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Waylon Jennings News

Date of Birth: June 15, 1937 (79)
Birth Place: Littlefield, TX, USA
Gender: Male
Chris Shiflett's New Solo Album Out 4/14; Title Track Premieres at Rolling StoneChris Shiflett's New Solo Album Out 4/14; Title Track Premieres at Rolling Stone
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2017

West Coast Town, the new solo album from acclaimed musician, songwriter and performer Chris Shiflett, will be released April 14 on SideOneDummy Records. I (more...)

Kris Kristofferson Coming to Playhouse SquareKris Kristofferson Coming to Playhouse Square
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2017

Show business wannabes are warned to "keep your day job"… just in case. But in the case of KRIS KRISTOFFERSON, the Rhodes Scholar/Golden Gloves boxer gave up a Captain's rank as a helicopter pilot in the Army's elite Airborne Rangers and a turn-down of an assignment to teach at West Point...all to pursue a music career. (more...)

3,000 Miles Off-Broadway Productions Presents The Highway Men LIVE3,000 Miles Off-Broadway Productions Presents The Highway Men LIVE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

???????3,000 Miles Off-Broadway Productions proudly presents The Highway Men LIVE at the historic El Portal Mainstage Theatre, in the NOHO Arts District, North Hollywood, CA. This special 3 show only engagement will be presented March 3 & 4, 2017. (more...)

Soho Rep.'s 2017 Projects to Play The Public and A.R.T./New YorkSoho Rep.'s 2017 Projects to Play The Public and A.R.T./New York
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

Under the leadership of Artistic Director Sarah Benson and Executive Director Cynthia Flowers, Soho Rep. has continually produced work by bold artists who harness the power of intimate spaces to create transformative experiences. Soho Rep. has announced venues for the remainder of its 2016-17 season, which includes a world premiere Soho Rep. commission by Richard Maxwell along with a workshop presentation of a new play by Jackie Sibblies Drury. (more...)

The City of Rancho Mirage Presents THE HIGHWAYMEN - A MUSICAL TRIBUTE at The McCallum TheatreThe City of Rancho Mirage Presents THE HIGHWAYMEN - A MUSICAL TRIBUTE at The McCallum Theatre
by David Green - Jan 3, 2017

The McCallum Theatre and The City of Rancho Mirage present The Highwaymen - A Musical Tribute on Friday, January 13, at 8:00pm. Perhaps the greatest super group in country music history, the original Highwaymen, formed in 1985, consisted of Kris Kristofferson, Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings and Johnny Cash. This tribute (with Willie, Waylon and Johnny) to that amazing, never to be seen again, band continues the legacy. You will witness first-hand the friendship and comradery that existed between these legends, reliving one of the greatest moments in country music history. Combining their unique approaches to life and recording, they travel the world performing country music to millions of fans. (more...)

Shooter Jennings Hits Rolling Stone Top 15 ListShooter Jennings Hits Rolling Stone Top 15 List
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2016

Shooter Jennings made history when his Countach (For Giorgio) album - 10 songs written or inspired by electronic music pioneer Giorgio Moroder - debuted inside the virtual world of multi-player online game Shroud of the Avatar earlier this year. (more...)

Brad Paisley to Bring Life Amplified World Tour to Giant CenterBrad Paisley to Bring Life Amplified World Tour to Giant Center
by BWW News Desk - Dec 13, 2016

Country music superstar Brad Paisley will bring his highly successful Life Amplified World Tour to Giant Center on Friday, February 17 at 7:30 p.m. Special guests for the evening will be hit-maker Chase Bryant and rising-star Lindsay Ell.  (more...)

Brian Setzer Orchestra to Perform Private 'Christmas Rocks!' Concert for SiriusXMBrian Setzer Orchestra to Perform Private 'Christmas Rocks!' Concert for SiriusXM
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2016

SiriusXM announced today that iconic guitarist, songwriter, vocalist and three-time Grammy-Award winner Brian Setzer and his 19-piece The Brian Setzer Orchestra will perform an exclusive invitation-only concert for SiriusXM listeners (more...)

Hollywall Entertainment, Inc. Continues to Expand and Grow its OperationsHollywall Entertainment, Inc. Continues to Expand and Grow its Operations
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2016

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Silverado Records Signs Melissa Mickelson To Recording ContractSilverado Records Signs Melissa Mickelson To Recording Contract
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2016

The label will be re-releasing Mickelson's 2015 self-titled EP, featuring a smooth and fun take on the Barbara Mandrell Classic 'I Was Country (When Country Wasn't Cool),' and She is currently writing tracks and planning for a new EP to be released in 2017. (more...)

Country Music Label Silverado Records Signs Melissa Mickelson to Recording ContractCountry Music Label Silverado Records Signs Melissa Mickelson to Recording Contract
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2016

Silverado Records, an independent Country music record label, today announced the signing of recording artist Melissa Mickelson of Oregon. (more...)

AT&T Performing Arts Center Presents KRIS KRISTOFFERSONAT&T Performing Arts Center Presents KRIS KRISTOFFERSON
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2016

The nonprofit AT&T Performing Arts Center announced today that tickets for American singer, songwriter, musician and actor Kris Kristofferson will go on sale Saturday, August 27 at 10 a.m. Kris Kristofferson will perform at 9:30 p.m. Friday, October 14, 2016 at Strauss Square in the downtown Dallas Arts District. (more...)

Billy Bob Thornton & The Boxmasters Coming to FolsomBilly Bob Thornton & The Boxmasters Coming to Folsom
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2016

Billy Bob Thornton - yes, that Billy Bob Thornton - performs on Stage One of the Harris Center with his American country rock/rockabilly band The Boxmasters, a group of seasoned musicians whose music is rich in rhythm and story. They're the real deal: their third album Modbilly reached #1 on the Americana Radio Chart and #14 on the Americana Music Association's Top 100 Albums of the Year, and they've toured as Willie Nelson's opening act. "They're working in the tradition of musical mavericks Waylon Jennings, Kris Kristofferson and Johnny Cash, surveying the world for stories of ordinary people" (Los Angeles Times). Onstage, "the group shifts seamlessly between Nuggets-type garage rock and country-inflected ballads, with Thornton prefacing the songs with alternatingly poignant and outrageous stories" (Rolling Stone). (more...)

Kevin Welch Collaborates on New Musical WILL THE CIRCLE, Slated for Chicago Music Theatre FestivalKevin Welch Collaborates on New Musical WILL THE CIRCLE, Slated for Chicago Music Theatre Festival
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2016

Aimee Mann is working on a musical with playwright David Henry Hwang (M. Butterfly)... Edie Brickell has just collaborated with Steve Martin (Bright Star)... and now the popular Texas-by-way-of-Nashville Americana artist Kevin Welch is collaborating with a Chicago playwright (L.C. Bernadine) on a new musical called WILL THE CIRCLE, which debuts August 20th as part of this year's Chicago Music Theatre Festival at Victory Gardens Theatre. (more...)

American Beauty NYC Presents: Austin Lucas w/ Matt Woods, Bonehart Flannigan on TodayAmerican Beauty NYC Presents: Austin Lucas w/ Matt Woods, Bonehart Flannigan on Today
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2016

When Austin Lucas began thinking about the follow-up to his critically acclaimed 2013 album, Stay Reckless, he had a lot on his mind. The Indiana troubadour wanted to do something not only different from his own previous work, but unlike anything else happening in the realm of country and Americana. Between The Moon And The Midwest marries traditional and cosmic country sounds with sharp, vivid storytelling in a fully realized concept album. (more...)

Hip; Hop Phenom Yelawolf to Headline Southern-Flavored 'Trial By Fire' TourHip; Hop Phenom Yelawolf to Headline Southern-Flavored 'Trial By Fire' Tour
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2016

The tour anticipates the release of his third album of the same name, due out later this fall. Highlights include shows at the Brooklyn Bowl (October 18) and New Orleans' legendary Tipitina's (December 3). The complete list of dates can be found below. (more...)

Joel A. Katz, chair, Global Entertainment and Media Practice of Greenberg Traurig, to be honored with City of Hope's 2016 Spirit of Life' AwardJoel A. Katz, chair, Global Entertainment and Media Practice of Greenberg Traurig, to be honored with City of Hope's 2016 Spirit of Life' Award
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2016

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Hazel Smith to Be Honored at First Annual Music Row Storytellers EventHazel Smith to Be Honored at First Annual Music Row Storytellers Event
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2016

Hazel Smith is a storyteller - she has thousands of them. That's because she witnessed so many, played a role in so many...and ultimately chronicled and shared so many. Hazel is one of Music Row's "Storytellers," a journalist who has been a constant force and source in country music as long as many can remember. That is why she's being honored as the initial subject of Music Row Storytellers. (more...)

American Beauty NYC Presents: Austin Lucas w/ Matt Woods, Bonehart Flannigan on 7/20American Beauty NYC Presents: Austin Lucas w/ Matt Woods, Bonehart Flannigan on 7/20
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2016

When Austin Lucas began thinking about the follow-up to his critically acclaimed 2013 album, Stay Reckless, he had a lot on his mind. The Indiana troubadour wanted to do something not only different from his own previous work, but unlike anything else happening in the realm of country and Americana. Between The Moon And The Midwest marries traditional and cosmic country sounds with sharp, vivid storytelling in a fully realized concept album. (more...)

Soho Rep Sets 2016-17 SeasonSoho Rep Sets 2016-17 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2016

Under the leadership of Artistic Director Sarah Benson and Executive Director Cynthia Flowers, Soho Rep. has continually produced work by bold artists who harness the intimate power of the organization's own 73-seat black box theater, as well as other spaces, to create transformative experiences. Soho Rep.'s 2016-17 season, announced today, comprises two ambitious new works-both characterized by inventive theatrical forms, holistic collaborations, and striking original music-along with an opportunity to get the first 'work-in-process' look at a new commission by a celebrated playwright. (more...)

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