Category: 2014

SRS 2014, Rd 2 Wk 1, 10.9.14 Hat Tricks

SRS 2014, Rd 2 Wk 1, 10.9.14 Hat Tricks

| October 11, 2014 | Reply

For photos, click on the links below Shiner Rising Star Round 2 got off to a good start with two great bands vying to move on into the finals. Sponsoring station KHYI officials asked Buffalo Ruckus to compete again, after the Brianna Fletcher band decided not to continue in the competition. Also competing Thursday night […]

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SRS2014, Rd 1 Wk 8, 9.25.14 Love & War in Texas, Grapevine

SRS2014, Rd 1 Wk 8, 9.25.14 Love & War in Texas, Grapevine

| September 27, 2014 | Reply

For more photos, click on the links below. It was shorter than most weeks of this year’s Shiner Rising Star, Thursday night’s Week 8 contest at Love & War in Texas, Grapevine; but the music was just as sweet as every other night. (Nov. 25, 2014) It was also the third time this year that […]

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SRS2014, Rd 1 Wk 7, 9.18.14

SRS2014, Rd 1 Wk 7, 9.18.14

| September 20, 2014 | Reply

 Click on links at the end of this short review for photos of each band. Three bands brought fans and made new ones when they played in the Shiner Rising Star competition at The Rustic Thursday, (Sept. 18, 2014). It was Round 1, Week 7 of the yearly Shiner Rising Star contest, sponsored by radio […]

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SRS 2014, Rd 1 Wk 6, 9.11.14

SRS 2014, Rd 1 Wk 6, 9.11.14

| September 13, 2014 | Reply

Technical difficulties (yeah, really)  prevented this reporter from reporting on what was said and done at this week (Sept. 11) Shiner Rising Star. However, it was done well, by both bands (the third band, led by Jud Block, had to cancel out at the last minute), The LDJ Band and the Derek Anthony Band. Juding this […]

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SRS2014, Rd 1 Wk 5, 9.4.14

SRS2014, Rd 1 Wk 5, 9.4.14

| September 5, 2014 | Reply

Now on the downhill side of Round 1, a fifth band, Cole Risner Band, has learned it will be advancing into Round 2 of the 2014 Shiner Rising Star contest. Cole and his band, Chris Norwood on lead guitar, Mark Oswalt on bass, and Cory Phifer on drums, met head to head with Buffalo Ruckus […]

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