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On ‘Roll On, Cowboys,’ Lubbock’s Andy Hedges Captures Western Music Traditions

February 13, 2023 | By Gene Fowler

When I spoke to Andy Hedges for a 2006 Texas Highways feature on the cowboy music revival, his initial response was, “Well, first off, I’m not a cowboy.” And when I reached out last week to talk about the Lubbock-based singer’s new double album, Roll On, Cowboys, which features duets with a dozen fellow curator-performers of the traditional and modern Western repertoire, he stuck to his guns.

In Alpine, Cowboy Poetry Hangs on for Another Ride

February 4, 2020 | By Matt Joyce

Fans of cowboy poetry know the arrival of February means it’s time to head to head to Alpine for one of the nation’s most authentic cowboy poetry gatherings.

The June 2024 cover of Texas Highways: Treasures from the Coast

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