RIP: Merle Haggard, 1937-2016

April 6th, 2016, 2:23 pm by Greg

Oh, this is so sad…

Merle Haggard, one of the great American singer-songwriters of all time, died today in California. Today is also his 79th birthday.

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This puts a whole new spin on “Down Every Road: Songs of Merle Haggard,” the Local 518 all-star concert tribute to the Hag that is scheduled to take place at the Hangar on the Hudson in Troy on Sunday (April 10)…

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One thought on “RIP: Merle Haggard, 1937-2016”

  1. Michael Eck says:

    Sing a sad song
    Sing it sweet and sing it low
    And sing it for Merle

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