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  1. One Track Mind: Billy Joe Shaver with Willie Nelson, "Hard To Be An Outlaw"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Something Else! Reviews

    This pairing is, of course, more than fitting. It was Billy Joe Shaver who gave heft, who gave real words, to the outlaw-country movement of the early 1970s - even if Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson and Waylon Jennings personified it.

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  2. Roadkill Ghost Choir Headlines PureHoney Magazine's Three Year AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Broward-Palm Beach

    ... orchestral melodies of Sufjan Stevens and, a few years later, started exploring the country yearnings of Willie Nelson. He calls the discovery of Nelson's outlaw country tunes a "defining moment" in his young career because it caused the young ...

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  3. Ex LibrisIT'S No Masterpiece, but 'Averton' Tells an Important StoryRead the original story

    Dec 5, 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. Watch Willie Nelson Work Sleight of Hand With Card TrickRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | RollingStone

    Step aside, David Blaine . There's a new magic man in town. Willie Nelson recently wowed his older sister Bobbie Nelson - and, so far, nearly 80,000 viewers on YouTube - when he posted a six-minute video of himself performing a card trick on his tour bus for his piano-playing sibling.

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  5. Who has been snubbed by Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame?Read the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... not mean they won't eventually make it, especially Waylon Jennings. I refer to: Patsy Cline, Emmylou Harris, Willie Nelson, Dolly Parton and Jennings. Those who feel country musicians do not play or influence rock have not attended enough live ...

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  6. Music Monday: Country/AmericanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | WVIZ-TV Cleveland

    ... me and Museum, local musician Ryan Humbert and Stephen Thompson from NPR Music. Tune in to hear new songs from Willie Nelson. Johnnyswim and Shovels and Rope.

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  7. Sarah Jaffe at Majestic Theatre, 8/23/14Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Dallas Observer

    ... enduring career as a solo artist. Pearson is a sort of blend of Ray Lamontagne and Tom Waits with a pinch of Willie Nelson poured into the prototypical grungy hipster mold, even if he is playing country. If occasionally messy, his guitar picking was ...

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  8. Shocker! Dave Matthews got high with Willie NelsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | USA Today

    Dave Matthews tells Rolling Stone about his memorable smoke-filled introduction to Farm Aid co-founder Willie Nelson during the 1995 benefit concert for struggling farmers: "I remember the first time that I met him, the band and I got on his bus and he started rolling joints and passing them around the bus.

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  9. Willie Nelson Feeling Great Thanks To ClooneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | ContactMusic.com

    ... be as famous as some of the biggest celebrities in the world, but you can bet they count him among their... Willie Nelson's remarkable life notched up another typically astounding anecdote recently as the country music legend picked up his fifth ...

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  10. Willie Nelson's braids can be yours for RM190kRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 24 | The Star Online

    ... congratulated Waylon with his red-headed braids," said Jessi Colter, Jennings' former wife. Who's 'abraid' of Willie Nelson? The country music legend (left) seen at the 56th annual Grammy Awards in January this year. Nelson's braids (right) that ...

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  11. 'Nashville Songwriter' reveals "Stories Behind The...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | Clarksville Online

    ... and Neil Thrasher. "Nashville Songwriter" features American classics like "Always On My Mind" (performed by Willie Nelson), "Jesus Take the Wheel," taken to the top by Carrie Underwood, and the Tim McGraw release, "Live Like You Were Dying." Kenny ...

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  12. Obituary: Gerry Anderson, a distinctive broadcasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | Independent.ie

    ... of levity, clowning and some awful music between the phone-ins where the political "crazies" popped up. Willie Nelson duets of unknown melodies and other obscure renderings were all part of Anderson's distinctive style. You wondered if he was having ...

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  13. Weekend: Emokpae opens a Music Bacha sa series at UFRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | TheCourier.com

    SONGWRITER and guitarist Nelson Emokpae, also known as "Nelly," will perform as part of the University of Findlay's "Music Bach's" series Aug. 29 in the Alumni Memorial Union atrium.

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  14. Reckless Kelly/Micky and the Motorcars/ The Departed bring Texas music to TucsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | Examiner.com

    ... they did non-stop! For a complete set list, click here . Texas music took a huge leap in popularity when Willie Nelson made the move from Nashville to Austin, TX forty years ago. It started with the Outlaw movement and has burst in popularity. The ...

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  15. Jeff Moehlis: 'At This Moment' Songwriter Billy Vera to Perform in VenturaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Noozhawk

    Billy Vera is best known for his song "At This Moment," which became a No. 1 hit in 1987 after it was used in the TV show Family Ties .

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  16. Willie Nelson's braids on auction blockRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | KSBW-TV

    ... dollars to burn, you could become the new owner of some of the most famous braids in the music business. Willie Nelson's braids are among the items going up for auction on Oct. 5 as part of a sale of memorabilia owned by singer Waylon Jennings, ...

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  17. Live review: Beck brings 'Morning Phase,' disco clowning to EdgefieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | The Oregonian

    ... riff on driving a Hyundai into the sky. (In one of several marijuana references, somehow he envisioned Willie Nelson backseat driving.) Singing in falsetto, Bck confronted the song's inherent goofiness: "I'm not trying to be funny," he sang. But he ...

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  18. This Autumn, 'Fall' for Charlottesville and Albemarle CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Market Wire

    ... such as Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, The Allman Brothers Band in their last festival appearance ever, Willie Nelson, Grace Potter & the Nocturnals, and Wilco, to name only a few, this music celebration is an event not to be missed. Unique to the ...

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  19. New Foo Fighters Sonic Highways TrailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | C-101

    ... shows interviews with Dolly Parton, Slash, Clive Davis, Cheap Trick's Rick Nielsen, LL Cool J, Macklemore, Willie Nelson, Fugazi's Ian MacKaye, Steve Albini and even the president! "This isn't just the making of our most ambitious album," Grohl ...

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  20. Estherville, IA police investigate the death of a man found in an alley FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    ... officials say the numbers for the future look much brighter. Just over a month from now, music legends Willie Nelson and Neil Young will come to northeast Nebraska to help aid the fight against the Keystone XL Oil Pipeline Project. Just over a month ...

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