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Mike Sudhalter  |  April 21, 2010

BR5-49. Junior Brown. Asleep At The Wheel. It's rare to find country music that would be popular in the late 40's/early 50's on the airwaves of today's country stations. Heck, even the country oldies stations broadcast hits from the 1970's and 1980's, and bill it as [...]

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Mike Sudhalter  |  April 20, 2010

Cheap Bourbon Whiskey. And Pearl Snap Shirts. Those might be two things that will always stay the same, but one thing that doesn't is live recordings by Jason Boland. Some artists record the same songs live, which would be easy to do considering that live shows consist of many of the same [...]

Continue reading "Boland hits a high note in the Rockies"

Mike Sudhalter  |  April 3, 2010

Aaron Watson is one of the rare artists that can front a band with a heavy dose of fiddle and steel and still appeal to a rowdy, loud Texas Country audience. On Friday night at Big Texas Dancehall & Saloon in Spring, Watson showed why he's one of the state's most consistent [...]

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Mike Sudhalter  |  April 2, 2010

"So why is Texas Country popular in other states?" That was the question I received from a fellow concertgoer on Thursday night at the Roger Creager Concert at Big Texas Dancehall & Saloon. The obvious answer would be that it's good stuff, and good things seem to catch on. I [...]

Continue reading "Texas Country, here to stay (and spreading)"

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