'I Am What I Am,' Merle Haggard 

The grizzled outlaw countrymen is back, with his 76th album.

For a young man growing up near Palo Cedro, Calif., Merle Haggard was the grizzled old guy on TV trying to sell houseboats on Lake Shasta. Seeing his wrinkled old face on a low-budget commercial, I didn’t realize then that Haggard…

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