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31 May 09 Anna Thomas’ stunning first outing: Splash of Red

anna-thomasI’ve been following the development of North Texas performing songwriter, Anna Thomas, for almost a year now.  She has just released her first EP, Splash of Red, a locally produced venture.  I have to say, I’m completely impressed.

Usually when you listen to a small regional release, you find yourself having to make a lot of excuses for shortcomings in… Continue reading

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31 May 09 Woodlands Songwriters Association Monthly Meeting

WHO: The Woodlands Songwriters Association (WSA) WHAT: June Monthly Song Swap & Group Critique WHERE: Borders Books, Market Street District, The Woodlands (adjacent to the Pavilion and the Woodlands Mall; Intersection of Lake Woodlands Drive and Six Pines Drive); Meeting upstairs in the “Art & Architecture” section. WHEN: Monday June 8th, 7:00pm-10:00pm *Special Guitar Instruction Class from 6:00 to 7:00pm, facilitated by Michael Pope! The Guitar Doctor is in the… Continue reading


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30 May 09 Rodney Atkins Shows His Love for Texas

Country superstar Rodney Atkins shares his thoughts on Texas and American pride as he prepares for a weekend of performances in the Dallas Fort Worth area. Continue reading


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30 May 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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29 May 09 Eating Ribs with Kevin Fowler

Kevin Fowler is a Texas country music superstar, who doesn't forget the importance of his fans. He performed recently in Mesquite, but not before visiting with the Texas Music Journal. Continue reading


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28 May 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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28 May 09 The Bugle Boy Sunday Showcase

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What: The Bugle Boy Sunday Showcase

Where: 1051 N. Jefferson St. (Hwy 77), La Grange, Texas 78945

When: Next Sunday Showcase is May 17, 2009. Sunday Showcases are held on selected Sundays each month, 1:30pm – 5:00pm, doors open at noon and performers must check-in by 1:00pm. For the current schedule and to sign up, click here… Continue reading


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28 May 09 This is a Real Texas Festival

The City of Mesquite hosts a Texas music festival, with plenty of big name acts. Continue reading


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28 May 09 June Workshop for NSAI Houston North Metro Chapter

nsaiThe June workshop for NSAI Houston North Metro Chapter will take place on Wednesday, June 10th at Dosey Doe Coffee Shop, 25911 I-45 North, The Woodlands, TX, beginning at 7:00pm. Click HERE for directions to Dosey Doe.  

Dosey Doe features a full dinner menu and outstanding hot and cold beverages. It is open to the public during… Continue reading


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28 May 09 IGNITE 2009 – An Awakening

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In the midst of a stormy day, swine flu scares and school closings, the music and speakers at IGNITE 2009 lit a fire in hearts of the Christian masses. Some nestled beneath umbrellas or ponchos and others standing in the rain, one security volunteer described the attendees, “Come rain or… Continue reading


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