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The Morning Call
Darius Rucker, playing at Musikfest, can't hide the HootieDarius Rucker says his intentions for his third album as a solo country artist
Darius Rucker, playing at Musikfest, can't hide the Hootie
The Morning Call / Posted 14 days ago
Darius Rucker says his intentions for his third album as a solo country artist after putting his group Hootie and The Blowfish on hiatus was to make it more country. "It's not as serious all the way through as the last record was," Rucker says. "And... Read more
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MLive.com
Entrepreneur Jack 'Doc' Watson remembered as Back to the Bricks championFLINT, MI--There was a time, before Flint's annual car show Back to the Bricks
Entrepreneur Jack 'Doc' Watson remembered as Back to the Bricks champion
MLive.com / Posted 20 days ago
FLINT, MI--There was a time, before Flint's annual car show Back to the Bricks was drawing people by the hundreds of thousands and scooping up sponsorships, that the organization was just an idea without a penny to its name. And that, Bricks founder... Read more
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Spruce Grove Examiner
A slice of AmericanaAs American as apple pie, Valerie Smith and Liberty Pike are making their first
A slice of Americana
Spruce Grove Examiner / Posted 28 days ago
As American as apple pie, Valerie Smith and Liberty Pike are making their first trip to the Heritage Park Pavilion in Stony Plain. Smith’s music career started rather ordinarily as a school music teacher. But the Missourian was bound for the stage... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Songwriter Warren Haynes links up with Railroad EarthHe's traveled the country playing Jerry Garcia songs, backed by a symphony. And
Songwriter Warren Haynes links up with Railroad Earth
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted a month ago
He's traveled the country playing Jerry Garcia songs, backed by a symphony. And, he was lead guitarist for the Allman Brothers Band until their run ended last October in New York City. At any festival, Haynes is a master of collaboration, at ease... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Songwriter Warren Haynes links up with Railroad EarthAt any festival, Haynes is a master of collaboration, at ease sitting in and ja
Songwriter Warren Haynes links up with Railroad Earth
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted a month ago
At any festival, Haynes is a master of collaboration, at ease sitting in and jamming with an array of bands and just as comfortable inviting other musicians on stage to augment his tunes. In such a setting, Haynes formed a relationship with New... Read more
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The Daily Review
Darius Rucker rocks the country chartsDarius Rucker has always had country in his soul. Rucker achieved mega-pop/roc
Darius Rucker rocks the country charts
The Daily Review / Posted 1 months ago
Darius Rucker has always had country in his soul. Rucker achieved mega-pop/rock success with Hootie and The Blowfish, whose 1994 debut, "Cracked Rear View," is one of the best-selling albums of all time. Over the years, the band has sold more than... Read more
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Washington Post
Reconnecting with old-time roots musicJess Eliot Myhre (center) and the Bumper Jacksons will perform at the Birchmere
Reconnecting with old-time roots music
Washington Post / Posted 1 months ago
Jess Eliot Myhre (center) and the Bumper Jacksons will perform at the Birchmere this weekend. (Photo courtesy of Bumper Jacksons) What makes a musician abandon the sound of her own generation and embrace the music of a distant time and place? For... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
One-man blues bandThat's because Wallen describes himself as a "one-man band," performing his own
One-man blues band
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
That's because Wallen describes himself as a "one-man band," performing his own vocals and backing himself on guitar and foot percussion. He got an early start, too, beginning to play full-time when he was 19. In the past year or two, Wallen said he... Read more

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