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  1. Neil YoungRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Santa Barbara Independent

    ... intimate "If You Could Read My Mind," both of which Young effortlessly alchemizes into his own songs. Willie Nelson, likewise, gets covered twice, but with uneven results. While Young's take on "Crazy" is great, his version of "On the Road Again," ...

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  2. Tassie on map for Kenny RogersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | The Mercury

    ... to Australia in 2012, Rogers has been inducted into the American Country Music Hall of Fame and received the Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement Award. His best-selling autobiography, Luck Or Something Like It, came out in 2012, followed by his ...

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  3. MomentumLONG Distance CareRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2009 | American Reporter

    ... Pennsylvanian musicians out-competing such industry icons as "Shania Twain, Kenny Rogers, Dolly Parton and Willie Nelson?" Likely it was very few. When asked the band's secret to success, Jolin answered, "I think it's just the music. You put all the ...

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  4. First Listen: Christopher Denny, 'If The Roses Don't Kill Us'Read the original story

    Sunday Jul 27 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... against it. Instead, he went searching for idiosyncratic voices within the tradition, initially getting into Willie Nelson because Nelson was too out-there a singer for his grandmother's taste. "To me," Denny told me in an interview, "it was like, ...

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  5. Austin Music Source: Monday music picks: Wine Down with Riders Against the Storm, Dale WatsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Austin American Statesman

    ... Legs and covertly killing the comedy open mic at the Skylark Lounge. Run RAS run. Free. 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. 310 Willie Nelson Blvd. acl-live.com . - D.S.S. Also: Local honky-tonk kingpin Dale Watson celebrates the release of his new "Truckin' Sessions ...

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  6. Interstellar Rodeo comes kicking out of the chuteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Edmonton Journal

    ... did, perhaps obviously, the Boss's State Trooper - though they cranked it straight up into Zeus's backyard. Willie Nelson, a song, further underlined their identity politics. All in, a purposeful party band. Snapping into heartbreaking high notes ...

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  7. Interstellar Rodeo comes out of the chute kickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Edmonton Journal

    ... did, perhaps obviously, the Boss's State Trooper - though they cranked it straight up into Zeus's backyard. Willie Nelson, a song, further underlined their identity politics. All in, a purposeful party band. Snapping into heartbreaking high notes ...

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  8. Consider these books of local interest for your end of summer reading listRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Sunherald.com

    ... knowing graduation into the real world means the end of all fun." Each chapter is titled with a variation of a Willie Nelson song, such as "Chapter Twelve: 'Risky Liver, Take My Mind,'" and "Chapter Seven: 'My Heroes Have Always Been Bag Boys.'" ...

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  9. CD review: 'Bridges'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | News Observer

    ... versions of "Rose Garden," with Lynn Anderson; "Texas (When I Die)," with Tanya Tucker; and "Crazy," with Willie Nelson. She also enlists Merle Haggard for "The Fightin' Side of Me," his gruff yawp of patriotism from the Vietnam era. Maybe it's ...

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  10. Interstellar Rodeo comes out of the chute with a bangRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Edmonton Journal

    ... did, perhaps obviously, the Boss's State Trooper - though they cranked it straight up into Zeus's backyard. Willie Nelson, a song, further underlined their identity politics. All in, a purposeful party band. Snapping into heartbreaking high notes ...

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  11. Eric Clapton And J.J. Cale: Notes On A FriendshipRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... biggest hits, "After Midnight" and "Cocaine." The album includes all-star guests Tom Petty , Mark Knopfler , Willie Nelson , Derek Trucks and John Mayer . Clapton was in England when he got a text message that Cale had died; as he tells NPR's Eric ...

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  12. Rascal FlattsRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... music industry including: the Rolling Stones, Stevie Nicks, Michael Jackson, Eric Clapton, Luciano Pavarotti, Willie Nelson, Smokey Robinson, B.B. King and Bob Dylan.

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  13. Flashback: Kenny Rogers Takes 'Ruby' to First Farm AidRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | RollingStone

    ... remarked that family farmers in the U.S. could use some help too. The comment spurred fellow music superstars Willie Nelson , Neil Young and John Mellencamp into action. Two months later, the first Farm Aid concert took place in Champaign, Illinois. ...

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  14. Farm Aid announces 2014 concert date and lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Examiner.com

    This morning Willie Nelson and the fine folks with Farm Aid announced that Farm Aid 2014 will take place on September 13, 2014.

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  15. Dave Mustaine Talks New Album Inspiration, Cites Jack Bauer And Health Care Issues [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... White House. We went up there to do the ' Rock the Vote ' thing. I mean, I didn't get stoned on the roof like Willie Nelson or anything, but ... [chuckles] I was very active in what I thought was a promising new America and we had a great economy at ...

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  16. Jack White, Dave Matthews, Neil Young, John Mellencamp & Willie Nelson to Headline Farm Aid 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | WKHX-FM Atlanta

    ... lineup includes all the usual suspects, plus one new face: Jack White. White will join Farm Aid board members Willie Nelson , John Mellencamp , Dave Matthews and Neil Young on the bill at the event, which takes place at Raleigh's Walnut Creek ...

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  17. Niemann brings fans over to countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Marysville Journal-Tribune

    ... Niemann said, and hears a country song he connects to on a deeply personal level. Maybe it's Johnny Cash or Willie Nelson. And suddenly it all makes sense. He becomes a country music fan for life. "That's my job. That's my reason for playing," ...

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  18. Willie Nelson Talks to Designer John Varvatos About Music, Nudie...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Paper Magazine

    ... of inviting a Trekkie to spend time with Captain Kirk on the starship Enterprise. In terms of famous vehicles, Willie Nelson's bus, the Honeysuckle Rose, is up there with the Pequod from Moby-Dick and the Batmobile. When the "Red Headed Stranger" ...

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  19. Gangstagrass Embarks on Tour Near YouRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Rench first came up with the concept back in grade school when he would breakdance on cardboard to RUN-DMC during recess, then go home and listen to his parents' favorite country artists Johnny Cash and Willie Nelson on the stereo.

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  20. Rocker to headline Rockabilly lineupRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Truro Daily News

    ... has toured, performed or recorded with George Harrison, Ringo Starr, the Rolling Stones, Keith Richards, Willie Nelson, Leon Russel, John Fogerty, Carl Perkins, Robert Plant, Paul Simon, Les Paul, ZZ Top, the Pretenders, Eddie Van Halen and others. ...

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