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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.

Friday, May 14th, 2010

Weekend: A natural for music, food and even migratory birds

The Texas Natural and Western Swing Festival may get damp, but it will never sound soggy. Among the other delights for the weekend are hiking, a salute to the past century of music, and much more.

Thursday, May 13th, 2010

Western Swing Hall of Fame swings this weekend

It's the 18th Annual Texas Western Hall of Fame and Texas Natural Festival this weekend with made-in-Texas goods, food, Texas history and, of course, all that fabulous Western Swing music.

Wednesday, February 18th, 2009

Supple Series celebrates western swing

Austin-based Lone Star Swing will perform with acclaimed guest musicians including Rick McRae and Terry Hale, who are regular members of George Strait’s Ace in the Hole Band.

Monday, May 19th, 2008

Natural Fest animates Courthouse Square

Natural Fest enlivened the courthouse square in San Marcos Saturday with old-time heritage and Western Swing Music.

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