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Chuck Berry


Thursday, December 8th, 2011

Audio: Christmas Ball putting the swing in San Marcos

A Texan put Christmas into country music and a Texan made it swing. It is only fitting that San Marcos, home of the Western Swing Hall of Fame, will be filled with the sounds of Western Swing on Dec. 10 at Texas Music Theater.

Tuesday, March 18th, 2008

Whither SXSW?

Does a dead night in downtown Austin for the final Saturday of South by Southwest mean the festival is dying? And can that be, at long last, because rock 'n roll really is dying?