Posts Tagged ‘Texas music’
FROMHOLZ IN 2005 WHILE LIVING IN A TRAILER ON LARRY JOE TAYLOR'S RANCH WHILE RECOVERING FROM HIS STROKE. (photo by Jeff Prince)

Texas Music Icon Steven Fromholz Dies In Hunting Accident

Jeff Prince
Singer-songwriter, poet, actor, outdoorsman, and good guy Steven Fromholz died yesterday from an accidental rifle shot while hunting at an Eldorado ranch not far from San Angelo, according to the Schleicher County Sheriff’s O...


Bill Werngren (left) and James Michael Taylor hang out in the Stockyards. Courtesy Jeannette Stewart

Swedish Message

A DJ travels across the Atlantic to experience his passion: Texas Music.
JEFF PRINCE
A radio DJ giving airplay to some of the state’s most overlooked artists seems particularly fond of pickers in the Fort Worth area, meaning under-the-radar kind of guys like Austin Allsup and James Michael Taylor get heard re...



GREEN LIGHT PISTOL TAKES THE PRIZE (all photos by Jeff Prince)

There’s A New Sheriff In Town — Green Light Pistol

Jeff Prince
Two months of band battling came to a head last night at the 8th Annual Texas Music Showdown at White Elephant Saloon, pitting finalists Green Light Pistol against The Tyler Rogers Band.   The grand prize included studio t...


GREEN LIGHT PISTOL'S WOMANLY FOOTWEAR (all photos on this post by Jeff Prince)

Estrogen Infuses Battle Of Bands At White Elephant

Jeff Prince
Female power ruled the White Elephant Saloon during last night’s 8th Annual Texas Music Showdown. Red Dirt/Texas Music is densely populated by hairy-legged guitar slangers singing about home, heartache, hangovers, and hea...



SCOTT COPELAND AND GIRLFRIEND CAROL PATE CHECK OUT A PROMOTIONAL T-SHIRT AT LAST NIGHT'S SCREENING OF "THE TEXAS MUSIC HOUR WITH BRAD HINES."

Stockyards Screening: Texas Music Hour

Jeff Prince
A truncated version of The Texas Music Hour With Brad Hines was shown last night at River Ranch in the Stockyards. Texas Music Hour is seeking a home on the small screen, and producer Rand Blair held a little party last night t...


Josh Weathers and Brad Hines take a short break after a long interview on the set of The Texas Music Hour. Jeff Prince

Texas Music Hour

Local music and musicians might be headed for the small screen.
JEFF PRINCE
The first season of Troubadour, TX is wrapping up, and what began as a promising idea for a TV show about the lives of musicians ended up as a narration-heavy documentary that seemed almost clinical. Fort Worth musician Guthrie...



Bugs Henderson Dead

Jeff Prince
Recent benefits raised money for legendary guitarist Buddy “Bugs” Henderson, but all the love, greenbacks, and well wishes in the world couldn’t stave off the inevitable. Henderson reportedly died last night a...


Corn On The Ranch

Jimmy Fowler
This week’s “Music” feature offers a chat with the delightful Charla Corn, Texas music singer-songwriter and 3-7pm drive time deejay over at FM 95.9 The Ranch. The Panhandle native writes hook-laden crowd pleasers for the...



Texas Music Conference

Jimmy Fowler
Advance registration is requested for Saturday May 30’s “History of Texas Music Conference,” produced by the Dallas Public Library’s Fine Arts Division. Twelve sessions feature speakers and performers who’ll cover a h...