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Ramblin' Rhodes: 7th Augusta Amusements season brings in big band, country, rock, more

...and Nashville musicians paying homage to the hits of Music City stars ranging from Hank Williams and Patsy Cline to Dolly Parton and Taylor Swift. GLENN MILLER ORCHESTRA: (Friday, Jan. 22, $43) Bandleader Glenn Miller led one of the most popular...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-07-01/ramblin-rhodes-7th-au
Rhiannon Giddens doesn't see genres, just music

...on Tomorrow Is My Turn form a tribute to a broad range of female singer-songwriters from that Americana category.Dolly Parton gets her due on Don't Let It Trouble Your Mind, which chugs along a loping cadence goosed by fiddle and Chocolate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-05-19/rhiannon-giddens-does
Wedding-party music should blend harmoniously with every setting

...professional DJ for thousands of dollars, she and her fiance made their own playlist of Sir Mix-A-Lot, Frank Sinatra and Dolly Parton songs and cranked them on rented speakers.Today, with phone apps that let brides and grooms instantly play just about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-05-16/wedding-party-music-should-blend-ha
Ramblin' Rhodes: Entertainers turn out for talk on music legends

...Floyd (also known as naturalist Okefenokee Joe), and Porter Wagoner's syndicated show with his featured vocalist Dolly Parton.As Walker and I were setting up the video equipment, in walked Carter with her daughter, Donna Williams, who has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-03-04/ramblin-rhodes-entert
Ramblin' Rhodes: Paths crossed with stars now gone

...in 1953 with Kitty Wells and the Grand Ole Opry duo Johnny and Jack, and back at Bell in 1968 with Porter Wagoner, Dolly Parton and Waylon Jennings.I met Dickens in early 1973 when he came to perform at the Country Carousel nightclub on Broad...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-01-13/ramblin-rhodes-paths-
Fashion collections proving to be a hit with country stars

...musicians has moved far away from the country western wear personified by Porter Wagoner's embellished Nudie suits and Dolly Parton's rhinestone-encrusted denim and fringe.Today's biggest country stars embrace retailers and brands that are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-12-20/fashion-collections-proving-be-hit-
Good Deeds

The Greater Columbia County Republican Women donated to the Greater Augusta Partnership for Literacy during their Christmas Party. A donation of $1,570 was made to provide books to homes of children from Dolly Parton's Imagination Library.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-09/good-deeds
Rotary marks century in Augusta

...build a waterfall in Pendleton King Park.A big local initiative is literacy. The Rotary Club of Augusta partners with Dolly Parton's Imagination Library and pays for children from birth to age 5 to receive a new book each month. Additionally...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-18/rotary-marks-century-augusta
Ramblin' Rhodes: Waldon offers new voice singing about small towns

...experiences.Some extraordinary such songwriters have been Dolly Parton from Sevierville, Tenn.; Johnny Cash from Kingsland...we do is talk about Tammy Wynette, Loretta Lynn and Dolly Parton."It's too late for Waldon to cross paths with Wynette...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-06-18/ramblin-rhodes-waldon
'9 to 5' is funny tale of friendship

...Resnick and the 1979 movie starring Dolly Parton, Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda, 9...Great music by a great songwriter, Dolly Parton. The cast worked hard to put this...a fun time for me. I'm a big Dolly Parton and country music fan. I grew up...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/aiken/2014-05-14/9-5-funny-tale-friendship