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31 Dec 11 Live Video Feed from Times Square NYE 2012

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30 Mar 10 Tickets on Sale for 8th Annual Texas Music Awards Show

MARSHALL, TX – Tickets are now on sale for the 8th annual Texas Music Awards to be held at the Marshall Convention Center on May 15th. Tickets are available online at www.texasmusicawards.org or by calling 1-88-595-4-TIX.

Legendary singer B.J. Thomas will host the event and perform a concert after the awards show.

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26 Mar 10 Free Texas Music Journal App Released for Android

Texas Music Journal Android App ScreenshotTexas Music Journal is excited to announce the release today of the Texas Music Journal application for Android mobile devices! The application provides convenient access to Texas Music Journal articles, tweets and other content from any Google Android mobile device. Stay up to date on the latest Texas music news… Continue reading


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20 Feb 10 Jennifer Grassman’s Serpent Tales & Nightingales CD Release Concert

Jennifer Grassman will perform a piano/vocal concert to celebrate the release of her 3rd album, Serpent Tales & Nightingales, on Saturday, March 6, 7:00 PM, at Dowling Music Recital Hall, 2615 Southwest Freeway, Houston, Texas. Tickets are only $10 in advance at www.JenniferGrassman.com or $15 at the door. Dowling will not only provide an elegant and comfortable venue with impeccable acoustics (not to mention a Hamburg Steinway Grand… Continue reading


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16 Feb 10 Nominees Named for 8th Annual Texas Music Awards

The Academy of Texas Music, Inc. has released the list of official nominees for the 8th annual Texas Music Awards to be held on Saturday, May 15th at the Marshall Convention Center in Marshall. The show will feature a concert by the host, legendary singer B.J. Thomas immediately following the presentations. Continue reading


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15 Feb 10 Open Call for Nominations for 2011 Texas Medal of Arts

The Texas Cultural Trust (www.txculturaltrust.org) has announced Adair Margo, El Paso, and Alice Carrington Foultz, San Antonio/Austin, will chair the 2011 Texas Medal of Arts Awards on February 28 and March 1, in Austin, celebrating the state’s legendary artists, entertainers and art patrons, with a series of events, including a gala dinner, starstudded awards ceremony, and after-show dessert reception. Both women bring unprecedented experience to the Texas Medal of… Continue reading


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14 Dec 09 Texas Music Journal Launches Sexy New Mobile Version

Texas Music Journal recently launched a sexy new mobile version of its popular website at texasmusicjournal.com. The mobile version incorporates much of the same features and content available in the full version of the website, including upcoming events, article archives, news feed and links.

The new mobile template will automatically deploy for users viewing the website from a variety of popular mobile platforms, including:

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07 Dec 09 The Mark Monaco Band to perform at the Bluebird Cafe

(Press Release by Kyle “Scoot” Drescher for The Mark Monaco Band)

Texas songwriter/recording artist Mark Monaco has been invited to showcase his songs at the world-famous Bluebird Café in Nashville. The event is being held Tuesday December 8th at 6pm and will feature Jonathan Cain of Journey (co-wrote Don’t Stop Believin’, Faithfully, Open Arms), country artists Brian White and Michael Peterson, as well as Rick Barron. The showcase is… Continue reading


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13 Nov 09 DubSpot’s Ableton Live 8 Tour hits Austin

(Editor’s Note: The following is a Press Release by Steve Rickinson for DubSpot.)

Austin – November 14 & 15, 2009: DubSpot’s Ableton Live 8 US Sessions Tour is coming to Austin! Join us for a unique series of interactive workshops, Q&As and live performances from a diverse pool of talented artists, instructors and established musicians. Experience a weekend full of daily sessions, each specially designed to developed and enhance… Continue reading


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19 Oct 09 Cowboy Militia Strikes Partnership with Texas Music

Press Release by Julie Mankin – Dallas, Texas

Cowboy Militia has teamed up with Ambiance Artists of Austin, Texas, in a cross-promotional relationship that benefits Texas music fans and Western aficionados alike. The affiliation will drive more country music fans to rodeo and Western wear – and vice versa – through partnerships with five hit-making Texas country music artists, including the Josh Abbott Band, Whiskey Myers and bands fronted… Continue reading


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