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Music News – Feb 4, 2021

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Music News – Jan 28, 2021

There was more good news this week on the live music scene. Gruene Hall and Whitewater Amphitheater announced new concerts coming to their venues. Every time someone schedules a new show, it indicates a confidence that things are gradually returning to some semblance of normalcy. Last week, Gruene Hall added six shows to their schedule. […]

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Music News – Jan 21, 2021

As I slowly count down the days until summer and continue binge watching Hallmark movies, I am hoping we will soon see light at the end of the Covid tunnel. Many of our folks in the medical field have gotten the vaccine, which is a good sign. Our local, state, and federal agencies seem to […]

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Music News – Jan 14, 2021

As old man winter shows us once again that summer is still months away, there’s a lot of things happening in the music world. More and more live shows are showing up on the weekly schedules. Whitewater Amphitheater hopes to get started this spring with two special acoustic shows with Jamey Johnson and Randy Houser […]

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NB Magazine – Feb. 2021 – Walt & Tina Wilkins

Like all love stories, there is always a series of events that put two people in the same place so that cupid can do his magic. Here is one such story about two of the most revered songwriters in Texas music. Walt Wilkins and Tina Mitchell met in Nashville in 1994, having both migrated there […]

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Music News – Jan 7, 2021

Our New Year’s Eve celebration was very low-key this year, as I think a lot of peoples were. We tried watching some of the shows on TV that featured various musical guests helping countdown to the new year. I guess it’s a sign that I’m getting older, but their idea of good music and mine […]

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Music News – Dec. 31, 2020

Every December I write a year-end column to look back on the previous twelve months and spotlight the highs and lows. For 2020, there were more lows than highs. It has been a year filled with many losses, both personal and financial. Many families lost loved ones to the virus. Hundreds of musicians passed away […]

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Music News – Dec 24, 2020

It’s hard to believe that it’s Christmas Eve. This has been a long crazy year, yet parts of it has been a blur. Like many of you, I have fond memories of Christmas as a child. Loading up in our 1967 Chevy Impala, going to both grandparent’s house. Each house was special in its own […]

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Music News – Dec. 17, 2020

By the time Christmas arrives, we will have watched every Hallmark and Lifetime movie ever made. As I type this, I realize how pathetic that sounds. We spent countless hours sitting in our comfy chairs this past weekend watching dozens of cheesy Christmas movies. All the actors are the same, they all have the same […]

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Music News – Dec. 10, 2020

We only have a few more weeks to go and then we can put this crazy year behind us. I’m sure some of the bad news will follow us into 2021 but hopefully not for long. I think we are all ready to forget this year and look to the future. One musician I interviewed […]

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