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  • Mar 17, 1972
    An outdoors festival in Dripping Springs, Texas, is one of the first to draw hippies and traditional country fans. In the lineup: Waylon Jennings, Willie Nelson, Loretta Lynn, Roy Acuff, Buck Owens, Kris Kristofferson, Tex Ritter and Tom T. Hall
    Apr 25, 1972
    Willie Nelson begins two days of recording at RCA Studio B which yield the concept album "Phases And Stages." The first session includes "Pretend I Never Happened," which Waylon Jennings remakes weeks later
    Apr 27, 1972
    Willie Nelson concludes recording for the concept album "Phases And Stages" at RCA Studio B in Nashville. The last song on the date is the classic "Mountain Dew"
    Aug 11, 1972
    Willie Nelson delivers his inaugural performance at the Armadillo World Headquarters in Austin, Texas, the site where he begins to find his audience
    Feb 5, 1973
    Willie Nelson begins recording his album "Shotgun Willie" at the Atlantic Recording Studios in New York. The project includes his first version of "Whiskey River"
    Jul 4, 1973
    Willie Nelson holds his first Fourth of July Picnic in Dripping Springs, Texas
    Oct 10, 1973
    Willie Nelson sings the national anthem when the San Antonio Spurs play their first American Basketball Association game at home at HemisFair Arena. The San Diego Conquistadors win, 126-101
    Oct 14, 1973
    The Nashville Songwriters Hall Of Fame adds Jack Clement ("Ballad Of A Teenage Queen"), Don Gibson ("I Can't Stop Loving You"), Harlan Howard ("Busted"), Roger Miller, Ed and Steve Nelson ("Bouquet Of Roses") and Willie Nelson
    Nov 4, 1973
    Abbott, Texas, honors its best-known hometown boy with Willie Nelson Day
    Jul 4, 1974
    Willie Nelson's Fourth of July Picnic is marked by a female streaker who jogs across stage while Waylon Jennings performs. Others on the bill include Larry Gatlin, Michael Martin Murphey, "Kung Fu" star David Carradine and Sammi Smith

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