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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

…’60s blues and rock band with Ronnie Kelly. He’d already put his signature harmonica sound on his version of Williamson’s…

In ‘The Last Karankawas,’ Kimberley Garza Highlights South Texas Communities Often Overlooked

In ‘The Last Karankawas,’ Kimberley Garza Highlights South Texas Communities Often Overlooked

…times and for different characters. This how we speak. This is what we sound like. This is what we think…

Coast Guard Tall Ship ‘Eagle’ Returns to Galveston for the First Time in 50 Years

Coast Guard Tall Ship ‘Eagle’ Returns to Galveston for the First Time in 50 Years

…mention it was labor-intensive? How does this sound: 6 miles of rigging and more than 22,000 square feet of sails….

Women Take Center Stage In Baylor University’s New Exhibition about Theater in Texas

Women Take Center Stage In Baylor University’s New Exhibition about Theater in Texas

…did it all: the voices, sound effects, movements, and music. As the little dog Kickapoo says in Jones’ playlet Making…

Loud and Invasive, the Monk Parakeet Charmed Its Way Into Texas Almost 50 Years Ago

Loud and Invasive, the Monk Parakeet Charmed Its Way Into Texas Almost 50 Years Ago

…program “Technology Bytes,” when he recognized a sound. “It was a normal Friday afternoon in 2015,” he recalls. “Cynthia was…

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

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

…peep except the sweet sound of crickets and the rumble of thunder. I felt overwhelmed with gratitude. “It was an…

Capturing the Tenacity and Persistence of the Mesquite

Capturing the Tenacity and Persistence of the Mesquite

…the most beautiful sound, the most wild and tender lullaby. Intrigued by stories of businesses that trade in mesquite, Texas…

After Three Years, the Grass House at Caddo Mounds State Historic Site Returns

After Three Years, the Grass House at Caddo Mounds State Historic Site Returns

…of the Caddo Nation to rebuild the grass house. While grass houses may sound like small and delicate structures, they…

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

…referred to as La Isla del Encanto—The Island of Enchantment. While both names sound like they could have been dreamed…

History and Ghost Stories Abound at Barber’s—Texas’ Oldest Indie Bookstore

History and Ghost Stories Abound at Barber’s—Texas’ Oldest Indie Bookstore

…presence known with flickering lights, books thrown to the floor, and the sound of booted feet stomping on the stairs…

Attwater’s Prairie-Chickens

Attwater’s Prairie-Chickens

…to attract a female. And the sound—kind of like blowing across the top of a Coke bottle—goes on for hours,…

Field of Screens: Texas Drive-ins

Field of Screens: Texas Drive-ins

…behind. Instead of a canned recording, Viets’ Texas twang comes over the sound system throughout the night. First, he suggests,…

San Antonio River Walk Reimagined

San Antonio River Walk Reimagined

…Fontana, who recorded hundreds of sounds on the river and edited them together to “wash” visitors with sound. A little…

Speaking of Texas: Bottleneck Wizard

Speaking of Texas: Bottleneck Wizard

…widely reported version of his blinding, around the age of seven, sounds torn from the pages of biblical history: The…

Beaching on the Cheap

Beaching on the Cheap

…priced campgrounds and rental cottages, and abundant fishing, paddling, biking, and birding opportunities. Sound intriguing? Then come along, fellow grasshoppers….

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