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23 Apr 09 Album Review – Blues Rockers: For Adults Only

blue-rockers-for-adults-onlyThis album has been out for a while, but it is notable from several aspects – production value, the songwriting, and the performance. The versatility of the singer/songwriters comprising the Blues Rockers is evident in the diversity of compositions presented. From the heavy rock aspects of “Democracy” and “Window Pain” to the exquisitely heart-wrenching story in “Appletown” to the bluesy “Dreaming”… Continue reading

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22 Apr 09 Larry Joe Taylor’s Texas Music Festival and Chili Cookoff 2009

Larry Joe Taylor Music FestivalDates: April 21 through 25, 2009

Gate Hours:
Tuesday April 21st 11 AM – 12 AM
Wednesday April 22nd 10 AM – 12 AM
Thursday April 23rd 10 AM – 12 AM
Friday April 24th 10 AM – 12 AM
Saturday April 25th 8 AM – 12 AM
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21 Apr 09 The Quebe Sisters Band Appears on The Marty Stuart Show

logoThe Quebe Sisters Band (Grace, Sophia and Hulda Quebe, Joey McKenzie, and Drew Phelps) recently traveled to Tennessee to play several shows.  While there, they also recorded a 30-minute episode of The Mary Stuart Show which will air on RFD-TV on April 25th at 7 PM Central Time.  Sherry McKenzie, QSB Entertainment, reports that it was like being on a “…hip… Continue reading


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17 Apr 09 Fiesta Oyster Bake 2009

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Dates: April 17 and 18, 2009

Time: April 17, 5pm to 11pm; April 18, 11am to 11pm

Place: St. Mary’s University, One Camino Santa Maria, San Antonio, Texas

Tickets: $20 Friday and Saturday at the gate; $16 Presale at HEB stores in San Antonio, Austin, Houston and South Texas

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15 Apr 09 Austin Reggae Festival 2009

Austin Reggae Festival 2009
Dates: Saturday, April 18, 2009 and Sunday, April 19, 2009
Time: Gates open at noon daily; show ends at 10 pm
Place: Auditorium Shores in Austin, Texas
Parking: Where to park for Auditorium Shores
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12 Apr 09 Desdémona – A Love Story

The Texas Music Journal screened the film “Desdémona : A Love Story” for both the film itself as well as for its connection to Texas music. A recent submission to the AFI Dallas International Film Festival, Desdémona is a movie that challenges the audience to look beyond the story to understand the multi-dimensional love story being told.

Desdémona is a journey into the dark world of human nature. Through… Continue reading


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