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  1. TraxRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Pasadena Weekly

    "It's hard to be an outlaw who ain't wanted anymore." So proclaims the enduring Texas songwriter in a scrappy duet with Willie Nelson that sets the tone for this insightfully written set.

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  2. 5 Amazing (and Possibly Apocryphal) Willie Nelson StoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | RollingStone

    Willie Nelson just returned to the top of Billboard 's Country chart with Band of Brothers , his first Number One album in nearly 30 years.

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  3. At Home With Willie Nelson: Inside Rolling Stone's New IssueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | RollingStone

    Willie Nelson has had a pretty good summer. In June, he scored his first Number One country album in 28 years with Band of Brothers , and now he's on the cover of Rolling Stone for the first time in more than 30 years .

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  4. 20 Obscure But Awesome Willie Nelson TracksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | RollingStone

    "Blue Eyes Crying in the Rain" was Willie Nelson's first Number One as a singer.

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  5. Billy Joe Shaver, Miranda Lambert records among 6 great Americana/country music albums of the summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2014 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    ... classic chorus line: “It's hard to be an outlaw when you ain't wanted anymore” (dueted with Willie Nelson). From there, Shaver runs through the (slightly) mellower, old-guys-rule title song and perfect examples of the country waltz, ...

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  6. Robin Williams Was the Bob Hope of His GenerationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | WCTO-FM Lehigh Valley

    ... Williams followed the lead of other popular USO performers such as Bob Hope and Marilyn Monroe, Jay Leno and Willie Nelson. "I'm so honored to meet them and know what they've gone through and say, 'Hey dude,' this is just something that really ...

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  7. To Wit, Kinky Reveals A Serious SideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | New Haven Independent

    ... the melancholy of the great works by Beethoven, Schubert, Chopin; and the songwriting of Hank Williams and Willie Nelson. It's a formulation that probably applies to any great art, but I was sitting with someone who has been drawn to country music, ...

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  8. 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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  9. DJ Sessions: Country's Vast Age RangeRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... Emi Sunshine, who is just 10 years old. We also hear songs from Brendan MacFarlane, the late Jack Clement and Willie Nelson, who has a new album out. Note: We have a Spotify playlist for our weekly DJ Sessions segment. The playlist will be updated ...

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  10. For U.S. troops, Robin Williams was Bob Hope of his generationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | WJLA-TV Arlington

    ... Williams followed the lead of other popular USO performers such as Bob Hope and Marilyn Monroe, Jay Leno and Willie Nelson. "I'm so honored to meet them and know what they've gone through and say, 'Hey dude,' this is just something that really ...

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  11. Billy Joe Shaver touring with new songs but same outlaw styleRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | The Miami Herald

    ... collection of songs he's ever done. There is a resurgence of interest in his brand of outlaw country, he says. Willie Nelson's "Band of Brothers" was released in June and is getting great reviews. "This time, it's different. It will turn things," ...

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  12. Songwriter keeps many balls in the airRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... and teaching herself to play - more of the work of her favorite songwriters, including Tom Waits, Paul Simon , Willie Nelson and Patty Griffin. The songwriter says her Columbia set will include more covers than One World Coffeehouse audiences are ...

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  13. Homegrown Country Music Takes Root in EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | Wall Street Journal

    ... which formed only last year, were recently signed to Decca Records, the label of American acts Sugarland, Willie Nelson, and Allison Krauss. Their debut album, recorded mostly in Nashville and tentatively titled "Made in England," will appear in the ...

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  14. Holland's Dolly? U.K's Carrie? Europe's country music sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | Wall Street Journal

    ... which formed only last year, were recently signed to Decca Records, the label of American acts Sugarland, Willie Nelson, and Allison Krauss. Their debut album, recorded mostly in Nashville and tentatively titled "Made in England," will appear in the ...

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  15. At 74, Outlaw Billy Joe Shaver Is Still An OutlierRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... then-unknown Texas songwriter. Since that time, his songs have been recorded by everyone from Elvis Presley to Willie Nelson , and he's considered one of the founders of the outlaw-country movement. Now 74 years old, Shaver has just released his ...

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  16. At 74, Outlaw Billy Joe Shaver Is Still An OutlierRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | WNED

    ... then-unknown Texas songwriter. Since that time, his songs have been recorded by everyone from Elvis Presley to Willie Nelson , and he's considered one of the founders of the outlaw-country movement. Now 74 years old, Shaver has just released his ...

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  17. At 74, Outlaw Country Pioneer Is Still An OutlierRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | National Public Radio

    ... then-unknown Texas songwriter. Since that time, his songs have been recorded by everyone from Elvis Presley to Willie Nelson , and he's considered one of the founders of the outlaw-country movement. Now 74 years old, Shaver has just released his ...

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  18. Homegrown Country Music Takes Root in EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | Wall Street Journal

    ... which formed only last year, were recently signed to Decca Records, the label of American acts Sugarland, Willie Nelson, and Allison Krauss. Their debut album, recorded mostly in Nashville and tentatively titled "Made in England," will appear in the ...

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  19. Vince Gill & The Time Jumpers to Close PCI's Summer Concert Series, 8/30Read the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... winner and champion fiddle player Larry Franklin has recorded and toured with a slew of artists, ranging from Willie Nelson to Lady Antebellum. He has recorded with Elvis Costello, Paul Simon, Harry Connick Jr., Keith and Kristyn Getty, Amy Grant, ...

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  20. Kacey Musgraves at Cains BallroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | KRAV-FM Tulsa

    ... Annual Grammy Awards." Musgraves recently wrapped up her opening spot on Lady Antebellum's tour and will join Willie Nelson and Alison Krauss on the road this June. In August she will tour with Katy Perry on her Prismatic World Tour. To find out ...

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