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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

sounds were simply music he liked. It helped that he had the right kind of raising. “My mother wanted me…

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

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

decades of male-dominated mainstream country music. Recently Texas Highways spoke with Moss about how the Texas music scene is both…

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

live events, The Redbird Listening Room in New Braunfels is offering music fans the chance to take in Texas music

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

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

…Kerrville Mountain Sun described what locals could expect at the town’s brand-new music festival. Founded by Rod Kennedy, an Austin-area…

With New Performances, John Lomax III Fuels the Lomax Family Legacy of Preserving American Folk Songs

With New Performances, John Lomax III Fuels the Lomax Family Legacy of Preserving American Folk Songs

century. We were both budding music journalists for Country Music magazine back in the 1970s, and he’s one of those…

A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

Thicker Than Water A family overcomes tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake By Dalia Azim I was newly in love with…

Who Was the Historic Figure Behind Texas Jack Wild West Outfitter in Fredericksburg?

Who Was the Historic Figure Behind Texas Jack Wild West Outfitter in Fredericksburg?

rest of his short but thrilling Wild West life and career. A new biography, Texas Jack: America’s First Cowboy Star…

A Century of Recorded Country Music Started With Texas Fiddler Eck Robertson

A Century of Recorded Country Music Started With Texas Fiddler Eck Robertson

…is best known today for a specific achievement. When the musician from Vernon stepped into a New York City studio…

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

…river has been moderated, it has not been tamed. It still runs wild every now and then, thwarting even the…

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

…explores roots-based music. How has meeting the next generation of songwriters kept you in touch with new music? REK: It’s…

In Houston, Crawfish Season Is The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

In Houston, Crawfish Season Is The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

…followed by August, and then summer.” Since then, Houstonians have invented a new one: crawfish season, which is peaking now…

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

home from a party. I knew it could happen in an instant. I knew it could happen when I was…

Bobby Byrd of Cinco Puntos Press Is a Poet and Everyone Should Know It

Bobby Byrd of Cinco Puntos Press Is a Poet and Everyone Should Know It

…and iconic bookstore on Texas Avenue. They headquartered their operation there until 2021, when New York publisher Lee & Low…

At ‘Immersive Frida Kahlo,’ Visitors Can See the Famous Mexican Artist In a New Light

At ‘Immersive Frida Kahlo,’ Visitors Can See the Famous Mexican Artist In a New Light

…are projected on the walls and floor. Audio elements, like music and the sounds of a heartbeat, play in the…

50 Years Ago, Willie Nelson United Cowboys and Hippies at the Armadillo World Headquarters

50 Years Ago, Willie Nelson United Cowboys and Hippies at the Armadillo World Headquarters

…bow, Willie became the main force and spiritual guide of what this new musical movement has become. He was always…

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