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  1. Florida Georgia Line turning heads with overt references to sex, potRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Alabama Live

    ... instant single - and, quite likely, a radio smash." Marijuana and country music are hardly strangers; just ask Willie Nelson. Still, it seems artists are willing to chance more overt lyrical references. Kenny Chesney's recent No. 1 single "American ...

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  2. Foo Fighters tease new HBO series 'Sonic Highways' in first trailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... faces outside of the band shown in the video include Coldplay's Chris Martin, Dan Auerbach of the Black Keys, Willie Nelson, Pharrell Williams, Dolly Parton, Willie Nelson and Chuck D of Public Enemy. Each episode will end with the group performing ...

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  3. New music: Christopher Owens, "A New Testament"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | CU Independent

    ... honest attempt by Owens to define himself as an artist. Tracks like "A Heart Akin The World" lead to a modern Willie Nelson comparison, with achy-breaky chords and upbeat-wanderer inspired lyrics. "Nobody's Business" is reminiscent of Girls, but ...

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  4. Dave Grohl explores musical historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | ContactMusic.com

    ... show to talk about their hometowns and occasionally jam with the rockers, and the trailer showed these include Willie Nelson , Public Enemy 's Chuck D , Dolly Parton , Queens of the Stone Age rocker Josh Homme - who Dave plays with in supergroup ...

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  5. Shixungileni buried at King KaulumaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | The Namibian

    GOODBYE COMRADE ... Simeon Lineekela 'Kambo' Shixungileni was buried at King Kauluma village in Oshikoto region on Saturday. He was accorded a State funeral.

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  6. Watch: Foo Fighters Talk 'Sonic Highways' in New HBO TrailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Foo Fighters fans can rejoice: HBO has released a five-minute trailer for the eight-episode "Sonic Highways," which follows the band as they travel across the country in the process of putting together their new album, and previews some new music in the clip as well. The series premieres on Oct. 17, and, along with the musical snippets, the trailer previews some of the guest stars Dave Grohl and the band meet, including Queen of the Stone Age's Josh Homme, Willie Nelson, Kiss' Paul Stanley, Coldplay's Chris Martin, the Black Keys' Dan Auerbach and Dolly Parton.

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  7. 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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  8. Watch Foo Fighters Talk 'Sonic Highways' in New Extended TrailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | RollingStone

    Foo Fighters ' HBO series Sonic Highways premieres Friday, October 17th, and now we have another extensive look at what we can expect to see and hear from Dave Grohl's eight-episode musical travelogue. The five-minute trailer also reveals many of diverse guest stars that are a stop along Sonic Highways : Willie Nelson , Queens of the Stone Age 's Josh Homme, Coldplay 's Chris Martin, Kiss ' Paul Stanley and the Black Keys ' Dan Auerbach, Public Enemy 's Chuck D and Dolly Parton , just to name a few.

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  9. Celebrity SceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... motorcycle once owned by Buddy Holly, a letter from John Lennon and many guitars. The strangest item: a set of Willie Nelson's braids. In 1983, Johnny Cash convinced Willie to cut 'em off to celebrate Waylon getting sober. Things like that made ...

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  10. Pick Six: Justin Currie, John Fullbright, Postmodern Jukebox, Kip Moore, Hatsune Miku, the SuburbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Star Tribune

    ... Japanese pop star (she's animated) performed with four live musicians. Letterman's review: "It's like being on Willie Nelson's bus." Singer/guitarist Beej Chaney wasn't there and one saxophonist was ill, but the 'Burbs haven't sounded this tight and ...

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  11. 40-year-old TV show - Austin City Limits' helps make Austin hipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Dallas Morning News

    ... festival that piggybacked to fame on its name. Long-term success was the last thing on anyone's mind when Willie Nelson taped the pilot episode of ACL on Oct. 17, 1974. The show was almost an afterthought - something to fill up the new PBS TV studio ...

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  12. Houston now has an all-Beyonce radio station. What Dallas musician should get the same treatment?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Dallas Morning News

    ... XM are devoted to a single artist, like Radio Margaritaville (Jimmy Buffett and friends), Willie's Roadhouse (Willie Nelson and other outlaw country dudes) and Siriusly Sinatra (Frank Sinatra and American Standards.) If her songs were to be played ...

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  13. Country legend Willie Nelson's trademark braids have sold at auction for $37,000 (GBP23,100).Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | TheIndyChannel

    The distinctive hair item was one of the highlights of the Waylon Jennings memorabilia sale staged by New York-based Guernsey's auction house at the Museum of Musical Instruments in Phoenix, Arizona at the weekend . The braids, cut in the 1980s - when Nelson's hair was red, might have been one of the auction's most talked-about items, but it wasn't the biggest money earner.

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  14. Watch the Wild Feathers Perform 'Happy Again' Live in StudioRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | RollingStone

    Last year, the Wild Feathers criss-crossed the country as the opening act for pioneers such as Bob Dylan and Willie Nelson . This year, the guys have graduated to headliner status, taking a well-deserved victory lap in support of their debut album - a self-titled release rooted in Gibson guitars, thick harmonies, bubbling B3 organ and other sounds of the American heartland - before it becomes time to buckle down and start a new record.

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  15. Nelson's braids sell for $37,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Newsday

    They belonged to late singer Waylon Jennings, who was given the hair to mark his decision to stop drinking at a party held by Johnny Cash. Nelson and Jennings worked together on a number of records, including duets Good Hearted Woman and Mammas Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Cowboys.

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  16. Greg Shirley Set To Release 'Hillbilly Girl' on October 14Read the original story

    Tuesday Oct 7 | PRLog US Entertainment

    ... straight. Bassist Kevin "Swine" Grantt's resume includes work for Toby Keith, Brad Paisley, Colt Ford, and Willie Nelson. Co-producer and engineer T.W. Cargile recorded Greg's vocals at Jamey Johnson's Big Assed Studio in Nashville. The co-producer ...

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  17. That hair! Willie Nelsona s braids sell for $37KRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | KUQL-FM Mitchell

    Some of the most distinctive hair in American music, Willie Nelson's trademark braids, sold for $37,000 Sunday, auction organizers said on Monday. The braids were cut in the 1980s when Nelson's hair was still red and were the most talked-about item in the Arizona auction of items owned by the late Waylon Jennings, Nelson's cohort in the "outlaw country" music movement of the 1970s.

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  18. Legends celebrate four decades of PBS' 'Austin City Limits' in fantastic specialRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | Examiner.com

    ... show's 40th anniversary. The special aired on PBS on Oct. 3. The special featured numerous legends including Willie Nelson , Kris Kristofferson , Emmylou Harris, Bonnie Raitt, Buddy Guy and Jimmie Vaughan along with newer generation acts that have ...

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  19. Willie Nelson's braids go for $25,000 at auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... go on public auction on Sunday, including a rare 1958 motorcycle originally owned by Buddy Holly. A pair of Willie Nelson's braids went for $25,000 during a massive Sunday auction of outlaw country singer Waylon Jennings' personal belongings. ...

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  20. Willie Nelson's braids sell for $37,000 at auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | ABC News

    The braids were cut off in the 1980s when Nelson's hair was still red and were the most talked-about item in the Arizona auction of items owned by the late Waylon Jennings, Nelson's cohort in the "outlaw country" music movement of the 1970s. Jennings was given Nelson's braids at a 1983 party thrown by Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash to celebrate Jennings' sobriety.

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