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  1. Dick Jones, voice of Pinocchio, dies at 87Read the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | Alamogordo Daily News

    ... its life cycle. NEW YORK (AP) - What does it take to get country legends like Willie Nelson, Dolly Parton and Merle Haggard on the same album?

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  2. The amazing Mary Sarah debuts with country all-stars | New recordingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | Seattle Times

    ... makes it seem like she's known them for years on her debut album, "Bridges." Dolly Parton, Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard and a host of others lend their voices to some of their signature songs, but Mary Sarah's big accomplishment in her 12-track ...

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  3. Merle Haggard to Play the Ryman Aug. 25 and 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | Nashville Scene

    It's been more than five years since legendary country songster Merle Haggard had a "lemon-sized tumor" removed from his lung , and - as the above performance of "Ol' Country Singer" demonstrates - the 77-year-old is still going strong, by God.

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  4. Suzy Bogguss to perform at Harvester FridayRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2014 | Franklin News-Post

    ... than 3 million record sales. On her new album, "Lucky," a collection of songs all written by country legend Merle Haggard, Bogguss makes the country rebel's compositions her own, reinterpreting classics, like "The Bottle Let Me Down," "Silver Wings" ...

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  5. The Willie Nelson Duets We Would Love to See HappenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | Dallas Observer

    ... songs with (among others) Snoop Dog, Steven Colbert, Julio Iglesias, Kid Rock, Carlos Santana, Neil Young, Merle Haggard, Waylon Jennings and Ray Charles. As anyone can see from the above list, Nelson doesn't mind mixing in the unexpected ...

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  6. NRBQ does it again with great new album 'Brass Tacks'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... unexpectedly breaks into Ligon's fretless banjo solo. "Fightin' Back" sounds like a mix of Buck Owens and Merle Haggard Bakersfield Sound , and is marked by one-of-a-kind musician Adams' guitar-like country clavinet leads. "This record is right ...

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  7. Mary Sarah has Some Fancy FriendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | Houston Press

    ... esh air, even when she's covering country classics. Face it- most 18-year-olds aren't rushing out to work with Merle Haggard, even though they should. We take a look at Sarah's new album and what the future may hold for her in our Rocks Off blog .

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  8. Cleopatra Records To Release Mary Sarah 'Bridges' On July 8 Featuring ...Read the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | Mi2n

    ... names on 12 captivating songs. Amazed by the Texas ingenue's voice and talent, Dolly Parton, Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard, Vince Gill, the Oak Ridge Boys, the late Ray Price and others all signed on to sing with Mary Sarah on their most iconic hits. ...

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  9. The Mystery of Mary Sarah: Country Music's Next Star?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | Houston Press

    ... Richmond native Mary Sarah dueting with a clutch of Country Music Hall of Famers including Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard, Vince Gill, Dolly Parton and the late Ray Price. Also on hand are near-Hall of Famers like the Oak Ridge Boys (her early ...

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  10. Out and about: Merle Haggard, 'SLC Punk 2' showRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | Salt Lake Tribune

    In his 50-plus years in music, Merle Haggard has been called a country singer and a folk singer.

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  11. AOK Country Promotions Owners Adam & Angel Knight Sign New Artist Jenny LynnRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2014 | PR.com

    ... her talents over the years, Lynn has drawn from such deep influential wells ranging from Loretta Lynn and Merle Haggard to Vestal Goodman. Jenny has worked with well known singer/songwriters such as Mark Wills, Jeff Carson, Ken Mellons, and Gerald ...

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  12. Cleopatra Records to Release Mary Sarah 'BRIDGES' 7/8;...Read the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... names on 12 captivating songs. Amazed by the Texas ingnue's voice and talent, Dolly Parton , Willie Nelson , Merle Haggard , Vince Gill, the Oak Ridge Boys , the late Ray Price and others all signed on to sing with Mary Sarah on their most iconic ...

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  13. Merle Haggard at Billy Bob's, 6/28/14Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2014 | Dallas Observer

    Country music is built on a bedrock of incredible artists like Willie Nelson and Waylon Jennings, but you'd be an idiot to not consider the tremendous influence of everyone's favorite former felon, Merle Haggard .

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  14. Country singer transforms from wholesome to badassRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | St. Albert Gazette

    ... Sweet Tequila was an out-of-towner in Cold Lake. And that's when she discovered how different Loretta Lynn and Merle Haggard are from the more contemporary Miranda Lambert and Lady Antebellum. 'Traditional country tells a story and you sing it slow. ...

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  15. Music fans fill venues for first OKCFestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2014 | NewsOK.com

    ... afternoon with performances in the old Ford parking lot by musicians such as Dierks Bentley and country legend Merle Haggard, who performed for more than ten thousand fans. The music resumed at noon Saturday with the Oklahoma City-based country trio ...

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  16. OKCFest's performers get city in tune with local music fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | NewsOK.com

    ... to the festival's main stage to catch a top-notch lineup of current superstar Dierks Bentley, outlaw legend Merle Haggard, Texas outfits Josh Abbott Band and Casey Donahew Band and Nashville newcomer Jaida Dreyer. Across Reno Avenue, hundreds more ...

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  17. I-4 Fest: Freedom from boredomRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... at Will's Pub in Orlando. Classic Country Covers features faithful interpretations of music by Buck Owens, Merle Haggard, Patsy Cline and other greats by Orlando's best musicians. The second installment is set for July 9, with a lineup that includes ...

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  18. Kenny George Banda s GunshyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Free Times

    ... to become a macho country badass. Bereft of such posturing, Gunshy is dominated by lovesick laments, but like Merle Haggard said, there ain't no shame in a mixed-up mess of a heart. What: Kenny George Band Where: Blazing Copper, 812-814 Harden St. ...

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  19. Out and about: Merle Haggard, 'SLC Punk 2' showRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | Salt Lake Tribune

    In his 50-plus years in music, Merle Haggard has been called a country singer and a folk singer.

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  20. 2014 Blue Fest: Making His Mark - Roy Book BinderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | River Cities' Reader

    ... Pink Anderson," he continued, citing two of his mentors from the early stages of his career. "My heroes are Merle Haggard and I don't know who else. I never wanted to be Gary Davis or Muddy Waters or Son House. The guys I wanted to be when I started ...

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