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Willie Nelson (Credit: Maria Ives)

Someone Bought Willie Nelson’s Braids For $37,000

The red-headed country singer gave the braids to Waylon Jennings in 1983 to show support for Jennings’ sobriety.

10/08/2014

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Waylon Jennings Auction Includes Handwritten Letter to John Lennon, Willie Nelson’s Braids

Phoenix’s Musical Instrument Museum will host an auction of Waylon Jennings memorabilia this October, put together by his widow, Jessi Colter.

08/07/2014

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Stream Randy Travis’ New Album ‘Influence Vol. 2: The Man I Am’

The album comes out Aug. 19 and features more songs that have influenced Travis during his career. Hear the full collection now.

08/07/2014

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Vintage Johnny Cash Album To Be Released for the First Time in March

‘Out Among the Stars’ is an album Cash recorded in the 1980s with producer Billy Sherrill that was shelved and never released. The 12-track album includes a duet with Waylon Jennings and two with June Carter Cash.

12/10/2013

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Radio.com Essentials: Perusing the Classic Country Stacks With Sheryl Crow

Just because Sheryl Crow’s transition into the country music world is relatively recent doesn’t mean she doesn’t have strong opinions about the genre.

09/10/2013

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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 ‘Cowboy’ Jack Clement – Songwriter, Producer, And Country Music Hall Of Fame Inductee

The legendary Nashville producer and songwriter worked with icons from Jerry Lee and Johnny Cash to Don Williams, Charley Pride, and Waylon Jennings. “The outlaws were folks I could relate to.”

08/08/2013

Jamey Johnson

Jamey Johnson Brings ‘Outlaw’ Originals, Classic Covers To A Packed Joe’s Bar In Chicago

In today’s country landscape, Jamey Johnson stands out as an anomaly. He’s had hit radio singles, has a strong fan base, and can regularly sell out clubs–as he did Friday night at Joe’s Bar in Chicago. But […]

02/10/2013

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RIP ‘Chevy Van’ Singer And Country Hitmaker Sammy Johns

Sammy Johns, who among other achievements wrote and recorded “Chevy Van”–one of the most iconic songs of the 1970s–has died. He was 66. You may not know Sammy by name, but likely you’ve heard the song “Chevy […]

01/09/2013

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Mayan Apocalypse Playlist – Ten Songs For The End Of The World

“The preacher man says it’s the end of time,” sings Hank Jr., “and the Mississippi River she’s a goin’ dry.” But “country folks can survive.” Right?

12/20/2012

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