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Billy Joe Shaver put the ‘outlaw’ in country music

Texas singer/songwriter/ gubernatorial candidate Kinky Friedman once said, “These days, it seems that every young songwriter in Texas wants to grow up to be Billy Joe Shaver. ...

Reader Input: US government hardly blameless

When I first heard about the poison gas attack in Syria I didn’t think much of it because the news is always bombarding us with stories of people getting killed. However, w ...

Media Life: Outlaw country’s Billy Joe Shaver OK’d to Party in the Park

Party in the Park has dodged a bullet. Outlaw country music legend Billy Joe Shaver’s appearance at the June 18 music fest in North Auburn had been in question last week because ...

Media Life: Shooting puts country legend Billy Joe Shaver’s Auburn show in jeopardy

Billy Joe Shaver is a country music legend, an original outlaw songwriter from Central Texas whose music has been recorded by the greats – from Elvis to Waylon to Willie to Dylan ...