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29 Jun 09 NSAI Houston North Metro July Meeting Notice

The July workshop for NSAI Houston North Metro Chapter will meet on Wednesday, July 1st 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 the workshop and performance rounds, so please bring family and friends. Under 18… Continue reading

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25 Jun 09 Heavy Hitting and Heavy Metal

Three members of the Dallas Cowboys have now signed a contract with an Australia group to promote their heavy metal band, Free Reign. Continue reading


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24 Jun 09 Correction: IGNITE 2009

Though we strive to present the information about events as accurately as possible, we incorrectly identified the event host for IGNITE 2009 as the Student Discipleship Ministries (see our original article here).  In fact, CW Festival was the organizational group who hosted the event and the Student Disciple Ministries was one of the larger private donors.  Check out the website for CW Festival (www.cwfestival.com) for more information on… Continue reading


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19 Jun 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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19 Jun 09 Texas Stars Become Temporary Ambassadors for State Music

The Flatlanders earn new fans in Salt Lake City. Continue reading


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18 Jun 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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18 Jun 09 What Was Your Strangest Performance Experience

Every performer has had at least one strange experience. We want to hear your story. Continue reading


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16 Jun 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 Jun 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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15 Jun 09 Classical Future in Good Hands

Three outstanding Plano youths were featured as grand prize winners of the Collin County Young Artists competition. Their prized: to perform with the Plano Symphony Orchestra Continue reading


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