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Kerrville Folk Festival Celebrates 50 Years of Music, Community, and Lasting Memories

Kerrville Folk Festival Celebrates 50 Years of Music, Community, and Lasting Memories

…Texas State Arts and Crafts Fair. And, it would “include the folk songs which have been passed down through the…

Marfalous!

Marfalous!

morning we start with what I think of as the most child-friendly sort of artfolk art and “outsider” works—at Yard…

Which Way is Southtown?

Which Way is Southtown?

Angel Folk Art Gallery, which is packed with craft arts from around the world, including textiles, vintage ceramics, jewelry, and…

Texas Singer-Songwriter Robert Earl Keen is Retiring After a 40-Year Wild Ride

Texas Singer-Songwriter Robert Earl Keen is Retiring After a 40-Year Wild Ride

…I got lots of great comments from fans. Vince Gill came up to me at a party and said, “Man,…

The History of Glen Rose Can Be Told Through Its Prehistoric Petrified Wood

The History of Glen Rose Can Be Told Through Its Prehistoric Petrified Wood

…form of grassroots folk art construction that gives the whole town a whimsical air of spontaneity,” says T. Lindsay Baker,…

In New Braunfels, The Redbird Listening Room Caters to Songwriters—and Song Listeners

In New Braunfels, The Redbird Listening Room Caters to Songwriters—and Song Listeners

…many other performers of Americana, folk-country, and Texas country music—just like Burrow himself. “I book all the artists,” he says….

William Clark Green Finds a Muse in the People and Places of Small-Town Texas

William Clark Green Finds a Muse in the People and Places of Small-Town Texas

…2024. TH: How does Baker Hotel relate to your previous albums? WCG: I write folk songs and country songs and…

With a New Album Out, 81-Year-Old Delbert McClinton Reflects on His Six-Decade Career

With a New Album Out, 81-Year-Old Delbert McClinton Reflects on His Six-Decade Career

…rock, so let the party start. It’s a 10-minute walk to my favorite bar. They got longnecks on ice in…

San Antonio Holidays: Keeping Spirits Bright

San Antonio Holidays: Keeping Spirits Bright

…www.marketsquaresa.com. Bazar Sábado, San Antonio Museum of Art, 10 a.m.–4 p.m., Dec. 12 The annual global folkart market features items…

Going to the Chappell

Going to the Chappell

folkart painter Reverend Johnnie Swearingen, grew up in Washington County and painted scenes of the area until his death in…

I ‘Heart’ Beaumont

I ‘Heart’ Beaumont

…wine (though the martinis look tempting) and sampling dishes like fried artichoke hearts, tenderloin medallions with tarragon, and feta-stuffed phyllo…

All Hat: Cowboy Hats Brim with Style

All Hat: Cowboy Hats Brim with Style

…hat. “Tracing the evolution of the cowboy hat,” observed folklorist Martha Hartzog and hatter Manny Gammage in the 1985 book…

Texas Two-Step

Texas Two-Step

…way to start dancing. Once you get it, you got it.” Watson’s parting advice to two-steppers: “Keep it simple.” And…

Land of Big Sam

Land of Big Sam

…Huntsville for the first time. My Huntsville re-discovery tour started at the giant concrete-and-steel statue of Sam Houston that artist…

Alpine’s Edge: More Alpine Discoveries

Alpine’s Edge: More Alpine Discoveries

…international folk art, including some beguiling Oaxacan alebrijes (carved wooden figures) and clay chanchitos (“lucky pigs”) from Chile that beg…

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