Gary Stewart

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    October 10, 2014

    Crystal Yates Chased Her Country Music Dreams from Florida to McKinney

    As a child growing up in the tiny town of Niceville, Florida, McKinney transplant and country singer-songwriter Crystal Yates couldn't avoid the twangy sounds of country music even if she had wanted to. "My mom says I could sing 'Why Don't You Love Me' by Hank Williams before I could say my ABCs," e ... More >>

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    September 17, 2014

    Danny Diamonds Mines the Positives in Bleak, Beautiful Songwriting

    I'm standing in Danny Rush's house in Denton sipping a beer, occasionally taking a swig from a bottle of Old Granddad and admiring a collection of country music star paintings he commissioned from local artist Clay Stinnett. There are Freddy Fender, Hank Snow, Hank Williams and Gary Stewart, all don ... More >>

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    September 11, 2013

    Lloyd Banks Has Been Bringing Great Shows to Denton for 16 Years

    Lloyd Banks runs Rockin' Rodeo in Denton, but he's been perched up north doing live music venues for a decade and a half: national touring acts mixed with local and regional bands, not only as opening acts, but also plenty as standalone showcase acts. He's managed a band or two over that time as wel ... More >>

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    May 1, 2012

    Mike and the Moonpies Talk Gary Stewart, Alan Jackson and Uniting Cowboys and Hipsters

    It's a Tuesday night at Austin's Horseshoe Lounge and two members of the band Mike and the Moonpies are here to do an interview. Frontman Mike Harmeier is wearing snakeskin boots and a Dwight Yoakam trucker cap. Lead guitarist Catlin Rutherford vaguely resembles Chris Hillman when he wears a mustach ... More >>

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    December 7, 2011

    Video: Control the Fate of John Wesley Coleman III in 'Wild Zoo'

    When he's not playing with the North Texas-bred Golden Boys or paying tribute to country curio Gary Stewart, garage rock bon vivant John Wesley Coleman III is being rendered as a video game character. One that basically shoots a gun and jumps around in a scuzzy 8-bit gutter. Sounds about right. ... More >>

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    June 16, 2008

    Local Percussionist Dies In Wreck

    We just received the sad news that the Dallas drumming community lost one of its spiritual leaders on June 6, when Eric “Stu” Stuer and his wife died in a single-vehicle wreck on I-49 south of Shreveport on their way home from RhythmWeb drum circle engagements in Mississippi. Stuer, 55, and his ... More >>

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    January 15, 2004

    Bolton No More in 04

    And other New Years resolutions were not sticking with

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    November 27, 2003

    Thanks Again

    Rhino assembles the definitive '70s punk collection. Pretty much.

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    January 29, 1998
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    January 23, 1997
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    December 26, 1996
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    October 17, 1996

    Truckin' man

    New traditionalist Dale Watson