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Ramblin' Rhodes: 'Weird kid' McCreery turns out to be an 'American Idol' star

...this album be?' and that threw me for a loop," McCreery said. "I grew up on Conway Twitty and George Jones and Merle Haggard. I work out of Nashville and do country music shows. And I'm thinking, 'What genre do you think I'll do...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-04-21/ramblin-rhodes-weird-
Ramblin' Rhodes: Oak Ridge Boys to stop in Aiken on April 17

...Along, Time Has Made A Change In Me, Angel Band, Just A Little Talk With Jesus and Life's Railway To Heaven.Merle Haggard joins the group in singing Sweet Jesus, a song he co-wrote with Kenny Vernon who used to tour with Loretta Lynn...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/aiken/2015-04-08/ramblin-rhodes-oak-ridge-boys
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-
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: 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
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: 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
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