Mike Sudhalter | August 25, 2008
Listening to Texas Music isn't the same as being here. I discovered that Saturday night as soon as I walked into the Firehouse Saloon in Houston and heard Granger Smith playing his songs.
The crowd at Texas Country shows is so eclectic, you've got everyone from preppies to cowboys and [...]
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Mike Sudhalter | August 18, 2008
Toby, man, come on.
Why isn't "Beer For My Horses", the movie I anxiously awaited on Aug. 8, not showing anywhere in Texas?
I thought you were going to promote the heck out of this movie. Now, it's showing in limited cities. I know you're from Oklahoma, but how do you [...]
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Mike Sudhalter | August 17, 2008
Last night, I had a couple of "Texas Firsts." Got a chance to see my first movie here in the Lone Star State, "Tropic Thunder" in Spring. The movie was pretty good, although I didn't figure out that Tom Cruise was in it, until the credits rolled.
I hadn't planned to [...]
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Mike Sudhalter | August 13, 2008
Things have been hectic this week between moving and adjusting to my new job, but I love Texas and love being a Texan. I've never lived in a state where people had this much pride. Some say it's annoying, but I think it's awesome. Plus, it makes a newcomer proud to call Texas home. [...]
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Mike Sudhalter | August 8, 2008
It's 2:10 a.m. Pacific Standard Time, and I'm sitting here in the Sacramento International Airport, awaiting my 6 a.m. flight to Houston. What a bittersweet day. I'm awaiting my new life in Texas, but I had to say some difficult goodbyes to my friends here in California.
I have [...]
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Mike Sudhalter | August 3, 2008
I haven't updated the blog recently because I've been busy, getting ready to move to the Houston, Texas area. Therefore, the Country Mike blog will be a Texas-based blog by next week.
I'm very excited about it, if nothing else, because sports, country and Red Dirt Music are huge in [...]
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