Merle Haggard Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Drive by Phil Vaught to be ReleasedRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | PR Log

    ... and many others. His brothers, eight and ten years his senior, listened to Elvis Presley, The Beatles, Merle Haggard, Hank Williams, Jr., Billy Joel, and Phil picked up something from them all. His mother & sister, both accomplished classical ...

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  2. Country/Rock Artist Phil Vaught to Release Album Drive February 28th on ItunesRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | PR Log

    ... and many others. His brothers, eight and ten years his senior, listened to Elvis Presley, The Beatles, Merle Haggard, Hank Williams, Jr., Billy Joel, and Phil picked up something from them all. His mother & sister, both accomplished classical ...

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  3. 'The Voice' 8: Premiere sees West Virginia 'anomaly' standout in Blind AuditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... Lawrence. And if humble roots and mountain stock could be encapsulated in a voice that resonated a little Merle Haggard with perhaps a twist of Alan Jackson, it would be that of Cody Wickline. The coaches realized the authenticity in his voice as ...

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  4. Commentary: The myth and lie of American exceptionalismRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... east from Enid, I made a ritual side trip through Muskogee, population 39,000, made famous in country singer Merle Haggard's 1969 song "Okie From Muskogee." I didn't see much evidence of a simple world in which "even squares can have a ball." In ...

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  5. Merle Haggard sang a bunch of sad country songs to a delighted Uptown crowd last nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | The Pitch

    Merle Haggard with Marty Stuart Uptown Theater, Kansas City Monday, February 23 For more photos from last night, go here . It was seven songs into Merle Haggard's set last night at the Uptown before the country legend addressed his audience.

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  6. 'The Voice' recap: The Blind Auditions PremiereRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... w," but from the moment Blake takes a more laid-back approach with this humble guy, telling Cody he heard more Merle Haggard in his George Jones cover, the other three

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  7. Country Times: Suzy Bogguss' 'Lucky' album a fitting tribute to Merle HaggardRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Washington Times

    Suzy Bogguss is at work on a new album, but she hasn't left her interpretations of Merle Haggard's music behind. Her critically acclaimed 2014 tribute album to "The Hag," "Lucky" is an exquisite testament to his legendary songs.

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  8. Young artist to perform in Victoria Livestock Show ... 26 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... Natalie Maines. During the Victoria Livestock Show, Mason will show a 220-pound hog named Haggard, in honor of Merle Haggard, for the first time and perform at the beer garden afterward. Mason picked up a guitar when he was 14. The first song he ...

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  9. Merle Haggard is at the Uptown on Monday, tickets still availableRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | The Pitch

    Merle Haggard is one of outlaw country's quintessential voices. He has been since the 1960s, when the genre was building its muscles.

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  10. Schultz: Hit the road, HillaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Daily Chronicle

    ... way, would be a swell name for a country music cover band. I further suggest that the opening number be that Merle Haggard song about when women could cook and still would. I love belting that out at the top of my lungs when I make my chicken ...

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  11. Still HaggardRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | The Memphis Flyer

    Bob Dylan still knows how to stir a pot. The legendary artist was named MusiCares 2015 person of the year and used his recent acceptance speech to remind fans that Memphis is the heart of rock-and-roll and to throw some unexpected shade in the direction of iconic Nashville songwriter Tom T. Hall and Bakersfield bad boy, Merle Haggard.

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  12. The Underdog - Aaron WatsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Watersblogged

    ... ences were the gospel hymns he sang in church with his family and the classic country records by George Jones, Merle Haggard, and Willie Nelson his folks played around the house. Watson began writing and singing...

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  13. Music Forecast 2.19–2.25: Hozier, Merle Haggard, Hundred Waters, Ariana Grande, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | The Pitch

    ... that, we hope, is heightened live. Sunday, February 22, RecordBar (1020 Westport Road, 816-753-5207) Merle Haggard Merle Haggard is one of outlaw country's quintessential voices. He has been since the 1960s, when the genre was building its muscles. ...

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  14. Thomas Rhett Talks 'Bringing Soul Back' to Country and Following in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Billboard

    ... the biggest reasons I ever wanted to write songs in the first place. When I got my record deal, he was like my Merle Haggard , if you will. I wanted to use his producer because I love the way his records rocked and how different they were. So I ...

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  15. 3 Grammy winners headline festivalRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Suzy Bogguss, who won a Grammy in 2004 in the category of Best Traditional Folk for her part in "Beautiful Dreamer: The Songs of Stephen Foster," will be the first headliner to perform at the four-day festival that starts Thursday. She released her newest album "Lucky," her interpretations of songs by Merle Haggard, two weeks ago.

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  16. Country artist Suzy Bogguss to performRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | The Township Journal

    ... husband, songwriter Doug Crider, the singer comes full circle, returning yet again to her early inspiration - Merle Haggard. On "Lucky," a collection of songs all written by Haggard, the award-winning singer makes the country rebel's compositions ...

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  17. Watch Ray Scott's Nostalgic Don Williams TributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | RollingStone

    ... A six-video series, Scott's "Roots Sessions" have thus far found the baritone vocalist covering classics by Merle Haggard and Tompall Glaser . His homage to Williams - who is still recording and released the underrated album Reflections last year - ...

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  18. Willie Nelson Releasing New Autobiography, "It's a Long Story: My Life," on M...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    ... are included, too. Fans will also get to read about Willie's relationship with his fellow country legends Merle Haggard , Johnny Cash and Waylon Jennings . It's a Long Story is Willie's first book since 2012's, Roll Me Up and Smoke Me When I Die: ...

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  19. Muir Family Band to perform in ActonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | The Independent & Free Press

    ... loved the album cuts." The evening will include covers of music from artists like Patsy Cline, Randy Travis, Merle Haggard, George Jones and Dwight Yoakam. While the band carries the Muir family name, with Brandon on drums, Donna on vocals and ... 1 comment

  20. Bob Dylan: 'I Wasn't Dissing Merle' in MusiCares Award SpeechRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Billboard

    ... Dylan also named Atlantic Records founder Ahmet Ertegun and songwriting duo Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller. "Merle Haggard didn't even think much of my songs," Dylan said. "I know he didn't. He didn't say that to me, but I know [inaudible]. Buck ...

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