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  1. Reasons to quit should never outnumber all the reasons whyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Arkansas Online

    Merle Haggard and Willie Nelson recorded a tune in 1983 that was penned by Haggard and titled "Reasons to Quit."

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  2. Singers get their acts together before Sunday's country music awardsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Dallas Morning News

    ... p.m. Sunday on CBS, keep an eye out for these moments: Eric Church and Keith Urban will pledge allegiance to Merle Haggard in the show opener. ACM Awards executive producer R.A. Clark confirmed the two country singers will perform a "mash-up" that ...

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  3. CMT to Produce Chris Janson's Music VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ACC TOP 40

    ... redneck attitude to every live performance, earning him opening slots for Florida Georgia Line, music legends Merle Haggard and Hank Williams Jr., as well as over 90 appearances at the Grand Ole Opry. The talented songwriter began writing at just 18 ...

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  4. Lauren Daley: Grammy winner Suzy Bogguss on deck at NarrowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SouthCoastToday.com

    I'm a huge Merle Haggard fan. The guy can sing about the bottle, the blues and bad love like an old-time cowboy-poet.

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  5. Dale Watson at Broken SpokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... some of the music that "passes" for rock is in this day & age. His influences are Buck Owens, Johnny Cash, Merle Haggard, Hank Williams, among many others. He always puts on a great ol' honkey-tonk show, whether solo or with one of his many backing ...

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  6. Lauren Daley a " Spotlight Fall River: Grammy winner Suzy Bogguss plays Narrows Center on FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | SouthCoastToday.com

    I'm a huge Merle Haggard fan. The guy can sing about the bottle, the blues and bad love like an old-time cowboy-poet.

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  7. This Is Country Tells Comprehensive Story...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CMT.com

    ... awards banquet in the early '60s, to the MGM Grand in Vegas. And those photos also cover artists from a young Merle Haggard in the '60s to a young Brett Eldredge just last year. This Is Country is as thorough and well-researched as I'd imagined, and ...

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  8. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | CMT.com

    ... gig at Tootsie's Orchid Lounge on Lower Broadway. He has opened concerts for Florida Georgia Line , Merle Haggard , Hank Williams Jr. and has made more than 90 appearances at the Grand Ole Opry. Janson is currently focusing on a heavy summer touring ...

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  9. Wayne 'The Train' Hancock at Sengelmann Hall on the 15th of AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2009 | Examiner.com

    Wayne "The Train" Hancock, alternative-country icon, plays Sengelmann Hall this Saturday night, Aug. 15th. He plays roots country ala Buck Owens, Johnny Cash, Merle Haggard, etc.

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  10. Merle Haggard and Willie Nelson Join Forces for New Duets AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | WMDH-AM New Castle

    Merle Haggard and Willie Nelson are joining forces again, this time for Django and Jimmie, a country duets album of covers and original music. Django and Jimmie takes its name from Django Reinhardt and Jimmie Rodgers, two major influences on both Nelson's guitar playing and Haggard's songwriting, and comes 32 years after Haggard and Nelson's first collaboration: the iconic 1983 hit "Pancho and Lefty."

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  11. The Reprise Albums Collection - 1986-2000 - Dwight YoakamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Watersblogged

    ... country, Dwight Yoakam helped return country music to its roots in the late '80s. Like his idols Buck Owens, Merle Haggard, and Hank Williams, Yoakam never played by Nashville's rules; consequently, he never dominated the charts like his ...

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  12. Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard Team Up for Duets AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | RollingStone

    On June 2nd, Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard will release Django and Jimmie , an album of country duets, cover songs and newly-penned originals. Recorded in less than a week, it's the latest in a long line of collaborations by the two country legends, who first teamed up for 1983's Pancho & Lefty and recently co-headlined three shows at the WhiteWater Amphitheater in central Texas, looking to drum up anticipation - or buzz, in Nelson's case - for the new album.

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  13. Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard Releasing New Album, "Django and Jimmie"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    Country icons Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard are releasing a new album together June 2. Titled Django and Jimmie, the title track pays tribute to the relationship between jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt and the late Country Music Hall of Fame member Jimmie Rodgers. Willie and Merle also take solo turns on selections from each other's respective catalogs on the new project.

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  14. The Truth About Lemon WaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    Hours after declaring Aaron Hernandez guilty of murder on Wednesday, all the jurors defended their decision in a rare post-verdict news conference, with... -- The CEO of a small marketing firm in Dallas is defending a private Facebook post that declared "a female shouldn't be president," noting "hormones" and other argum... Country icons Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard are releasing a new album together June 2. Titled Django and Jimmie, the title track pays tribute to the relationship betwe... - Lemon water is a two-ingredient drink hailed as one of the most popular magic potions in the wellness community, touted as the key to healthy digestion and healthy skin.

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  15. Taxes 2015: How to Spot and Avoid Tax ScamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    Hours after declaring Aaron Hernandez guilty of murder on Wednesday, all the jurors defended their decision in a rare post-verdict news conference, with... -- The CEO of a small marketing firm in Dallas is defending a private Facebook post that declared "a female shouldn't be president," noting "hormones" and other argum... Country icons Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard are releasing a new album together June 2. Titled Django and Jimmie, the title track pays tribute to the relationship betwe... - Tax Day is here, but that doesn't mean it will be the end of tax-related scams. There are a few simple steps you can take to make sure you don't get ripped off.

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  16. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | KXVO

    "Me and Merle got a new album coming out called Django and Jimmie and the title track is about According to Merle Haggard, there's "new songs, a couple of classics and Willie sang like he was a teenager." sixth studio album release for Legacy since inking an historic deal with the label in 2012, the legendary singer-songwriter joined forces with longtime friend and collaborator Merle Haggard to reignite the musical chemistry that made the pair's Pancho & Lefty a honky-tonk blockbuster and America's #1 Country Album following its release in January 1983.

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  17. Willie Nelson & Merle Haggard Reunite for New Collaboration 'Django and Jimmie'Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Legacy Recordings is proud to announce the June 2 release of Django and Jimmie, the new studio album collaboration from Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard , two of the founding fathers of American outlaw country music. "Me and Merle got a new album coming out called Django and Jimmie and the title track is about Django Reinhardt and Jimmie Rodgers," said Willie Nelson .

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  18. Ronnie Reno's Lower than Lonesome #1 on Airplay DirectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Cybergrass

    ... performers in both Bluegrass and Country, including Reno & Smiley, The Louvin Brothers, The Osborne Brothers, Merle Haggard, The Reno Brothers, Willie Nelson, Johnny Cash, Conway Twitty, Vassar Clements, Sammy Smith, Mac Wiseman and many others. ...

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  19. Inside R&B Great Percy Sledge's Little-Known Country AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | RollingStone

    ... On Sings Country , the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member wraps his silky smooth voice around songs like Merle Haggard's "Today I Started Loving You Again," Jim Reeves' "He'll Have to Go" and Johnny Cash's "I Still Miss Someone." The results are ...

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  20. Kris Kristofferson, Sturgill Simpson to join Merle Haggard at GrandstandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | TwinCities

    Actor/musician Kris Kristofferson and country newcomer Sturgill Simpson will join legend Merle Haggard Sept. 7 at the Minnesota State Fair Grandstand.

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