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Famed Singer-Songwriters and Bands Showcased on New Collections  

New releases from top-tier artists James McMurtry, Blackberry Smoke, as well as an essential tribute to ’70s soul singer Betty Davis and an inspired tribute to English tunesmith Elvis Costello are worth discovering. James McMurtry. Title: Complicated Game (INGrooves/Fontana). You might like if you enjoy: Warren Zevon, Leonard Cohen, John Mellencamp.
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Backstage Chat: Blackberry Smoke’s Paul Jackson in England

Blackberry Smoke have been stoking the Southern rock flames since 2000, with three albums and two EPs in their catalog. More than old-school grind, they exemplify the new generation of Southern rockers who hew closer to modern country and pop song structures, but they have opened for Zac Brown, ZZ Top and Lynyrd Skynyrd, and…
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Dawes, Blackberry Smoke, and More Join Zac Brown Band in Packed SGMFF Nashville Fest Lineup

Southern Ground Music & Food Festival has added a host of new artists – including several members of the Southern Ground Artists roster – to this year’s lineup: Dawes and Levi Lowrey on the Main Stage, and Blackberry Smoke, The …
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CMT Premieres 1st Video From Blackberry Smoke’s ‘The Whippoorwill’

“Pretty Little Lie”, the first video from Blackberry Smoke’s ‘The Whippoorwill’ (Southern Ground Artists) premieres today on CMT.com, CMT Pure, and CMT Mobile — watch it here: http://budurl.com/PLLCMT The band worked with Southern Reel Production and director Cole Cassell on …
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Blackberry Smoke Covers George Jones’ ‘White Lightning’

Southern Ground Artists’ southern rock band Blackberry Smoke is celebrating the end of a busy summer and giving fans far and wide a taste of their live show with an exclusive performance on Ram Country on Yahoo! Music. Watch here …
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Zac Brown Announces Lineup For Southern Ground Music & Food Festivals

Zac Brown Band has unveiled lineups for their two Southern Ground Music & Food Festivals descending on Nashville’s Lawn at Riverfront Park this September 21-22 and returning to Charleston, SC’s Blackbaud Stadium October 20-21, where Brown’s “vision of combining world …
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Blackberry Smoke – The Whippoorwill

First of all, let me start this review by saying that you know how sometimes an act releases an album where you have to analyze every word that is mentioned for some kind of deep hidden meaning? Well, this is not one of those albums! Blackberry Smoke has been around for awhile, they know what they do, and they do it well. Now signed to Zac Brown’s Southern Ground label, this album is simply fun to listen to. Granted, there are some deep moments of introspection involved, but when you hear…
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Rifle Rock + A Good Ol’ Southern Revival

Southern roots run deep through ‘The Whippoorwill,’ (August 14, Southern Ground Artists) the title alone evoking the eerie, mystic nostalgia of a bygone era – something that Blackberry’s Smoke’s front man Charlie Starr knows better than anyone. Born into a …
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Blackberry Smoke – Haunting Bird Forebodes Lost Love, Madness and Southern Rock

Performing at George Jones’ 80th birthday was a thrill but also just another day’s work for Blackberry Smoke, the quintet of “rock outlaws” (Creative Loafing) known for raucous country riffs and sprawling shows. In addition to their passionate fan base, …
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MTV’s Palladia Debuts Blackberry Smoke Concert, April 7

Blackberry Smoke, Atlanta’s five-piece band of “rock outlaws” (Creative Loafing), will air its rousing performance from the Georgia Theatre in Athens on Saturday, April 7th at 9:00 PM on Palladia, MTV Network’s high-definition music channel. The performance, which features guest …
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Zac Brown’s New Year’s Eve Concert and Party in Atlanta, GA

Country Music superstar Zac Brown hosted his annual New Year’s Eve party and concert at the Phillips Arena in downtown Atlanta, where he – along with several support acts – performed for a packed house of revelers. Opening for Zac were artists on his Southern Ground Records label, including Sonia Leigh, Blackberry Smoke, Dugas, Levi Lowrey, Nick Cowan, Wheeler Boys and The Wood Brothers. Music News Nashville was on hand to capture the evening in photos.
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Blackberry Smoke Offers Fans Ultimate Stocking Stuffer with Live DVD

Blackberry Smoke Offers Fans
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