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30 Mar 09 The Power of Association

Songwriters need support. And songwriters associations exist around the country to help those aspiring songwriters at all levels. Continue reading

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28 Mar 09 Two Weeks of Music!

How many different musical experiences can one person experience in two weeks in north Texas? Continue reading


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27 Mar 09 What does it take to write a song?

This is a very interesting question, I believe – especially from my standpoint. Musically, I have a very limited number of tools required to complete the songwriting process. When I started, I did not know how to play an instrument. Now, I own an acoustic guitar, a bass and a keyboard, and I still don’t know how to play them! My singing experience consisted of an outstanding career Continue reading


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26 Mar 09 Cancer Claims Dan Seals

Dan Seals, the Texas-born singer who found success in both the pop and country worlds, has died after a fight with cancer. Continue reading


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23 Mar 09 how to get my ex girlfriend back after 2 weeks

The Plano Symphony brought movie memories to life Saturday night, during its salute to legendary music composer John Williams. Continue reading


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19 Mar 09 Christian music record labels in Texas?!

Ever wonder who “The BIG Players” in Christian music record labels are? Ever wonder if there were or are any “players” in Texas?

The “size” of a record label can be measured by the number of singer/songwriters under contract with the label, the number of copyrighted songs administered in the label’s catalog, the number of “top tier” performers/groups under contract with the label, the volume of albums or songs… Continue reading


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19 Mar 09 White Elephant Saloon Stockyards Tradition

During a recent visit, my wife and I stopped in for a while on a Saturday afternoon at the White Elephant Saloon, located just off Main Street in the heart of the Stockyards. We were drawn inside by the sound of live music, drifting out the door and onto the walkway. I’m accustomed to live performances at night; so the draw of hearing someone perform at 2pm was too much to pass up. Continue reading


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18 Mar 09 America's Cowboy for America's Stadium

George Strait set to headline concert for the opening of the new Dallas Cowboys stadium in June. Continue reading


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16 Mar 09 Eli Young Band Rocks

Denton-based Eli Young Band rocks during a recent performance at the Texas Club in Baton Rouge. The group is now nominated as best new group by the Academy of Country Music. Continue reading


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16 Mar 09 You too can be a Christian music writer

Some wonder whether or not they have what it takes to be a Christian music writer. What does it take to craft a Christian song? What inspires Christian writers? The answers vary, but the themes are the same: faith, surrender, life, commission and Grace.

Faith is the mortar that holds all Christians united. Each of us is a building block for the foundation of the Kingdom of God on… Continue reading


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