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MerleFest 2018: Kris Kristofferson

As MerleFest 2018 approaches, a highlight from one of the 100+ performing acts will be featured daily…

Kris Kristofferson has been making things happen his entire life. 450 more words

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483. Jesus was a Capricorn

How do you tell if there’s a hippie in the room? Say, “Jesus was a Capricorn.” Hippies must immediately follow with, “He ate… 71 more words

All Vinyl Apocalypse

throwback song of the day

Mad Dogs and Englishmen. Need I say more. Joe Cocker, Leon Russell, Rita Coolidge, Bobby Keys, Jim Gordon, Jim Keltner…what a line up.

The music is raw energy. 35 more words


Watch Kacey Musgraves And Her Husband Ruston Kelly Turn A Johnny Cash Poem Into A Moving Love Song

Last week, a Johnny Cash tribute album called Forever Words was released, and it features an all-star lineup putting music to poems and letters written by Cash. 312 more words

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Me and Bobby McGee - Janis Joplin

Chart Position: 1

  • #148 on Rolling Stone magazines list of 500 greatest songs
  • Won Best pop vocal performance – female Grammy award
  • Written by Kris Kristofferson and Fred Foster…
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Help Me Make It Through the Night - Sammi Smith

Chart Position: 8

  • #36 bestseller for 1971
  • Won Best country performance-female and Best country song Grammy awards
  • Written and originally recorded by Kris Kristofferson (1970)
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