Archive for the ‘Jamey Johnson’ Category

“Happy birthday to my mentor, Willie Nelson” — Jamey Johnson

Sunday, April 29th, 2018

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“Happy birthday to my mentor, my highway-running, chain-smoking, golf ball-chasing, checkmating, coffee-drinking, bones-tossing, roundhouse-kicking, Django-picking, poker-faced pal, my friend the incomparable Willie Nelson.”
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Willie Nelson, Lukas Nelson and Jamey Johnson

Thursday, April 5th, 2018

Jamey Johnson #FarmAid2017

Friday, September 22nd, 2017

Thanks, Janis Tillerson, for more great photos from Farm Aid 2017, including these from Jamey Johnson’s set.

Jamey Johnson, Farm Aid 2017, “This Land is Your Land”

Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

Many thanks to Janis Tillerson for her great photos from the Farm Aid Concert last weekend.

You can support Farm Aid and family farmers, too:
www.FarmAid.org

Farm Aid 2017 Press Conference

Saturday, September 16th, 2017

Jamey Johnson, Willie Nelson, Sheryl Crow

Thanks, Jodi Wrangham

Support Family Farmers, Support Farm Aid

Wednesday, August 30th, 2017

Words of #WednesdayWisdom from #jameyjohnson. Eating good food from family farmers will make both you and your doctor happy! Watch Jamey and the rest of the #FarmAid2017 lineup on @axstv and farmaid.org on September 16!

www.FarmAid.org

Willie Nelson, Jamey Johnson in Tuscaloosa (Oct. 11, 2017)

Tuesday, July 25th, 2017
 
www.al.com
By Ben Flanagan

Country stars Willie Nelson and Jamey Johnson will perform at the Tuscaloosa Amphitheater on Wednesday, Oct. 11, Red Mountain Entertainment announced early Monday morning.

The show will begin at 7 p.m., with doors opening at 6.

The concert will take place the Wednesday night before the Alabama football team plays Arkansas in Tuscaloosa, which is also homecoming week at the University of Alabama.

All seats are reserved. Tickets will cost $25, $55, $65 and $75. Tickets go on sale this Friday at 10 a.m. through Ticketmaster or the venue box office.

The 84-year-old Nelson will return to the Amp for the first time since October 2013, when he and the late Merle Haggard performed.

Nelson is a Texas-born country legend, a fixture in the outlaw country subgenre. He’s known for hits like “On the Road Again”, “To All the Girls I’ve Loved Before”, and “Pancho and Lefty.”

Johnson is an Enterprise, Ala., native and successful country artist known for albums like “The Dollar,” “That Lonesome Song” and “The Guitar Song.” He’s also written songs for Willie Nelson.

Willie Nelson, Jamey Johnson, Lukas Nelson

Tuesday, July 25th, 2017

Willie Nelson’s 4th of July Picnic, the gospel set

Friday, July 7th, 2017

It’s always exciting when Willie Nelson invites family and friends back on stage at the end of his show to sing gospel songs.  Thanks, Janis from Texas for sharing the moment with your pictures.  Looks like fun!

 

Jamey Johnson at Willie Nelson’s 4th of July Picnic

Thursday, July 6th, 2017

Thank you Janis Tillerson, for sharing these great photos of Jamey Johnson and his daughter at Willie’s picnic.  Here’s Jamey with Margo Price.

At the 2013 Picnic, Willie delighted Jamey’s daughter when he put a bandanna on her head.

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Jamey Johnson’s daughter joined her dad on stage for a few songs during his set in Fort Worth at Willie Nelson’s 4th of July Picnic in 2013, and again for the gospel set at end of show.

She watched Willie taking bandannas from his amp, putting them on, then tossing them to the fans. At one point, when he tossed a bandanna, she ran and grabbed a bandanna and ran up to the edge of the stage where Willie was, and handed him the bandanna to put on. I was so sweet. Then, after that one got tossed, Willie grabbed one and put it on her head, and you can see how much she enjoyed it.

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David Allan Coe watches as she ties it on.

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“Willie makes us feel like it’s our birthdays.”

Sunday, April 30th, 2017

“Today was a great day with my younger brother and friend Jamey Johnson and my older brother and friend Mr Willie Nelson on his 84th birthday today. He makes us feel like it’s our birthdays. Happy Birthday Willie.”

“Happy birthday to my mentor, Willie Nelson” — Jamey Johnson

Saturday, April 29th, 2017
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“Happy 84th Birthday to my mentor, my highway-running, chain-smoking, golf ball-chasing, checkmating, coffee-drinking, bones-tossing, roundhouse-kicking, Django-picking, poker-faced pal, my friend the incomparable Willie Nelson.”
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Willie Nelson’s 4th of July PIcnic Concert in Austin 2017

Monday, April 17th, 2017

www.austin360amphitheater.com

Tickets for Willie Nelson’s 4th of July Picnic are open to the public starting at 10 a.m. on April 21. It’s the third year for the annual event to be held at the Circuit of the Americas and the 44th edition of the picnic overall.

This year’s all-day event features performances from artists on two stages, including Willie Nelson & Family, Sheryl Crow, Kacey Musgraves, Jamey Johnson, Steve Earle, Margo Price, Asleep At The Wheel, Turnpike Troubadours, Hayes Carll, Ray Wylie Hubbard, Johnny Bush, Billy Joe Shaver, David Allan Coe, Lukas Nelson & Promise of The Real, Insects vs. Robots, Raelyn Nelson Band, Folk Uke.

Tickets are priced at $89.50 for the GA Pit Section and Reserved Seat Section in front of the stage. Reserved bowl tickets are $69.50-$89.50 and $39.50 for H-E-B General Admission Lawn. There are also a limited number of special VIP packages available for sale including the “Outlaw” hospitality package for $350, the “Trigger” package for $450, and “Shotgun” hospitality for $550.

All tickets will be available at ticketmaster.com, thecircuit.com, all Ticketmaster outlets throughout Texas, or they can be charged by phone at 1-800-745-3000.

Standard parking lots at Circuit of The Americas open at 10 a.m. and gates to the Austin360 Amphitheater will open at 11:00 a.m. Standard Parking is included in the price of the ticket. Premium Parking, Bus Parking, RV Parking, as well as campsites are also available for purchase at the time tickets are purchased.

Live Nation, C3 Presents and Circuit of The Americas (COTA) are proud to announce the return of Willie Nelson’s 4th of July Picnic to Circuit of The Americas. The legendary Willie Nelson plays host to one of America’s most celebrated festivals, and the 4th of July Picnic returns to COTA for the third year. Joining Willie at this year’s party is a star-studded cavalcade of his friends.

Ticket and pre-sale information here.  

“Outlaw: Celebrating the Music of Waylon Jennings” on CMT Tonight (April 7, 2017)

Friday, April 7th, 2017

www.cmt.com

CMT will premiere “Outlaw: Celebrating The Music Of Waylon Jennings on CMT, tonight Friday April 7 at 10PM ET. The movie features the music of Waylon Jennings along with interviews and behinds the scenes footage from this all-star concert event in Austin TX.

http://waylonoutlaw.com

 

“Outlaw: Celebrating the Music of Waylon Jennings”, with Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson, Jamey Johnson and more (airs on CMT April 7th)

Saturday, March 4th, 2017

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On Monday, July 6, 2015, a collection of music’s legendary outlaws and rising superstars came together for a once-in-a-lifetime concert event at ACL Live At The The Moody Theater in Austin, TX, to honor Waylon Jennings, one of the most influential musicians of the Outlaw Country movement. The concert event was filmed and recorded for multi-platform distribution throughout traditional and digital media.

OUTLAW: CELEBRATING THE MUSIC OF WAYLON JENNINGS featured performances by: Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson, Toby Keith, Eric Church, Kacey Musgraves, Ryan Bingham, Sturgill Simpson, Jamey Johnson, Lee Ann Womack, Chris Stapleton, Shooter Jennings, and Jessi Colter.

Grammy Award-winner Don Was served as co-music director and led an all-star band backing the performers at this concert event. Legendary music producer Buddy Cannon also served as co-music director. “Waylon Jennings was my friend, brother, and musical soul mate”, said Willie Nelson. “Playing his songs with these incredible artists, is going to be one hell of a concert event.”

On Friday, April 7, 2017, the two-hour broadcast premiere will air on CMT at 10 pm ET/PT, and Sony Legacy will release the concert film as a CD/DVD combo / digital download which is available for immediate preorder.

The full length concert film features performances by Willie Nelson, Eric Church, Chris Stapleton, Sturgill Simpson, Kris Kristofferson, Toby Keith, Alison Krauss, Kacey Musgraves, Ryan Bingham, Jamey Johnson, Lee Ann Womack, Shooter Jennings, Buddy Miller, Jessi Colter, Robert Earl Keen, & Bobby Bare. See the official trailer.

The CMT premiere and DVD both include a range of Jennings classics, such as “Mammas Don’t Let Your Babies Grow Up To Be Cowboys” (performed by Willie Nelson and Toby Keith), “Lonesome, On’ry And Mean” (performed by Eric Church), “I Ain’t Living Long Like This” (performed by Chris Stapleton), a very special performance of “Highwayman,” (performed by Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson, Shooter Jennings and Jamey Johnson) and an all-star grand finale performance of “Luckenbach, Texas.”

In a heartfelt reflection on the project, Jessi Colter recalled a beautiful lyric she wrote – “You did hang the moon, didn’t you Waylon?”

See more photos here.