Ramblin' Rhodes: Day in the Country will have returning, new acts

...He became nationally known through his music video The Gospel According to Jones, which featured country superstar George Jones just before his death last year.Broken Bow Records artist Lynch (Cowboys and Angels) and Warner Music artist Ballard...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Daughters keep legends of country, soul music alive

...special moments was performing with George Jones just a few weeks before he died...show."I did the last duet with George Jones in March at a show in Chattanooga...audience? I came here to sing with George Jones.' So I turned and walked over...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Grammy winners have been, are headed our way

...show at North Augusta American Legion Post 71 a couple of months ago earned him a standing ovation. He pays tribute to George Jones, Conway Twitty, Alan Jackson and George Strait.Tickets are $10 for adults and $7 for students and can be reserved...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Avalon fans have a chance to see him in Newberry

...Newberry Opera House: The Oak Ridge Boys, 3 and 8 p.m., Saturday, March 8, $40; Georgette Jones (daughter of George Jones and Tammy Wynette), 8 p.m. Saturday, March 22, $35; and Steep Canyon Rangers (who often back Steve Martin...

Ramblin' Rhodes: It seems Oscar rarely smiles on country tunes

...Feb. 28, $49; The Oak Ridge Boys, 3 and 8 p.m., Saturday, March 8, $40; Georgette Jones (daughter of George Jones and Tammy Wynette), 8 p.m. Saturday, March 22, $35; and Steep Canyon Rangers (who often back Steve Martin...

Readers tell their most beautiful songs

...however, their hit Hey Jude still runs through my mind, solidifying this phase of my young life. Elvis, Conway, George Jones, Waylon & Willie, CCR's Lodi all set the nostalgia of their given era."Yesterday at church we sang Amazing Grace...

George Jones brings half century of songs to Bell

...almost exactly 50 years ago that George Jones first came to Augusta, performing...many times I've written about George Jones over the past 40 years, including...Auditorium, "In the late '70s, George Jones recorded one of my songs, Stranger...

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George Jones in hospital because of pneumonia

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - George Jones has been hospitalized for pneumonia, the country singer's record label said Friday. Jones, 74, is expected to make a full...

Ramblin' Rhodes: George Jones gets revenge

It looks like George Jones got the last laugh on the Country Music Association last week by...March 1999. Performer Alan Jackson was quoted as saying, "Had George Jones died, there would have been a 10-minute tribute to him (on the...

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Country legend George Jones critically injured in auto accident

FRANKLIN, Tenn. -- Country singer George Jones was in critical condition Saturday after he smashed...new album for Asylum Records and is also host of "The George Jones Show" on television's The Nashville Network. Evelyn...

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