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  1. Radio Show: Outlaws, Chaos, Post-Punk 'Pop'Read the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | KQED

    ... all his own. He mapped the "outlaw country" territory in the early '70s with an album's worth of songs that Waylon Jennings recorded as Honky Tonk Heroes . A recording artist with a slew of albums spanning four decades, Shaver has nonetheless been ...

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  2. NTSB reconsiders Buddy Holly plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Big News Network.com

    ... Bopper," 39. Each was beginning his career in rock and roll, at that time a new and emerging radio format. Waylon Jennings, then a member of Holly's band and later a country music legend, gave up his seat to Richardson, who was ill and unable to ...

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  3. Loose Wires: Huntsville entertainment notes, news and ticket infoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Alabama Live

    ... was the last time you went to hear a DJ and they spun country gems like George Jones' "The Race is On"? Or Waylon Jennings? Or Johnny Cash? That's exactly what DJ Tan-A-Hide, aka Matt Sutterer, is doing Thursdays at Lenae's Place, address, 2011 Cox ...

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  4. Shooter Jennings sets Saginaw in his sights with Waylon's band in towRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | MLive.com

    ... singer Jessi Colter, has experimented in everything from hard rock to outlaw country. Listen for a couple of Waylon Jennings' songs in his set and a few more of his own, including "4th of July." And know that when Waymore's Outlaws are in the house, ...

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  5. Flashback: See the Highwaymen Perform Their Signature HitRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | RollingStone

    The "supergroup" moniker is tossed around all too freely, but no title better suited the Highwaymen. Made up of Johnny Cash , Waylon Jennings, Kris Kristofferson and Willie Nelson - all of them eventual Country Music Hall of Fame members - the all-star band launched their first-ever concert tour at the Houston Astrodome on this day in 1990.

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  6. Black Water Bride talks new music, ShreveportaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | The Times

    ... country and every type of music from rap to whatever but my heart is definitely country music -Hank Jr. and Waylon Jennings. But in my opinion, I'm one of the biggest Black Crowes fans, so I like the Southern rock country stuff." Combs: "My parents ...

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  7. Watch Ray Scott Sing Billy Joe Shaver's Spiritual ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | RollingStone

    ... to the performance, Scott reveals he has asked for only two autographs in his 20 years in Nashville: that of Waylon Jennings and the Texas singer-songwriter Shaver. His appreciation of the latter, he tells Rolling Stone Country , stemmed from "Live ...

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  8. Travis Tritt Solo Acoustic is a special must-see performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Examiner.com

    ... . The night started off with a very passionate version of "It's All About The Money" followed by the old Waylon Jennings tune "Where Corn Don't Grow." Next came a soulful rendition of "The Pressure Is On." There were a few crowd favorites Thursday ...

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  9. March 9, 2015 - The HighwaymenRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Country Weekly

    Thirty years ago, four musical giantsWillie Nelson, Johnny Cash, Waylon Jennings and Kris Kristoffersoncame together to form country's first supergroup, The Highwaymen.

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  10. Billy Joe Shaver returns to writing with autobiographical albumRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Advocate

    ... been acknowledged as one of country music's great songwriters since the 1973 release of "Honky Tonk Heroes," Waylon Jennings' classic outlaw country album. Shaver wrote or co-wrote 10 of its 11 songs. Shaver's songs, recorded by himself, Jennings, ...

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  11. Remembering Songwriter and Session Great Bobby EmmonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Nashville Scene

    ... included a stint with Elvis Presley bassist Bill Black's band as well as Music City success as co-writer of Waylon Jennings' 1977 "Luckenbach, Texas (Back to the Basics of Love)," a canonical country song. Emmons always played what the song called ...

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  12. Sam Hunt: How a Former College Football Star Is Making Over Country MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | RollingStone

    For most of Sam Hunt 's life, the Georgia-born country singer was better known for his arm than his voice. As a teenager in Cedartown, Georgia the home of an adulterous sharecropper's daughter in an early Waylon Jennings murder ballad his quarterback skills earned him a High School Heisman nomination, and when he attended the University of Alabama at Birmingham, he eventually won a starting job.

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  13. Bobby Emmons, Country Studio Musician & Songwriter, Dead at 72Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Billboard

    County musician and songwriter Bobby Emmons, who wrote hits for Waylon Jennings and George Strait and played on more than 100 chart hits as a session musician, has died. Emmons passed away Monday in a Nashville hospital, while being treated for an undisclosed illness, the Memphis Commercial Appeal reports.

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  14. Tanaka 'good' after bullpenRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | The Japan Times

    ... on some different ideas with his split." Bruce Bochy watched Giants pitchers and catchers while a song by Waylon Jennings wafted over the sound system at Scottsdale Stadium. "I couldn't feel any better," Bochy said. "I am grateful for the doctors ...

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  15. Bochy returns to Giants' campRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Philly.com

    BRUCE BOCHY watched Giants pitchers and catchers while a song by Waylon Jennings wafted over the sound system at Scottsdale Stadium. "I couldn't feel any better," Bochy said.

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  16. Giants manager Bochy returns to camp after heart procedureRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 22 | The Daily Herald

    Bruce Bochy watched Giants pitchers and catchers while a song by Waylon Jennings wafted over the sound system at Scottsdale Stadium. Doctors had told Bochy to stay from the ballpark for a few days.

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  17. Shooter Jennings rides into town bringing Country Rock to AnnapolisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Examiner.com

    ... his guitar and joined the band. Shooter has music in his blood. He is the child of two country music icons, Waylon Jennings and Jessi Colter. Shooter's early years were spent on his parents' tour bus hanging out with and listening to even more music ...

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  18. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    ... him to return during the regular season. Bruce Bochy watched Giants pitchers and catchers while a song by Waylon Jennings wafted over the sound system at Scottsdale Stadium. Norway showcased its cross-country skiing supremacy by dominating the team ...

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  19. Bruce Bochy Returns To Camp After Heart ProcedureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | CBS Local

    ... Bacon For [...] SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Bruce Bochy watched Giants pitchers and catchers while a song by Waylon Jennings wafted over the sound system at Scottsdale Stadium. "I couldn't feel any better," Bochy said. "I am grateful for the doctors ...

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  20. Friday lineup set for 2015 Foothills FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... this year's Foothills Festival in downtown Jasper. Shooter Jennings, son of the late country music superstar Waylon Jennings and country singer Jessie Colter, will perform along with Waymore's Outlaws, the elder Jennings' former touring and ...

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