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12 Country Songs for Troubled Times
Ever since country music emerged as a distinct art form in the 1920s, it has serenaded, aroused and comforted generations through the Great Depression, World War II, the Cold War and conflicts in Korea, Vietnam and the Middle East. Its songs have also …
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Reasons God Made Girls, According to My New Least Favorite Country Song
Currently climbing the charts on iTunes: "God Made Girls," a new single from 2012 Voice contestant RaeLynn. It's perhaps a sign Pinterest has achieved sentience and is now producing country pop songs. Rayna James would not approve. Sample lyrics: "He …
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Exclusive: Doobie Brothers Duets Album Track List Revealed
Like old black water that keeps on rolling, details have been leaking about Southbound, an upcoming album that pairs the Doobie Brothers with some of country music's biggest acts. We now finally know what songs Sara Evans, Brad Paisley, Blake Shelton, …
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Latest Billie Jo Spears News

Auxiliary hosts scholarship awards luncheon
Scholarships awarded to students attending Southern were Ronald Jennings, Radine Queen Paramedic Scholarship; Shawntel Canterbury, surgical tech; and Billie Jo Bigley, RN program. … Cecil Willis, Margaret Shriver, Hessie Gunnells, Gloria Martin …
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What's on this weekend – Friday, August 8 to Sunday, August 10
The outdoo revent at Strode Park, Herne, will feature Europe's leading Dolly Parton tribute, Sarah-Jayne, as well as soundalikes for Patsy Cline, Johnny Cash, Billie Jo Spears, Kenny Rogers, Willie Nelson and John Denver. The show is top and tailed …
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3000 in unclaimed cash awaiting Wilkes residents
Nannie Wyatt Sheets, $ 3,168.98; Thelma Watkins Shephard, $ 65; Eric Skerbinc, $ 65.80; Clyde Smith, $ 64.66; Phillip Smith, $ 200; Ronnie Spears, $ 75.06; Michael L. Terry, $ 74.18; Stephanie A. Testerman, $ 76; Wayne Triplett, $ 277.49; Chris Trivette, $ 75.08 …
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Latest Emmylou Harris News

Americana Music Association Announces Performers and Presenters
… St. Paul & The Broken Bones, Sturgill Simpson, The Devil Makes Three, The McCrary Sisters, The Milk Carton Kids and Valerie June with presentations by Amy Ray, Carlene Carter, Elizabeth Cook, Emmylou Harris, JD Souther, Joe Henry, John Paul White, …
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Concerts, Oktoberfest, circulation day, Lock Fest, art and garden gala: West
Whether writing songs for artists like Alison Krauss and Garth Brooks, touring with Emmylou Harris or Buddy Miller, or playing any number of instruments on hundreds of records, Madeira is no stranger to creativity. Reservations recommended. 8 p.m. Sat …
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Latest Brad Paisley News

NYS Fair Opening Day 2014: Brad Paisley, Barenaked Ladies, Kellie Pickler
NYS Fair Opening Day 2014: Brad Paisley, Barenaked Ladies, Kellie Pickler, free rides. 2014 NYS Fair Concerts: Kellie Pickler. Kellie Pickler arrives at the American Country Awards at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino on Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013, in Las …
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Great Day Houston's "Brad Paisley Moonshine in the Trunk" Sweepstakes
Subject to the additional restrictions below, the Great Day Houston's "Brad Paisley Moonshine in the Trunk" Sweepstakes (the "Sweepstakes") is open to legal U.S. residents of the State of Texas in the KHOU viewing area (as defined by its Nielsen DMA …
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After leaking 'Moonshine,' Brad Paisley sends off summer in Tampa
Maybe not, Brad, but at least in Florida we don't ever have to worry about "rolling up windows and puttin' up tops" with "a cold wind blowin' the leaves through the air." Even a spin back through older Paisley favorites leaves you with a feel of …
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A Real Sneak Peek at Brad Paisley's New Album
I'm a little afraid to talk about Brad Paisley's new album. Can you blame me? Remember what happened only weeks ago when the superstar decided to leak snippets of the album online without the knowledge or consent of his record label? In case you …
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Latest Johnny Paycheck News

Dixie Dawn to perform this Saturday
There will be plenty of Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, Hank Sr. and Jr., Kris Kristofferson, Johnny Paycheck and much more during the performance. The band members include the "faithful five”: Darrel Bryant, Billy Smith, Ronnie Black, Kevin Rash and …
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Who Earns What: TV Guide Magazine's Annual Salary Roundup of TV's Highest
The new deals for The Big Bang Theory's Jim Parsons, Johnny Galecki, and Kaley Cuoco, which pay each $ 1 million per episode, make them the top-earning actors in TV Guide Magazine's annual survey of stars' salaries. But will the trio be the last to …
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The 6 'soft skills' that today's adjusters need
What skills do adjusters need for professional success in 2014? Certainly, technical skills are a must. This includes a working knowledge of law, medicine, construction, insurance policy content and interpretation, and subject-matter expertise specific …
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Latest Country Music Festival News

Central PA Music Fest to feature rock, reggae, country and more
The three-day Central PA Music Fest will begin on August 22, with each day featuring different genres of music. Classic rock and roll will be featured on the opening day, with reggae/jam rock on August 23 and blues, jazz and country on August 24. The …
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Johnny Cash festival stars three country legends
The fourth annual Johnny Cash Music Festival set for Friday features another all-star lineup. Country Music Hall of Fame members Loretta Lynn, Reba McEntire and Bobby Bare will perform at this year's sold-out event. Proceeds have helped restore the …
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Europe Tunes In to Its Own Country Music Scene
A plethora of country music festivals have been held across Europe for many years. They range from small local festivals to large annual events. For example, France's La Roche Bluegrass Festival draws 12,000 people, and London's Country to Country …
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Latest Marty Robbins News

Scoreboard: Rodeo
Second round: Roger Nonella, 7.8, 2,038; Tuf Cooper, 7.9, 1,773; Tyson Durfey and Marty Yates, 8.3, 1,374; Catfish Brown, 8.4, 975; Nate Baldwin, 8.5, 709; Clint Robinson, 8.8, 443; Timber Moore, 8.9, 177. … Barrel racing — First round: Carlee …
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Red Barn Radio Welcomes Jim and Lynna Woolsey
As a single act or in a band, Jim has shared the stage with acts like The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Andy Williams, Marty Robbins, etc. Both Jim and Lynna have won various bluegrass awards for Old Time Vocals, Guitar, Mandolin as well as many band titles.
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Latest Hank Williams News

American Blues Theater Remounts Hit Production of HANK WILLIAMS: LOST
Producing Artistic Director Gwendolyn Whiteside and American Blues Theater, Chicago's second oldest Equity ensemble, are proud to announce the summer engagement of American Blues Theater's Hank Williams: Lost Highway, by Randal Myler and Mark …
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Waylon Jennings auction to include Willie Nelson's braids, Hank Williams
A collection of music memorabilia that belonged to the late country icon Waylon Jennings is hitting the auction block and will give a Willie Nelson fan the opportunity to own a pair of Nelson's braids. However, that's just one of the many unique items …
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Latest Mark Chesnutt News

Country Music In the Digital Age, From Apps to Festivals
Over those four days, fans will have the chance to see current superstars Jason Aldean and Miranda Lambert, '90s classic country artists Joe Diffie and Mark Chesnutt, the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band and rising country stars the Eli Young Band and Brantly …
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Paul Craft
… “Hank Williams You Wrote My Life” (Moe Bandy), “Midnight Flyer” (u.a. auf dem Eagles Album “On The Border” und von den Osborne Brothers) oder “Brother Jukebox” (u.a. Don Everly, Mark Chesnutt, Keith Whitley), Paul Craft schreibt eine ganz besondere …
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Latest Kitty Wells News

Why Do Cats Knead?
"Whatever the precise reason for kneading, one thing is for sure: A kneady cat is a happy cat," says Virginia Wells of PetPlace.com. While we … So, whether it's a bedspread or your pajama bottoms, your kitty could be leaving a reminder that she was …
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Self-Revelation And Self-Portraits In Meriden
A show of pastels by 10 White River Valley artists opens Friday at the Tunbridge Public Library with a reception from 7 to 9 p.m. The women whose work is represented are Karen Chalom, Joan Feierabend, Marcia Hammond, Roberta Henault, Marsha Higgins, Jo …
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Sound Check: Laura Cantrell showcases her own songwriting on 'No Way'
And while “No Way From There To Here” continues to mine the Americana roots styles of her predecessors — including 2011's “Kitty Wells Dresses” tribute set — doing her own material gave Cantrell more stylistic latitude this time out. “In the past I …
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Real estate transfers
Chadwick, David L. and Kitty C. Chadwick to Hugh C. Johnson, 204 Jefferson St. Roanoke VA 24011, $ 486,200 07/02/2014. …. Hess, Emogene M. and Richard A. Hess to Jay M. Wells, 5023 Pomeroy Road N.W. Roanoke VA 24017, $ 63,000 07/01/2014.
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