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Pop Rocks: Change at 95 Rock reflects change in music of today

...radio. Hopefully in the future things will shift once again. IT TAKES MORE THAN A STAGE. Last week, country legend Merle Haggard sold out the Columbia County Exhibition Center with more than 2,000 fans in attendance.That's the good news...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-01-27/pop-rocks-change-95-r
Ramblin' Rhodes: Music opportunities include Haggard, Jaimee Paul

It is great to see that country music superstar Merle Haggard is heading back this way for a concert at 7:30 p...Those are two names I never expected to hear together: Merle Haggard and Grovetown.Haggard already was a huge star when...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-01-20/ramblin-rhodes-music-
Music by Turner: Local concert calendar is full of hits

...so isn't it time for a new, state-of-the-art facility for us? Here's what's ahead:JAN. 24: Merle Haggard ? 8 p.m.: Columbia County Exhibition Center, GrovetownThe Hag will sing us all back home! How can anyone who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-01-20/music-turner-local-co
Haggard to bring signature country sound to Grovetown

Before country music legend Merle Haggard called the highway his home, his parents settled on the outskirts...that things can go right," says Haggard in the documentary Merle Haggard: Learning to Live with Myself, American Masters.Haggard's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-01-20/haggard-bring-signatu
Ramblin' Rhodes: Mark your calendars now, later

...a concert by Country Music Association Hall of Famer Merle Haggard at 8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 24.Tickets are $22.50 and $37.50. Go to etix.com and type "Merle Haggard, Grovetown, Ga." to buy.? Coming up early in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-12-16/ramblin-rhodes-mark-y
Ramblin' Rhodes: Interviews during 2014 touched on numerous topics

...of him and this neighbor buddy of his singing songs of Elvis Presley, Kenny Rogers, Johnny Horton, Johnny Cash, Merle Haggard. All of these cool songs. I can remember being 4 and 5 years old falling asleep on the living room floor listening...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-12-23/ramblin-rhodes-interv
Ramblin' Rhodes: New Wiseman CD is diary of country classics

...one of the heroes. Having Mac cut (Me and) Bobby McGee was one of the highlights of my life."Cooper also quoted Merle Haggard as saying, "I was never a dyed-in-the-wool bluegrass fan, but I'm a fan of Mac's. When I was young...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-09-03/ramblin-rhodes-new-wi
Ray Guy: That legendary leg

...Guy used to "serenade his teammates with his Martin D-35 guitar down at Clancy's, always starting his set with Merle Haggard's Swinging Doors. ... He tipped a few glasses, too."In the book, Guy detailed how he and his teammates used...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-07-31/ray-guy-legendary-leg
Augusta Amusements brings in Blind Boys of Alabama, Jim Brickman

...diet of classic country music from their grandfather's records, the sounds of greats like Hank Williams Sr. and Merle Haggard are part of Christopher and Taylor Malpass' musical DNA. The duo, both in their 20s, have taken traditional country to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-30/augusta-amusements-br
Ramblin' Rhodes: Waldon offers new voice singing about small towns

...Kingsland, Ark.; Buck Owens from Sherman, Texas; Merle Haggard from Oildale, Calif.; Bill Monroe from Rosine, Ky...especially has a sound reminiscent of the opening of Merle Haggard's Okie From Muscogee."There definitely is a little...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-06-18/ramblin-rhodes-waldon