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Two shows announced Monday

Two shows announced Monday

| September 17, 2018 | Reply

Love & War in Texas announced Monday morning that it would be Stoney LaRue who closes out this year’s Shiner Sunday series, held at 4 pm Sundays on their Plano venue’s outdoor plaza. It’s unclear why they held off announcing that until Monday, but Brett Dillon, KHYI on-air personality, told Sunday’s crowd there for Two […]

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The importance of finding a hobby that feeds the soul

The importance of finding a hobby that feeds the soul

| September 14, 2018 | Reply

Guest article by Julie Morris, photo from Pixabay.com You shouldn’t need an excuse to make the time to do something you enjoy or try something new. However, if you’re looking for justification to pursue that hobby or practice that skill, consider the benefits you’ll reap. First, you’ll get a break from the daily grind of […]

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A Saturday night in Van Alstyne

A Saturday night in Van Alstyne

| September 9, 2018 | Reply

Story and photos by Mary Jane Farmer, Click on the link for more photos. How many towns this small, about 3,400 living souls, and a few questionable ones as well, can brag about having five venues that bring in live music on a regular basis? Well, welcome to the way-North Texas town of Van Alstyne. […]

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CD Review “Live at the World’s Largest Rodeo”

CD Review “Live at the World’s Largest Rodeo”

| September 4, 2018 | Reply

First appeared in Buddy Magazine, September 2018 issue. Photos and story by Mary Jane Farmer Aaron Watson, “Live at the World’s Largest Rodeo”, Big Label Records Aaron Watson is introduced on this recently-released CD as “The man putting ‘cowboy’ back in country music, Texas’ own Aaron Watson.” Watson and his band recorded this latest project live at […]

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The Bodarks-Thunder and Lightning

The Bodarks-Thunder and Lightning

| August 20, 2018 | Reply

Story and photos by Mary Jane Farmer The Bodarks set up — twice — for their following at Wales Manor Saturday night (Aug. 18, 2018), the first time on the outdoor stage, as per normal at this amphitheater-style venue in New Hope/McKinney. The second time was just in the nick of time, as thunder and […]

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