Toby Keith’s Oklahoma Relief Concert Scheduled for 7/6; Ray Price Hospitalized Again; Farm Aid Heads to Saratoga Springs
Juli Thanki | June 14th, 2013
Ray Price has been hospitalized again; this time to treat the kidney stones that developed due to the severe dehydration he was hospitalized for not too long ago. Best wishes for a speedy recovery.
Toby Keith’s Oklahoma Twister Relief Concert will be held July 6 in Norman. Garth Brooks, Trisha Yearwood, Willie Nelson, and Ronnie Dunn have already signed on; more artists will be announced at a later date.
This year’s Farm Aid will be held in Saratoga Springs, New York, on September 21.
There’s a fine interview with Diane Pecknold posted on Music Tomes.
Brad Paisley will joinThe Rolling Stones onstage at one of their Philadelphia shows next week.
For any Vancouverites out there: Nettwerk Records is holding a garage sale on June 22 in the alley behind their offices.
Our friend Jewly Hight interviewed Delbert McClinton for CMT Edge.
The Medicine Stone Music Festival is coming to Tahlequah, Oklahoma this September. Artists slated to perform include Jason Boland & The Stragglers, Todd Snider, Turnpike Troubadours, and Jason Eady. Check out the full schedule here.
Mountain Fever Records recently released Sideline’s (Steve Dilling, Skip Cherryholmes, Darrell Webb, Justen Haynes, and Jason Moore)Session 1.
Juli Thanki is the editor of Engine 145 and a freelance writer whose work has appeared in the Washington Post, Bluegrass Unlimited, and M Music & Musicians Magazine. In 2011 she received the International Bluegrass Music Association Print Media Person of the Year award.