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  1. Rising star Dustin Lynch performs tonight at Crawfish FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sunherald.com

    ... While fans wait for the new album, they can hear Lynch on the tribute album "Working Man's Poet: A Tribute to Merle Haggard." Lynch said he chose to record two of his favorites: "That's the Way Love Goes" and "I Think I'll Just Stay Here and Drink." ...

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  2. God, Drugs And Lizard Aliens: Yep, It's Country MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | GPB.org

    ... this plane," Simpsons sings in his outlaw baritone as his band lays down a gentle arrangement reminiscent of Merle Haggard 's " Kern River ". The next lyric might make you jump: "Where reptile aliens made of light cut you open and pull out all your ...

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  3. Sturgill Simpson's Interdimensional 'Turtles All the Way...Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Nashville Scene

    ... ). Simpson has a way of taking traditional country conventions - the Bakersfield-esque arrangements, the Merle Haggard-like vocal delivery - and melding them with challenging modern concepts. If you ask me, it's just that sort of approach that ...

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  4. Ten outdoor festivals for area music loversRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Star Online

    ... MERLEFEST April 24-27 Where: Wilkes Community College, South Collegiate Drive, Wilkesboro Lineup: Merle Haggard, Old Crow Medicine Show, Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder, Carolina Chocolate Drops, Alan Jackson, Darin and Brooke Aldridge, Jim Avett, ...

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  5. 'Best country music tribute ever' with Evergreen ClubRead the original story

    Yesterday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... weekdays at St George's and feeds up to 200 people daily. The show will be a tribute to country music icon Merle Haggard and the first "queen of country music," Kitty Wells. The show features Dave Perry doing the Merle Haggard portion of the show ...

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  6. Concerts close to home: 10 outdoor festivals for area music loversRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Gaston Gazette

    ... . MerleFest - April 24-27 Where: Wilkes Community College, South Collegiate Drive, Wilkesboro Lineup: Merle Haggard, Old Crow Medicine Show, Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder, Carolina Chocolate Drops, Alan Jackson, Darin and Brooke Aldridge, Jim ...

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  7. It's all about the dancing at the Good Times ClubRead the original story

    Wednesday | Truro Daily News

    ... music starts. The band is tight; you can tell they know these songs like the backs of their hands. They play Merle Haggard, Gene Watson and Ray Price, Hank Williams Sr. and Ernest Tubb. Classic country, old time music. Fulton is awesome on the ...

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  8. Florida Georgia Line revels in 'bro country'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Canada.com

    ... like a family reunion. We get to hang out and have a good time, because everyone's cool. I mean, I got to meet Merle Haggard on the Monday, and he was great. Then the next day we went to L.A. and did the Ellen show." Journal: It's been a quick ...

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  9. A Bigger Home for Country MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WSJ Media and Advertising

    ... to the country-music makers who came before. ("If you can take the younger audience back to Jimmie Rodgers or Merle Haggard, you're doing them a favor," noted Mr. Young.) Singer-songwriters Miranda Lambert and Mr. Haggard are among the first ...

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  10. Bastard Sons of Johnny CashRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Austin American Statesman

    The Bastard Sons of Johnny Cash, who came together in 1995, play modern country with an "outlaw" edginess, with some of the attitude and some of the swagger of artists we've come to expect from the man in black himself, Johnny Cash, or from Waylon Jennings, Merle Haggard, and Kris Kristofferson, to name a few others....

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  11. Jake Owen Kicks It Old School on the RoadRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | CMT.com

    ... is impressed with what he's heard. "Jake's a genuine country fan," Johnston said. "He can get up there and do Merle Haggard . He can do T.G. Sheppard. He can do all those old greats, and he does it every day at soundcheck for, like, eight hours." ...

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  12. Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum doubles size to offer contemporary look at genreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Canada.com

    ... artists and stars." For example, one of the new exhibits draws lines from Buck Owens to Brad Paisley and Merle Haggard to Miranda Lambert. As visitors explore the space, they can create a digital profile and earn badges for making their own ...

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  13. Reader Submitted: Country Singer From Virginia Performing On May 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | The Hartford Courant

    ... The facility is handicapped-accessible. Sines is from the Lynchburg , Virginia area. His sound is similar to Merle Haggard and Randy Travis. He performs at various events, including NASCAR races. This is his only scheduled appearance in New England ...

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  14. Wayne L. ShamionRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | Daily Globe

    ... many years. The Ontonagon area group "Easy Money" got its name from Wayne. He loved "old" country - preferring Merle Haggard, George Jones and Johnny Cash. He also loved his home in the woods along Lake Superior, spending hours walking there. In ...

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  15. Outlaw Willie Nelson to play at Silver LegacyRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2012 | Daily Sparks Tribune

    ... career in Nashville in the 1960s and traveled the road to country stardom alongside friends Waylon Jennings, Merle Haggard, Johnny Cash and Kris Kristofferson, but scaled even greater chart heights by singing, improbably enough, with Julio Iglesias ...

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  16. Country Singer from Virginia to perform in Rockville on May 2Read the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | Patch.com

    ... The facility is handicapped-accessible. Sines is from the Lynchburg, Virginia area. His sound is similar to Merle Haggard and Randy Travis. He performs at various events, including NASCAR races. This is his only scheduled appearance in New England ...

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  17. Dan + Shay's Where It All Began Tops...Read the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | CMT.com

    ... are Josh Thompson 's Turn It Up (No. 7), the various artists collection, Working Man's Poet: A Tribute to Merle Haggard (No. 17), Hank Williams III 's Ramblin' Man (No. 37) and the Infamous Stringdusters ' Let It Go (No. 38). Returning to the chart ...

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  18. Harris revisits 'Wrecking Ball'Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Erie Times News

    ... connection with the genre is evident on her 1975 major-label debut album, "Pieces of the Sky," in covers of Merle Haggard's "The Bottle Let Me Down," the Louvin Brothers' "If I Could Only Win Your Love" and Dolly Parton's "Coat of Many Colors." But ...

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  19. Video: Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. TODAY for inaugural OKCFEST...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | NewsOK.com

    ... musical festival whose first edition will feature country music stars include Lady Antebellum, Dierks Bentley, Merle Haggard, Randy Rogers, Kix Brooks, Josh Abbott, Casey Donahew and Scotty McCreery as headliners. Set for Thursday, June 26 through ...

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  20. 'Reno's Old Time Music' Hosts Steve Wariner SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Cybergrass

    ... started with his father, the legendary Don Reno and then playing many years with The Osborne Brothers and Merle Haggard. It is this heritage, along with his own talent, that enables Ronnie to book the biggest names in both the acoustic and bluegrass ...

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