Ramblin' Rhodes: 45 years of columns make for some notable quotes

...kind of introduced English kids to Merle Haggard and George Jones and the Louvins (brothers Charlie and Ira)." JAMES...real. The rest is done with mirrors and lights." GEORGE JONES: "This guy said he was going off and become a bus...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Georgia Music Hall of Fame's Royal had unique voice

...life in which he began emulating many of the major name acts booked into the club twice a month including Sam Cooke, George Jones, Fats Domino, Roy Orbison and The Isley Brothers.In 1987, Royal told me about that period performing at the Bamboo...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Lambert's Pink Guitars tour is showcase for women

...stars as their opening acts. Wynette and Lynn, of course, also co-headlined with their respective duet partners George Jones and Conway Twitty.So it is very intriguing that country superstar Miranda Lambert is bringing to James Brown Arena...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Georgia's music history is luring writers to Augusta

...he co-wrote with her), Charlie Rich's Behind Closed Doors, Johnny Paycheck's Take This Job and Shove It and George Jones' The Grand Tour, Who's Gonna Fill Their Shoes and He Stopped Loving Her Today.Sherrill and his frequent collaborator...

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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Worshipping fans have never stopped loving George Jones

...live. It always comes down to charisma - charisma that George Jones had Saturday night at Bell Auditorium and that Chalee...true star can. She might consider taking lessons from George Jones, who, after more than 30 years, still lights up a...

Deacon George Jones (THOMSON, Ga.)

THOMSON, Ga. - Funeral services for Deacon George Jones, formerly of Mimosa St., Thomson, will be held on Saturday, October 16, 2004 at noon at the Mt. Pleasant Missionary Baptist...