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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.

Friday, September 25th, 2009

The Weekend: A time for reflection

Carnivals, music, bingo, plays, music, football, soccer, volleyball, a fried chicken dinner, and more music await the happy weekend warrior.

Friday, September 11th, 2009

Weekend: United We Sing, play football, eat catfish

Whether you want a plate of golden fried catfish, you love a game of bingo or you'd like a night of musical magic, this weekend has a little bit of everything for everyone.

Wednesday, January 21st, 2009

Armed with hot single, Crenshaw plays San Marcos

Brett Crenshaw has loyal fans in San Marcos, and now his reach is extending across Texas with his current single, "Open Up My Eyes," which is one of the state's most 40 requested Country songs.

Thursday, June 26th, 2008

Cheatham Street to celebrate anniversary this weekend

The legendary Cheatham Street Warehouse will observe its 34th birthday this weekend with four big days of music.