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Burke/Triolo Productions /ThinkstockFilmore is engaged. The "Slower" singer confirmed with People that he proposed to his girlfriend of three years, Paige Korte, over Memorial Day weekend. 

Actors Dennis Quaid and Gary Busey are teaming up for a new scripted podcast called Uncle Drank: The Totally Hammered created by songwriter and producer Jared Gutstadt, who's penned songs for the likes of Brad Paisley and Dierks Bentley. The eight-part series tells the story of the country western music industry in the 70s and 80s through the perspective of the fictional character Uncle Drank. The podcast is set to debut later this year. 

Singer-songwriter Waylon Payne has released act one of his upcoming album, Blue Eyes, The Harlot, The Queer, The Pusher & Me. The first act includes the first three songs off the project: "Sins of The Father," "Dead on a Wheel" and "What a High Horse." The album is set for release on September 11. 

By Cillea Houghton
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