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  1. Another star from Bako: Meet Gregory PorterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2014 | Bakersfield.com

    ... musical hero alongside the likes of fellow Highland High alum Jonathan Davis of Korn and country legends Merle Haggard and Buck Owens. "It's so good for our area because we have world-class icons who are putting Bakersfield on the map," said Steve ...

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  2. "Does any living musician possess as much blood-and-guts authenticity ...Read the original story

    Feb 1, 2014 | Folio Weekly

    Does any living musician possess as much a blood-and-guts authenticity as country a music pioneer Merle Haggard? Born in 1937 to parents who narrowly escaped the Oklahoma Dust Bowl, Merle was raised in a converted boxcar in Bakersfield, Calif.

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  3. Lyle Lovett still evolving as an artist - and farmerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2014 | Canada.com

    ... and who also loved to dance. In the family home there were records "from Ray Price to Ray Charles. They had Merle Haggard records and they had Nat King Cole records; they had Benny Goodman records and they had Glen Miller records. And they had Lefty ...

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  4. Out & About hot tickets, Jan. 31-Feb. 6Read the original story

    Jan 31, 2014 | The Capital-Journal

    ... where doors will open at 8 p.m. The Iowa-born McVey has opened for a who's who of country artists, including Merle Haggard, Kenny Chesney, Lady Antebellum, Miranda Lambert, Blake Shelton, Jason Aldean, Sugarland and Kansas-born Martina McBride. He ...

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  5. At Grammys, Daft Punk, Pharrell dominate with 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... album matched the nostalgic mood of the Grammys, which featured many mellow performances and acts like Merle Haggard, Willie Nelson, Chicago and Stevie Wonder. Pharrell, like Daft Punk, won four honors. He came into the night with seven nominations, ...

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  6. Rosanne Cash, Steve Earle, and Aging in Country MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2014 | Fire Dog Lake

    ... country records," didn't come out until 1980. Country also emphasizes longevity. Willie Nelson and his peer Merle Haggard are still going, almost an eternity-and probably close to two hundred albums-after they started making music. In comparison, ...

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  7. 'The Wrong Man'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2014 | Pasadena Weekly

    ... is known for his "semi-hip-hop/reggae" sound, but around 2004 he started exploring music by country icons like Merle Haggard and especially Johnny Cash. What particularly fascinated him about the Man in Black's "Folsom Prison Blues" was how it ... 1 comment

  8. "Does any living musician possess as much blood-and-guts authenticity ...Read the original story

    Jan 30, 2014 | Folio Weekly

    Does any living musician possess as much a blood-and-guts authenticity as country a music pioneer Merle Haggard? Born in 1937 to parents who narrowly escaped the Oklahoma Dust Bowl, Merle was raised in a converted boxcar in Bakersfield, Calif.

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  9. Merle Haggard tzRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2014 | WFTV Orlando

    Merle Haggard is widely regarded as country music's greatest living recording artist.

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  10. Punk, Pharrell dominate with 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2014 | Arab Times

    ... album matched the nostalgic mood of the Grammys, which featured many mellow performances and acts like Merle Haggard, Willie Nelson, Chicago and Stevie Wonder. Pharrell, like Daft Punk, won four honors. He came into the night with seven nominations, ...

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  11. Don't Pigeonhole Me, Bro: New Country Albums On The BorderlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2014 | WNED

    ... of the market that prizes its own concept of authenticity: the lineage that carries back to George Jones and Merle Haggard even unto Hank Williams . One of the more determined of the younger traditionalists is Jason Eady, whose new album, Daylight ...

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  12. Chattanooga's Live Music Scene - " 2013 Music Awards Part 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2014 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... performers all sound alike and don't really sound too Country. Then there is "traditional" country music, like Merle Haggard, my favorite performer. You can guess which kind of local artist I tend to favor. This year, our winner for Best Country ...

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  13. Nelson, Kristofferson, Haggard working on collaborative albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2014 | 92.9 WDSD

    Sunday night's Grammy performance isn't the last we'll hear from Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson, and Merle Haggard.

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  14. Michael Spakowsky remembered as a prolific artist, local legendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2014 | PNW Local News

    ... even an answering machine. He never stopped listening to records, playing his favorite music by George Jones, Merle Haggard and other country legends on an old turntable and tape deck in his living room. The way he earned his living also belonged to ...

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  15. Things to do in Tampa Bay for Jan. 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... in 1969. See it at 8 p.m. at American Stage Theatre, 163 Third St. N, St. Petersburg. $29-$49. (727) 823-7529. Merle Haggard: Since the start of his career in the '60s, Haggard has been a part of the outlaw country movement and has since been ...

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  16. Book review: Full look at country star in 'Merle Haggard: The Running Kind'Read the original story

    Jan 14, 2014 | Steuben Courier

    A few years ago I caught a triple bill featuring Willie Nelson, Ray Price and Merle Haggard.

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  17. Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson and Merle Haggard to Release AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2014 | Hollywood Reporter

    Willie Nelson , Kris Kristofferson and Merle Haggard brought the house down with Blake Shelton at the Grammy Awards on Sunday night, and it's looking like the trio of country music legends will carry that momentum back to the recording studio.

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  18. Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Releases Vince Gill and Paul...Read the original story

    Jan 28, 2014 | Business Wire

    ... sound by performing songs made famous by two of Bakersfield's favorite musical sons, Buck Owens and Merle Haggard. One of the four bonus tracks is "Buckin' Merle," an instrumental written by Gill as a tribute to the two country music legends. Gill ...

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  19. Dale LePage: On the Downbeat with Country Musician Houston BernardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2014 | Go Local

    ... Jackson and Sleepy LaBeef, regularly crossing paths and swapping stories with the likes of Elvis Presley, Merle Haggard, Kiss and Willie Nelson. Johnny Bernard (uncle) has written songs for many country artists in Nashville including Reba McEntire. ...

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  20. Gallery: More than 400 Grammy photosRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2014 | News Journal

    ... album matched the nostalgic mood of the Grammys, which featured many mellow performances and acts like Merle Haggard, Willie Nelson, Chicago and Stevie Wonder. Pharrell, like Daft Punk, won four honors. He came into the night with seven nominations, ...

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