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no responses. March 1, 2016 El Presidente

New Music Coming!


New Music Coming!

It’s looking like 2016 is gonna be a kickass year of new music! Here are some on the horizon that I’m excited about:   Wade Bowen […]

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no responses. February 29, 2016 El Presidente

Flashback to Rodeo 2002


Flashback to Rodeo 2002

With RodeoHouston starting March 1, here’s a flashback to when Pat Green played on the BIG stage in 2002! Other Texas acts performing that year included […]

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no responses. February 29, 2016 El Presidente

Two Texas Treasures


Two Texas Treasures

Richard Skanse of Lone Star Magazine captured this great photo of two Texas legendary treasures: Lloyd Maines and Ray Wylie Hubbard!  Richard’s caption: “Dangerous Spirits. Lloyd […]

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no responses. February 29, 2016 El Presidente

Bad Ass Guitar Players – Part II


Bad Ass Guitar Players – Part II

The response to our article last week about some of the amazing guitar players in our scene was huge!  And of course we only listed SOME […]

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no responses. February 26, 2016 El Presidente

Let’s Head to Luck, TX


Let’s Head to Luck, TX

While SXSW is happening in Austin on March 18, an incredible lineup of musicians and singers will come together for the 1st Annual Luck Reunion with […]

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no responses. February 26, 2016 El Presidente

“TryingTo Write a Love Song” – The Story Behind the Song


“TryingTo Write a Love Song” – The Story Behind the Song

Adam Hood is one of the best songwriters around and this particular tune of his is definitely a HIT! We asked him to tell us how […]

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no responses. February 26, 2016 El Presidente

Rodeo Cookoff Shenanigans


Rodeo Cookoff Shenanigans

The Statesboro Revue posted this selfie and it cracked me up! The text said, “RODEOHOUSTON parking is RIDICULOUS!! Even for bands….but golf cart escorts are the best! […]

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no responses. February 25, 2016 El Presidente

Diggin’ Those Carnival Lights


Diggin’ Those Carnival Lights

The Dirty River Boys picked out a great spot for their video for “Carnival Lights” – in front of the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco!  […]

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no responses. February 25, 2016 El Presidente

Two New Ones for Casey


Two New Ones for Casey

Casey Donahew and his band are about to release two albums this year!  Casey told my friend, Eric Woods at the Lubbock Avalanche Journal, that the first record […]

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no responses. February 25, 2016 El Presidente

Cody’s Picks


Cody’s Picks

Cody Canada posted this pic yesterday of some of his PICKs saying, “Songwriting, Mosaic making and pick sorting. I’ve known some great honest people in my […]

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no responses. February 24, 2016 El Presidente

Badass Guitar Players


Badass Guitar Players

A recent article on another blog about Mainstream Country artists listed some of their “top” guitar players (including Brad Paisley, Charlie Worsham, Chris Stapleton and Keith Urban). […]

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no responses. February 24, 2016 El Presidente

Bart’s in Alaska


Bart’s in Alaska

“Alaska is beautiful!”  That’s what Bart Crow posted with this pic where he’s filming his next music video for “Dear Music!”  What a view!

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no responses. February 24, 2016 El Presidente

“They All Laughed”


“They All Laughed”

Willie Nelson released a new album earlier this year titled Willie Nelson Sings Gershwin featuring George and Ira Gershwin music, including two duets: “Let’s Call the Whole […]

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no responses. February 23, 2016 El Presidente

Doug’s “Lost” Carving


Doug’s “Lost” Carving

Singer/songwriter, fiddle player, chainsaw artist extraordinaire, Doug Moreland posted this photo of him along side one of his early wood carvings with the text:  “Lost Pines Resort, I […]

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no responses. February 23, 2016 El Presidente

Spring Break Fun


Spring Break Fun

No School.  Check. Friends.  Check. Live Music.  Check. Sounds like all of the essentials will be covered during Spring Break 2016!  We know of two music […]

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no responses. February 22, 2016 El Presidente

Johnny, Sammi, Willie & Waylon


Johnny, Sammi, Willie & Waylon

Several things happened on this date in Country music: 1959 – The Western series “The Rebel” was aired for the first time on TV. The show […]

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no responses. February 22, 2016 El Presidente

RK’s Teasing Us


RK’s Teasing Us

There’s not much more exciting than knowing one of your favorite bands is back in the studio but it gets even more real when the band […]

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no responses. February 22, 2016 El Presidente

Cameran Likes It HOT


Cameran Likes It HOT

Cameran Nelson posted this photo the other day and it even made my mouth hurt thinking about it!Here’s the text he posted with it: “Asked for […]

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no responses. February 22, 2016 El Presidente

From the “Didya Know” Category


From the “Didya Know” Category

Thanks to the music documentary currently in post-production about singer/songwriter Waylon Payne, I found out who his mama is! Fall 2002 – Screen Shot of Waylon […]

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no responses. February 19, 2016 El Presidente

Tune In This Weekend


Tune In This Weekend

This weekend’s episode of “Texas Music Scene” with Ray Benson is gonna be GOOD! Randy Rogers Band performs “Neon Blues.”  Cody Canada and the Departed’s Music […]

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