Iconic entertainer George Strait has been named “Texan of the Year” by the Texas Legislative Conference. At the 52nd annual statewide forum taking place at the Greater New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce on Friday, March 23, he joined an array of prominent honorees including former U.S. Presidents, Senators, Congressmen, Governors and innovators. ... read more!
It has been awhile since we had a chance to catch up with a good ole boy from Texas, so we jumped at the chance when it came on our radar. 2015 CRS (Country Radio Seminar) was a busy time for us and thanks to country artist Pat Waters for being part of it. The six generation Texas native made us feel like we knew him forever and swore we would catch up again. Forward to November 29th and it finally happened. ... read more!
Country legends may pass on, but their legacies remain. Conway Twitty, one of America’s most-loved performers of all-time with 55 No. 1 one hits to his credit (second only to George Strait) created one that continues to endure and thrive almost a quarter-century after his passing in 1993. Country Rewind Records has released ‘TIMELESS,’ a collection of never before heard recordings from the legend himself. The new record is now available on vinyl and it’s the first vinyl release of Conway music since the 1991 record ‘Even Now.’ ... read more!
Turns out the Cowboy didn’t ride away….he is in Vegas. Ok Ok….I know, it is GEORGE STRAIT. He is awesome…yes….but am I the only that doesn’t get the whole farewell tour only to have him back adding more shows in multiple locations? Okay, I digress, back to the facts….George Strait is returning to Las Vegas for 2018. ... read more!
Songs you hear by your favorite artists just don’t appear out of thin air. As we all know there are songwriters who make it all happen. To the disbelief of some, not all artists write their own songs, which is not a bad thing nor does it make them less of a talent. Enter songwriter Kendell Marvel who has been a long time Nashville staple in the songwriting community, and has now taken that daring leap to create and present his own stellar album, ‘Lowdown & Lonesome.’ ... read more!
There’s line in a Garth song that says, “Sometimes the best cowboys ain’t cowboys at all.” Since we did cowboy songs last week, I thought we would have a Triple Shot of songs about cowgirls this week, so hang on and enjoy. ... read more!