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Joe Ely, Stolen Guitar Reunited After 27 Years
Joe Ely has no doubt things come full circle, in his case again and again. When the singer-songwriter played in San Francisco on April 25, 1986, the band's instrument trailer was broken into and all of their equipment was stolen, including a custom-made guitar that belonged to Joe...
Cowboy Troy Collaborates With Phil Everly
Cowboy Troy made a name for himself as part of Big & Rich's Muzik Mafia crew back in the day, but the 6'5" singer is branching out these days, writing and working with all sorts of people, including the legendary Phil Everly of the Everly Brothers. He...
Worst Pre-Fame Jobs: No. 7
Joe Ely: Llama Wrangler
The country-rock icon left Lubbock, Texas, to join the Ringing Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus, but the job turned out to be less romantic than Ely imagined. He recalls getting covered in llama spit and having the World's Smallest Horse repeatedly bite him on …