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Wednesday, September 14th, 2011

Texas State prof maps Buddy Holly’s short, swift rise

Poor management and haphazard planning could have contributed to the death of music pioneer Buddy Holly and changed the direction of rock and roll, a geographer from Texas State University suggests in an upcoming research article.

Thursday, December 10th, 2009

Beaumonts to play benefit at Triple Crown

The Beaumont's third annual Christmas Show and Honky Tonk Food Drive at the Triple Crown Saturday will benefit the Hays County Food Bank. And feature UFOs. Kind of.

Monday, May 18th, 2009

Derailers to open city summer concert series

The Derailers will open the San Marcos "Summer in the Park" concert series on June 4.

Tuesday, January 20th, 2009

Tuesday reviewsday: Three local CDs

The music keeps flowing in San Marcos, from the clubs to the studios. Herewith, we review three CDs put out by local artists.

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2008

This week: The Thrillbillies at Triple Crown

The Thrillbillies are who they say they are, which means Wednesday's show at the Triple Crown could be thrilling.