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SaukValley.com
Harold Eugene ‘Hal’ ThickstenHarold Thicksten was born in Mineral to Ralph and Pauline Thicksten, and was ra
Harold Eugene ‘Hal’ Thicksten
SaukValley.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Harold Thicksten was born in Mineral to Ralph and Pauline Thicksten, and was raised in Prophetstown and Rock Falls. While growing up, Harold helped his father, grandfather, and sister with work on various farms. He enjoyed going with his cousins to... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Stephen Colbert books Carol Burnett, Bernie Sanders for second week of 'Late Show'Based on its guest list, "Late Show With Stephen Colbert" is shaping up to be a
Stephen Colbert books Carol Burnett, Bernie Sanders for second week of 'Late Show'
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
Based on its guest list, "Late Show With Stephen Colbert" is shaping up to be a lot like "Charlie Rose," but with more jokes. On Tuesday, CBS unveiled the lineup for the host's second week of broadcasts, and it continues the pattern of substantive... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Concert venue: Freebird Live200 1st St. N., Jacksonville Beach (904) 246-2473 Who’s played there? Willie
Concert venue: Freebird Live
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
200 1st St. N., Jacksonville Beach (904) 246-2473 Who’s played there? Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard, Little Feat, Gregg Allman, Indigo Girls, Johnny Winter, Todd Rundgren Tickets: freebirdlive.com Sept. 4: The T.J. Hookers Sept. 5: Braided... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Everything you need to know about the premiere of The Late Show with Stephen ColbertThe Late Show with Stephen Colbert premieres Tuesday, September 8th (11:35p/10:
Everything you need to know about the premiere of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert
WTKR Norfolk / Posted yesterday
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert premieres Tuesday, September 8th (11:35p/10:35c) right here on NewsChannel 3! The former host of Comedy Central’s Colbert Report has been busy all summer preparing for his late night debut, slowly revealing more... Read more
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The Source Weekly
Smoke SignalsWhen representatives from the Oregon Liquor Control Commission stopped in Bend
Smoke Signals
The Source Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
When representatives from the Oregon Liquor Control Commission stopped in Bend as part of their listening tour, one of the concerns raised by those in attendance was that the local market would be flooded with people from other states, including... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real met at a Neil Young show. After the concert, Lukas, drummer Anthony LoGerfo, b
Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
met at a Neil Young show. After the concert, Lukas, drummer Anthony LoGerfo, bassist Merlyn Kelly and some friends adjourned to Kelly's practice pad in Seal Beach, Calif. They jammed into the wee hours and went... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Fort Myers native strikes gold with music legendsThe songwriting business is one filled with many trials and tribulations, as wr
Fort Myers native strikes gold with music legends
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 2 days ago
The songwriting business is one filled with many trials and tribulations, as writers from all genres of music await their big break, which usually means hearing their songs being played on a continuous cycle on mainstream radio. For Fort Myers'... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
The fightin' side of Merle HaggardReal people are more complicated than we're made out to be. Unlike presidential
The fightin' side of Merle Haggard
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 3 days ago
Real people are more complicated than we're made out to be. Unlike presidential candidates and 24-hour news networks, we're capable of embracing a broad range of ideas and identities that don't all conform to a single ideology. Musicians, with the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Stephen Colbert lands Joe BidenFor his third night on "The Late Show," Stephen Colbert has lined up Vice Presi
Stephen Colbert lands Joe Biden
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
For his third night on "The Late Show," Stephen Colbert has lined up Vice President Joe Biden. Colbert starts his run as David Letterman's successor on Sept. 8. Biden will be on the show with Uber CEO Travis Kalanick and country singer Toby Keith.... Read more
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Ball State Daily News
From Rosa Parks to family: Muncie band draws inspiration from many sourcesThere are a few things to latch onto when Mike Martin sings: The gruffness of h
From Rosa Parks to family: Muncie band draws inspiration from many sources
Ball State Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
There are a few things to latch onto when Mike Martin sings: The gruffness of his voice, the subjects that have inspired him, a down-home feel, something different than most country-influenced music from Central Indiana. Whatever it is you notice,... Read more
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iafrica.com
Interview with Engelbert HumperdinckArticle By: Marilyn Hallett, You’ve Earned ItTue, 01 Sep 2015 4:14 PM Engelber
Interview with Engelbert Humperdinck
iafrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Article By: Marilyn Hallett, You’ve Earned ItTue, 01 Sep 2015 4:14 PM Engelbert Humperdinck. Photo Supplied by You've Earned It. International music legend, Engelbert Humperdinck returns to South Africa this... Read more
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Digital Spy
Stephen Colbert lines up Emily Blunt, Bernie Sanders, Kevin Spacey and Run the Jewels for Late Show week 2The high-profile guests will keep coming in week two, starting with Emily Blunt
Stephen Colbert lines up Emily Blunt, Bernie Sanders, Kevin Spacey and Run the Jewels for Late Show week 2
Digital Spy / Posted 4 days ago
The high-profile guests will keep coming in week two, starting with Emily Blunt, US Supreme Court justice Stephen Breyer and Jack White's supergroup The Dead Weather stopping by on Monday, September 14. Colbert's one-time House of Cards Kevin Spacey... Read more
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The News & Observer
Hey, Raleigh – tone it down a bit, but don’t cancel the party | News & Observer August 31, 2015 Not that many years ago, no one was in d
Hey, Raleigh – tone it down a bit, but don’t cancel the party
The News & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
| News & Observer August 31, 2015 Not that many years ago, no one was in downtown Raleigh at night Maybe we could take... Read more
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Denver Post
Books: Denver best sellers,The Denver area's best-selling books, according to information from Boulder Boo
Books: Denver best sellers,
Denver Post / Posted 5 days ago
The Denver area's best-selling books, according to information from Boulder Book Store: 1. All the Light We Cannot See, by Anthony Doerr 2. Go Set a Watchman, by Harper Lee 3. Armada, by Ernest Cline 4. The Nightingale, by Kristin Hannah 5.... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Diamond Ballroom’s memories will shine in new bookAs a show poster from the 1960s for Ray Magby and the Country Neighbors boasted
Diamond Ballroom’s memories will shine in new book
The Oklahoman / Posted 5 days ago
As a show poster from the 1960s for Ray Magby and the Country Neighbors boasted, the Diamond Ballroom, 8000 S Eastern Ave, has “5 acres of lighted parking,” and a friendly atmosphere where “couples and singles” are welcome. On a wall to the right of... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
Corrine BrownCorinne Brown, age 56, of St. James, died at her home on Thursday, Aug. 27, 201
Corrine Brown
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Corinne Brown, age 56, of St. James, died at her home on Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015. Memorial services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 1, at First Presbyterian Church in St. James with Linda Becken officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. Hope Cemetery in... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
CD reviews: Square One kids wanna rockThe kids wanna rock and on "Square One," four Pinoy pre-teens born to musical f
CD reviews: Square One kids wanna rock
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 6 days ago
The kids wanna rock and on "Square One," four Pinoy pre-teens born to musical families, blurt out the accumulated exposure to Guns and Roses and Dream Theater, as well as Wolfgang and Siakol. The lead single is a truly rocking version of ‘90s... Read more
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TribLIVE
Preparing for even worse timesAfter the wild stock market downs and ups last week, I crawled out from under m
Preparing for even worse times
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
After the wild stock market downs and ups last week, I crawled out from under my desk and began Googling plans for a backyard survival bunker. You see, not being an economist or expert about government debt and spending, I have trouble grasping what... Read more
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The News & Observer
Fall Arts Preview: Music | News & Observer Ana Tijoux will perform Oct. 8, 8 p.m. at Motorco Mu
Fall Arts Preview
The News & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
: Music | News & Observer Ana Tijoux will perform Oct. 8, 8 p.m. at Motorco Music Hall in Durham. Inti Gajardo G. Catch The Gibson Brothers Thursday, Oct. 1, 7:30 p.m. hosting the International Bluegrass Music Association’s 26th... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
LettersWonders never cease In his Voices page letter, Paul Christ concluded that redu
Letters
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
Wonders never cease In his Voices page letter, Paul Christ concluded that reducing human population is a sensible way to slow climate change. Finally, someone on these pages is making sense of the climate-change debate! The needs of humans Many... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
After 25 years founder of PWFAA retiresTwenty-five years ago, an eager Bryan Lake started the Pineywoods Fine Arts Ass
After 25 years founder of PWFAA retires
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 7 days ago
Twenty-five years ago, an eager Bryan Lake started the Pineywoods Fine Arts Association with nothing but success in mind. "No, I never thought it would fail," Lake said. "I always thought it would work. "We started this the first year on my kitchen... Read more
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WBKO Bowling Green
Grammy winning artist Norah Jones coming to SKyPACBOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) - Multiple Grammy-winner Norah Jones is coming to SK
Grammy winning artist Norah Jones coming to SKyPAC
WBKO Bowling Green / Posted 7 days ago
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) - Multiple Grammy-winner Norah Jones is coming to SKyPAC in Bowling Green. Jones, daughter of legendary Indian musician Ravi Shankar, first emerged on the scene in 2002 with the release of “Come Away With Me”, a record... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Ridgefield
Billy Bob Thornton And The Boxmasters Hit The Ridgefield PlayhouseRIDGEFIELD, Conn. -- Academy Award-winning actor Billy Bob Thornton says it's t
Billy Bob Thornton And The Boxmasters Hit The Ridgefield Playhouse
The Daily Voice - Ridgefield / Posted 8 days ago
RIDGEFIELD, Conn. -- Academy Award-winning actor Billy Bob Thornton says it's the music that has been the “driving force” throughout his life. That drive will lead Thornton and his band, The Boxmasters, to take the stage at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 9... Read more
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York Daily Record
For Wrightsville's Lighty family, truck driving is a way of lifeIf Willie Nelson wrote a song about the Lighty family, he would have to call it
For Wrightsville's Lighty family, truck driving is a way of life
York Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
If Willie Nelson wrote a song about the Lighty family, he would have to call it "On the Road Again...and Again...and Again." Three generations of this family — father, son and grandson — are truck drivers with the same company, A. Duie Pyle in... Read more
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Decatur Daily Democrat
Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard in concert Oct. 21 in BloomingtonCountry music legends Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard will appear in concert at
Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard in concert Oct. 21 in Bloomington
Decatur Daily Democrat / Posted 8 days ago
Country music legends Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard will appear in concert at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 21 at Indiana University Auditorium in Bloomington, located at 1211 E 7th St. Tickets go on sale Monday at the IU Auditorium box office, all Ticketmaster... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Have You Heard?: Facebook Glitch Fix, Willie Nelson Death HoaxBe very careful where you click when surfing the web on your laptop or smartpho
Have You Heard?: Facebook Glitch Fix, Willie Nelson Death Hoax
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 8 days ago
Be very careful where you click when surfing the web on your laptop or smartphone. The FBI says be on alert for another ransomware outbreak. Cyber crooks are infecting thousands of devices with messages claiming your computer files have been... Read more
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WALB Albany
Have You Heard?: Facebook Glitch Fix, Willie Nelson Death HoaxBe very careful where you click when surfing the web on your laptop or smartpho
Have You Heard?: Facebook Glitch Fix, Willie Nelson Death Hoax
WALB Albany / Posted 8 days ago
Be very careful where you click when surfing the web on your laptop or smartphone. The FBI says be on alert for another ransomware outbreak. Cyber crooks are infecting thousands of devices with messages claiming your computer files have been... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Have You Heard?: Facebook Glitch Fix, Willie Nelson Death HoaxBe very careful where you click when surfing the web on your laptop or smartpho
Have You Heard?: Facebook Glitch Fix, Willie Nelson Death Hoax
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 8 days ago
Be very careful where you click when surfing the web on your laptop or smartphone. The FBI says be on alert for another ransomware outbreak. Cyber crooks are infecting thousands of devices with messages claiming your computer files have been... Read more
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Entrpreneur
How to Use Content Marketing to Build a Brand with PurposeNearly all content marketing advice is broken out into one of two trains of tho
How to Use Content Marketing to Build a Brand with Purpose
Entrpreneur / Posted 8 days ago
Nearly all content marketing advice is broken out into one of two trains of thought. First there is the tactical advice. These are things like best practices, optimization and anything else that deals with improvements at the micro-level. Zooming... Read more
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Crosscut
Gay softball drama, a sci-fi pop-up, and outdoor moviesJust some of the cast members of Intiman's "John Baxter is a Switch Hitter." Cr
Gay softball drama, a sci-fi pop-up, and outdoor movies
Crosscut / Posted 9 days ago
Just some of the cast members of Intiman's "John Baxter is a Switch Hitter." Credit: Chris Bennion * Events that are $15 or less John Baxter is a Switch Hitter Does one’s sexuality define us? And what does it mean to belong to a group? Those are... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Looking back at a beloved era of TV news at KTRKHouston is currently looking back on the legacy of local medical hero and TV pe
Looking back at a beloved era of TV news at KTRK
Houston Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
Houston is currently looking back on the legacy of local medical hero and TV personality Dr. James “Red” Duke who died this week at the age of 86 after a period of declining health. Beginning in the ‘80s the colorful doctor appeared in a series of... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Chesterfield County Fair, Opera in the Park, Pink Tie Gala and more102nd Chesterfield County Fair, August 28 – September 5 at the Chesterfield Cou
Chesterfield County Fair, Opera in the Park, Pink Tie Gala and more
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 9 days ago
102nd Chesterfield County Fair, August 28 – September 5 at the Chesterfield County Fairgrounds, corner of Courthouse & Krause Roads, Fair schedule Monday – Friday 4-11pm, Saturdays 11am – 11pm, Sunday 1pm – 11pm. Grandstand shows August 29th, 8pm –... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Leon Russell to perform at Schroeder HallSchroeder Hall will host music legend Leon Russell on Saturday. Doors open at
Leon Russell to perform at Schroeder Hall
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
Schroeder Hall will host music legend Leon Russell on Saturday. Doors open at 8 p.m., and Hailey Whitters and Tommy Elskes will be the opening performers. Russell is one of the most accomplished and versatile musicians in the history of rock 'n'... Read more
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The Advocate
A time of tearsTo remind me (and possibly you) of the emotions we shared at that time, here’s
A time of tears
The Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
To remind me (and possibly you) of the emotions we shared at that time, here’s part of a column dealing with the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, from Sept. 8, 2005, titled, “Finally, tears for a beloved old town:” “A week after the storm, my wife... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Tunes: Touring an inspiration, lifestyle for Randy Rogers BandIt's no coincidence that the Randy Rogers Band has steadily become one of the m
Tunes: Touring an inspiration, lifestyle for Randy Rogers Band
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 9 days ago
It's no coincidence that the Randy Rogers Band has steadily become one of the most popular country acts in the industry. Over the last decade, the group has spent nearly 200 days a year on the road, going from town to town playing music for its fans.... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Karin shares memories of Dr. Red DukeSad news from Houston where it was announced that Dr. Red Duke died Tuesday eve
Karin shares memories of Dr. Red Duke
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 10 days ago
Sad news from Houston where it was announced that Dr. Red Duke died Tuesday evening, Aug. 25. He was a skilled trauma surgeon in Houston and a dedicated educator who later became a TV doctor, one of the first who pioneered that field with syndicated... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Karin shares memories of Dr. Red DukeSad news from Houston where it was announced that Dr. Red Duke died Tuesday eve
Karin shares memories of Dr. Red Duke
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 10 days ago
Sad news from Houston where it was announced that Dr. Red Duke died Tuesday evening, Aug. 25. He was a skilled trauma surgeon in Houston and a dedicated educator who later became a TV doctor, one of the first who pioneered that field with syndicated... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Karin shares memories of Dr. Red DukeSad news from Houston where it was announced that Dr. Red Duke died Tuesday eve
Karin shares memories of Dr. Red Duke
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 10 days ago
Sad news from Houston where it was announced that Dr. Red Duke died Tuesday evening, Aug. 25. He was a skilled trauma surgeon in Houston and a dedicated educator who later became a TV doctor, one of the first who pioneered that field with syndicated... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
James 'Red' Duke, iconic surgeon who started Life Flight, dies at 86Dr. James "Red" Duke Jr., Houston's iconic, cowboy-style doctor who delivered h
James 'Red' Duke, iconic surgeon who started Life Flight, dies at 86
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
Dr. James "Red" Duke Jr., Houston's iconic, cowboy-style doctor who delivered homespun health advice on nationally syndicated television and founded the Life Flight helicopter ambulance system, died Tuesday. He was 86. "Red was a true pioneer in... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
James 'Red' Duke, iconic surgeon who started Life Flight, dies at 86Dr. James "Red" Duke Jr., Houston's iconic, cowboy-style doctor who delivered h
James 'Red' Duke, iconic surgeon who started Life Flight, dies at 86
Houston Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
Dr. James "Red" Duke Jr., Houston's iconic, cowboy-style doctor who delivered homespun health advice on nationally syndicated television and founded the Life Flight helicopter ambulance system, died Tuesday. He was 86. "Red was a true pioneer in... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Country music's highest-paid performersCountry music isn't so much about hardscrabble life and strumming washboards an
Country music's highest-paid performers
KGTV San Diego / Posted 10 days ago
Country music isn't so much about hardscrabble life and strumming washboards anymore, and it hasn’t been for many years. To paraphrase the old David Allan Coe classic, the perfect country and western song does not have to include "trains, trucks,... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Country music's highest-paid performersCountry music isn't so much about hardscrabble life and strumming washboards an
Country music's highest-paid performers
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 10 days ago
Country music isn't so much about hardscrabble life and strumming washboards anymore, and it hasn’t been for many years. To paraphrase the old David Allan Coe classic, the perfect country and western song does not have to include "trains, trucks,... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Country music's highest-paid performersCountry music isn't so much about hardscrabble life and strumming washboards an
Country music's highest-paid performers
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 10 days ago
Country music isn't so much about hardscrabble life and strumming washboards anymore, and it hasn’t been for many years. To paraphrase the old David Allan Coe classic, the perfect country and western song does not have to include "trains, trucks,... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Country music's highest-paid performersCountry music isn't so much about hardscrabble life and strumming washboards an
Country music's highest-paid performers
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 10 days ago
Country music isn't so much about hardscrabble life and strumming washboards anymore, and it hasn’t been for many years. To paraphrase the old David Allan Coe classic, the perfect country and western song does not have to include "trains, trucks,... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Country music's highest-paid performersCountry music isn't so much about hardscrabble life and strumming washboards an
Country music's highest-paid performers
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 10 days ago
Country music isn't so much about hardscrabble life and strumming washboards anymore, and it hasn’t been for many years. To paraphrase the old David Allan Coe classic, the perfect country and western song does not have to include "trains, trucks,... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Country music's highest-paid performersCountry music isn't so much about hardscrabble life and strumming washboards an
Country music's highest-paid performers
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
Country music isn't so much about hardscrabble life and strumming washboards anymore, and it hasn’t been for many years. To paraphrase the old David Allan Coe classic, the perfect country and western song does not have to include "trains, trucks,... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Country music's highest-paid performersCountry music isn't so much about hardscrabble life and strumming washboards an
Country music's highest-paid performers
Naples Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
Country music isn't so much about hardscrabble life and strumming washboards anymore, and it hasn’t been for many years. To paraphrase the old David Allan Coe classic, the perfect country and western song does not have to include "trains, trucks,... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
List of the highest-paid country musiciansCountry music isn't so much about hardscrabble life and strumming washboards an
List of the highest-paid country musicians
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 10 days ago
Country music isn't so much about hardscrabble life and strumming washboards anymore, and it hasn’t been for many years. To paraphrase the old David Allan Coe classic, the perfect country and western song does not have to include "trains, trucks,... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
List of the highest-paid country musiciansCountry music isn't so much about hardscrabble life and strumming washboards an
List of the highest-paid country musicians
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 10 days ago
Country music isn't so much about hardscrabble life and strumming washboards anymore, and it hasn’t been for many years. To paraphrase the old David Allan Coe classic, the perfect country and western song does not have to include "trains, trucks,... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Country music's highest-paid performersCountry music isn't so much about hardscrabble life and strumming washboards an
Country music's highest-paid performers
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 10 days ago
Country music isn't so much about hardscrabble life and strumming washboards anymore, and it hasn’t been for many years. To paraphrase the old David Allan Coe classic, the perfect country and western song does not have to include "trains, trucks,... Read more
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