All posts in " Merle Haggard "

Minnesota Does Merle: A Tribute To The Man And His Music

By minnesotacountry / April 19, 2016

After the recent passing of the amazing Mr. Merle Haggard, we’ve heard many different bands cover his songs to pay tribute lately, and of course we hear many songs covered by certain bands at every show.  This however, is something extremely unique, and will feature MANY of very talented local musicians from some of the […]


TBT: A Legend Has Earned His Silver Wings

By minnesotacountry / April 7, 2016

News of country music legend, Merle Haggard’s passing yesterday, on his 79th birthday, quickly spread through out the music industry leaving family, friends, and admirers of the Okie from Muskogee to take to social media and share their memories of the common man’s poet.  Fans young and old shared stories of how Merle’s lyrics and […]


Minnesota pledges allegiance to The Hag Friday night in Minneapolis

By minnesotacountry / July 20, 2013

Two more Minnesota shows on tap this week. By: Ryan Gueningsman Minnesota still pledges allegiance to The Hag, as was evidenced by the crowd Friday night at the State Theatre in Minneapolis. Though he has done two shows at the State Theatre in as many years, this is the first where he didn’t have a special guest (last […]