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Rusty Wier contest, Semi-finals Wk 2

Rusty Wier contest, Semi-finals Wk 2

| February 16, 2015 | Reply

For more photos, click on the link below The second group of eight singers and songwriters competing to go into the 5th Annual Rusty Wier competition Sunday (Feb. 16) brought their best to the Love & War in Texas (Plano) stage — actually on the Rusty Wier pavilion — Sunday, and had the crowd eating […]

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White Elephant Saloon contest, Rd 1 Wk 1

White Elephant Saloon contest, Rd 1 Wk 1

| February 13, 2015 | Reply

    For many photos, click on the links below It was one duo and two trios, the first three bands that kicked off the 10th yearly White Elephant Saloon Texas Music Showdown. One of those bands, though, was from Oklahoma. Competing Wednesday (Feb. 11, 2015) were the Josh Halverson band from Denton, Moonlight Social […]

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Dix Hat Band — a West Texas storm

Dix Hat Band — a West Texas storm

| February 12, 2015 | Reply

Originally printed in the February 2015 issue of Buddy Magazine Taking West Texas by storm, Dix Hat Band is also about to come out with its first full-length CD project. And the songs coming out on that little round disc well represent the eclectic mix of each band member’s musical styles, talents, and influences. Adam […]

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Rusty Wier contest, Semi-finals, Wk 1

Rusty Wier contest, Semi-finals, Wk 1

| February 9, 2015 | Reply

For more photos, click on the link below. It’s into the semi-finals now, this 5th yearly Rusty Wier singer/songwriter contest, and in this round, each of the 16 still remaining contestants must sing one song that Rusty himself wrote, along with three of their own originals. And they are working in song-swap style, two performers […]

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CD Review — Jim Ed Brown, “In Style Again”

CD Review — Jim Ed Brown, “In Style Again”

| February 8, 2015 | Reply

True country music lovers — here’s a great combination of Classic Country meets Yesterday’s and Today’s Singers. First printed in the February issue, Buddy Magazine. Jim Ed Brown, In Style Again, Plowboy Records Octogenarian Jim Ed Brown recently released his new, 13-song CD recently, In Style Again, the first solo album he’s recorded in more than 30 […]

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