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Country music an expansive art form

Country music an expansive art form
Throughout her lengthy career, Cash never pretended to be a songbird. Instead, she was an interpreter, her leathery voice allowing her access to the emotional heart of a lyric. Country — and later, Americana — music made room for her unconventional …
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Luke Bryan will headline the first country music concert at TCF Bank Stadium
Another outdoor country concert is scheduled for a Twin Cities' stadium – and it's not Kenny Chesney. Luke Bryan announced Wednesday he'll perform at TCF Bank Stadium June 20 as part of his “Kick the Dust Up” stadium tour. He's the first country act to …
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Country music legend Mel Price dies at 94

Country music legend Mel Price dies at 94
He opened for country music greats such as “Little” Jimmy Dickens, Ernest Tubb, Hank Williams Sr. and the Carter sisters. He was a regular in Nashville, and knew Patsy Cline, Loretta Lynn, Jimmy Dean, Marty Robbins, Kitty Wells and Grandpa Jones, among …
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Ernest Tubb: The Texas Troubadour
Ernest Tubb (Wikimedia Commons) When Michael Jackson died, mourners gathered at his childhood home in Gary, Ind. Elvis Presley's boyhood house in Tupelo, Miss., has been converted to a museum fans still visit 32 years after his death. But 30 years …
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Holiday music on tap around Tulare County

Holiday music on tap around Tulare County
The group performs in a style honoring the Roy Rogers-led group Sons of the Pioneers. By the early 1990s, The Sons of the San Joaquin were making names for themselves in the traditional western music genre. The group has won a dozen Western Music …
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Art was crucified
Ewin's read "Ernie Way — 18 Years." He served on the council from 1985-1990 and from 2002-2014. Ewin mentioned Madrid in a list of elected officials who helped the city. He concluded by reciting the lyrics to the Roy Rogers show theme song "Happy …
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Firefighters to hold 'Fill the Firetruck' fundraiser, toy drive
1: Hesperia and Victorville city halls; Victorville Motors; Hesperia Elks Lodge; Hesperia Express Gun Locker; Summit Station Antiques in Oak Hills; Farmers Boys restaurants at 15617 Roy Rogers Drive and 14280 Bear Valley Road in Victorville and 12727 …
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Today in Music History – Nov. 29

Today in Music History – Nov. 29
Travis' best-known song is "Sixteen Tons," which Tennessee Ernie Ford turned into a million-seller in 1955. Travis also wrote "Smoke, Smoke, Smoke That Cigarette" with Tex Williams, and had hits of his own in the late 1940's with "Divorce Me C.O.D …
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Tennessee Ernie Ford: The Ballad Of Davy Crockett
I dont own the rights to this song. Tennessee Ernie Ford: The Ballad Of Davy Crockett. This song premiered on the first episode of "Disneyland," on October 27, 1954, put there to promote the upcoming Davy Crockett trilogy. Writers Tom Blackburn and …
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Music fans will love these boxed sets, reissues

Music fans will love these boxed sets, reissues
The Allman Brothers Band, “The 1971 Fillmore East Recordings” — This one features five shows over six discs, maybe the most triumphant five shows in the history of jam rock. My suggestion: Put all five versions of “Statesboro Blues” on a loop and let …
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Record Labels, Retailers Can't Agree on Which Day of the Week to Release
An IFPI-commissioned study predicts that global releases could drive more than a 3% increase in global sales, with a Friday or Saturday release day yielding the best results. Global recorded-music revenue fell 4% last year to $ 15 billion, according to …
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Road Music: 23 Truckin Hits Reviews

Road Music: 23 Truckin Hits

These are 23 of the best driving songs ever made, recorded by highway heroes like Del Reeves, Red Sovine and that ol’ “Truck Drivin’ Son-of-a-Gun” himself, Dave Dudley.

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Muñe and The Poor boys – Country Music Festival 2014

Un temita de Credence, en la primer jornada del 11° San Pedro Country Music Festival, no hay que perderse esto.
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Alabama – Mountain Music

Alabama - Mountain Music

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Johnny Cash Music Festival

Johnny Cash Music Festival

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Celebrate the life and legacy of Johnny Cash with this all-new release recorded
LIVE in front of a sold-out audience of 7,000 in Jonesboro, AR, at the first-ever
Johnny Cash Music Festival. From the show s opener, Pickin Time, sung by
daughter Rosanne Cash, to Kris Kristofferson s acoustic set that included Sunday
Morning Comin Down, Here Comes That Rainbow Again, Good Morning,
John and Me and Bobby McGee, close friends and family members honored
Cash while raising money for the restoration of his boyhood home in Dyess.
You ll also enjoy performances by George Jones, John Carter Cash, Laura Cash,
Tommy Cash, Rodney Crowell, Gary Morris, Matt Morris, Bill Miller and a
Gospel set by Dailey & Vincent along with concert footage from The Man in
Black himself performing some of his most popular household favorites.

1. Pickin’ Time
2. Sunday Morning Coming Down
3. Cry, Cry, Cry
4. Why Me
5. If I Were a Carpenter
6. Sunnyside
7. Ballad of Ira Hayes
8. No One Gets Out of Here Alive
9. Rock Island Line
10. Five Feet High and Rising
11. Suppertime
12. When the Roll Is Called Up Yonder
13. Daddy Sang Bass
14. Same Old Me
15. I Got Stripes
16. Wind Beneath My Wings
17. Hallelujah
18. After All This Time
19. No Memories Hanging ‘Round
20. Get Rhythm
21. Seven Year Ache
22. Radio Operator

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Latest Country Music Song News

Third Day Singer Mac Powell Continues Country Cred With New Album 'Southpaw'
The 12-song set, released October 14th, includes co-writes with country hitmakers Darius Rucker, Kristian Bush and Travis Tritt. It's arguably a natural transition for the bearded, long-haired Alabama native with a penchant for musical storytelling …
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Girls in Country Songs
"The song is so topical and it's what's going on right now," Maddie & Tae told Rolling Stone Country. "It's like, 'Gotta get it out there!'" Alternatively, it's a single like Lorde's "Royals" that so devastatingly skewers pop music rhetoric that for a …
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Country music celebrates top performers
Josh Turner, best know for his song "Long Black Train," says he has a special place in his heart for his fans from East Tennessee. Greeneville natives the Band Perry gave a special shoutout to the Vols. Kimberly Schlapman of Little Big Town is a UT …
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