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  1. Blake Shelton StoriesRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2014 | KRAV-FM Tulsa

    ... something for everyone. Strait's victory was ... Country music's biggest stars are turning out for a salute to Merle Haggard. Miranda Lambert and George Strait will team up to perform a tribute medley of Haggard's hits during the Academy of Country ...

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  2. Concert by - Spirtual Road' in StarbrickRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2014 | Times Observer

    ... and Carolyn have met and performed with many of the stars of country and gospel music, from Brooks and Dunn, Merle Haggard and Bill Anderson, to Barbara Fairchild. The public is invited to attend. There will be a church dinner for those attending ...

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  3. An interview with Country Music's finest- JDRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... took it serious until I meet Ray Ruff. He liked my sound and he's responsible for starting me down this path. Merle Haggard, Buck Owens, Johnny Cash, Hank Jr, Waylon & Willie, Dwight Yoakum, George Straight ya know, all the standard country music ...

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  4. The Office launches new covers seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2014 | San Diego CityBEAT

    ... into my head. "Willie Nelson's not so country," she continues. "And he's not as obscure as Charlie Daniels or Merle Haggard. Everybody likes Willie Nelson." A new "Under Cover" event will happen on the last Monday of every month. Mossa says that ...

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  5. Ocean City Gears up for 24th Annual SpringfestRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2014 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... perform Thursday, May 1 at 7 p.m. with tickets costing between $5 and $10. Grammy Award winning country artist Merle Haggard will make an appearance Friday night. The rock band Loverboy will be performing Saturday night with special guest The Reagan ...

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  6. Saginaw's Cinco de Mayo festivities close in Mount Pleasant with Michael SalgadoRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2014 | MLive.com

    ... farming world, listening to Spanish and country music. I drove tractors when I was 11 years old, listening to Merle Haggard and George Jones. I played that music when I started out, the songs I learned on my tractor." Professionally, he made his ...

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  7. Country Music Hall of Fame inductees announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2014 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... Billboard Top 10 country singles and who trails only Hall of Famers George Strait, Conway Twitty and Merle Haggard on the all-time list of top-charting Billboard singles. Cochran came to Nashville in January 1960 and wound up writing classics ...

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  8. Critic's pick: Johnny Cash, 'Out Among the Stars'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2014 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    ... Cash's glory years. At the time, his label (Columbia/Epic) was home to several contemporaries, most notably Merle Haggard and George Jones. All were falling increasingly out of favor with country radio and corporate Nashville, both of which were ...

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  9. The Mavericks give full house at Knuckleheads a long, memorable eveningRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2014 | The Kansas City Star

    ... Malo solo material, such as "Sinners and Saints," and several covers. One of those was a standout version of Merle Haggard's "Okie From Muskogee," which Malo introduced by telling a story about the Mavericks' opening for Marilyn Manson so many years ...

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  10. Dr. Russell Moore and Molly Ball at the March 2014 Faith Angle ForumRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2014 | Ethics and Public Policy Center

    ... When I think about the first stage of the culture wars in this country, I tend to frame it as Joan Baez versus Merle Haggard, and that is when Joan Baez is singing in the 1960s "The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down," this was quite consistent with ...

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  11. Pony Up rides into Mary's Midway, Do Bar this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2014 | Great Falls Tribune

    ... offers audiences a blend of classic country and newer country. Artists covered span Don Williams, Don Gibson, Merle Haggard, George Jones, Bellamy Brothers, Billy Currington, Eric Church, Dale Watson and Alan Jackson. Pony Up generally has appealed ...

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  12. Leader of Inner Circle took inspiration from Stevie WonderRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2014 | Pensacola News Journal

    ... www.vinylmusichall.com. If you read Troy Moon's weekly column, you know that the longtime PNJ writer gives Merle Haggard the kind of respect that is reserved for presidents, popes and Greek gods. Hold on to your copies of Edith Hamilton's ...

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  13. Rising star Dustin Lynch performs tonight at Crawfish FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    ... While fans wait for the new album, they can hear Lynch on the tribute album "Working Man's Poet: A Tribute to Merle Haggard." Lynch said he chose to record two of his favorites: "That's the Way Love Goes" and "I Think I'll Just Stay Here and Drink." ...

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  14. God, Drugs And Lizard Aliens: Yep, It's Country MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2014 | GPB.org

    ... this plane," Simpsons sings in his outlaw baritone as his band lays down a gentle arrangement reminiscent of Merle Haggard 's " Kern River ". The next lyric might make you jump: "Where reptile aliens made of light cut you open and pull out all your ...

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  15. Sturgill Simpson's Interdimensional 'Turtles All the Way...Read the original story

    Apr 17, 2014 | Nashville Scene

    ... ). Simpson has a way of taking traditional country conventions - the Bakersfield-esque arrangements, the Merle Haggard-like vocal delivery - and melding them with challenging modern concepts. If you ask me, it's just that sort of approach that ...

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  16. Ten outdoor festivals for area music loversRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2014 | The Star Online

    ... MERLEFEST April 24-27 Where: Wilkes Community College, South Collegiate Drive, Wilkesboro Lineup: Merle Haggard, Old Crow Medicine Show, Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder, Carolina Chocolate Drops, Alan Jackson, Darin and Brooke Aldridge, Jim Avett, ...

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  17. 'Best country music tribute ever' with Evergreen ClubRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2014 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... weekdays at St George's and feeds up to 200 people daily. The show will be a tribute to country music icon Merle Haggard and the first "queen of country music," Kitty Wells. The show features Dave Perry doing the Merle Haggard portion of the show ...

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  18. Concerts close to home: 10 outdoor festivals for area music loversRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2014 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... . MerleFest - April 24-27 Where: Wilkes Community College, South Collegiate Drive, Wilkesboro Lineup: Merle Haggard, Old Crow Medicine Show, Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder, Carolina Chocolate Drops, Alan Jackson, Darin and Brooke Aldridge, Jim ...

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  19. It's all about the dancing at the Good Times ClubRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2014 | Truro Daily News

    ... music starts. The band is tight; you can tell they know these songs like the backs of their hands. They play Merle Haggard, Gene Watson and Ray Price, Hank Williams Sr. and Ernest Tubb. Classic country, old time music. Fulton is awesome on the ...

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  20. Florida Georgia Line revels in 'bro country'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2014 | Canada.com

    ... like a family reunion. We get to hang out and have a good time, because everyone's cool. I mean, I got to meet Merle Haggard on the Monday, and he was great. Then the next day we went to L.A. and did the Ellen show." Journal: It's been a quick ...

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