George Jones & Merle Haggard. Merle Haggard & George Jones. Names so synonymous with country music that countless country songs evoke them in the hope of establishing their country credibility. Jones and Haggard have, no doubt, set the standard that all country singers have aspired to for the last 50 years. They are the last of a dying breed. Release date: Oct 24th 2006 You can Pre-Order it now thru our store! more!
He showed up, and he was sober.
There was a time when that alone was newsworthy for a George Jones concert review. But the country legend who was nicknamed “No Show” after decades of wild living and inconsistent touring seems nearly to have gotten the last laugh. more!
Con Hunley shows his heartfelt appreciation to George Jones
when the Possum recently invited him on stage at the Country Tonite Theatre in Knoxville, where they sang “She Thinks I Still Care".
The CMT Cross Country Taping with George Jones and Merle Haggard originally scheduled for Wednesday night at The Factory in Franklin has been postponed. CMT attributed the cancellation to “unforeseen circumstances,” which forced Haggard to return home to the west coast earlier than planned. Jones’ publicist, Susan Nadler of Bandit Records remarked that Jones regrets having to reschedule saying, “George is really anxious to do it. And the sessions turned out great.” more!
A new duets album from Jerry Lee Lewis will be out Sept. 26. Last Man Standing was five years in the making and includes duets with country icons like George Jones, Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard and Kris Kristofferson. He is also joined by newer stars Toby Keith and Kid Rock, as well as classic rockers like Jimmy Page, Bruce Springsteen, Mick Jagger, Eric Clapton, Neil Young, Keith Richards, Ringo Starr and Rod Stewart. more!