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AXS TV Premieres ‘An Intimate Evening With Willie & Merle’ Sunday, June 25

Country music rules on AXS TV, as the network presents the “Have A Willie Nice Day” marathon…an all-day event featuring classic concerts and candid interviews from some of the genre’s most influential artists, starting Sunday, June 25th at 8:00 am E|5:00 am P. The day begins with Dan Rather sitting down with three Country superstars […]

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John Anderson

John Anderson Receives Spotlight Exhibit At Country Music Hall Of Fame And Museum

When you look back at the history of Country Music, you will find many singers…but few stylists. One thing is for certain about the career of John Anderson. He falls in the latter category. The veteran Country performer, who has influenced countless artists since making his chart debut forty years ago, will be the subject […]

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Merle Haggard

Merle Haggard Post-Tribute Show Takeover Tonight At Nudie’s Honky Tonk 

Following the All-Star Concert Celebration ‘Sing Me Back Home The Music of Merle Haggard’ at the Bridgestone Arena on Thursday, April 6th, Nudie’s Honky Tonk is encouraging fans to join them for a Merle Haggard Takeover at 11:30 PM CT featuring performances by Merle’s son Ben Haggard and Merle’s band The Strangers. We’re honored that […]

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John Anderson Announces Upcoming North American Tour Dates

Country music legend John Anderson is hitting the road in 2017, for a North American tour that will see the ACM and CMA award winner making stops at venues nationwide. Crowds are raving over the must-see experience, which includes sell-out shows in 15 of Anderson’s last 17 appearances. This year also marks the 35th anniversary […]

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The Pickup

Brad Paisley, Kelsea Ballerini, Mel Tillis, Nashville on CMT, 2016 In Memoriam & More Featured In This Edition Of ‘The Pickup’

  Continuing the tradition of presenting the top stories in country music, another all-new episode of the “The Pickup” features a look at Brad Paisley’s new exhibit at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, a special holiday engagement, the new season of “Nashville” debuting on CMT, a new Pickup-and-Coming, a tribute to artists […]

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Merle Haggard’s Legacy Celebrated On New “Country’s Family Reunion” Episodes In November

If you’ve never seen “Country’s Family Reunion,” November is a great month to start!  Throughout the month viewers will have the chance to see the late, great, Country Music Hall of Fame artist, Merle Haggard in a series of never-seen episodes. Merle’s spectacular life and career will be profiled in the special, hosted by country […]

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Mark Chesnutt Honors Merle Haggard With Exclusive Video On Rolling Stone Country

Country traditionalist Mark Chesnutt cites several of country’s most loved legends as influences on his successful music career, and Merle Haggard is at the top of that list. To pay tribute to Haggard’s life and music, Chesnutt has released an emotionally charged tribute video, available exclusively on Rolling Stone Country. The video features Chesnutt’s rendition […]

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BMI Signs Merle Haggard’s Son Ben Haggard As Songwriter

Written by Josie Bisto The phrase “the apple doesn’t fall from the tree” would definitely be true for Ben Haggard.  If that last name sounds familiar, it should.  23 year old Ben is Country Music Legend Merle Haggard’s youngest son and he’s following in his dad’s footsteps. Ben was the lead guitarist for Merle’s band […]

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