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  1. Country fans at New Orleans Jazz Fest 2015: Here are your best betsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Mississippi Press

    ... a boatload of country hits, including Emmylou Harris's "Two More Bottles of Wine." The son of the late Waylon Jennings is touring with members of his old man's band. The music Jennings plays spans from hardcore honky tonk to psychedelic rock. He's ...

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  2. Flashback: Glen Campbell Duets With Johnny Cash on 'Folsom Prison Blues'Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | RollingStone

    ... after week. The same episode, for instance, that featured a performance by Liza Minelli would also spotlight Waylon Jennings, and Italian guitarist Caterina Valente would appear alongside Roger Miller. Sketch comedy, much of it written by future ...

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  3. Ain't No Rodeo demos their country grooveRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | St. Albert Gazette

    ... hit-makers ranging from Bryan Adams, James Aldean and Dwight Yoakam to Lynyrd Skynyrd, The Mavericks and Waylon Jennings. 'We try to push the envelope with styles we might not be comfortable with, but they always turn into an Ain't No Rodeo song, a ...

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  4. The Cadillac Three 'Go Against the Grain' With New Song 'White Lightning'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | RollingStone

    ... choice for the hard-rocking, long-haired TC3, a group that draws as much from Mtley Cre as they do from Waylon Jennings . "We've heard that putting out ballads in the summer is a really successful enterprise, so we figured we'd give that a shot," ...

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  5. As the ACM Awards Head to Dallas, Here Are 9 Things to Know About Texas MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | CBS Local

    ... country music blooming in Texas. And by all means, enjoy your trip into the Lone Star State. Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, Jerry Jeff Walker, David Allen Coe, Townes Van Zandt and Billy Joe Shaver are all associated with country's 1970s outlaw ...

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  6. As the ACM Awards Head to Dallas, Here Are 9 Things to Know About Texas MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | CBS Local

    ... country music blooming in Texas. And by all means, enjoy your trip into the Lone Star State. Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, Jerry Jeff Walker, David Allen Coe, Townes Van Zandt and Billy Joe Shaver are all associated with country's 1970s outlaw ...

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  7. Hear a Rare Recording of Waylon Jennings at Age 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | RollingStone

    A rare early recording of Waylon Jennings as a teenager will be released as part of this year's Record Store Day. In 1955, an 18-year-old Waylon Jennings hosted a radio show on KZZN, a small station in his Littlefield, Texas, hometown.

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  8. Munchkin, Waylon and Dolly Find a HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Patch.com

    ... Beautiful Jacobs Famly that not only adopted one of our rescue dogs but decided to Adopt Three !! Munchkin ,Waylon Jennings ,Dolly Parton Here are some photos that we thought you enjoy seeing <3

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  9. Hear Brent Cobb's Satirical, 'Anti-Bro' SongRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | RollingStone

    ... modern conundrum of country music: his roots and heart lie in the pedal steel-filled, narrative stories of a Waylon Jennings youth, but it's songs about hanging out and drinking beers on the dock that fill pockets. How do you balance both? That's ...

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  10. Tortuga's Chase Bryant Has Been to the Beach Only Once in His LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Broward-Palm Beach

    ... with 1987 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Roy Orbison as well as The Dukes of Hazzard theme song singer Waylon Jennings. His uncles also cofounded the country band Ricochet. Bryant admits that the musical blood in his veins played a role in his ...

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  11. Tucson's Drew Cooper Makes Country Music For EveryoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Phoenix New Times

    ... the grease and grit of '80s Americana rock. There's a hint of Petty here, a dash of Springsteen there, and a Waylon Jennings-shaped stain covering the whole damn thing. "I don't know if it's the idea of how they played as much as it is the way they ...

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  12. Jamey Johnson, Shawn Mendes, Frankie Valli and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... Song," "The Guitar Song" left little doubt that Johnson was true country, a clear creative descendant to Waylon Jennings surrounded by pretty-boy, country-pop crooners. "The Guitar Song" was the third-best reviewed new album of 2010, according to ...

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  13. Sturgill Simpson, Live At The 2014 Americana Music AwardsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | WNYC-AM New York

    Introduced at the Americana Music Awards as "the hero of outlaw country" by Elizabeth Cook , Sturgill Simpson did his darnedest not to disappoint as he ripped and roared through "Life Of Sin" from his breakthrough album, Metamodern Sounds In Country Music . Simpson has been lauded as this generation's incarnation of Waylon Jennings .

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  14. American Pie'Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | The Washington Post

    ... with a washing machine. Joining him on the plane were Ritchie Valens and, after future country star Waylon Jennings gave up his seat, J.P. Richardson, a.k.a. "the Big Bopper." Taking off in bad weather with a pilot not certified to do so, the plane ...

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  15. Waylon Jennings Tribute Truck Stop Troubadours Coming to Warner TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Warner Theatre is proud to present the Truck Stop Troubadours: A Tribute to Waylon Jennings & His Outlaw Friends, in the Nancy Marine Studio Theatre on Saturday, June 27th at 8 pm. The performers from the 2013 sold out show Cash is King: A Tribute to Johnny Cash are returning to the Warner! This is a full band concert extravaganza that gives vintage country and non-country fans alike the chance to experience a Waylon Jennings live show.

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  16. Peter Blachley 'Nevada Sky'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | Westcoastmusic

    ... albums that instantly feel like an old friend. It recalls the work of CSN, John Stewart, Neil Young, Waylon Jennings , and Ian Tyson . It stretches across the highways of high lonesome country, confessional folk, and swampy rock n' roll. And it ...

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  17. The Great Worker ShortageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | The Heritage Foundation

    ... graduating from high school and college without any skills at all." The lesson, to play off of the famous Waylon Jennings song: Momma don't let your babies grow up to be philosophy majors Three years ago the chronic disease of the economy was a ...

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  18. Sturgill Simpson Wows Austin City LimitsFirst of three performances in Austin this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... artist heralded as the savior of country music. As much as Simpson acknowledges tradition - from an obvious Waylon Jennings influence to the nod at his Appalachian roots in covering Carter Stanley's "Medicine Springs" - his authenticity emerges in ...

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  19. Aaron Lewis talks country career, next album, Huntsville solo show, likelihood of Staind reunionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Alabama Live

    ... from outside a Spokane, Wash. casino. "That classic late-60s, early-70s country. It was George Jones and Waylon Jennings and Charlie Daniels and Merle Haggard and Hank, Sr. and Hank, Jr. That type of stuff. That kind of outlaw country is what my ...

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  20. Sturgill Simpson burns brightly in the ACL spotlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Austin American Statesman

    ... in the way of their leader's voice, which is clearly the star attraction. The frequent comparisons to Waylon Jennings hung heavier in this setting, given that Jennings made multiple "Austin City Limits" appearances and was so closely associated with ...

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