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Rita MacNeil Dead; Craig Campbell Previews ‘Regret’ + More: Country Music News Roundup

Canadian country star Rita MacNeil died Tuesday, April 16, after suffering complications following surgery. She was 68. A native of Cape Breton County, Nova Scotia, she recorded her first album, Born a Woman, in 1975. In all, MacNeil recorded 24 albums, including 2012's Saving Grace. In 1990

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Rick Diamond, Getty Images
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2013 ACM Awards Winners: Off-Camera Honorees Announced

The off-camera winners for the 48th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards are being bestowed upon the industry's best musicians, songwriters and artists. The honors include the Cliffie Stone Pioneer Award for trailblazers of the genre, the Crystal Milestone Award for remarkable achievement, the Gene Weed Special Achievement Awards for unprecedented, unique individual feats, and the Jim Reeves International Awards for contributing to global acceptance of country music

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Americana Music Association Award Winners 2012

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It was a night of numerous standing ovations for Americana artists at the Americana Music Awards last evening (Sept. 12). Held at Nashville's famed Ryman Auditorium, a venue steeped in multiple musical traditions, the celebration of music built from the roots of all American music genres saw multiple nods go artists as young as the Civil Wars and as ageless as Bonnie Raitt and Booker T Jones of Booker T and the MG's fame (who is pictured above with the Wallflowers' Jakob Dylan, Executive Director of the AMA, Jed Hilly, and fellow music legend Sam Bush)

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Beth Gwinn, WireImage
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Guy Clark Has ‘Stories’ to Tell on New Album

Songwriting legend Guy Clark is set to release 'Songs and Stories,' a live album showcasing some of the tunesmith's most prominent works, including 'The Cape,' 'Homegrown Tomatoes' and 'The Randall Knife.' As indicated by t

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Shawn Camp Revisits the ’90s With ‘Lost’ Albums

Sixteen years ago, songwriter Shawn Camp delivered his second album to his record label. Coming off a pair of Top 40 country hits with 'Never Felt So Good' and 'Confessin' My Love,' Shawn's second disc was poised to be a breakthrough hit.

Only problem was the powers-that-be at Shawn

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