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Ramblin' Rhodes: O'Brien, Scott to bring bluegrass sounds to Imperial

...his life in Swainsboro, Ga., near Augusta, managing three Georgia radio stations owned by Hayride and Opry star Webb Pierce."Don and I were semi-removed from being packaged as country music singers; not so much on our doing but more of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-01-08/ramblin-rhodes-obrien
Ramblin' Rhodes: Chronicling country has been a blast

...didn't play just one format, as they do today. Rather, they played everything from Frank Sinatra and Doris Day to Webb Pierce and Kitty Wells, giving listeners a broad musical education. That's probably why - as my Ramblin' Rhodes column...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/10/27/app_302420.shtml
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Augusta has been blessed musically

...1972, featuring Hank Williams Jr., Faron Young, Tammy Wynette, George Jones, Dolly Parton and Porter Wagoner.Webb Pierce was in the area and showed up for the evening performance to sing a medley of his hits with Jones. And that night...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/going-out/music/2010-06-23/augusta-has-be
Ramblin' Rhodes: 1946 band will feature a taste of bluegrass

...his Nashville, Tenn., area home. "We'll be doing some Hank Snow, Hawkshaw Hawkins, Little Jimmy Dickens and Webb Pierce, traditional country songs with a little bluegrass," he added. Mr. Peterson will be singing lead and playing acoustic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/08/07/rho_468531.shtml
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Ramblin' Rhodes: 2001 a year to remember

...Brothers, Don Gibson, Homer & Jethro, Waylon Jennings, the Jordanaires, Don Law, Ken Nelson, the Louvin Brothers, Webb Pierce and Sam Phillips were inducted in November into the Country Music Association's Hall of Fame. Alan Jackson was inducted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/04/app_331061.shtml
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Tootsie helped keep struggling performers alive

...drink or two between appearances. Tootsie drinkers included Hank Williams, Patsy Cline, Charley Pride, Faron Young, Webb Pierce, Waylon Jennings and a ton of struggling songwriters trying to pitch the stars some new songs. Among those struggling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/29/rho_122091.shtml
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Songs on Loveless' new album come from her roots

...and Dolly Parton, who offered her early encouragement, and the country classic There Stands the Glass , lyrics by Webb Pierce. Ms. Loveless said part of the project's appeal was the idea that she might introduce a new generation of musicians...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/10/23/mus_480467.shtml
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Controversy has not put damper on rocker Lewis

...Augusta. He was listed at the bottom of the bill for two shows in Bell Auditorium on Nov. 10, 1957. The shows starred Webb Pierce, Kitty Wells, Johnny & Jack (consisting of Wells' husband, Johnny Wright, and his partner Jack Anglin) and Warner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/06/07/rho_131270.shtml
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George Jones brings half century of songs to Bell

...with children 12 and younger charged $2.50.I remember the evening performance especially because legendary singer Webb Pierce was in the area checking on his three Georgia radio stations in Sylvania, Swainsboro and Waynesboro, which were managed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/going-out/music/2010-10-13/george-jones-b
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Razed motel had history as hot spot

...p.m. and evening performing at 8 p.m. at Bell Auditorium.Besides Billy "Crash" Craddock and Gordon Terry, Webb Pierce brought his daughter, Debbie; former Louisiana governor Jimmie Davis (writer of You Are My Sunshine) brought his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2012-01-18/ramblin-rhodes-razed-