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‘Keeping It Honest’ Spans a Range of New Releases

A number of celebrated, groundbreaking artists are captured at the height of their powers via a slew of outstanding springtime releases. Artist: Santana. Title: Santana IV (Santana IV Records). You might like if you enjoy: Early Santana, War. Tell me more: For the first time since the early 1970s, the original members of Santana reformed to record, the …
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Alan Jackson Makes Huge Splash With Donation To Antique Boat Museum

The Antique Boat Museum (ABM), North America’s premier freshwater nautical museum based in Clayton, New York, announced today that it has been the recipient of a generous donation by one of country music’s biggest stars. Alan Jackson, a multi-platinum recording …
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Alan Jackson’s “The Bluegrass Album” Released Today

Country music superstar Alan Jackson releases his first bluegrass album – appropriately titled The Bluegrass Album – today. Jackson wrote eight songs for the album, which also includes other originals and a couple of well-known standards of the genre. The album is …
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Alan Jackson – The Bluegrass Album

Alan Jackson has made no secret about his love of Bluegrass Music over the years. In the 1990s, his version of “Seven Bridges Road” was a highlight of his live show – done in classic Bluegrass style. Finally, after all these years, Jackson has decided to release an album in that laid back style. As you might expect, the Georgia native had no trouble attracting some of the genre’s finest musicians to back him…
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Alan Jackson’s Aug 27 Station Inn Concert To Be Broadcast Live ON 650 AM WSM

Alan Jackson’s August 27 show at Nashville’s Station Inn will be broadcast live on 650 AM WSM, streamed on wsmonline.com, and available via the WSM mobile app beginning at 9:30pm CT. The broadcast will be hosted by WSM’s Eddie Stubbs. …
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Sarah Darling Calls Opening for Alan Jackson “Beyond Amazing”

As a waitress at Nashville’s Stoney River Steakhouse® prior to landing her first record deal, Sarah Darling waited on country superstar Alan Jackson, dreaming what it might be like if she could one day share the stage with him. This past …
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Alan Jackson to release The Bluegrass Album September 24

Country music superstar Alan Jackson will release his first bluegrass album – appropriately titled The Bluegrass Album – on September 24. Jackson wrote eight songs for the album, which also includes other originals and a couple of well-known standards of …
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Alan Jackson, Travis Tritt and More Join George Jones For His Final Nashville Concert

With the SOLD OUT final concert already hosting top names in all genres of music including Garth Brooks, Kid Rock, Kenny Rogers, and Randy Travis among others, George Jones is excited to announce his dear friends and fellow Grand Ole Opry members Alan Jackson, …
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Alan Jackson Takes It from the Top

Since his debut single in 1989, Alan Jackson has become one of the most dependable hitmakers in the Country format. Consistency has been a cornerstone in his personal and professional life, but in the past two years the soft-spoken Georgia native has faced major changes — one of his own choosing and another that no one ever wants to confront. After weathering the devastating news in late 2010 that his wife, Denise, had cancer, Jackson is pleased to report that she’s healthy and life has returned to normal. He’s back…
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Alan Jackson – Thirty Miles West

Alan Jackson has been a mainstay on the airwaves for well over two decades now. Sometimes, when an artist hits such a long period of making the charts time in and time out, there are definite peaks and valleys. So, sometimes one kind of shakes things up. Jackson is no different. After being with Arista since 1989, he signs with EMI – which was a big enough shake-up. But, in doing so, Jackson stepped up to the plate and has delivered his most musically varied album in quite some time. The…
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This Week At The Opry

Fun facts about some of the artists appearing at the Opry this week (May 4, 5, & 8) including Canaan Smith, Terri Clark, Kristen Kelly, Little Big Town, Alan Jackson, Thompson Square and many more. Canaan Smith: (Friday, May 4 …
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Casey James Heads West For Weekend Shows With Alan Jackson & Country Thunder

With his debut single, “Let’s Don’t Call It A Night” approaching top 20, Casey James is set to take the stage with country music icon Alan Jackson for shows this weekend. On Friday, the Texas native will open for Alan …
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Country Thunder Stage Makes Its Way From The ACM Awards To Arizona

The “Country Thunder Stage” is currently making its way from Las Vegas, Nev., to Florence, Ariz., and it’s bringing ACM Award winners and nominees with it! The Academy of Country Music Awards is dedicated to bringing you the best performances …
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Alan Jackson Added To Already Stellar Lineup For BamaJam 2012

The stellar lineup continues to grow for the 3-day, multi-genre BamaJam 2012 festival to be held Thursday, June 14 through Saturday, June 16 in Enterprise, Ala. Organizers announced today that Alan Jackson will join the ever-expanding list of today’s hottest …
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More Artists Announced to Perform at 2012 CMA Music Festival

Dierks Bentley, Brantley Gilbert, Alan Jackson, Scotty McCreery, and reigning CMA Male Vocalist of the Year Blake Shelton
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Various Artists – Hank Williams: The Lost Notebooks

If anyone other than Bob Dylan had been spearheading this project, there probably would have been a ton of criticism levied against it. How can you imagine finishing a painting started by Da Vinci? When you look at it that way, I have to even admit that it doesn’t make a lot of sense. However, somehow it all comes together for the better on this disc. Comprised of compositions started but never finished by Hank Williams in the same Cadillac that he entered into eternity, the lyrics were headed to the dumpster when someone…
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Superstars Are Added To Arizona Country Thunder Line-up

As 2011 comes to close we are one step closer to Arizona Country Thunder, and organizers are proud to unveil
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Alan Jackson Joins Eventful to Book a Free Concert

A new promotion had Country fans throughout the United States competing online for a free show
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Garth Brooks, Alan Jackson and others Inducted Into Nashville Songwriters HOF

Country superstars Garth Brooks and
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Cracker Barrel / Grand Ole Opry Series – Our Kind Of Country

The Grand Ole Opry has been a force within the musical community since 1925. A quick look at some of the names that have been members reflects the greatness of Country Music – Roy Acuff, Minnie Pearl, Ernest Tubb, Webb Pierce, Patsy Cline, Jim Ed Brown, Porter Wagoner, Larry Gatlin, and Garth Brooks. Of course, that just names a few. As part of the ongoing Cracker Barrel collaborative series with the Opry, this set takes a look at the more recent members of the show and their contributions to the…
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