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Willie and Merle

  Merle and I were buddies from way back. I first met him at a poker game at my house in Nashville in the early Sixties, before he went back to Bakersfield and I went back to Texas. We always had a lot in common. We both hopped trains as kids. We both got our…

merle haggard tribute

Merle Haggard

  “He was my brother, my friend. I will miss him.” – Willie Nelson by Walter Price   The passing of the legendary songwriter and voice that was(is) Merle Haggard was devastatingly expected, not this soon but just the same his passing has generated a wide variety of social media posts from fans and contemporaries.…