All posts tagged "Willie Nelson"
For The Good Times
In the early 1970s, the country music landscape was experiencing a transformation, with a new generation of songwriters emerging to challenge the traditional norms. One of those visionaries was Kris Kristofferson, a former army helicopter pilot turned...
- Posted June 25, 2023
Backstory Willie Nelson
“Blue Eyes Crying In The Rain” Willie Nelson’s 1975 album “Red Headed Stranger” was a game-changer for the country singer-songwriter. Before that, he had penned hits for others, but his solo career was floundering, and his label...
- Posted March 18, 2023
Happy BD Willie Nelson!
If you ever think you were born too late or too early, just remember you get to live in the time of Willie Nelson. Happy 89th birthday! Fifteen Facts About Willie Nelson. April 29, 1933 (age 89...
- Posted April 29, 2022
Luck Presents ‘Til Further Notice
This week the team behind Luck Reunion, the annual anti-festival held in Willie Nelson’s backyard, will present “‘Til Further Notice,” a live-streamed event held in the absence of this year’s in-person event. On Thursday, March 19, Luck...
- Posted March 19, 2020
National Redhead Day Playlist
It’s National Redhead Day and we’re highlighting it with some facts and fiction to go along with our #Redhead Playlist. Fact: Around 1-2% of the world’s population has natural red hair. Western Europe houses more redheads than...
- Posted November 5, 2019
Sturgill Simpson Outlaw Music Fest
Sturgill Simpson @ Ruoff Home Mortgage Center, Outlaw Music Festival Tour Sturgill Simpson Current members Chuck Bartels – bass guitar (2015–present) Bobby Emmett – keyboards (2012–2013, 2015–present) Miles Miller – drums, percussion, backing vocals (2012–present) Simpson is often compared...
- Posted July 15, 2018
HARVEY CAN’T MESS WITH TEXAS
HARVEY CAN’T MESS WITH TEXAS: A BENEFIT CONCERT FOR HURRICANE HARVEY RELIEF AND HOUR-LONG SPECIAL PRODUCED AND BROADCAST BY TEGNA SET FOR SEPTEMBER 22 IN AUSTIN, TEXAS WILLIE NELSON, PAUL SIMON, JAMES TAYLOR, BONNIE RAITT, LEON BRIDGES,...
- Posted September 13, 2017
Willie Nelson – Still Not Dead
Willie dropped a new video for “Still Not Dead,” a tune that pokes fun at the reports of Willie’s demise over the years. Co-penned by Willie and Buddy Cannon, the song opens with the Red Headed...
- Posted April 30, 2017
Dolly Parton: CMA Lifetime Achievement Award Winner
Dolly Parton 2016 Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient. #DollyParton #WillieNelson#CMAawards50 #ForeverCountry Nashville – ABC Television Network. Dolly Parton has received 44 Country Music Association Award nominations and won nine times. She won her first CMA...
- Posted November 2, 2016
2016 ACL Fest Weekend 1: Memory Book
- Posted October 5, 2016