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Merle Haggard at Uptown Theatre


uptown_merleHaggard_2013The word “legend” usually makes an appearance at some point when discussing Merle Haggard. It’s an acknowledgment of his artistry and his standing as “the poet of the common man.” It’s a tribute to his incredible commercial success and to the lasting mark he has made, not just on country music, but on American music as a whole.

Haggard’s real gift is that anyone who hears his songs recognizes the truth in them. They can make an innocent-as-apple-pie grandma understand the stark loneliness and self-loathing of a prisoner on death row; a rich kid who never wanted for any material possession get a feel for the pain of wondering where the next meal will come from; a tee-totaling pillar of the community sympathize with the poor heartbroken guy downing shots at the local bar. Click Here for more information.


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Saturday, 07 December, 2013

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$80/$90

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Location: Uptown Theatre
1350 Third Street
Napa, CA 94559
US

Phone: 707-259-0123
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Mindi Levine

Phone: 707-259-0123