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James McMurtry


Saturday, December 7th, 2013

San Marcos Tonight 12/7/13

The incomparable James McMurtry will be at Cheatham Street Warehouse tonight...

Sunday, February 17th, 2013

Q&A: Kent Finlay on the soul of an artist

The San Marcos live music pioneer talks about the soul of an artist, the plasticity of pretenders — and how Cheatham Street Warehouse looks to separate one from the other.

Tuesday, February 12th, 2013

San Marcos Tonight 02/12/13

The agile digits of Big John Mills will be one of the thrills at the Cheatham Street Warehouse tonight...

Saturday, January 19th, 2013

San Marcos Tonight: 01/19/13

James McMurtry's honey and salt will spice the Cheatham Street Warehouse tonight at 10:30 p.m.

Friday, January 11th, 2013

Q&A: James McMurtry on life’s dark edge, the ‘N’ word and deer hunting

Brooding singer-songwriter JAMES McMURTRY is a many faceted fella. His friendly demeanor belies a mind that produces melancholy lyrics that dwell on his impressions of a broken America.

Wednesday, August 8th, 2012

San Marcos Tonight: 08/08/12

A rundown of live music and other entertainment in and around San Marcos tonight including Bonsai Nation at Triple Crown.

Friday, January 21st, 2011

The Weekend: Bloodthirsty plants, photographs and music

There's something very Texas about wind. We've been getting it all week. We've been getting it forever. And we know which way the wind is blowing this weekend in and around San Marcos.

Friday, November 6th, 2009

The Weekend: Parades, music, marketplaces

The weekend is chock-full of fine events. The Veterans Day Parade in San Marcos has more than 78 entries, Java Jive is cooking up delicious foods and coffees, the music is particularly good this weekend and the...

Monday, October 5th, 2009

Center For Texas Music History wins Awards

The Center for Texas Music History at Texas State sponsored two programs that recently won prestigious national awards.

Friday, March 20th, 2009

The weekend: South of South by Southwest

Here in San Marcos, south by southwest of South by Southwest, we might be in for a bracing, anti-alternative weekend.

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