Merle Haggard

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News 10 WILX
Farmer mows Prince sign into fieldI made a copy of it and I thought you know, this might be a good one to try," s
Farmer mows Prince sign into field
News 10 WILX / Posted 16 hours ago
I made a copy of it and I thought you know, this might be a good one to try," said Hanson. The North Dakota farmer also said that he is a big Merle Haggard fan, and that the country singer may be his next project. Read more: http://bit.ly/1... Read more
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The Advocate
Mike Dean to release new live album at Feed N Seed in Lafayettebut why?” He said. “At the same time, I don’t want to be all flowers and sunshi
Mike Dean to release new live album at Feed N Seed in Lafayette
The Advocate / Posted 17 hours ago
but why?” He said. “At the same time, I don’t want to be all flowers and sunshine. Me, I’m a huge Bruce Springsteen and Merle Haggard fan. When I was starting out, I always went back to what Springsteen said about looking in your backyard, see... Read more
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Daily Mail
Matthew McConaughey looks sharp in crisp white shirt for Jimmy Kimmeland wore jeans and plain t-shirt along with a pair of well-worn boots. Meanwhi
Matthew McConaughey looks sharp in crisp white shirt for Jimmy Kimmel
Daily Mail / Posted 17 hours ago
and wore jeans and plain t-shirt along with a pair of well-worn boots. Meanwhile, the actor paid a touching tribute to Merle Haggard at the event held inside the 2016 American Country Countdown Awards on Sunday. Suited up: The 46-year-old... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Prince’s symbol plowed into North Dakota fieldone day he wants to do something for one of his country western idols. "I gues
Prince’s symbol plowed into North Dakota field
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 19 hours ago
one day he wants to do something for one of his country western idols. "I guess I haven't shared it yet but I'm kind of a Merle Haggard fan and maybe this fall I'll do something of him," Gene Hanson said. Until then, Gene Hanson is thinking up... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Prince’s symbol plowed into North Dakota fieldone day he wants to do something for one of his country western idols. "I gues
Prince’s symbol plowed into North Dakota field
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 19 hours ago
one day he wants to do something for one of his country western idols. "I guess I haven't shared it yet but I'm kind of a Merle Haggard fan and maybe this fall I'll do something of him," Gene Hanson said. Until then, Gene Hanson is thinking up... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Conejo Valley Days rides into Thousand Oaksthe Golden Horseshoe Stage from 5-11 p.m. Headlining is Ry Bradley and his band
Conejo Valley Days rides into Thousand Oaks
Ventura County Star / Posted 20 hours ago
the Golden Horseshoe Stage from 5-11 p.m. Headlining is Ry Bradley and his band, which opens at 7 p.m. Influenced by both Merle Haggard and the Rolling Stones, Bradley's current EP, "Freedom Like This," is part country, part rockabilly and part... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Prince’s symbol plowed into North Dakota fieldone day he wants to do something for one of his country western idols. "I gues
Prince’s symbol plowed into North Dakota field
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 20 hours ago
one day he wants to do something for one of his country western idols. "I guess I haven't shared it yet but I'm kind of a Merle Haggard fan and maybe this fall I'll do something of him," Gene Hanson said. Until then, Gene Hanson is thinking up... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Farmer pays tribute to Princefan, but the subject came up during his coffee group and he thought it would be
Farmer pays tribute to Prince
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 23 hours ago
fan, but the subject came up during his coffee group and he thought it would be fun to try. Gene has carved other things in his fields like “Happy Mother’s Day” and “Happy Easter.” This Fall he’s planning a tribute to country singer Merle Hag... Read more
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The Memphis Flyer
Dear God ... Why Prince?real, are you the one running this universe? Are you the one aligning or misali
Dear God ... Why Prince?
The Memphis Flyer / Posted yesterday
real, are you the one running this universe? Are you the one aligning or misaligning the planets? Are you the one who let Merle Haggard and David Bowie both die earlier this year — on their birthdays, no less? And now Prince? PRINCE? At age... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Country duo Cowboy & Lady invigorating with 'Take Me to Town'the ensemble captures the feel of another era of country music — the hard-drink
Country duo Cowboy & Lady invigorating with 'Take Me to Town'
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted yesterday
the ensemble captures the feel of another era of country music — the hard-drinking and wind-worn sound of early Merle Haggard or Hank Williams albums.“I’ve got a mean old habit,” sings Kelly, on the next song, “Now That You’re Gone,” in... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Farmer pays tribute to Prince with field artand I brought it up on the Internet. I made a copy of it and I thought you know
Farmer pays tribute to Prince with field art
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
and I brought it up on the Internet. I made a copy of it and I thought you know, this might be a good one to try,” said Hanson. The North Dakota farmer also said that he is a big Merle Haggard fan, and that the country singer may be his next proje... Read more
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New York Post
It’s today’s Democrats who stand for the worst of ‘America First’isolation. “I’m not isolationist,” he told the Times, “but I am ‘America First
It’s today’s Democrats who stand for the worst of ‘America First’
New York Post / Posted yesterday
isolation. “I’m not isolationist,” he told the Times, “but I am ‘America First’.’’ Trump’s language echoes a song that Merle Haggard started warbling in 2006, when the Democrats in Congress were starting to waver on the war. “Yeah, men in... Read more
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The Sault Star
Two step into bygone timeson so many sessions and he's involved with blue grass music, but (also) a lot o
Two step into bygone times
The Sault Star / Posted yesterday
on so many sessions and he's involved with blue grass music, but (also) a lot of traditional country," Wood said. "He has a Merle Haggard kind of Telecaster sound." Gary Boles plays upright bass and Wes Dymond occupies the drum kit on this... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Former Cobourg resident has new releaseto six. As for the music, he describes it as a throwback to the old-time count
Former Cobourg resident has new release
Northumberland Today / Posted yesterday
to six. As for the music, he describes it as a throwback to the old-time country music of such legends as Johnny Cash and Merle Haggard. It's the music he grew up listening to, the music his grandfather shared with him, the music he felt most... Read more
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Northumberland Today
What will your legacy be?year along with Doris Roberts best known as Marie Barone on the TV show Everybo
What will your legacy be?
Northumberland Today / Posted yesterday
year along with Doris Roberts best known as Marie Barone on the TV show Everybody Loves Raymond. County music Hall of Famer Merle Haggard passed away a few months ago and just last month comedian Garry Shandling passed away too. In the political... Read more
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Pleasanton Express
Community Calendar | May 4, 2016for purchase along with concessions are also available. Its good old-fashioned
Community Calendar | May 4, 2016
Pleasanton Express / Posted yesterday
for purchase along with concessions are also available. Its good old-fashioned fun and family-friendly entertainment plus a Merle Haggard Tribute. Call Viola Henke #830-393-6512 for ticket info. May 6 • TOPS #1509 Pleasanton meets every Friday... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Merle moments abound at tributeUnderwood Thirty artists from Tamworth were brought together by event organise
Merle moments abound at tribute
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
Underwood Thirty artists from Tamworth were brought together by event organiser Carolyne Morris to pay homage to the late Merle Haggard, who died on April 6, his 79th birthday. Haggard classics such as Okie From Muskogee, Somewhere Between,... Read more
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cmt.com
World Premiere: Kree Harrison's "This Old Thing"Idol made it one of the most talked-about voices in the world. Everyone from Id
World Premiere: Kree Harrison's "This Old Thing"
cmt.com / Posted 2 days ago
Idol made it one of the most talked-about voices in the world. Everyone from Idol judge Keith Urban to the late great Merle Haggard himself couldn’t keep from professing their love for Harrison’s incredible gift. Now the Idol finalist has got... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Honoring Prince in a Unique Waydrawing in the works, but he doesn't want to give it away just yet. He says he
Honoring Prince in a Unique Way
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 2 days ago
drawing in the works, but he doesn't want to give it away just yet. He says he's really more of a country music man, but purple rain is a favorite song of his. Gene wants to make a similar tribute to the late Merle Haggard possibly... Read more
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Slate
Stop Griping About Public Celebrity-Mourning. It’s the Best Thing About Social Media.Rickman, Glenn Frey, Maurice White, Umberto Eco, Harper Lee, George Martin, Kei
Stop Griping About Public Celebrity-Mourning. It’s the Best Thing About Social Media.
Slate / Posted 2 days ago
Rickman, Glenn Frey, Maurice White, Umberto Eco, Harper Lee, George Martin, Keith Emerson, Phife Dawg, Garry Shandling, and Merle Haggard. The responses to this remarkable streak of quietus—especially the three-day virtual wake for Prince—made me... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Paul McCartney to open Golden 1 CenterLegendary country music singer Merle Haggard died at his home near Redding, Cal
Paul McCartney to open Golden 1 Center
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
Legendary country music singer Merle Haggard died at his home near Redding, California, on Wednesday, April 6, 2016, his 79th birthday. He lived for decades in Shasta County. Despite health issues and having undergone lung cancer surgery in 2008, he... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Kacey Musgraves will perform at Muskogee's G Fest in honor of Merle Haggardpreviously announced, G Fest organizers are continuing plans for the event in h
Kacey Musgraves will perform at Muskogee's G Fest in honor of Merle Haggard
The Oklahoman / Posted 3 days ago
previously announced, G Fest organizers are continuing plans for the event in honor of the late "Okie from Muskogee," Merle Haggard, who was originally scheduled to headline the new music festival. The festival, which will feature some of the... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Dead Gaze goes on 'Easy Travels' in Brookhavento cogently write memorable pop hooks. On a cold January night, Furlow is sitt
Dead Gaze goes on 'Easy Travels' in Brookhaven
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
to cogently write memorable pop hooks. On a cold January night, Furlow is sitting at the bar and listening to acts perform Merle Haggard and Stevie Nicks covers when the open mic’s host encourages him to get onstage. After enough goading, and with... Read more
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Orange County Register
The 20 best things we saw at Stagecoachtheir beer. 10. Best tribute: Jamestown Revival The harmony-laden group perfo
The 20 best things we saw at Stagecoach
Orange County Register / Posted 3 days ago
their beer. 10. Best tribute: Jamestown Revival The harmony-laden group performed “Silver Wings” in honor of the late Merle Haggard, who died April 6. On other stages, the eclectic Tom Waits meets Motorhead meets Americana group Tigerman WOAH... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Carrie Underwood and Garth Brooks win at American Country Countdown AwardsGirls,. Academy Award winner Matthew McConaughey introduced Oklahoma superstar
Carrie Underwood and Garth Brooks win at American Country Countdown Awards
The Oklahoman / Posted 3 days ago
Girls,. Academy Award winner Matthew McConaughey introduced Oklahoma superstar Toby Keith’s tribute to his friend the late Merle Haggard, with Haggard’s longtime band the Strangers featuring Merle’s son Ben. Presenters at the second annual show... Read more
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The Oakdale Leader
‘Hot in Cleveland’ is now on DVD in a full-series box sethourlong episode of Campbell’s country variety program is heavy on the music, w
‘Hot in Cleveland’ is now on DVD in a full-series box set
The Oakdale Leader / Posted 3 days ago
hourlong episode of Campbell’s country variety program is heavy on the music, with Johnny and June Carter Cash, Buck Owens, Merle Haggard, Jerry Reed, Freddie Hart and the Mike Curb Congregation. Songs include “Folsom Prison Blues,” “A Boy Named... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Prince: A Marketing Superstar (Paul Strack Expert Advice)son informing me of the untimely demise of yet another music icon. This year ha
Prince: A Marketing Superstar (Paul Strack Expert Advice)
Arkansas Business / Posted 4 days ago
son informing me of the untimely demise of yet another music icon. This year has already bid farewell to David Bowie, Merle Haggard and Glenn Frey, just to name a few. But Prince’s death struck closer to home. I enjoyed much of his more... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Stagecoach 2016: Robert Earl Keen on Merle Haggard and Blaze Foleyin song, but it was a tale straight from real life that he shared over the week
Stagecoach 2016: Robert Earl Keen on Merle Haggard and Blaze Foley
Los Angeles Times / Posted 4 days ago
in song, but it was a tale straight from real life that he shared over the weekend about his meeting once upon a time with Merle Haggard. “We were both playing some festival in Texas,” Keen, 60, recalled backstage a few minutes before his... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Toby Keith pays tribute to Merle Haggard with emotional ACCAs performanceToby Keith closed out the 2016 American Country Countdown Awards on Sunday with
Toby Keith pays tribute to Merle Haggard with emotional ACCAs performance
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
Toby Keith closed out the 2016 American Country Countdown Awards on Sunday with a tribute to the late, great Merle Haggard, who died April 6 on his 79th birthday. Keith was backed by Haggard's band, The Strangers, which included Haggard's son, Ben.... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Toby Keith pays tribute to Merle Haggard with emotional ACCAs performanceToby Keith closed out the 2016 American Country Countdown Awards on Sunday with
Toby Keith pays tribute to Merle Haggard with emotional ACCAs performance
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
Toby Keith closed out the 2016 American Country Countdown Awards on Sunday with a tribute to the late, great Merle Haggard, who died April 6 on his 79th birthday. Keith was backed by Haggard's band, The Strangers, which included Haggard's son, Ben.... Read more
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ajc.com
Toby Keith pays tribute to Merle Haggard with emotional...Toby Keith closed out the 2016 American Country Countdown Awards on Sunday with
Toby Keith pays tribute to Merle Haggard with emotional...
ajc.com / Posted 4 days ago
Toby Keith closed out the 2016 American Country Countdown Awards on Sunday with a tribute to the late, great Merle Haggard, who died April 6 on his 79th birthday. Keith was backed by Haggard's band, The Strangers, which included Haggard's son, Ben.... Read more
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AceShowbiz
Luke Bryan, Sam Hunt Dominate Winner List of 2016 American Country Countdown Awardsceremony included Bryan's "Huntin', Fishin' and Lovin' Every Day", Underwood's
Luke Bryan, Sam Hunt Dominate Winner List of 2016 American Country Countdown Awards
AceShowbiz / Posted 4 days ago
ceremony included Bryan's "Huntin', Fishin' and Lovin' Every Day", Underwood's "Church Bells" and Toby Keith's tribute to Merle Haggard. The night's final act, Keith did a medley of the late singer's songs like "Mama Tried", "Today I Started... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Toby Keith pays tribute to Merle Haggard with emotional...Toby Keith closed out the 2016 American Country Countdown Awards on Sunday with
Toby Keith pays tribute to Merle Haggard with emotional...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 4 days ago
Toby Keith closed out the 2016 American Country Countdown Awards on Sunday with a tribute to the late, great Merle Haggard, who died April 6 on his 79th birthday. Keith was backed by Haggard's band, The Strangers, which included Haggard's son, Ben.... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Toby Keith pays tribute to Merle Haggard with emotional...Toby Keith closed out the 2016 American Country Countdown Awards on Sunday with
Toby Keith pays tribute to Merle Haggard with emotional...
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 4 days ago
Toby Keith closed out the 2016 American Country Countdown Awards on Sunday with a tribute to the late, great Merle Haggard, who died April 6 on his 79th birthday. Keith was backed by Haggard's band, The Strangers, which included Haggard's son, Ben.... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Toby Keith pays tribute to Merle Haggard with emotional...Toby Keith closed out the 2016 American Country Countdown Awards on Sunday with
Toby Keith pays tribute to Merle Haggard with emotional...
Dayton Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
Toby Keith closed out the 2016 American Country Countdown Awards on Sunday with a tribute to the late, great Merle Haggard, who died April 6 on his 79th birthday. Keith was backed by Haggard's band, The Strangers, which included Haggard's son, Ben.... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Toby Keith pays tribute to Merle Haggard with emotional...Toby Keith closed out the 2016 American Country Countdown Awards on Sunday with
Toby Keith pays tribute to Merle Haggard with emotional...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 4 days ago
Toby Keith closed out the 2016 American Country Countdown Awards on Sunday with a tribute to the late, great Merle Haggard, who died April 6 on his 79th birthday. Keith was backed by Haggard's band, The Strangers, which included Haggard's son, Ben.... Read more
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Daily Mail
Carrie Underwood shines as Matthew McConaughey pays tribute at ACCAsCarrie Underwood shines in mini dress with gold breastplate as Matthew McConaug
Carrie Underwood shines as Matthew McConaughey pays tribute at ACCAs
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Carrie Underwood shines in mini dress with gold breastplate as Matthew McConaughey honours Merle Haggard at 2016 American Country Countdown Awards She is one of the most famous country artists in the world. And Carrie Underwood proved that she is... Read more
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Orange County Register
Stagecoach offers big stars, bigger surprises“Eruption,” but CCR’s “Fortunate Son” and “Proud Mary” were the biggest moments
Stagecoach offers big stars, bigger surprises
Orange County Register / Posted 4 days ago
“Eruption,” but CCR’s “Fortunate Son” and “Proud Mary” were the biggest moments. Many performers mentioned country legend Merle Haggard, who died April 6, and Palomino performer Jamestown Revival was no exception, honoring him Saturday with its... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Matthew McConaughey Presents Merle Haggard Tribute at American County Countdown Awardswinner Matthew McConaughey was on hand at the American Country Countdown Awards
Matthew McConaughey Presents Merle Haggard Tribute at American County Countdown Awards
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
winner Matthew McConaughey was on hand at the American Country Countdown Awards on Sunday night to introduce Toby Keith’s Merle Haggard tribute with the country star's legendary back-up band The Strangers. "Merle forever changed the course of... Read more
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Billboard
ACCAs 2016: All the Performances Ranked From Worst to Bestfinal act, and he had the evening’s hardest assignment: honoring one of country
ACCAs 2016: All the Performances Ranked From Worst to Best
Billboard / Posted 4 days ago
final act, and he had the evening’s hardest assignment: honoring one of country’s greatest singers, the recently deceased Merle Haggard. Keith barreled through several of Haggard’s finest songs -- “Mama Tried,” “Today I Started Loving You Again,”... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Why we grieve when famous strangers die: An elegy for Princeway the world works. It seems like my Facebook feed has been dominated by tribu
Why we grieve when famous strangers die: An elegy for Prince
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
way the world works. It seems like my Facebook feed has been dominated by tributes and memorials this year as David Bowie, Merle Haggard, Glen Frey, Alan Rickman, George Martin and Prince have all died. There were others too -- the guitarist Lonnie... Read more
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WTOK-TV Meridian
A Week of Jimmie Rodgers Kicks OffMSU Riley Center will be the Music Symposium, with some special guests. "We ha
A Week of Jimmie Rodgers Kicks Off
WTOK-TV Meridian / Posted 4 days ago
MSU Riley Center will be the Music Symposium, with some special guests. "We have Frank Mull who is the tour manager for Merle Haggard. He will be speaking about Merle Haggard and his love for Jimmie Rodgers," Jones says. The Jimmie Rodgers... Read more
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E! Online
American Country Countdown Awards 2016: All the Red Carpet Arrivalsand perform. As an added twist, Oscar winning actor Matthew McConaughey is slat
American Country Countdown Awards 2016: All the Red Carpet Arrivals
E! Online / Posted 4 days ago
and perform. As an added twist, Oscar winning actor Matthew McConaughey is slated to be on-hand to introduce Toby Keith's Merle Haggard tribute. Before we get to the big awards and performances of the night, we have to talk about fashion. From... Read more
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FOX News
American Country Countdown Awards to feature big performancesSwindell -Dan + Shay -Florida Georgia Line -Kelsea Ballerini -Luke Bryan -
American Country Countdown Awards to feature big performances
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
Swindell -Dan + Shay -Florida Georgia Line -Kelsea Ballerini -Luke Bryan -Martina McBride Jennifer Nettles and Cam Singing “This One’s for the Girls” -Sam Hunt -Thomas Rhett -Toby Keith and the Strangers Performing a Merle Haggard... Read more
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Philly.com
Sex, drugs, rock-n-roll and ...deathmusicians. It's not the they-come-in-threes theory, which, if true, might prov
Sex, drugs, rock-n-roll and ...death
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
musicians. It's not the they-come-in-threes theory, which, if true, might provide solace in a year when David Bowie, Merle Haggard, and Prince have been lost. If that numerological reasoning holds true, maybe there won't be any more... Read more
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Al.com
The postponed concert bluesJust a few months in, 2016 has already been brutal for musician deaths. Prince.
The postponed concert blues
Al.com / Posted 4 days ago
Just a few months in, 2016 has already been brutal for musician deaths. Prince. David Bowie. Lemmy Kilmister of Motorhead. Merle Haggard. Glen Frey. Rapper Phife Dawg of a Tribe Called Quest. And former Stone Temple Pilots singer Scott Weiland... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Stagecoach 2016: Backstage with Rodney Crowell talking Dylan, Hank, Merlefrom, he made room to salute three of his own major influences: Hank Williams (
Stagecoach 2016: Backstage with Rodney Crowell talking Dylan, Hank, Merle
Los Angeles Times / Posted 5 days ago
from, he made room to salute three of his own major influences: Hank Williams (with a performance of “Honky Tonk Blues”), Merle Haggard (“Sing Me Back Home”) and Bob Dylan, with an audience-participation version of “Like a Rolling Stone.” It was... Read more
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Orange County Register
The best of Saturday included John Fogerty's rock moves, Carrie Underwood's charmcharming harmonies attracted a crowd to the Palomino amid the gustiest winds of
The best of Saturday included John Fogerty's rock moves, Carrie Underwood's charm
Orange County Register / Posted 5 days ago
charming harmonies attracted a crowd to the Palomino amid the gustiest winds of the day, and paid tribute to the late Merle Haggard, who they had played a few dates with, with a stunning rendition of "Silver Wings." Another fun cover of the... Read more
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Pitchfork
Larry Wilmore Jokes About Beyoncé, Killer Mike, Prince at the White House Correspondents' DinnerWith the Good Hair" and asked Joe Biden if he was familiar with Lemonade. He al
Larry Wilmore Jokes About Beyoncé, Killer Mike, Prince at the White House Correspondents' Dinner
Pitchfork / Posted 5 days ago
With the Good Hair" and asked Joe Biden if he was familiar with Lemonade. He also noted the recent deaths of David Bowie, Merle Haggard, and Prince—"or as Hillary Clinton calls them, 'my favorite singer,' 'my favorite singer,' 'my favorite... Read more
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The News & Observer
A decade later, John Bunting finds peace in his post-football lifemake the cut. Others, mostly from his NFL years, are inside a memorabilia room
A decade later, John Bunting finds peace in his post-football life
The News & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
make the cut. Others, mostly from his NFL years, are inside a memorabilia room covered in pictures. There’s Bunting with Merle Haggard. There he is on a fourth down stop from long ago. There’s Bunting with Dean Smith, Bill Guthridge and Roy... Read more
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