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Embrace Rock, Synthpop, Blues and Country Excellence 

Classic rock icons The Zombies, synthpop-dance rock heroes New Order, blues harmonica master Charlie Musselwhite and country music giant George Strait have all released outstanding new albums. Artist: The Zombies. Title: Still Got That Hunger (The End Records). You might like if you enjoy: The Zombies, The Kinks, Colin Blunstone. Tell me more: It makes perfect…
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Music Films Celebrate Living Legends

Affecting tributes to the artistry of Glen Campbell, George Strait and Simon and Garfunkel, as well as a recent concert film from Aerosmith celebrate seminal artists. Artist: Glen Campbell. Title: Glen Campbell…I’ll Be Me (Virgil Films). You might like if you enjoy: Glen Campbell, Dawes. Tell me more: When “Glen Campbell…I’ll Be Me” was aired on…
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George Strait’s Historical Final Concert Airs This Friday Aug. 29 on CMT

Like nothing we’ve ever seen, CMT has released an exclusive preview video from George Strait’s historic final concert. “Give It All We Got Tonight” is available exclusively on CMT.com and the CMT Artists App, and is just a snippet of …
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George Strait to Release 20-Track Live Album September 16

Country icon George Strait is offering fans a 20-track live album recorded at his momentous The Cowboy Rides Away Tour finale at AT&T Stadium in Dallas, Texas. The Cowboy Rides Away: Live From AT&T Stadium commemorates a night of celebration …
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George Strait’s Final Concert To Air on CMT in 2-Hour Special Aug 29

It was a concert fit for a king. Filmed live from his final show in Dallas, Texas, CMT is set to premiere an exclusive two-hour television special GEORGE STRAIT: THE COWBOY RIDES AWAY on Friday, August 29 at 7:00-9:00 p.m. …
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George Strait Shatters Indoor Concert Attendance Records for North America Tonight with 104,793 Fans

George Strait has set many records in his illustrious career: the most No. 1 singles of any artist in any genre, the only artist to chart a Top 10 hit every year for 30 years, and the most No. 1 …
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George Strait Adds June 5 Stop in Hidalgo Texas to The Cowboy Rides Away Tour

Only a few dates remain on the final leg of recently crowned ACM Entertainer of the Year and reigning CMA Entertainer of the Year George Strait’s The Cowboy Rides Away Tour Presented by Quicken Loans, but Strait is announcing today …
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George Strait’s Last Ride Makes Memorable Stop in Music City

George Strait rode into Music City’s Bridgestone Arena Friday on stop 16 of 26 on his two-year record-breaking The Cowboy Rides Away Tour, presented by Quicken Loans with special guest Sheryl Crow. The crowd, a raucous 16,652, welcomed the reigning …
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George Strait’s Final Tour Stop at AT&T Stadium Sells Out First Day

The final stop for Quicken Loans Presents George Strait’s The Cowboy Rides Away Tour 2014 at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas sold out within hours of tickets going on sale today, Dec. 6, 2013. The show, which will be the …
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George Strait Puts Final Tour Stop At AT&T Stadium On Sale This Week

Tickets for legendary country artist and CMA Entertainer of the Year George Strait’s final tour stop at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas will officially go on sale tomorrow, Dec. 6, 2013. The 100,000-seat capacity stadium is home to the NFL’s …
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George Strait To Bring It Home With Star-Studded Lineup For Final Show at AT&T Stadium

Reigning CMA Entertainer of the Year and “King of Country” George Strait will play his final concert June 7, 2014 at the 100,000-seat capacity AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. The show, which is the last date for Quicken Loans Presents …
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George Strait’s Invitational Golf Tournament and Auction Raises Record Funds for Veterans

Newly crowned CMA Entertainer of the Year George Strait and Texas businessman Tom Cusick hosted the third annual Vaqueros del Mar Invitational Golf Tournament and Auction at Tapatio Springs Hill Country Resort & Spa in Boerne, Texas on Saturday, November …
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Quicken Loans to Become Presenting Sponsor of George Strait’s The Cowboy Rides Away Tour 2014

Quicken Loans Inc., the nation’s largest online mortgage lender, today announced it will be the presenting sponsor for the final leg of George Strait’s The Cowboy Rides Away Tour 2014.  Quicken Loans joins a highly successful tour, where 16 tour …
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George Strait Sells Out Five More Dates for ‘The Cowboy Rides Away Tour’

Ticket sales are still going strong for the last leg of George Strait’s final, two-year The Cowboy Rides Away Tour as the third round of concert dates went on sale this morning. Tour stops in Chicago, Ill.; Des Moines, Iowa; …
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George Strait Fans Snapping Up Tickets For ‘The Cowboy Rides Away’

Tickets for the last leg of George Strait’s two-year The Cowboy Rides Away Tour continue to sell out fast, as the second round of concert dates went on sale today, October 4. Tour stops in Atlanta, Georgia; Columbus, Ohio; Denver, …
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George Strait Sells Out Staples Center In 9 Minutes

Reigning “King of Country” George Strait will be holding court with 17,178 ticketholders during his highly-anticipated appearance at Los Angeles’ STAPLES Center on February 8, 2014. The concert, which sold out within 9 minutes today, Friday, Sept. 27, was his …
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George Strait, Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert, Eric Church & More To Perform At George Jones Tribute

With the SOLD OUT tribute concert already hosting top names in all genres of music, Nancy Jones is excited to announce the addition of George Strait, Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert, Eric Church, Reba McEntire, and Alabama to the all-star lineup. “I am …
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George Strait Announces 2014 Dates for “The Cowboy Rides Away Tour”

Musical icon George Strait has announced the dates for the second leg of his final two-year tour – The Cowboy Rides Away Tour. In a press conference streamed live on georgestrait.com from AT&T Stadium, home of the NFL’s Dallas Cowboys, …
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Dallas Cowboys To Be Joined By Country Music Legend George Strait On Sunday

Country music icon George Strait will join the Dallas Cowboys on the field Sunday night, Sept. 8, when they open the season against the New York Giants at AT&T Stadium.  Strait will serve as an honorary captain for the coin …
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George Strait First Country Artist to Receive Billboard’s Legend of Live Award

George Strait has always pushed the envelope in his illustrious 30-plus year career and as he prepares to embark on the final leg of his record-breaking U.S. tour, The Cowboy Rides Away Tour, and celebrates his 60th No. 1 single, …
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