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More from Merle: Sights and sounds

Merle Haggard at his ranch at Palo Cedro, Calif.
Merle Haggard at his ranch at Palo Cedro, Calif. AP file

Merle Haggard started topping the country music charts since the mid-1960s. He’s been heard on many a soundtrack, from “Mad Men” to “Brokeback Mountain” and even in video games. Here’s but a sampling.

Classic Merle Haggard

  • "Mama Tried" (1968)
  • "Okie from Muskogee" (1969)
  • "The Fightin' Side of Me" (1970)
  • "Bar Room Buddies" (with Clint Eastwood) (1980)
  • "I think I'll Just Stay Here and Drink" (1980)
  • "Pancho and Lefty" (with Willie Nelson) (1983)
  • "It's All Going to Pot" (with Willie Nelson) (2015)

Playlists

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Movie and TV

  • Centennial (1979 mini-series) Cisco Calendar
  • The Waltons (1976) Red Turner, "The Comeback"
  • Huckleberry Finn (1975 TV-movie) Duke
  • American Masters (2010) Merle Haggard: Learning to Live With Myself

Sources: Internet Movie Database, CMT, Amazon, Wikipedia

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