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Baraoke at The River Bar

Baraoke at The River Bar

| January 10, 2018 | Reply

Story and photos by Mary Jane Farmer, First published in The Paris News, Jan. 7, 2018, editon)  There were several common characteristics among those who sang in Tuesday night’s Baraoke, aka karaoke with Barry Diamond as host, at The River Bar & Grill in Grant. Those would be respect, support, and commitment. Karaoke is the […]

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Jared Mitchell Band – Ready for 2018

Jared Mitchell Band – Ready for 2018

| January 6, 2018 | Reply

Feature story and photos by Axton Deary Sherman, Texas — On Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017, the Jared Mitchell Band opened for headliner and Grammy Award Winner Rick Trevino at 903 Brewery. Overall, the night was a large success, and even a bigger night for the Jared Mitchell Band. The Jared Mitchell Band opened with an […]

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Toyota TMR 2018 line-up announced

Toyota TMR 2018 line-up announced

| January 5, 2018 | 1 Reply

Short report and photos by Mary Jane Farmer You pick — Which is this year’s Toyota Texas Music Revolution headliner? Friday morning (Jan. 5, 2018), Dallas radio KHYI, 95.3 The Range announced its bigger name musicians for this 22nd TMR, now TTMR since Toyota became the major sponsor in 2016. And again this year, it’s […]

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TT and CC on the same stage

TT and CC on the same stage

| January 2, 2018 | Reply

Short story and photos by Mary Jane Farmer For Turnpike Troubadours photos, click here For Charley Crockett photos, click here Now in their 10th year together, the Turnpike Troubadours are playing more gigs and playing those gigs farther away from their native Oklahoma than they were even three years ago. They handle fame well, still […]

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Kerrville New Folk accepting entries

Kerrville New Folk accepting entries

| December 30, 2017 | Reply

The Grassy Hill Kerrville New Folk Competition for Emerging Songwriters is now accept submissions for the 2018 contest. Held each year at the Kerrville Folk Festival in Kerrville, Texas, this prestigious contest has long brought songwriters from across the U.S. and worldwide. Each year, as many as 800 songwriters submit 2 songs, which are listened […]

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