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  1. Michael Hall Releases Country Single 'My Country Family'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Mi2n

    ... elements round out 'My Country Family' for some of the best country music to be published in decades. Fans of Willie Nelson, Dolly Parton, and other such classic players from before the country genre became watered-down by rock-'n'-roll crossover ...

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  2. The Wiyos, Ryan Vanderhoof, DeSantis Orchestra Christmas: 5 concerts worth checking out this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | The Post-Standard

    ... remember them as the opening act when Dylan played Alliance Bank Stadium in 2009 with John Mellencamp and Willie Nelson. Where: Nelson Odeon, 4035 Nelson Road, Nelson When: Saturday, Dec. 13, 8 p.m. (doors at 7:30 p.m.) Tickets: $20 via ...

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  3. Get to know: Baylor, Michigan State's Cotton Bowl opponentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | MLive.com

    ... (2011 Heisman Trophy winner), Michael Johnson (five-time Olympic gold medalist), Brittney Griner (WNBA star), Willie Nelson (country music star) Record this season: 11-1 (8-1 Big 12) a Last meeting with Michigan State: Michigan State 28, Baylor 10, ...

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  4. Allen was a versatile and award-winning journalistRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | MySanAntonio.com

    Nelson Allen Jr., a gifted writer whose articles ranged from the funeral of a member of the Banditos motorcycle gang in the 1980s to in-depth interviews with emerging country singers such as Willie Nelson, left behind a legacy of words from a journalism career that spanned more than 25 years. Envisioning life as an author, "he thought being a reporter would help him gain experience," said his wife, Paula Allen , history columnist for the San Antonio Express-News.

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  5. Three-time GRAMMY Award winning Kenny Rogers brings Christmas tour to IndianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | Examiner.com

    ... vividly inhabit each song he performs, Rogers has sold more than 120 million albums worldwide. He received the Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement Award at the 47th Annual CMA Awards. The first country artist to consistently sell out arenas, Rogers ...

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  6. Tunes: Cody Johnson & The Rockin' CJB bring Texas country to Graham'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... who never spent any time in any honky-tonk bar, to hear him just sitting around and singing a Ray Price or Willie Nelson song - it was just a love for music. No matter where I play now, from Texas to Chicago, I carry that appreciation that was ...

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  7. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Leon Russell to performRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | The Advertiser News (South)

    ... guitarist, record company owner, and bandleader he has collaborated with hundreds of artists, including Willie Nelson, Eric Clapton, Bob Dylan, John Lennon, B.B. King, Rita Coolidge, Gram Parsons, Barbara Streisand, Ike and Tina Turner, Ricky ...

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  8. Willie Nelson's tour bus featured on 'Extreme RVs' for Travel ChannelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Houston Chronicle

    This past week the Travel Channel show "Extreme RVs" took a tour inside Willie Nelson's touring bus, which is outfitted with numerous creature comforts for Nelson and his family as he travels the country with his trusty guitar "Trigger" and his band. This past week the Travel Channel show "Extreme RVs" took a tour inside Willie Nelson's touring bus, which is outfitted with numerous creature comforts for Nelson and his family as he travels the country with his trusty guitar "Trigger" and his band.

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  9. Jamey Johnson Warms Up With Baby, Its...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | CMT.com

    ... because of that playful nature." The collection also includes "Pretty Paper," a country classic written by Willie Nelson . In fact, Johnson recorded his vocals in the same studio where Nelson captured Red Headed Stranger . He gives his rendition of ...

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  10. SoundCheck: The Band Perry, Charlie Daniels among top live music picksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... the grounds of an RV park, then consider that a bevy of country's biggest names (Luke Bryan, Blake Shelton and Willie Nelson, to name a few) have all played shows there. All proceeds from the "Citrus Jam" mini-fest benefit cancer research. The devil ...

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  11. Sturgill Simpson shared his life of sin last night at KnuckleheadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | The Pitch

    ... Springs (The Stanley Brothers cover) A Little Light Living the Dream Life of Sin Sad Songs and Waltzes (Willie Nelson cover) Sometimes Wine (The Sunday Drivers cover) I Never Go Around Mirrors (Lefty Frizzell cover) Some Days It Ain't All Flowers ...

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  12. Jason Bays talks about Kung Fu Robot, Frankenstein and more in this week's Pitch questionnaireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | The Pitch

    ... cello concertos because they're simply some of the most beautiful moments in the history of music; Willie Nelson's Red Headed Stranger because it might be the single most perfect album ever recorded. The album weaves a story throughout, and by the ...

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  13. Singer/songwriter Webb to perform at Bethesda Blues and JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Gazette.net

    Webb, the musician responsible for writing such hits as Donna Summer's “MacArthur Park,” Barbra Streisand's “Didn't We,” and “Wichita Lineman,” by R.E.M., Keith Urban, Urge Overkill, and even Homer Simpson, is bringing his multi-platinum playlist to the Bethesda Blues and Jazz Supper Club on Friday. Webb has performed for more than five decades and is the man behind “Highwayman,” a song recorded by The Highwaymen - Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings and Kris Kristofferson.

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  14. 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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  15. CD Reviews: Mary J. Blige; AC/DC; Walk the Moon; She & Him and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    "To me, she was this untouchable goddess," Sam Smith gushes about Mary J. Blige on her 13th studio album, "The London Sessions." "And when I met her, I really, really wasn't expecting her to be like me."

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  16. On The Record: Willie Nelson & Sister BobbieRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Austin American Statesman

    Willie Nelson & Sister Bobbie, "December Day " . "Band of Brothers," Willie's first collection of primarily new material in nearly two decades, stands as his most significant release of 2014, but this late-year offering also ranks with the best Nelson music in recent memory, in no small part because both Willie and Bobbie are front and center.

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  17. Willie Nelson To Be Celebrated By Grammy Bosses For Charity WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | ContactMusic.com

    ... Theatre in Los Angeles in the run up to the Grammy Awards in February (15). Legendary country music singer, Willie Nelson has released a live video for a remastered edition of 'Who'll Buy My Memories' - the first and title... Christmas is a time for ...

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  18. Aaron Watson Puts Bite Back into Traditional Country With 'The Underdog'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | RollingStone

    ... and Chris LeDoux than the mainstream music coming out of Nashville. Lyle Lovett was an early supporter. So was Willie Nelson , who made an appearance on Watson's fourth album, The Honky Tonk Kid , in 2004, long before the rest of the country knew ...

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  19. Willie Nelson to Play March 3-4 at the RymanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Nashville Scene

    The last time Willie Nelson played Nashville, it was at The Woods Amphitheater at Fontanel back in May . Before that, he played Zac Brown Band's 2013 Southern Ground Festival on the riverfront , and before that, he celebrated his 80th birthday with a special, invite-only taping at Third Man Records .

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  20. Willie Nelson to Receive Grammy Recognition for Humanitarian EffortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | RollingStone

    It's been nearly 30 years since Willie Nelson teamed up with Neil Young and John Mellencamp to launch Farm Aid, a nonprofit organization and annual benefit concert supporting American farmers. That sort of charitable spirit - along with one of the most enduring catalogs in country music - has landed him a spot in the upcoming Grammy Foundation Legacy Concert, which helps kick off Grammy Weekend on February 5, 2015.

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