Posts Tagged ‘nashville’
BOOMER CASTLEMAN, GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN. (courtesy of Boomer's Facebook page)

Boomer Castleman Dead

Jeff Prince
Oh, them Georgia prisons don’t have such a beautiful view And Fort Worth’s such a wonderful town to disappear into On the muscle of my arm there’s a red and blue tattoo Says, Fort Worth I love you Cancer has t...

JT HODGES (photo courtesy JT Hodges website)

JT Hodges Gets People Magazine Love For Ray-Bans Song

Jeff Prince
People magazine recently spotlighted Fort Worth’s own JT Hodges on his inspiration for “Ray-Bans.” Hodges, now living in Nashville, took a cruise vacation with his wife, and one night in Cozumel she began danc...


Fort Worth’s J.T. Hodges Goes Hollywood

Jeff Prince
Add thespian to J.T. Hodges’ list of talents. The Fort Worth musician will be featured in the world premier of Finding Christmas, a Hallmark Channel original movie at 8 p.m. on Sunday. The movie is part of the network’s “...

JT Hodges Rally On Friday

Jeff Prince
Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price will welcome Nashville recording artist JT Hodges back to his hometown on Friday and give him a key to the city. Hodges is battling American Idol winner Scotty McCreery and several other country sin...

Pilgrim and a Preacher and a Problem when He’s Stoned

His country-music raising got him started, but Waylon Payne’s talent — and his demons — drive him on.
Jeff Prince
The stereo in Waylon Payne’s 1989 Mercedes Benz is blasting “Mama, Drive On” as he barrels down a farm road west of Fort Worth. A breeze whips through the sunroof and knocks ashes off his Marlboro, but he doesn’t notice...

Randy Rogers Band

Listen Up
Every decade or so, a new regional renegade comes along to symbolize Texas Music’s swaggering side, a la Jerry Jeff Walker in the 1970s, Robert Earl Keen in the ’80s, and Pat Green in the ’90s. Who will we look back on an...