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  1. CBM Records Artist Faith Jackson Signs Major Production Deal In NashvilleRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Mi2n

    ... J.H. Entertainment and producer Jeff Huskins. Huskins has credited and uncredited work with artists such as Merle Haggard, Martina McBride, Shania Twain, Keith Urban, Brad Paisley, Toby Keith, Chely Wright, Mark Chesnutt, and Carrie Underwood. His ...

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  2. Mo Pitney May Be the Best New From Nashville Star Yet [PICTURES/VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | KUAD-FM Windsor

    ... Cadillac Three and so many more! Brian says, "He oozed country and country charm. He sang about fishin', dogs, Merle Haggard, duct tape, Jesus, and Cheerios". Jordan Dawson took some great pictures last night, including the meet and greet. We want ...

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  3. Country legend Merle Haggard coming to Montgomery on Jan. 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Alabama Live

    MONTGOMERY, Alabama -- Legendary country artist Merle Haggard will take the stage at 7:30 p.m. on Jan. 29 at the Montgomery Performing Arts Centre. "Country music star Merle Haggard was born in Bakersfield, California, on April 6, 1937.

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  4. Back to Their RootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Pasadena Weekly

    ... of folk, country, Irish and Mexican music. A popular performer throughout the area, Shea's influences include Merle Haggard and Dave Alvin (with whom he has performed off and on for many years). O'Malley is a veteran of the local Irish music scene, ...

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  5. Infinity and BeyondRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... wine," Simpson sings. "It's turtles all the way down the line." Simpson has joked that the album sounds like Merle Haggard on acid, but it's more like Waylon Jennings on metaphysics, and let's check in on Florida Georgia Line. They're waxing their ...

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  6. Clint Black to Bring Christmas Show to the MAC, 12/12Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Chart-topping country music legend Clint Black brings his Christmas show to the McAninch Arts Center for one performance only Friday, Dec. 12, 8 p.m. This heartwarming concert features original Christmas songs and all of Black's popular hits. Black burst onto the music scene 25 years ago with an authentic and traditional sound that echoed country giants Waylon Jennings, Merle Haggard and Willie Nelson.

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  7. Golden Nugget sparks some Friday night lights; Harrah's to remain Mac King's magic castleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... Lewis is tonight. The shows tied to the arrival of National Finals Rodeo include Hank Williams Jr. (Dec. 4-6), Merle Haggard (Dec. 7-8), Travis Tritt (Dec. 9), Sara Evans (Dec. 10) and Alabama (Dec. 11-12). That is a heavy-duty lineup for the place ...

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  8. Legendary hits on the HayrideRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Western Wheel

    Louisiana Hayride Tribute Show performer Gil Risling will perform as Hank Williams, as well as Roy Oribson and Willie Nelson, at the Foothills Centennial Centre on Nov. 13 at 7:30 p.m. When four musicians step on stage in Okotoks this weekend, audience members will feel as if they were transported back in time. The music of legendary country performers Merle Haggard, Hank Williams, Willie Nelson, Roy Oribson, Tammy Wynette and Patsy Cline will be brought back to life for one night in Okotoks during the Louisiana Hayride Tribute Show at the Foothills Centennial Centre on Nov. 13 at 7:30 p.m. 'It's a magical show,' said Gil Risling, who portrays Orbison, Williams and Nelson.

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  9. Rhonda Vincent & the Rage is at Knuckleheads this SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | The Pitch

    ... awards. She has performed with country music's biggest stars - Dolly Parton, Willie Nelson, Alan Jackson, Merle Haggard - and remains a favorite collaborator in that industry. Vincent's most recent album, Only Me , finds the artist straddling both ...

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  10. Legendary hits on the HayrideRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Western Wheel

    Louisiana Hayride Tribute Show performer Gil Risling will perform as Hank Williams, as well as Roy Oribson and Willie Nelson, at the Foothills Centennial Centre on Nov. 13 at 7:30 p.m. When four musicians step on stage in Okotoks this weekend, audience members will feel as if they were transported back in time. The music of legendary country performers Merle Haggard, Hank Williams, Willie Nelson, Roy Oribson, Tammy Wynette and Patsy Cline will be brought back to life for one night in Okotoks during the Louisiana Hayride Tribute Show at the Foothills Centennial Centre on Nov. 13 at 7:30 p.m. 'It's a magical show,' said Gil Risling, who portrays Orbison, Williams and Nelson.

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  11. Where the Buffalo RoamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Eugene Weekly

    ... mouth just to feel something real." Tunes like "When I'm Gone" and "Joey White" update the Waylon Jennings and Merle Haggard outlaw country routine, while murder ballad "The Whistler" begins with the lonely whistle of an Ennio Morricone spaghetti ...

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  12. Review: Merle Haggard at Bass HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Star-Telegram.com

    Like a cold beer chased with a shot of stout whiskey, Merle Haggard and Marty Stuart delivered a satisfying one-two punch of traditional country music to Bass Hall Wednesday night. A soldout audience, thirsty for what the 77-year-old Haggard and his eight-piece backing band, the Strangers, had to offer, welcomed the black-clad and sunglasses-sporting California native with a standing ovation.

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  13. Emmylou Harris: Influences and albumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... major-label debut showcased her diverse musical tastes with inventive twists on material by the Beatles, Merle Haggard and the Louvin Brothers. "Roses In the Snow" (1980): Harris offered bluegrass treatments of material by Paul Simon, the Carter ...

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  14. Be Our Guest at Crest MountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... the classics of "Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy" and "Jump, Jive and Wail," classic country hits by Patsy Cline and Merle Haggard, folk songs from the 70s or more recent hits by pop stars like Christina Aguilera. But it is the small cast of eight that ...

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  15. Gene Watson Comes To The Tivoli Jan. 3Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... as one of the leading voices of "real country" music known as traditional or classic country. Fans of Merle Haggard and George Jones will not want to miss this concert by Gene Watson. It was George Jones who stated "Gene Watson is one of my all-time ...

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  16. 13 reasons to show up late for work this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | MySanAntonio.com

    Thanks to Merle Haggard , the Majestic Theatre will be filled with rough-and-tumble songs such as "The Fightin' Side of Me" and "The Bottle Let Me Down." His band The Strangers includes his wife, Theresa, and their son, Ben, 21. The Country Music Hall of Fame member, 77, scored 40 No.

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  17. StudioA: The Wild Feathers bring back real countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | USA Today

    ... Feathers, real country music is rare. "I mean, it's not what Nashville is putting out right now. We listen to Merle Haggard, Willie Nelson, George Strait, stuff like that," says Burns. "That's what we consider to be real country. Not this stuff ...

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  18. Merle Haggard kicks out the footlights at MajesticRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | MySanAntonio.com

    Merle Haggard & The Strangers' sold-out show at the Majestic Theatre on Monday continued the recent run of great country concerts. Just five nights ago, Don Williams played for nearly 1,500 at the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts; that same night, Dwight Yoakam packed some 2,200 at John T. Floore Country Store.

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  19. Songwriter Spotlight: Wyatt DurretteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | RollingStone

    ... was always listening to the guys that populated country music's Mount Rushmore, including Waylon Jennings, Merle Haggard and George Jones. "He loved the words and the stories that were being told," Durette says of his father. "He always said, ...

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  20. Willie Nelson Tapped To Host New Music TV SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | K102

    ... music legends and newcomers. This week Willie is expected to begin taping 13 episodes for the first season. Merle Haggard is among the stars slated to be featured on one of the shows, while blues great Gary Clark Jr. is another planned season one ...

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