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Billboard
Billboard's 2016 Nashville Power Players List Revealed: Who Rules Music City?country: the lyrics." Dungan is intent on making a star of a 31-year-old artis
Billboard's 2016 Nashville Power Players List Revealed: Who Rules Music City?
Billboard / Posted 2 days ago
country: the lyrics." Dungan is intent on making a star of a 31-year-old artist named Jon Pardi, whom he likens to "Buck Owens from a frat house." The bulk of the music on Pardi's sophomore album, California Sunrise, is "a lot more... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Lt. Worf, dirty country and 21 more things happening this weekend in San Antoniothe country, although her latest album was 2009’s “My Turn,” her take on a doze
Lt. Worf, dirty country and 21 more things happening this weekend in San Antonio
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
the country, although her latest album was 2009’s “My Turn,” her take on a dozen songs she grew up singing, including Buck Owens’ “Love’s Gonna Live Here,” Ray Price’s “Crazy Arms,” Freddy Fender’s “Is Anybody Going to San Antone” and Faron... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Fredrick F. (Buck) OwensLARNED — , 86, passed away July 24, 2016, at his home surrounded by family. Bor
Fredrick F. (Buck) Owens
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
LARNED — , 86, passed away July 24, 2016, at his home surrounded by family. Born Jan. 4, 1930, in Woodward County, Okla., he was the son of Fred Oliver and Velda Hawkins Owens. On Dec. 12, 1961, he married Annabelle McKennan... Read more
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Arkansas Times
A Q&A with Suzy Boggusshave a whole bunch of money to be buying records, so I listened to what we had:
A Q&A with Suzy Bogguss
Arkansas Times / Posted 10 days ago
have a whole bunch of money to be buying records, so I listened to what we had: a lot of Merle Haggard, Marty Robbins, Buck Owens, Eddy Arnold. ... It was good just getting serious with Merle's songwriting, how he crafted these songs. He makes... Read more
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The Morning Call
Country singer Dwight Yoakam, rockers Slaughter and Lynch Mob coming to Penn's Peakall, Yoakam’s had 23 Top 30 hits – 14 of which went Top 10 and two of which wen
Country singer Dwight Yoakam, rockers Slaughter and Lynch Mob coming to Penn's Peak
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
all, Yoakam’s had 23 Top 30 hits – 14 of which went Top 10 and two of which went to No. 1: "Streets of Bakersfield" (with Buck Owens) and “I Sang Dixie,” both in 1988. Yoakam also is an accomplished actor, having had roles in the hit movies... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Expect a career-spanning set from Dwight Yoakam’s State Fair showgrew up in Columbus, Ohio, Yoakam came to Los Angeles in 1977, inspired by the
Expect a career-spanning set from Dwight Yoakam’s State Fair show
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 16 days ago
grew up in Columbus, Ohio, Yoakam came to Los Angeles in 1977, inspired by the rocking country sounds of Bakersfield-based Buck Owens and the “Sweethearts of the Rodeo”-era Byrds. He scuffled for several years before getting signed by Warner... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Ringo Starr and his All-Starr Band wrap 2016 tour but promise new music is on the horizonreading of “Act Naturally” brought the song full circle, given that it was orig
Ringo Starr and his All-Starr Band wrap 2016 tour but promise new music is on the horizon
Los Angeles Times / Posted 27 days ago
reading of “Act Naturally” brought the song full circle, given that it was originally a hit for Bakersfield country star Buck Owens, who recorded it at Capitol in Hollywood, catching the ear of a certain country-music-loving Liverpudlian some... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
With No. 1 country record, Jon Pardi finds himself in a golden statecountry music, Pardi has differentiated himself from glossier acts with more of
With No. 1 country record, Jon Pardi finds himself in a golden state
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 30 days ago
country music, Pardi has differentiated himself from glossier acts with more of a traditionalist sound in the vein of Buck Owens and George Strait. “California Sunrise” doesn’t attempt to be a pop album with extra twang. The album shuffles... Read more

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