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  1. Rob Ickes & Trey Hensley Release 'Before The Sun Goes Down'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Cybergrass

    ... the great country singer icons of the genre's first golden era, at one moment evoking an early George Jones or Merle Haggard and at another, Conway Twitty or Hank Snow. Dobro master Rob Ickes is the perfect musical foil to Hensley's prodigious ...


  2. Merle HaggardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | KXKT-FM Omaha

    Ralston Arena. Doors open at 6:30pm, Show at 7:30pm. Ticket prices $49.50, $54.50.


  3. Irvine Film Festival Kicks OffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Orange County Register

    ... of Mize, a country musician who was an important part of the Bakersfield music scene alongside greats like Merle Haggard. Mize consistently sacrificed his fame for his family, only to have to face losing two children and later, his voice. 5 p.m. ...


  4. Dwight Yoakam to perform at Shooting Star CasinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 |

    ... his peers for CMT 's Top 40 Artist Choice coming in at No. 23, along with Alan Jackson, Carrie underwood and Merle Haggard to name a few. Yoakam continues to evolve as an artist with his latest effort "3 Pears" released in 2012. Yoakam also landed a ...


  5. Seminole Tribe Welcomes Outlaw Country Star Gary Allen to Big CypressRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Broward-Palm Beach

    ... Gary Allan. With his rugged and ragged vocals, he echoes the sentiments of renegade country crooners such as Merle Haggard and Buck Owens, but with a mainstream appeal -- selling over seven million albums without crossing over into full-blown ...


  6. Martina McBride, Gladys Knight Team for 'Skyville Live' Web SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | RollingStone

    ... system. Other artists tentatively scheduled for subsequent Skyville Live episodes include Kenny Chesney, Merle Haggard, Meghan Trainor, Kris Kristofferson, Trey Songz and Lady Antebellum. Catch the first Skyville Live broadcast on January 14th at ...


  7. Country Legend To Perform In RalstonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | 1110 KFAB

    Country Music Hall of Famer Merle Haggard will will bring decades of hits to The Ralston Arena on Thursday, February 26. Known by many as "the poet of the common man", Haggard first hit the top of the charts in 1966 with I'm a Lonesome Fugitive and consistently followed with three decades of number one singles, including Mama Tried, The Fightin' Side of Me, Workin' Man Blues, If We Make it Through December and a song that is still hailed today as "America's anthem", Okie From Muskogee.


  8. 8 Country Elvis Presley Covers To Celebrate The King's 80th BirthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | WOBB-FM Albany

    ... er The King not only in concerts, but also in the studio. Country stars like Martina McBride , Dwight Yoakam , Merle Haggard and more have all performed The King's timeless tunes.


  9. Track Premier 'My Way Is The Highway' from Rob Ickes & Trey HensleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | Cybergrass

    ... the great country singer icons of the genre's first golden era, at one moment evoking an early George Jones or Merle Haggard and at another, Conway Twitty or Hank Snow. Hensley's talent has drawn the attention of more than his fair share of ...


  10. It's been no ordinary trip for Green River OrdinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | Park Record

    ... At that time, Jenkins was cutting his teeth performing covers of country-music greats such as Gene Watson and Merle Haggard. "I grew up singing country music in little oprys in Texas that my parents introduced me to when I was 11," he said. "Over ...


  11. Show review: The Freeway RevivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | Mountain Xpress

    ... crowd shed layer after layer of winter garb as the room heated up with dancing. The covers, from Al Green to Merle Haggard, reminded of how songs can carry our feelings collectively through generations. The Freeway Revival has released two records ...


  12. Northern Calif. Suffered Devastating Fires in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 |

    ... though the bulk of it came from Siskiyou County residents and businesses. Local celebrities - musician Merle Haggard and writer Tom Stienstra - both held benefits for fire victims that brought in thousands of dollars in donations. But the fire also ...


  13. Beau Rivage announces star-studded 2015 entertainment lineup Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | The Mississippi Press

    Whether it's the biggest comedy stars, iconic legends or Cirque style extravaganzas, the 1,550-seat Beau Rivage Theatre showcases incredible artists from every genre. Johnny Mathis is first on Beau Rivage's entertainment line-up on Friday, Jan. 9 at 8 p.m. followed by Rick Springfield on Friday, Jan. 23 at 8 p.m., with Merle Haggard finishing out the month on Friday, Jan. 30. Tickets begin at $24.95 and run to $69.95.


  14. Big Gigs for Jan. 2-8: Gary Allan, Bobby Bare Jr., Ramsey Lewis with Philip BaileyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | Star Tribune

    Recently named country music's fifth sexiest man by Country Weekly magazine, he is neither a hat act nor a Nashville kind of guy. Like fellow Californians Dwight Yoakam and Merle Haggard, Allan does things his way.


  15. hankwilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | KAZR-FM Des Moines

    ... Cash played his first concert for inmates, at a show at San Quentin Prison in California. Future country star Merle Haggard was in the audience, serving time for burglary. 2002: Eric Clapton married Melia McEnery at a church in London. He was 56, ...


  16. Listen up! My favorite Americana discoveries of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Switched

    ... judge for yourself here. The Deadly Gentlemen were the last act I caught at MerleFest 2014 before listening to Merle Haggard, who closed out this year's festival with an impressive performance. The only reason I happened to hear The Deadly Gentlemen ...


  17. On the road againRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Cityview Online

    ... There's not a genre to explain it." Morgan's sound and work ethic have a lot more in common with folks like Merle Haggard than with anything coming out of Nashville today. He would not have it any other way. "The band and I were sitting in the ...


  18. Grammys 2015 Preview: The Lowdown on the Best Country Song and Country Album NomineesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Billboard

    ... Country Music Association, in addition to her Grammy best new artist nod. In the early 1980s, a 40-something Merle Haggard devoted much of his songwriting to the prospects of aging. As Hag fan Miranda Lambert turned 30, she wrestled with those ...


  19. Craig Wayne Boyd's 'Baby' Makes Chart HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | RollingStone

    ... - Boyd has yet to announce any details for the album, apart from its " classic country " direction inspired by Merle Haggard, Travis Tritt and Hank Williams, Jr. He has , however, announced an upcoming January 2015 tour, which kicks off with his ...


  20. 2014 was a great year to hear country music at Buffalo Run Casino's Peoria ShowplaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 |

    ... better each time I see him," one fan said. One of the most well-known and iconic performers in country music, Merle Haggard, also appeared at Buffalo Run on Aug. 28, again to a sold-out audience. With his full band, which includes his son Ben ...