Willie Nelson

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RIP Tompall Glaser, Key Architect Of Country’s ‘Outlaw’ Sound

Singer, songwriter, studio owner, music publisher: Considering how many aspects of the music business Tompall was involved with during his long career, it’s a wonder he’s not better known.

08/14/2013

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RIP Jody Payne, Willie Nelson’s Longtime Guitarist

Jody Payne, who for 35 years played lead guitar in Willie Nelson’sband The Family, died this past Saturday (Aug. 10), from heart complications. He was 77.

08/13/2013

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Willie Nelson To Perform ‘Stardust’ Album In Entirety For First Time

At the Hollywood Bowl next month, Willie Nelson is going to do something he’s never done before.

07/18/2013

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Is Willie Nelson The Best Guitarist In Country Music?

At 80 years old, this onetime ‘outlaw’ artist still plays by his own rules. On top of that, he may just be the best guitarist in country music.

07/16/2013

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Toby Keith, Garth Brooks, Willie Nelson Play To 60,000 Fans During Oklahoma Tornado Benefit

Figures are not in yet for how much money Toby Keith’s Oklahoma Twister Relief Concert raised for the United Way, but early reports from his camp indicate that if the nearly daylong show didn’t break records for paid attendance, it sure came close.

07/08/2013

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Toby Keith On His Oklahoma Tornado Relief Concert: ‘It’s Wonderful People Care & Want To Do This For My Hometown’

As an Oklahoma native, Toby Keith is all too familiar with the devastation tornado season can bring. This year, however, the devastation was more severe than usual.

07/08/2013

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Kenny Rogers, Natalie Maines Among Artists Added To Zac Brown’s Southern Ground Festivals

The Zac Brown Band has two big Southern Ground Music and Food Festivals scheduled this fall. And the lineup at each even just got stronger.

07/01/2013

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Kacey Musgraves, Jack Johnson, Carlene Carter, More Added to 2013 Farm Aid Lineup

They join previously announced performances by Farm Aid board members Willie Nelson, Neil Young, John Mellencamp, and Dave Matthews.

06/26/2013

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A Toby Keith And Garth Brooks Sell-Out Concert

Tickets for Toby Keith’s Oklahoma Twister Relief Concert went on sale Friday and sold out in a little over an hour.

06/24/2013

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Three Generations Celebrate Willie Nelson’s 80th Birthday

For the first time ever, four generations of the Nelson family performed on one stage at New York City’s Hard Rock Cafe earlier this month (June 6).

06/17/2013

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