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Day 8 & 9: More Historic Homes, The Civil War & New/Old Friends

Thursday, May 17, 2018

We were out the door by about 9:00 and on our way to Pinewood Social for breakfast. The only way I even knew about it is because of Anthony Bourdain’s show Parts Unknown. 1,043 more words

Travel

Breakfast at Biscuit Love

It was my last day in Nashville and I couldn’t leave without stopping by Biscuit Love for breakfast. The bright Southern eatery is known for their breakfast and lunch creations made entirely from scratch. 265 more words

Travel

Grand Ole Opry Officially Welcomes Country Music Hall Of Famer Bobby Bare

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (April 7, 2018) – The Grand Ole Opry welcomed home Bobby Bare as an official Opry member tonight, on this, the Country Music Hall of Famer’s 83rd birthday. 727 more words

Press Releases

Bakersfield Post Office Named for Merle Haggard

BAKERSFIELD (CBS/AP) — About 300 people turned out in Bakersfield, California, to celebrate the naming of a post office for Merle Haggard.

The late country music legend’s sister and widow were among those at a Friday ceremony near downtown honoring Haggard, who helped create the twangy “Bakersfied Sound.” 128 more words

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A Little MCC in Person

“This shirt is old and faded
All the colors washed away
I’ve had it now for more damn years
Than I can count anyway
I wear it beneath my jacket… 204 more words

Brennan Manning

The Sources of Country Music

The old music cannot last much longer. I count it a great privilege to have heard it in the sad twang of mountain voices before it died.

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Painting

Ricky Skaggs, Dottie West, Johnny Gimble announced as Country Music Hall of Fame inductees

The Country Music Association announced the latest class of inductees to the Country Music Hall of Fame in Nashville this week. (Country singers Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood announced the inductees in three categories at a press conference.) 354 more words

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