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Merle Haggard Memorial Coming to Muskogee

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The Muskogee Civic Center is getting a Merle Haggard memorial. The Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame will pay for the memorial through private donations. The memorial will consist of a bronze sculpture of Merle Haggard sitting on a bench with his guitar case. Haggard recorded his album “Okie from Muskogee” at the …

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Keith Urban Adds Canadian Dates to Ripcord World Tour

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Keith Urban has added six shows to his Ripcord World Tour 2016.  The added shows will be performed in Canada. Urban’s Canadian shows start on Sept. 10 in Vancouver, British Columbia. Then, he will perform in Kelowna, British Columbia, on Sept. 11, and Prince George, British Columbia, on Sept. 13. …

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Brad Paisley to Host One Night of 2016 Wild West Comedy Festival

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Brad Paisley will host one night only at this year’s Wild West Comedy Festival. Paisley’s night will feature comedians Jon Reep, Sarah Tiana and Mike E. Winfield  at Nashville’s Zanies Comedy Club. Paisley will introduce each comedian. Tickets go on-sale Friday (April 22). Wild West Comedy Festival Dates: May 15 ⎯ Broken Record …

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Jason Aldean Raises Big Money for Hometown Children’s Hospital

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Jason Aldean performed at a benefit concert in his hometown of Macon, Ga. The concert raised $500,000 for Macon’s children’s hospital. Aldean performed in Macon’s Grand Opera House on Thursday night (April 21). On May 19, Aldean will begin his 2016 summer tour, the Six String Circus Tour. The tour …

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Kid Rock’s Assistant Dies in Accident at Star’s Home

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Kid Rock’s assistant died in an ATV accident on Kid Rock’s Nashville property. Kid Rock found his assistant after the accident. Michael Sacha, 30, was carrying guests from a cookout on the property to the driveway on the ATV. On his way back to the house, after dropping guests off at …

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Chris Stapleton Postpones Show After Losing Voice

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Chris Stapleton has lost his voice and been forced to postpone his show in Santa Barbara, California. Stapleton apologized to fans via Instagram: Dear fans & friends, I am torn up about having to postpone tomorrow night’s show in Santa Barbara. I’ve lost my voice and am headed to the …

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Sammy Kershaw Returns With Blues Album

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Sammy Kershaw has recorded the Blues album called “The Blues Got Me.” The Blues Got Me consists of eleven songs. The Blues Got Me will be available for purchase on May 13, 2016. Pre-orders are available now at Amazon.com. THE BLUES GOT ME TRACK LISTING: 1. The Blues Got Me 2. …

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Dolly Parton Announces First Dates for Pure and Simple Tour

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Dolly Parton’s  new tour, Pure and Simple, will feature songs from her upcoming album and some of her iconic hits from the past. Parton’s tour will visit around 60 cities, including cities in Canada. Dolly Parton’s Pure and Simple Tour Dates: June 3: Greensboro Coliseum Complex – Greensboro, NC June 4: Infinite …

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