Category: *- Features

Wynonna coming to Choctaw/Grant, Okla.

Wynonna coming to Choctaw/Grant, Okla.

| February 21, 2018 | Reply

Story and photos by Mary Jane Farmer, first appeared in Paris Life Magazine, March 2018 issue Wynonna asks in one of her songs, “Is It Over Yet?”. The answer is a firm and definite ‘No, it is not over yet.’ Though her career and her life seemed to be on hold for a while, she’s […]

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Dustin Perkins — Music is in his Blood.

Dustin Perkins — Music is in his Blood.

| February 9, 2018 | 1 Reply

First printed in Paris News, 1.26.18; and in Buddy Magazine, March 2018 issue.Story and photos by Mary Jane Farmer Dustin Perkins is the consummate musician. Singer, songwriter, guitar picker, and working businessman in the industry. Perkins started playing music, encouraged by his parents, while still in high school, and soon found himself hosting the open […]

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Terry McBride Rides Again

Terry McBride Rides Again

| January 28, 2018 | Reply

Story by Mary Jane Farmer, Courtesy photos. First appeared in January 2018 issue of Buddy Magazine Terry McBride is meeting himself coming in the music business. He’s made a full orbit, from performing, to backing other musicians, to writing songs for others, to traveling with the stars, and now he’s back to performing again. And […]

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The Purdom Brothers – Live at Hank’s

The Purdom Brothers – Live at Hank’s

| January 18, 2018 | Reply

Story and photos by Axton Deary McKinney, Texas — The Purdom Brothers performed at Hank’s Texas Grill on Thursday, Jan. 11, 2017 It was a bitter cold Thursday night in North Texas as The Purdom Brothers took stage at Hank’s Texas Grill, but that didn’t stop patrons from showing up and listening to great Texas music. […]

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Aaron Watson Band coming to Choctaw-Grant, Okla.

Aaron Watson Band coming to Choctaw-Grant, Okla.

| January 17, 2018 | Reply

Story and photos by Mary Jane Farmer, first printed in The Paris News, Jan. 12,2018, edition. About two and a half years ago, the Aaron Watson band played at the Choctaw Casino (Grant) Event Center, and held the crowd captive for nearly two full hours. He was the first to play there, of the Red […]

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