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For Female Country Singers From Texas, There’s Something in the Water

For Female Country Singers From Texas, There’s Something in the Water

…industry has played out a small-scale version of America’s larger culture wars. The book uses the career trajectories of Texas…

Spring Road Trips: Scenic Drives, the Gulf Coast, Big Bend, and the ‘Eiffel Tower’ Await

Spring Road Trips: Scenic Drives, the Gulf Coast, Big Bend, and the ‘Eiffel Tower’ Await

…“Queen City of the Rio Grande,” Del Rio (pop. 35,000), offering more cooling waters at San Felipe Springs, the recreated…

Meow Wolf Announces Plans for Texas Expansion in Grapevine and Houston

Meow Wolf Announces Plans for Texas Expansion in Grapevine and Houston

…the company’s documentary, Origin Story, premiered at South by Southwest, and this year’s festival included a Meow Wolf pop-up installation…

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

…16 tracks are Delbert originals. This is more like McClinton’s version of Willie Nelson’s pop-standards classic Stardust, featuring some of…

San Antonio Artist Captures Latino Community in Public Artworks

San Antonio Artist Captures Latino Community in Public Artworks

…works. And it shows that what’s important to Jesse Treviño is capturing Mexican culture and Latin-American culture at the heart…

Where the Chefs Eat

Where the Chefs Eat

…to seek out the city’s small, independent, ethnic restaurants. Thanks to Houston’s diverse population, it’s easy to explore more than…

TH Moment with Jerry Jeff Walker

TH Moment with Jerry Jeff Walker

…1968 pop smash, “Mr. Bojangles,” about a tap-dancing, street character he met in a drunk tank in New Orleans. But…

Round Top: Setting the Stage

Round Top: Setting the Stage

…acoustics. In the fertile, rolling hills southwest of Brenham, the village of Round Top (pop. 77) possesses the reliable charms…

True, Texas: What is it? Where is it?

True, Texas: What is it? Where is it?

…as tiny as Fischer (pop. 20) or in bustling cities like El Paso (pop. 751,296). True comes to life in…

Wave Riders: Ocean Motion on Texas’ Coast

Wave Riders: Ocean Motion on Texas’ Coast

…on Texas beaches any less cool. Despite surfing’s influence on the pop culture of my youth, I never got around…

Follow the Frio: Swim, Hike, and Dance Your Troubles Away in the Frio Canyon

Follow the Frio: Swim, Hike, and Dance Your Troubles Away in the Frio Canyon

…rough canyonlands, pristine Frio River, and laid-back culture that have made this a regular getaway for generations of visitors. Thanks…

Skeeter and the Cowboy Crowd

Skeeter and the Cowboy Crowd

…spite of its popculture perception as a Western creation, rodeo’s roots extend back centuries to vaqueros on Spanish-Mexican ranches, where…

Field of Screens: Texas Drive-ins

Field of Screens: Texas Drive-ins

…of four plays cards on the tailgate of another truck and munches on crunchy jalapeño poppers. In the back of…

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