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  1. Tennessee singer in the final six on The VoiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Tennessee singer in the final six on The Voice Nashville native lands spot in the finals on The Voice.

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  2. New Bill Could Repeal Common Core In TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | The Daily Caller

    A newly-passed bill in Tennessee is being touted by some lawmakers as a repeal of Common Core education standards, but others insist it is simply a ruse that will keep them in place with a different name. Officially, House Bill 1035 ordains that Common Core be eliminated two years from now, and several of its backers are touting it as the successful completion of a long-running effort to replace the standards.

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  3. Palma Violets - 'Danger In The Club'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | NME

    ... just waiting to be trod on and tripped over. 'Sweet Violets' is a brief, bleary-eyed rendition of the 1951 hit by Tennessee singer and TV personality Dinah Shore, a bawdy knees-up delivered from a horizontal repose that raises the curtain on the 40 ...

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  4. Tennessee's Common Core Repeal Bill Is Weak, but an Encouraging StartRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | FreedomWorks

    ... current events, FreedomConnector is the place to start. See what's happening in your state today! It appears that Tennessee will be next state in line to repeal the increasingly unpopular Common Core education standards, joining South Carolina, ...

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  5. Richard Marx - HazardRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | MusicEmissions

    ... . Hazard gets a name check in one of my favourite tracks, "Red Army Blues" by the Waterboys (at least Hazard, Tennessee does). And Richard Marx sings about Hazard Nebraska. Is it the place? Is it the general meaning of the name? Is the name Hazard ...

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  6. The Hebrew Hillbilly at Santa Monica Playhouse this Saturday 3/7Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... is filled with ups and downs, highs and lows. Born and raised in the heart of the Mississippi Delta in Memphis, Tennessee, home of rock 'n roll and the blues, Shelley comes by her love of music and entertainment naturally. After completing her ...

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  7. Jody Direen - TogetherRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2015 | Scoop

    Together is the third single from Jody's highly anticipated album Jody Direen Breaks Out, reflecting her new pop-rock-country direction and is available on iTunes, Google Play and all leading digital download websites TODAY! Jody worked with award-winning producer Jay Tooke in Nashville, Tennessee on Together and she says it is a song that is both heartfelt and empowering. " Together is a very personal song to me," Jody explains.

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  8. On the Verge: Kelsea Ballerini means itRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | USA Today

    The 21-year-old Tennessee singer, currently climbing the country charts with 'Love Me Like You Mean It,' has the official Taylor Swift stamp of approval. On the Verge: Kelsea Ballerini means it The 21-year-old Tennessee singer, currently climbing the country charts with 'Love Me Like You Mean It,' has the official Taylor Swift stamp of approval.

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  9. Chad Bradford, "A Day Before Tomorrow [A Day After Yesterday]"Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... click. For the past few years, singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Chad Bradford, who hails from Dickson, Tennessee, has been taking advantage of our miraculous technology, and has pulled in a flurry of dedicated fans in the process. Chad's ...

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  10. The buzz at Duke? Cody Latimer at Peyton Manning's campRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Daily Camera

    ... Duke each spring to receive a tuneup from Duke coach David Cutcliffe, his longtime mentor and former assistant at Tennessee. Todd Helton, who also played under Cutcliffe, long ago convinced me of Cutcliffe's brilliance. Helton leaned on Cutcliffe ...

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  11. NCAA women's tournament: Maryland's balanced attack leads them back to Final FourRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Daily Camera

    ... took the reins against Duke with a 24-point performance, and Lexie Brown's 15-point effort on Monday night against Tennessee resulted in a net-cutting ceremony following a 58-48 win that earned Maryland (34-2) the Spokane Regional title and a shot ...

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  12. Music Forecast 4.2–4.8: Nora Jane Struthers, Shovels & Rope, Father John Misty, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | The Pitch

    ... Nora Jane Struthers In February, the infinitely likable Nora Jane Struthers released Wake , on which the Tennessee singer-songwriter sounds dead set on doing things her own way. The new tracks find Struthers integrating bold electric-guitar chords ...

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  13. Maryland again upends TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | LongmontFYI

    Maryland is going back to consecutive Final Fours, and for the second straight year the Terrapins pushed aside Tennessee to get there.

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  14. Jay Meehan: Tennessee waltzRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Park Record

    My meet-up with Tennessee singer-songwriter Ted Murray Jones began innocently enough via a text message from my longtime amigo, the legendary percussionist, cult movie star, and champion of "Little Fellers" everywhere, KW Turnbow -- a Utah lad who now resides in Nashville. K-Dub, as he is affectionately known in the vernacular, it seemed, had this close friend from the greater-Nashville music scene who was embedded with the Sundance Film Festival crowd in Park City, or so he thought, and he was wondering if I could maybe steer him toward a local haunt or two.

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  15. New Single : Jody Direen a " TogetherRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 | Scoop

    ... all leading digital download websites on April 10. Jody worked with award-winning producer Jay Tooke in Nashville, Tennessee on Together and she says it is a song that is both heartfelt and empowering. " Together is a very personal song to me," Jody ...

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  16. Santa Monica Playhouse Hosts the Hebrew Hillbilly - Fifty Shades of Oy Vey! TonightRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... SHELLEY FISHER (Singer/Songwriter/Actress) - Born and raised in the heart of the Mississippi Delta in Memphis, Tennessee, home of rock 'n roll and the blues, Shelley comes by her love of music and entertainment naturally. After completing her ...

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  17. The Hebrew Hillbilly at Santa Monica Playhouse this Saturday 3/7Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... is filled with ups and downs, highs and lows. Born and raised in the heart of the Mississippi Delta in Memphis, Tennessee, home of rock 'n roll and the blues, Shelley comes by her love of music and entertainment naturally. After completing her ...

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  18. Making Music In Sioux FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    ... media is a great way to keep music fans informed and to recruit artists from farther away. "People come from Tennessee, or LA or wherever else in the region. So we try to just invite others to come in while we support our local artists," Graber ...

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  19. Must-hear N.J.: Taylor Tote mixes pop talent, throwback rock soulRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    Tinton Falls singer-songwriter Taylor Tote sings her song "Tennessee," which does not appear on her new EP. has taught me that I'm a very emotional person," she says with a laugh.

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  20. No baloney: Johnny Cash theme for Open Hamper Food Bank fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... up at the airport and headed down Brackley Point Road en route to a hotel in downtown Charlottetown. The popular Tennessee singer directed his driver, in a deep, distinctive baritone voice, to swing into a Dominion store because he had a hunger for ...

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