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  1. Q&A: Country music star Terri ClarkRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Canada.com

    ... into their banter too. A: Some do, and some don't. I've heard a couple of new people who couldn't manage one Merle Haggard song. But that's generational. As time goes on, the people who blazed the trail are going to fade more and more. I think ...

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  2. Kristofferson, Haggard, Underwood Named for ACM HonorsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | RollingStone

    Kris Kristofferson is one of four songwriters receiving the Poet's Award, Merle Haggard is the recipient of the Crystal Milestone Award and Carrie Underwood has been named the winner of the Gene Weed Special Achievement Award, recognizing her superior success in country music.

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  3. Joe Nichols Cracks Up Concertgoers With Countrified RapRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | RollingStone

    ... whatever I do." So it's a bit less of a surprise, but just as much of a crowd pleaser when Nichols covers Merle Haggard's "Footlights" in his live shows, which he's been doing for more than a decade. The classic tune was a favorite of the singer's ...

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  4. LETTER: Haggard's 'Fightin' Side' stokes my American pride11:38 amRead the original story

    Yesterday | Richmond County Daily Journal

    Wow, does that song bring back memories! I heard that old Merle Haggard song, "The Fightin' Side of Me" on the Mike Huckabee show Saturday night.

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  5. Jake Owen: The Ballad of "Beachin'"Read the original story

    Yesterday | CMT.com

    ... But I also love this video because of Owen's honesty. He admits that, no, he did not grow up listening to Merle Haggard in the '90s. Rather, he started listening to that older country music when he found out it had influenced the country artists he ...

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  6. Merle Haggard, Tift Merritt to headline 3-day SFC Festival at UNC-Chapel Hill.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Examiner.com

    ... Southern music, art and culture. The festivities will culminate with a headline concert by Tift Merritt and Merle Haggard on Aug. 23. "The festival is a unique opportunity for learning and experiencing the finest in American roots music," said Steve ...

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  7. Blackburn-born Waltons star to attend fan conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | This Is Lancashire

    ... 1981. He is also an accomplished musician, having worked with the likes of Michael McDonald, Gregg Allman, Merle Haggard and Roger Daltrey. Walmsley also returned to perform in all of the Waltons reunion projects during the 1980s and 1990s, as well ...

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  8. CD review: 'Bridges'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | News Observer

    ... with Lynn Anderson; "Texas (When I Die)," with Tanya Tucker; and "Crazy," with Willie Nelson. She also enlists Merle Haggard for "The Fightin' Side of Me," his gruff yawp of patriotism from the Vietnam era. Maybe it's Sarah's youth that brings an ...

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  9. Blackburn-born Walton's star to attend fan conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Lancashire Telegraph

    ... 1981. He is also an accomplished musician, having worked with the likes of Michael McDonald, Gregg Allman, Merle Haggard and Roger Daltrey. Walmsley also returned to perform in all of the Waltons reunion projects during the 1980s and 1990s, as well ...

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  10. Give writer a column for tiradesRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Cortez Journal News

    ... sident, you be running down our country, and x201cyou be walkinx2019 on the fightinx2019 side of mex201d x2013 Merle Haggard. Here I go...

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  11. Randy Travis still recovering from stroke but releasing new albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Examiner.com

    ... Radio.com reports that tracks include "That's the Way Love Goes" and "Are the Good Times Really Over?" by Merle Haggard as well as "Sunday Morning Coming Down" and "For the Good Times" by Kris Kristofferson. Randy Travis has stated that honoring ...

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  12. UCD coach has navigated a Maze of experiencesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Davis Enterprise

    Inducted in the country music temple are Merle Haggard and Buck Owens. Frank Gifford is a member of the NFL Hall of Fame and quarterback Mike Moroski has a place in the Cal Aggie shrine.

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  13. Twins going country to fight cancer with Cloverdale concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Langley Advance

    ... up in Cloverdale, you'd be hard-pressed to find someone who didn't like country, and among the hordes of Merle Haggard and JRfm fans alike was the Rucheinskis' mom. "[Chris] never wanted to do country, he's a Victoria hipster," Jamie said, poking ...

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  14. Check out the James Burton guitar festival lineupRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Times

    ... singer Trace Adkins, contemporary Christian singer Lincoln Brewster and Noel Haggard, son of country legend Merle Haggard. The festival also will include a handful of special guests, including Priscilla Presley, former wife of music legend Elvis ...

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  15. Entertainment fills the park in P.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Tyler Star News

    ... Day Festival, opening the event the past two years. Come out and support him as he presents favorites from Merle Haggard to Elvis Presley. On Aug. 21, local favorite country singers "True Country" will have the stage. True Country, from Paden City, ...

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  16. Randy Travis, still unable to speak, sings in a sneak peek at new covers recordRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Dallas Morning News

    ... "I'm Moving On" ( which Johnny Cash once called an "unmistakable classic" ), Vern Gosdin's "Set 'Em Up Joe," Merle Haggard's "Are the Good Times Really Over," Waylon Jennings' "Only Daddy That'll Walk the Line," Ray Price's "For the Good Times" and ...

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  17. Ryan Adams, Merle Haggard book October shows in Twin CitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Star Tribune

    ... , Graydon Royce , Randy Salas and Kristin Tillotson . Two revered singer-songwriters country giant Merle Haggard and alt-country hero Ryan Adams are booked for October concerts in the Twin Cities. The mercurial Adams will appear Oct. 13 at Northrop ...

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  18. Gregg Allman and Sturgill Simpson Fuse Country and Soul at Annenberg Center: Concert ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... songs performed with grit and skill. It harkens back to the golden age of outlaw country, with touches of Merle Haggard , George Jones and Lefty Frizzell (he included a perfectly gimlet-eyed cover of "I Never Go Around Mirrors" in his set) thrown in ...

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  19. Gilroy Garlic FestivalRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Sulekha.com

    ... family in Maryland, forming a band with their eclectic father and playing cover songs from Lynyrd Skynyrd to Merle Haggard to Bob Seger. After moving to Nashville, they formed Brothers Osborne, with John on guitar and TJ on vocals and guitar. With a ...

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  20. Keith Urban Says Garth Brooks Tour Will...Read the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | CMT.com

    It seems like, for so many years, country artists would always have the same list of influences: Merle Haggard , Waylon Jennings , Willie Nelson and both Hank Williams and Hank Williams Jr. Then, as newer artists were signing record deals, they had a new set of influences.

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