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  1. Obstacles to higher employmentRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Wave

    ... too many are graduating from high school and college without any skills at all." The lesson, to play off the 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 ...

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  2. RIP, Ernie Menehune: Hawaii's Suntanned Irishman Has DiedRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Tucson Weekly

    ... apparently got those live audiences back then. "I was booked into a club at the river bed [in Phoenix] when Waylon Jennings was there. On his day off, I'd go in there, we'd have Hawaiian night and we'd pack the house." Here's where we begin: I went ...

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  3. 'WTF is Hobo Folk?' Shakey Graves and Nikki Lane Ditch Your Labels At the DoorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Village Voice

    ... law country." I was running my mouth one afternoon, and then all of a sudden, wham, bam, I'm in trouble with Waylon Jennings's team because I was like, "I'm the queen of outlaw country!" and they're pissed...You say something in an

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  4. Rising country star Chase Bryant to play Texas ClubRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Advocate

    ... were always tight. It was a rough day in music when she passed." Bryant's grandfather also performed with Waylon Jennings and Buddy Holly. Even though Jimmy Bryant died when Bryant was just 6 years old, he remains his grandson's biggest influence. ...

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  5. Hear Billy Ray Cyrus' Multi-Voiced Duet With Shooter JenningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | RollingStone

    For Shooter Jennings, Record Store Day is a national holiday - it's also the ideal opportunity to explore the more out-there side of his musical tastes. On April 18th, the eighth annual Record Store Day, Jennings' label Black Country Rock will release a wealth of noteworthy vinyl, including the very first recording by his famous father, Waylon Jennings, a trippy mash-up by Dennis Haskins and his own collaboration with Billy Ray Cyrus.

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  6. Dierks Bentley bringing Sounds of Summer Tour to PhoenixRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Arizona Republic

    ... rambling man. And this song is one of his better odes to one-night stands and next-day getaways, recalling Waylon Jennings on the banjo-driven verses. The words are pretty cold, but Bentley wears them well, especially when issuing a warning as ...

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  7. The Good News, microbrews and U2 - The Commonwealth Foundation's Matt Brouilette cleans up The Sunday DesktopRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | PennLive.com

    ... country to classic rock to 80s to Christian music. But I never turn the dial when Tom Petty, Johnny Cash, Waylon Jennings, or U2 come on. I'm also a 77s fan, as is fellow Sunday Desktopper Erik Arneson (a common interest we discovered we shared many ...

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  8. Country Music Recording Artist Ray Scott Adds Talent Booker, Bob Kinkead, To "Ray-List" TeamRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 21 | Mi2n

    ... the globe. "Throughout my booking career I have represented some of the great singers in country music (Waylon Jennings and Johnny Cash, to name a few) that stylistically made a mark in the country music industry," said Bob Kinkead, President/Owner, ...

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  9. Jamey Johnson, Shooter Jennings to Salute Country Hall of Famers at BenefitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | RollingStone

    "I'd fight the world," sang Hank Cochran on his 1961 single of the same name, but in 2010 he lost a battle few can win: one with pancreatic cancer. It's the same illness that took Waylon Jennings ' longtime manager Nikki Mitchell, whose namesake foundation will honor seven Country Music Hall of Fame members and their family members who succumbed to the disease with "An Intimate Celebration" on April 1st at the Ford Theater in Nashville's Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum.

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  10. The email I sent read something like this: Dear Station Manager, I...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Concord Monitor

    ... and don't forget the cow punk country music chosen from my collection - Yankee Cockfight, Sturgill Simpson, Waylon Jennings, Phillip Roabuck, Bruce, The Band, Elvis and Lucinda. Fred and I also love to laugh, so why not comedy, too? Five-minute sets ...

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  11. 2015 spring music previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Arkansas Times

    LIVING THE DREAM: Sturgill Simpson, whose sound has been favorably compared to Waylon Jennings, visits Hendrix College's Staples Auditorium on April 29. I don't know about you, but I haven't left my apartment in months. I've been standing at the window, sipping coffee, waiting for the end of the snow and black ice and rain and seasonal affective disorder.

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  12. Exclusive: Watch Former Buffalo Springfield Member Richie...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Billboard

    ... we were pioneers. Somebody has to break that ground. There were people who got it on the Nashville side, Waylon Jennings and folks like that, but there were a lot of other people that definitely wanted to keep you at arm's length. So it feels cool ...

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  13. RecommNeds | Four New Music RecommendationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | JamBase

    ... seems to take a different approach to this ideal: jazzed-up covers of the Rolling Stones' "Wild Horses" and Waylon Jennings mixed in with original material that evokes images of a dance party breaking out in a saloon. Deutsch employs a big band ...

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  14. Nashville expat Erik Deutsch takes jazz into outlaw countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Nashville Scene

    ... a young Shooter Jennings, who was a friend and classmate of his younger brother. Deutsch remembers going to Waylon Jennings and Jessi Colter's house. Those childhood memories left a lasting imprint. "One major moment for me," he recalls, "was when ...

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  15. Who Is Frankie Miller?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | The Stranger

    ... top soul vocalists like Etta James and Bettye LaVette to country entertainers like the Bellamy Brothers and Waylon Jennings and, through their voices, he's even racked up a few Top 10 hits. However, till right now, had any of y'all ever heard his ...

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  16. Country girl powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    ... music in a classic Ameripolitan style that's influenced by - and tries to honor - the style of folks like Waylon Jennings, Jean Shepard, and Hank Williams Sr.," Thomerson says. Like Thomerson, both Waldon and Annalise share a love for a deep ...

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  17. neal copperman posted eventsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 9 | Duke City Fix

    ... storyteller in his own right, with his songs being recorded by Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, Emmylou Harris, Waylon Jennings, Travis Tritt, the Pretenders, Joan Baez and countless others. 1986 saw the release of his debut record, , which shot to ...

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

    Thursday Mar 5 | 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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  19. NTSB reconsiders Buddy Holly plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | 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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  20. Loose Wires: Huntsville entertainment notes, news and ticket infoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | 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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