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Mike Blakely coming to Harmony House Concerts

Mike Blakely coming to Harmony House Concerts

| November 22, 2014 | Reply

On Sunday, December 7, 4-6 p.m., one of Texas’ celebrated sons will be performing “live” at Harmony House Concerts. More about this below. Mike’s short “bio” Award-winning novelist and singer/songwriter Mike Blakely has published 18 books released by major New York City publishers.  His last two books were co-writes: one with Willie Nelson, titled A Tale Out […]

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Moe and Mel, a Choctaw combo

Moe and Mel, a Choctaw combo

| November 19, 2014 | Reply

On Friday, Nov. 14, 2014, two Nashville, national giants of country music graced the Choctaw Casinos Event Center in Durant. Texan Moe Bandy opened with stories and songs from his decades of creating chart-busting hits, such as his first, “Bandy The Rodeo Clown,” and continued through his version of the  Kevin Welch classic “Til I’m Too […]

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SRS2014 — The final night

SRS2014 — The final night

| November 16, 2014 | 1 Reply

T Recap and photos by Mary Jane Farmer — Go to links at the end of this recap for more photos. Shiner Rising Star 2014 finished up its 11th year Thursday night (Nov. 13) with 17 musicians making up four bands, the four who made their way to the final contest out of an original […]

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Eric Church featured on PBS’ Austin City Limits

Eric Church featured on PBS’ Austin City Limits

| November 13, 2014 | Reply

Episode Premieres Nov. 15 on PBS “Austin City Limits“ presents an hour with national music sensation Eric Church. The episode premieres at 9 p.m., EST/ 8 p.m. Central Standard Time. This is one of the ACL milestone Season 40’s  iconic PBS music series. Church has blazed his own trail to super-stardom and now makes his ACL debut with his signature brand […]

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Ronny Spears — Remembering the man and the musician

Ronny Spears — Remembering the man and the musician

| November 10, 2014 | 2 Replies

Originally printed in Buddy Magazine, November issue Story and photos by Mary Jane Farmer, Scene In Town Ronny Spears packed the house twice in the same week. The first time was when he and his musical partner Robby White played Hank’s Texas Grill Saturday night (Oct. 18), then again the following Thursday (Oct. 23). But […]

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