Sons of legends Merle Haggard and Max D. Barnes give tribute through music video

Max T. Barnes and Marty Haggard, both accomplished singer/songwriters in their own right, have released a music video tribute to their legendary fathers, Country Music Hall of Famer Merle Haggard and Nashville Songwriters Hall of Famer Max D. Barnes. The sons have continued the friendship their fathers started and recorded the co-penned Merle/Max D. tune “Way [...]

Nashville was declared ‘Merle Haggard Day’ for #MusicOfMerle

Willie Nelson and Keith Richards everyone! Unbelievable!! #MusicOfMerle ???? A post shared by Blackbird Presents (@blackbirdmusicgroup) on Apr 6, 2017 at 8:11pm PDT A sold-out show was held in Nashville in honor of Merle Hagard; 18,000 fans attended the concert in the Bridgestone Arena. The show was recorded for "Sing Me Back Home: The Music [...]

December “Country’s Family Reunion” Episodes Include Merle Haggard Tribute, Christmas Special and Bill Anderson’s 50th Anniversary Celebration

December brings some of our favorite episodes of “Country’s Family Reunion.” We’ll kick off the month continuing to pay tribute to country music legend, Merle Haggard. One of the newest CFR specials features some of the fans favorite artists sharing their favorite Christmas memories, followed by the original Christmas Family Reunion from 1998. Artists in [...]

By |November 30th, 2016|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville, Bill Anderson, Merle Haggard|Tags: , |0 Comments

Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard, and Ray Price TV Special from 2007 returns to PBS

Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard, and Ray Price - the elder statesmen of classic country music who have inspired artists and thrilled fans for decades - return to PBS stations (check local listings) in an encore presentation of Last of the Breed, a once-in-a-lifetime concert event taped in March 2007 during the final performance of their sold-out [...]

By |November 25th, 2016|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville, Ray Stevens, Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard|Tags: , |0 Comments

Merle Haggard’s Legacy Celebrated On New “Country’s Family Reunion” Episodes In November With John Conlee, Mark Wills, Vince Gill, Bobby Bare & More

Upcoming brand new, never before seen episodes of “Country’s Family Reunion” will pay tribute to country music legend, Merle Haggard. Artists in this series include John Conlee, Vince Gill, Bobby Bare, Gene Watson, Moe Bandy, Teea Goans, Rhonda Vincent and more. This is one of the biggest ever Reunions as they pay tribute to the [...]

By |November 6th, 2016|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville, Merle Haggard|Tags: |0 Comments