Posts Tagged ‘Texas Music Showdown’
BIG JOE WALKER MIXED COUNTRY, BLUES, ROCK, AND PERSONALITY TO WIN LAST NIGHT'S ROUND OF THE COMPETITION. (All photos by Jeff Prince)

Big Joe Walker Stands Tallest At White Elephant Showdown

Jeff Prince
A White Elephant Saloon regular patron watched Big Joe Walker climb onto the stage to kick off the latest round of the 9th Annual Texas Music Showdown. Then he made an astute observation. “Not many people can make a jumbo...


FRANKENTELLY, THE SEA FOAM GREEN GUITAR MADE FROM SPARE PARTS. (All photos by Jeff Prince)

Koe Wetzel & Konvicts Steal White Elephant Saloon Contest

Jeff Prince
You’d think somebody named Mary Jane Farmer would be a pot grower. But she’s not (as far as I know). Farmer is a pleasant, middle-aged woman who traverses the Metroplex nearly every night checking out Texas Music en...



"HI AND WELCOME TO WHITE ELEPHANT SALOON!" (All photos by Jeff Prince)

Green Light Pistol And Shawn Fussell Battle It Out

Jeff Prince
You know it’s a party when Bob Camillone walks in the door. He’s a honcho at Forty Creek Whiskey Distillery and the first thing he did upon entering White Elephant Saloon last night was to buy a round of the amber c...


THE TYLER ROGERS BAND ROCKED THE HOUSE LAST NIGHT AT WHITE ELEPHANT'S TEXAS MUSIC SHOWDOWN (all photos by Jeff Prince)

Tyler Rogers Wins First Round At Battle O’ Bands

Jeff Prince
Brett Dillon and KHYI-95.3 “The Range” kicked off the 8th Annual Texas Music Showdown last night at the White Elephant Saloon, and it was fun to get back out there for another year to see some fresh new bands —...



DeAnne Moore Woos White Elephant

Jeff Prince
DeAnne Moore‘s forecast called for stormy ballads and a strong chance of playful country music, and she delivered both last night to advance in the 7th Annual Texas Music Showdown at White Elephant Saloon. Oops, I came up...


7th Annual Texas Music Showdown Tonight

Jeff Prince
The White Elephant Saloon’s 7th Annual Texas Music Showdown begins tonight, and a dozen bands will be competing on Wednesday nights over the next two months. The ultimate winner gets prizes including studio recording time...



Troubaderos, FM2865 To Face Off In Final Showdown

Jeff Prince
The Troubaderos edged out Dale Riley & The Last Train South at last night’s semi-final round of the Texas Music Showdown with KHYI’s Brett Dillon. Both band’s played entertaining sets, but the surprising c...


Surprise! FM2865 Beats Chris Zalez at White Elephant

Jeff Prince
Youthful exuberance and a batch of good songs propelled FM2865 Band to the March 29 finals of the Texas Music Showdown with KHYI 95.3 “The Range” host Brett Dillon at the White Elephant Saloon. FM2865  squared off ...



Troubaderos Kill At White Elephant Battle Of Bands

Jeff Prince
An eclectic Americana band that’s only been playing together for about a year impressed the crowd and the judges at the Texas Music Showdown with Brett Dillon last night at the White Elephant Saloon in the Fort Worth Stoc...