Fans Of Country Music Icon Waylon Jennings Can Now Own A Replica Of His Trademark Stetson Thanks To A Limited Edition Hat Collection Dreamed Up By Designers At Midnight Rider.
The team has recreated the cowboy hat the singer/songwriter wore on the cover of his 1979 hits album The Lash, and the company will make the Stetson available to the public in February (16), with the blessing of Jennings' family.
The hat features "a fur felt, a porkpie crown, and 3.5-inch slightly upturned brim, finished off with a roan leather sweat band embossed with Waylon's signature and 'My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys' in gold foil on the inside."
Midnight Rider bosses became the licensing managers for Waylon Jennings in early 2012 and the new Stetson line is their first collaboration with the Jennings estate.
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Country rocker Shooter Jennings is working on an unlikely tribute album to disco king Giorgio Moroder.
The project, which will feature guest vocals from Marilyn Manson, will feature some of Moroder's biggest dancefloor fillers reworked as rock songs.
Jennings tells Classic Rock, "It's an all-live band but we're doing all Giorgio tunes - stuff from 1977's From Here To Eternity and things like that. To me it sounds like Queens Of The Stone Age when you have a live band doing all his stuff.
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Drea de Matteo, Alabama Gypsyrose Jennings and Shooter Jennings - Desperate Housewives, Drea de Matteo takes her family shopping at The Grove in Hollywood - Los Angeles, California, United States - Sunday 21st December 2014
The son of the late country legend is heading out on the road with Waymore's Outlaws, the band which backed Waylon both on the road and in the studio throughout his career.
Despite his own storied career in the music business, Shooter has never teamed up with his late father's group.
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Rocker Shooter Jennings is a married man after exchanging vows with his girlfriend.
The son of country legend Waylon Jennings tied the knot with Misty Swain at Joshua Tree National Park in California on Tuesday (04Jun13).
His bride shared the exciting news with fans in a series of posts on her Instagram account, including a photo of herself planting a kiss on her new husband as they stand beside a teepee, an image of the couple's wedding cake and a snap of her bridal party relaxing in the desert.
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Jennings has dubbed the Daughters hitmaker "King Douche" in a surprising, unprovoked online attack, which recalls Mayer's recent Rolling Stone magazine article, in which he opened up about setting up home in rural Montana.
The son of grizzled country legend Waylon Jennings tweeted: "I love how the 'neil young of our generation' self-naming king douche grows his hair out + buys a place in Montana just to do an article.
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'Sopranos' star Drea De Matteo and her musician fiance Shooter Jennings have welcomed their second child, a baby boy, into the world.
'Sopranos' star Drea de Matteo has given birth to a baby boy.
Hierophant rocker Shooter announced the happy new on his twitter account on Thursday (07.04.11), and revealed he and Drea had decided to name the tot after his late father, country music star Waylon Jennings.
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The novelist plays the voice of Will O' The Wisp, a radio talk-show host being phased out due to government censorship.
He talks of a doomsday future for America in between playing the music of Jennings' band, Hierophant.
The pair has yet to meet, but Jennings insists the collaboration has proved to be a success.
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The country rocker son of Waylon Jennings was performing in Utica, New York when he stopped the show to ask the actress to marry him.
A concertgoer tells People.com, "She (Drea) was dancing on the side of the stage holding (the couple's 18-month-old daughter) Alabama when he called her onstage.
"She was so surprised by the proposal."
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The supergroup, featuring former Guns N' Roses stars Slash, Duff MCKagan and Matt Sorum, sacked Weiland after a series of public rows in April (08) and have been looking for a new lead vocalist ever since.
They had earmarked Jennings as the perfect replacement but despite repeated pleas to join the band, the country rocker has decided to concentrate on solo material.
He tells Classic Rock magazine, "It pained my heart not to say yes, because those guys are the best players in the world. They're literally one of the best bands I've ever heard and to be able to sing with them has been amazing.
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Country rocker Shooter Jennings has recorded an album with his late father, WAYLON.
Waylon Forever features the dead legend's classic and final recordings - backed by his son's band, the 357's.
Jennings Sr., who died in 2002, recorded the songs when his son Shooter was just 16. Many of the tracks have never been released.
Shooter tells Billboard.com, "It wasn't like it's some mysterious story about some unfinished album that was in some closet for 10 years. We finished the album the best that we could when I was 16. We had all the intentions in the world to get it out there and get a record deal with it."
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