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Merle Haggard

Merle Haggard

Merle Haggard

Merle Haggard has been played over 20 times on NTS, first on 13 September 2014. Merle Haggard's music has been featured on 17 episodes.

Merle Ronald Haggard (April 6, 1937 – April 6, 2016) was an American country and Western songwriter, singer, guitarist, fiddler, and instrumentalist.

Along with Buck Owens, Haggard and his band The Strangers helped create the Bakersfield sound, which is characterized by the unique twang of Fender Telecaster and the unique mix with the traditional country steel guitar sound, new vocal harmony styles in which the words are minimal, and a rough edge not heard on the more polished Nashville sound recordings…

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Slowly But Surely
Merle Haggard, Bonnie Owens
Tally Records1964
Slowly But Surely
Merle Haggard, Bonnie OwensTally Records1964
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From Graceland To The Promise Land
Merle Haggard
Kings Road Multi Media2007
From Graceland To The Promise Land
Merle HaggardKings Road Multi Media2007
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Rainbow Stew
Merle Haggard
MCA Records1981
Rainbow Stew
Merle HaggardMCA Records1981
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Kern River
Merle Haggard
Epic0
Kern River
Merle HaggardEpic0
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Making Believe
Merle Haggard
Capitol Records1977
Making Believe
Merle HaggardCapitol Records1977
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Love Me When You Can
Merle Haggard
MCA Records1978
Love Me When You Can
Merle HaggardMCA Records1978
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Misery And Gin
Merle Haggard
MCA Records1981
Misery And Gin
Merle HaggardMCA Records1981
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Everybody's Had The Blues
Merle Haggard
Tee Vee Records1977
Everybody's Had The Blues
Merle HaggardTee Vee Records1977
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Blues Stay Away From Me
Merle Haggard
Capitol Records1976
Blues Stay Away From Me
Merle HaggardCapitol Records1976
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The Fightin' Side Of Me
Merle Haggard
Capitol Records0
The Fightin' Side Of Me
Merle HaggardCapitol Records0
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