadcasts from the University of B.C., is in the middle of its Fundrive, which ends Friday. The object of Fundrive is to raise $40,000 to convert its many cassettes, reel-to-reel tapes and the like to digital format.

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  5. Kid Rock Kicked Johnson Off His Land When Hunting Party Turned Into Camping ChaosRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | ContactMusic.com

    Kid Rock and his Alabama neighbour Jamey Johnson recently fell out when the country rocker turned an invite to hunt on Rock's land into a camp-out for himself and a gang of friends. The two musicians became friends after meeting at mutual pal Hank Williams, Jr.'s home near their two estates, and Kid Rock was more than happy to let Johnson use his land for a father-and-daughter day out - but he had to ask his guests to leave when they turned the excursion into a camping party.

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  6. Country/Rock Artist Phil Vaught Supports MS AwarenessRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 1 | PR Log

    Just after releasing his 1st Album Drive Phil Vaught begins MS Awareness Month by asking his fans/friends and others to get educated and involved! PRLog - Mar. 1, 2015 - With his album Drive released yesterday on iTunes, Phil Vaught is on a mission to help educate and bring awareness to Multiple Scleroses ! "It is a disease that I have found affects a lot of my fans and friends, often described as sneaky, hearing and seeing what they go through affecting not only them but their families and others, it was important for me to be able to use my voice, my platform to help educate others about MS!" States Phil Vaught Phil Vaught grew up in Kentucky.

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  7. Country/Rock Artist Phil Vaught's Album Drive Released on iTunes TodayRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 28 | PRLog US Entertainment

    "Phil Vaught sounds like the future of country music, he keeps it real with amazing heart and soul!" Eliot Lewis PRLog - Feb. 28, 2015 - Phil Vaught grew up in Kentucky. The son of a Minister and from a very musical family, he was exposed to music very early in life.

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  8. Gordon Lightfoot to return to the Akron Civic Theatre in SpringRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Ohio.com

    This Canadian singer-songwriter has achieved international success in folk, folk-rock, and country music, and has been credited for helping define the folk-pop sound of the 1960s and 1970s. He has been referred to as Canada's greatest songwriter and internationally as a folk-rock legend.

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  9. The Killer Inside Kid RockRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | RollingStone

    There's good news for the feral hogs on Bob Ritchie's rural Alabama estate: The red-state rocker is plotting his return to music. en miles outside town on a two-lane county road, just past the trailer park and across the street from Hank Williams Jr.'s place, there's a driveway with a poster that says "Re-Elect Sheriff Russell Thomas."

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  10. Drive by Phil Vaught to be ReleasedRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | PR Log

    Phil Vaught and his band tour over 200 dates a year, his 1st album Drive is set to hit Itunes February 28th! PRLog - Feb. 26, 2015 - Phil Vaught on Drive, "This album is basically opening up a side of my personality that is not seen by most people who see us "live". It is rather intimate and expresses some different angles of my personality.

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  11. Country/Rock Artist Phil Vaught to Release Album Drive February 28th on ItunesRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | PR Log

    With over 200 tour dates a year, Country/Rock Artist Phil Vaught's Album "Drive" is being released on February 28th on Itunes! PRLog - Feb. 26, 2015 - Phil Vaught grew up in Kentucky. The son of a Minister and from a very musical family, he was exposed to music very early in life.

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  12. Kid Rock, - First Kiss'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Boston.com

    If you made a list of all things that Kid Rock likes and dislikes you'd have a pretty good summation of his 10th album, "First Kiss." In the pro column: Reminiscing, Tom Petty, Johnny Cash, Hank Williams, Jr., Keith Whitley, Jesus, whiskey, beer, and bourbon.

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  13. Kid Rock hunts for more hits with 'First Kiss'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | USA Today

    There's a reason Kid Rock's new album, First Kiss, comes out today. Deer season ended in Alabama two weeks ago.

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  14. As Expected, Sports Illustrated's Swimville Was Kind of a Weird SceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Nashville Scene

    To the average, red-blooded American man, nothing takes the bite out of winter's sting like the ray of sunshine that is Sports Illustrated 's annual Swimsuit Issue, wherein the predominantly jock-centered journalism steps almost completely aside to showcase full-color photos of scantily clad models, usually on a beach or something. This year, for its 50th swimsuit edition, the magazine chose Nashville as the site of its kickoff extravaganza, which included not only performances by Cream faves Kings of Leon and Mikky Ekko at The Schermerhorn , but also a two-day mini-fest in the middle of our legendary tourist mecca Lower Broad called " Swimville ."

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  15. NTNWS 2-12 lovatto.jpgRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Lenoir News-Topic

    David Lovatto, 66, walked behind his keyboard setup wearing a T-shirt with a vintage Pepsi logo on it, a black Fedora pulled down over his face and long, white hair. His hands fluttered over the electronic keys, which played notes that sounded like an electric guitar.

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  16. Some Lessons About Branding Distilled From the Life of an Old-School MoonshinerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Entrepreneur Magazine

    His tombstone reads: Popcorn Says F**k You. That's all the evidence you need to see that the moonshiner Marvin "Popcorn" Sutton didn't care what anybody thought of him.

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  17. LOCASH Announces 2015 'I Love This Life' TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | BroadwayWorld.com

    LOCASH is at the top of their game in 2015 with a new single on the brink of major radio impact and a multitude of tour dates slated to hit major markets across the United States. Loving life and loving bringing new music to their loyal fans, the duo announces its 2015 I Love This Life Tour, coming to a city near you.

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  18. Nick Riggins of CMT's "Tobacco Wars" to Headline Hollywood Meets Nashville Grammy Viewing PartyRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 5 | PRLog US Entertainment

    "Tobacco Wars" star, Nick Riggins will topline the list of entertainers at the upcoming Hollywood Meets Nashville Grammy Viewing Party. Gospel heavyweight T-Ran Gilbert and Musik Mafia alumnus, Timothy Chance will also perform.

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  19. Darrell McCall on stage in LeakeyRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 4 | The Bandera County Courier

    Courtesy photo Country legend Darrell McCall Country singing legend Darrell McCall will perform for one night only Saturday, Feb. 7, at the Buckhorn Bar & Grill in Leakey. After beginning his recording career in 1960, McCall's musical style quickly morphed into his signature country sound.

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  20. Kid Rock eventually became a true 'Urban Cowboy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | Murfreesboro Post

    Give a toast to the sun, drink with the stars Get thrown in the mix an' tossed out of bars Zip to Tijuana, I wanna roam Find Motown an' tell them fools to come back home Start an escort service for all the right reasons An' set up shop at the top of Four Seasons Kid Rock an' I'm the 'Real McCoy' An' I'm headin' out west, sucker because I wanna be a Cowboy, baby With the top let back an' the sunshine shinin' Cowboy, baby West coast chillin' with the Boone's Wine I wanna be a cowboy, baby Ridin' at night 'cause I sleep all day Cowboy, baby I can smell a pig from a mile away The first time I recall hearing the above song was around 1999, at a friend's home.

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