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Richard Attenborough Dead
Universal

Richard Attenborough, ‘Jurassic Park’ Actor and ‘Gandhi’ Director, Dead at 90

Richard Attenborough, the actor who famously portrayed Professor John Hammond in the Steven Spielberg's 'Jurassic Park,' as well as the acclaimed director of 'Gandhi,' passed away this past Sunday.

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GETTY IMAGES

Sedalia Chorale Needs New Voices for 2014 Season [INTERVIEW]

Do you love to sing?  Do you find yourself singing in the shower -  or along with the radio here on our stations?  You might be just the person the Sedalia Chorale is looking for.

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Wild Feathers
Frank Maddocks, Courtesy of Warner Brothers

The Wild Feathers Checking One Legend After Another Off Their Bucket List

On the Wild Feathers singer Ricky Young's Instagram page, you'll find a picture of him with Trigger, Willie Nelson's legendary guitar. No, the Texas-raised (mostly) Nashville-based rock band didn't hijack Honeysuckle Rose to get the photo. They were invited aboard by Nelson's tour manager when they toured with him in August.

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Johnny Cash
Hulton Archive / Getty Images

45 Years Ago: Johnny Cash Earns No. 1 Hit With ‘A Boy Named Sue’

45 years ago today (Aug. 21, 1969) was an epic day for Johnny Cash. It was on this day that the singer soared to the top of the charts with his live single, 'A Boy Named Sue,' from his 'At San Quentin' album.

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Sam Moore Nu-Blu
YouTube

Sam Moore + Nu-Blu, ‘Jesus and Jones’ Video — Exclusive Premiere

Bluegrass group Nu-Blu teamed up with soul legend Sam Moore for their newest song, and they're giving readers of The Boot an exclusive first look at the video.

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Headshot of Johnny Cash Singing

Johnny Cash’s Youngest Daughter Releasing Book About the Legend

Thanks to Johnny Cash's daughter, fans are able to get glimpse into the country legend's childhood. Cash's youngest daughter, Tara Cash Schwoebel has announced the release of a new book, ‘Recollections by J.R. Cash: Childhood Memories of Johnny Cash.’

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Sofa
YouTube

Sofa-Into-Car Debacle Is the Greatest Moving Fail of Our Time

Here are two words for the wizards trying to fit this sofa into this car: moving van. Here are two more: get one.

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Aaron Rodgers
ESPN, YouTube

How’d the Ice Bucket Challenge Start? The Answer Will Break Your Heart

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge is a craze unlike anything seen in years. But how exactly did it morph into the sensation it is?

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Sun Records Display
Sun Records Display (Courtesy of Moments by Moser)

Sun Records Display Featured at Johnny Cash Museum

 

Last week, Johnny Cash Museum Founder Bill Miller revealed The Legends of Sun Records exhibit. The new exhibit, which will run for 18 months, features artifacts that spotlight Johnny Cash, Elvis Presley, Roy Orbison, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and drummer W.S. Holland. You can view snapshots of the exhibit and VIP preview below.  The Legends

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Oklahoma’s Favorite Son

It was mentioned earlier this morning on my show on KIX 105.7 that it was on this date in 1935 that Will Rogers was killed in an airplane crash near Point Barrow, Alaska Territory (now Alaska).  It struck me to investigate the life of Will Rogers as he was the same age as I am now, 55, when he was killed

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