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  1. Live Music EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Best of New Orleans

    In May, Canadian singer/songwriter and Lilith Fair founder Sarah McLachlan released her latest collection of soft rock ballads, Shine On , her first release of new material in four years.


  2. CountryRead the original story

    Saturday | Broward-Palm Beach

    Shelton Hank Williams III terrifies most folks in his hometown of Nashville. He has alienated himself from every Music City "name," including his estranged father, Randall Hank Williams Jr. Taking his cue from the legendary, hard-living grandfather he never knew, Shelton has dedicated himself... More>>


  3. CMT All-Time Top 40: Hank Williams Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | CMT.com

    Hank Williams Jr. stepped out of his father's long shadow to become one of the most popular country stars of the 1970s and 1980s.


  4. Two Signs That Dierks Bentley's Show Is a...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | CMT.com

    Dierks Bentley knows by now how to tell if his show is a really, really good show.


  5. Gone Country proves a huge hit opening four-day Rock The Park at Harris ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The London Free Press

    Eli Young Band vocalist Mike Eli and drummer Chris Thompson get the crowd warmed up at Rock The Park presents Gone Country Music Festival in Harris Park in London, Ontario on Wednesday July 23, 2014.


  6. The Baseball Project's home runRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    You can call it a supergroup if you wish: It started recording in 2007 with Scott McCaughey and Steve Wynn , and quickly grew to include drummer Linda Pitmon and R.E.M. guitarist Peter Buck.


  7. Steve Young tops Sunday's concertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Examiner.com

    Country, Americana, and folk singer and songwriter Steve Young heads the Central Iowa concert calendar for Sunday, July 20. Young is the man who wrote and recorded "Seven Bridges Road" long before it was made famous by the Eagles and covered again later by Joan Baez, Rita Coolidge, Iain Matthews, Ricochet, and, most recently, Dolly Parton.


  8. Road trip show: Hank Williams Jr and Ted Nugent hit the Mid-America CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Examiner.com

    Two of the most outspoken, quotable musicians in the land will be hitting Iowa on Thursday.


  9. Punk music-lovin' Hank Williams III tours as a dual performerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Jacksonville Daily News

    With his name and a face and voice strikingly similar to his grandfather's, the pressure and expectations were going to be high.


  10. 8 Surprisingly Feminist Country Songs Written By DudesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Dallas Observer

    We all know that country music, by and large, isn't the most progressive of musical genres.


  11. Holly Williams: Tiny Desk ConcertRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | WNYC-AM New York

    Truth be told, Holly Williams brought me and many of my hardened colleagues to tears.


  12. David Shelby's "Rust Belt Cowboy" is worth a listenRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2013 | AmericaJR

    In his hometown of Detroit, David Shelby knew there was a new brand of country music waiting to be born.


  13. David Shelby's "Rust Belt Cowboy" is worth a listenRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2013 | AmericaJR

    In his hometown of Detroit, David Shelby knew there was a new brand of country music waiting to be born.


  14. Kip Moore Says 'No' to Heaven in 'Dirt Road' VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | RollingStone

    In the 1982 song "If I Heaven Ain't a Lot Like Dixie," Hank Williams Jr. made it clear that he didn't want to enter the Pearly Gates if the afterlife wasn't akin to his beloved South.


  15. Roswell Announces LIVE! 2014-15 Concert Series LineupRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Patch.com

    The Roswell Cultural Arts Center is bringing nationally acclaimed, live entertainment to north Fulton county with this year's LIVE! in Roswell series.


  16. East Tennessee country star Lois Johnson diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Born and raised in Union County, Johnson began performing at age 11 and appeared on Knoxville radio and television shows, including "The Midday Merry-Go-Round," "The Tennessee Barn Dance" and "Cas Walker's Farm and Home Hour."


  17. Izaak Walton League Sponsors National Hunting and Fishing DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | AmmoLand

    Sportsmen and women across the country want to share that message in their communities, including members of the Izaak Walton League of America, which continues its sponsorship of National Hunting and Fishing Day this year.


  18. KKDesigns Set for 2014 Ketchum Arts Festival in Sun ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | BroadwayWorld.com

    KKDesigns' Kary Kjesbo is ready to introduce her new line and new jewelry finds the summer season at the 2014 Ketchum Arts Festival.


  19. One Track Mind: Shooter Jennings, "4th of July" from Put the O Back in CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 4 | Something Else! Reviews

    Shooter Jennings' debut record was an odd, but compelling mix of tunes. You had rowdy, hell-raising Southern rock .


  20. Ramblin' ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | The Weekly Standard

    Of all of the giants of American popular music, there is perhaps no artist who had as brief a recording presence as Hank Williams, a prime mover in several genres who did all of his prime moving between 1946 and 1952.