Tag Archives: Merle Haggard

Glen Campbell’s Star-Studded Road to Success—Thanks to Uncle Dick

Glen Campbell’s Star-Studded Road to Success—Thanks to Uncle Dick

Originally published in the February 25, 1997 issue of Country Weekly magazine. It’s a long way from playing for ice-cream cones to recording with Elvis Presley, Frank Sinatra and Nat “King” Cole. And it’s a long way from there to becoming a star. Just ask Glen Campbell, who went from sharecropping to sharing studios with…MORE

Merle Haggard: From Convict to King of the Hill (1994)

Merle Haggard: From Convict to King of the Hill (1994)

Originally published in the Oct. 18, 1994 issue of Country Weekly magazine.  Once, Merle Haggard could see no further than the walls of San Quentin prison. Today he views life from the top of the world of country music—the newest member of the Country Music Hall of Fame. A star-studded tribute album and a television special add to…MORE

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Rose Colored

Rose Colored

Maggie Rose will drop her new album, Change the Whole Thing, on Sept. 21, with upcoming tour stops in Nashville (Sept. 26) and Atlanta (Sept. 27).