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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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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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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 All Things Songwriter-April 2009

Dear Songwriting Friends:

I get a lot of opportunities and information concerning songwriters in my inbox every day, so I thought I would compile the best and most interesting things into a monthly e-letter for you to consider as relevant or not. Most of it relates to the Houston-area songwriting community, but I put other stuff in here, too. There’s a lot of information here. Enjoy and Utilize!… Continue reading


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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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21 Apr 09 Join the “Bzz” in Christian Radio

Join the Bzz in Christian Radio

In case you haven’t heard, there is a new sound on the horizon. KBZZ radio (www.KBZZradio.com) is a new Internet-based Christian radio station in Quinlan, TX that is scheduled to begin broadcasting April 21, 2009. Owned and founded by John Porter, KBZZ will initially be broadcasting streaming-feed music and interviews and, soon afterwards, live features of all kinds.

John has repeatedly seen… Continue reading


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21 Apr 09 Houston Singer/Songwriter Shows Her Stuff

Houston singer/songwriter Beth Kille displays her musical talents during a recent show. Continue reading


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19 Apr 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 Apr 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 Apr 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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