Latest Ernest Tubb News

Waylon Jennings' years of pain
His mother showed him how to play guitar and he would try to copy the songs he heard by Bob Wills, Floyd Tillman, Ernest Tubb, Hank Williams, Carl Smith and Elvis Presley. At age 12, he was playing his guitar on the local radio station, KVOW. At age 16 …
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Latest Vince Gill News

Vince Gill kündigt neues Album für das Frühjahr 2016 an
Er hat sich fast fünf Jahre Zeit gelassen, doch nun ist es fast fertig. Das neue Album von Vince Gill heißt Down To My Last Bad Habit und soll am 12. Februar 2016 erscheinen. Alle zwölf Songs des Albums hat Vince Gill mitgeschrieben und mitproduziert.

Lyle Lovett and Vince Gill Pair Up, Pare Down for Winter Tour
After touring for decades with his so-called Large Band, Lyle Lovett left his road musicians at home last January, hitting the highway instead with fellow roots icon Vince Gill. Over a week's worth of acoustic shows, the pair swapped songs and stories …

Vince Gill, Lyle Lovett Announce New Acoustic Tour Dates
Vince Gill and Lyle Lovett will re-team for a series of very informal acoustic shows this coming winter. The two celebrated singer-songwriters first toured together last January, playing a week of acoustic shows on the East Coast in a casual setting …
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Latest Brooks & Dunn News

Reba, Brooks & Dunn add dates to Las Vegas residency
7 has been added to the upcoming sold-out run of "Reba, Brooks & Dunn: Together in Vegas" at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace. In addition, the first set of performances for 2016 have been scheduled for May 3-14, according to a news release. Tickets for …

Who is Chris Stapleton, star of 2015 CMA Awards?
Little Big Town and newcomer Chris Stapleton dominated the 2015 Country Music Association Awards on Wednesday night with three wins each. And while the newbies didn't completely overtake Country Music's Biggest Night in 2015, their four combined …
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Reba McEntire, Brooks and Dunn Extend Las Vegas Residency
The country icons have revealed that their Las Vegas residency, Reba, Brooks & Dunn: Together in Vegas, will be extended into next year. The original agreement was nine shows at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace, all of which have sold out. Another date …
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Latest The Judds News

29 Years Ago: The Judds' 'Why Not Me' Is Certified Platinum
By the time Why Not Me was certified platinum, the Judds were only a couple of weeks away from earning their sixth consecutive No. 1 single with “Grandpa (Tell Me 'Bout the Good 'Ol Days),” from their third album, Rockin' With the Rhythm. All four of …
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Amy Purdy Dishes On Her Wedding – From Wynonna To A Rainbow, Team USA Guests
I grew up listening to the Judds. My family is such huge fans and we'd listen on road trips, we'd all sing their music. Then randomly, a few years ago, I met Wynonna Judd on an airplane and I went up and told her, 'Oh my gosh, I grew up with your music …

Latest Earl Thomas Conley News

Film by POW's daughter explores reconciliation with Japanese
Actress Julie Adams ("Creature From the Black Lagoon") is 89. Country singer Earl Thomas Conley is 74. Singer Jim Seals of Seals and Crofts is 73. Singer Gary Puckett of Gary Puckett and the Union Gap is 73. Actor Michael McKean is 68. Actress Margot …

Chiefs' Jamaal Charles has torn ACL
''Jamaal is one of the heartbeats of this team,'' wide receiver Chris Conley said. ''People here love him. We love him in this locker room. To not have him on the football field, it hurts us. It hurts us … It was safety Earl Thomas who broke the …
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Latest Country Music Song News

Old Dominion Is Country Music's "Grown-Ass Man Band" and Wouldn't Have It Any
Making it in the country music game is not for the weak of heart and mind: There you are in Nashville, hundreds of songwriters, jam-packed into nondescript offices on Music Row, each trying their damnedest to write that one hit song an ear-wormy hook …
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Tommy Overstreet, country music star and Hillsboro resident, remembered as
Tommy Overstreet, her husband and country music star, died Monday at age 78 because of complications related to emphysema. But the songs and videos, boots and guitars he left behind bring her a lasting and tangible reminder of their 30-year marriage.

New Country Music Releases for November 2015
The 21 Project is a seven song EP, cut three different ways. You'll just need to hear it to understand. Young's new studio album is called I'm Comin' Over, and as of now it's the final major 2015 release. It comes one week after McGraw's Damn Country …
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Latest Johnny Paycheck News

Ranking the Biggest Bargains so Far in the 2015-16 NHL Season
The first month of the 2015-16 NHL season has allowed the cream to rise to the top of the statistics. Perusing some of those top players so far and the contracts they hold reveal some serious bang for the buck. That definition comes with some subjectivity.
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Country-Rocker Corb Lund Shows Off His Wit and High-Lonesome Voice
Among the high points: "Weight of the Gun," a loping tale of regret in the spirit of vintage Johnny Cash, "Washed-Up Rock Star Factory Blues," a hilarious unofficial sequel to Johnny Paycheck's "Take This Job and Shove It," and the haunting war story …
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A Granite State of Mind
So, the ego drives north to Concord and lathers itself up along the way with some old Johnny Paycheck or that “Punk Rock Warlord” Joe Strummer. I think of the acts I booked for the night. “Are they from Henniker?” “How many amps did I agree too?” “Will …
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Latest Ronnie Milsap News

Community Concert presents Savannah Jack at 7 p.m. Thursday
Savannah Jack, which features a repertoire of hits from artists such as Ronnie Milsap, The Gatlin Brothers, Kenny Rogers, The Beatles and The Eagles, is comprised of five performers on stage. The performers infuse their individual styles to create a …
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72 Years Ago: Ronnie Milsap Is Born in North Carolina
Happy birthday to Ronnie Milsap! The singer was born on this day (Jan. 16, 1943) in Robbinsville, N.C.. While Milsap has led an extraordinary life, his humble beginnings were anything but promising. Almost completely blind since birth, due to a …
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Lewis Black, Ronnie Milsap to make return appearances at Stiefel Theatre
21 with an 8 p.m. concert by country artist Ronnie Milsap. At 7:30 p.m. Sept. 22, Get the Led Out, considered the foremost Led Zeppelin tribute band in the world, will perform many of the seminal rock band's greatest hits. Bestselling author Anne …
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Latest Carl Smith News

Bucs hoping this will be the day
“Sometimes, you put on a good front about winning, but when it doesn't come, you wonder what the problem is, what we need to to do different?” ETSU coach Carl Torbush said. Warner, located in Lake Wales, Florida, competes in the NAIA Sun Conference …
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Rask, Faulk, Skinner lift Hurricanes over Avalanche
Colorado's Carl Soderberg scored with 31.8 seconds left, but Carolina got its first home win of the season. It was the Hurricanes' first home game following a long, annual road trip – seven contests this time – to avoid traffic conflicts with the North …
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Latest T.G. Sheppard News

Lee Greenwood sings in Sumner
“It's been my favorite patriotic song for 30 years.” Singer-songwriter T.G. Sheppard said he always enjoys seeing his friend of 40 years. “Lee doesn't do it for the façade,” Sheppard said. “Lee walks the walk and talks the talk. There's nothing phony …
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T.G. Sheppard to play at 7 p.m. Saturday at Corsicana Opry
With a string of hits 40 years long, it will indeed be “Party Time” Saturday as T.G. Sheppard hits the stage at the Corsicana Opry. The legendary country performer brings his string of hits and fan favorites to Corsicana for one show only, at 7 p.m …
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TG Sheppard 'Thankful for the Outpouring of Support' After Heart Surgery
I read them to TG when he's awake, and they make him smile.” Sheppard won't be letting the procedure keep him out of the game for too long, according to a short but sweet message sent via a press release. “I'm thankful for the outpouring of support and …
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