George Dunham

  • Blogs

    October 9, 2014

    1310 The Ticket's George Dunham Uses His Faith to Make a Difference with "A Presence"

    Some songs pop out of a writer's mind and onto tape in mere minutes. Other songs, however, require a journey with several stops in order to develop into the fully formed statement they need to be. Almost three years ago, during the Christmas season of 2011, popular sports-talk radio host George Dunh ... More >>

  • News

    August 21, 2014
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    September 25, 2013

    Ranking the Randy Rogers Band Catalogue, with Some Help From Texas Country Legends

    The Randy Rogers Band has now been around long enough to serve as an influence to a new generation of Texas country artists. Since their breakthrough album, 2004's Radney Foster-produced (and darn-near perfect), Rollercoaster, Rogers, Brady Black, Less Lawless, Jon Richardson, and Geoffrey Hill have ... More >>

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    June 25, 2013

    Randy Rogers Band's Brady Black is a Fiddler With a Cause

    In the past decade, the Randy Rogers Band has rocketed from the smallest stages in Texas to headlining the biggest festivals and causing the biggest lines at Will Call than pretty much any other band currently performing under the massive Texas Country umbrella. Sure, Rogers' superb songwriting and ... More >>

  • Music

    July 12, 2012
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    July 3, 2012

    The 15 Best Songs From the Past 15 Years of Texas Country/Red Dirt/Whatever It's Called

    As we look upon the massive machine Texas country has made chug along over the past several years, it's easy to see 1997 as a pivotal time. In college towns and major metropolises alike, the masses were demanding more music from people that shared their pride, enthusiasm and thirst for something dif ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 18, 2012

    Support Local (Country) Music: Four North Texas Albums You Need

    In recent months, the North Texas country community has produced some solid albums, and future months will witness the release of anticipated records from Somebody's Darling, Grant Jones and Ronnie Fauss. While vets like Eleven Hundred Springs, Tejas Brothers, the King Bucks, Nate Kipp and Mo Robson ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 27, 2012

    Protecting the Dying Art of the Family Meal

    Thursday morning on Sports Radio 1310 the Ticket, the Musers dedicated a segment to the lost art of family dinners. They (loosely) cited a new report supporting the old doctrine that a family that breaks bread together stays together. Their conversation was, as always, insightful and thought-provo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 26, 2012

    Homegrown Fest Adds Black Joe Lewis, The Bright Light Social Hour and More

    The all-Texas lineup for the third annual Homegrown Fest is quickly expanding, with the addition today of Austin's Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears and The Bright Light Social Hour, plus the Ticket's own George Dunham. Add those names to a roster including Hayes Carll, Robert Ellis, Octopus Project ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 27, 2011

    Cowboys Stadium Getting Two New Voices in 2011

    Roger Emrich: New 'Boys Voice​While the Cowboys cut familiar faces in an attempt to reshape their team on the field, the organization has also decided to give its stadium an audio makeover. Out as Cowboys Stadium public address announcer is Jody Dean, to be replaced by local award-wi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 3, 2011

    Fun With Audio, Part 1: Craig Miller, George Dunham Learn How to Pronounce "Mary Suhm"

    ​Two items-for-listening this morning: First up, a by-request; then, Schutze combs through his recordings archives and discovers he's sitting on a JWP best-of.Here, to begin, is a segment that aired on The Ticket Friday morning -- one week after Craig Miller and George Dunham acknowledged that the ... More >>

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    March 29, 2011

    BREAKING NEWS: 105.3 The Fan to Talk Sports in the Morning Beginning April 11

    ​Yes, 105.3 The Fan is tweaking again. But this time it's not merely another shuffling of the deck, but more so a commitment to talk sports in the morning. Out at The Fan as of April 8 are long-time radio veterans Jagger and Gregg Henson, to be replaced Monday, April 11, by "New School ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2010

    The Will Callers Overcome Deaths, Win Shiner Rising Star Competition

    Your newest Rising Star winners.​Shiner Rising Star Competition FinalsLove & War in Texas, PlanoOctober 21, 2010After 14 weeks of competition between 24 bands that cover the entire, vast realm of country music, the Shiner Rising Star contest ended last night at Plano's Love & War in Texas. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 27, 2010

    Wait, The Ticket Has Core Values?

    ​I know. Too easy. Actually, I'm not about to get all self-righteous and call 1310 AM The Ticket hypocritical. In fact, I'm shocked that producer/host Mike Bacsik's Twitter posts on Mavs-Spurs Game 4 warranted a suspension and not a gold star. Not because they weren't, as the s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2009

    Fantasy Golf is, Apparently, Child's Play

    ​Flipping through my Avid Golfer magazine this week I came across the most interesting of tournaments. A media tournament. A fantasy media tournament. Who knew? Seems the boys over at Avid couldn't herd all us cats into actually playing a tournament, so they produced a speculative tournament ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 7, 2009

    And Now ... Introducing ... Your Dallas Mavericks! At the AAC's Open-Mike Night.

    If this picture were at all legible, you'd see Donnie Nelson sitting at the table where wanna-be Humble Billys took their best shots yesterday.​So, yeah, I was only kidding, far as you know, when I mentioned that, oh, maybe I'd try out for The Voice of The American Airlines Center. As you're no do ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 6, 2009

    BREAKING NEWS: The New Voice of Cowboys Stadium is ...

    ​Jody Dean. A prized pupil of Dallas radio icon Ron Chapman, Dean has been on the local broadcasting scene for 35 years. He's worked at KRLD 1080 AM, KVIL 103.7 FM and Channel 11. He is currently the morning show host at 98.7 FM KLUV, has a booming voice, was once the associate prod ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 15, 2009

    The Ticket's Great (Goofy) Game

    UncleBarkyI've heard of the 20-20 feat in baseball. But never the 20-20 final score. I was at a premiere party/fundraiser last night and unable to attend The Ticket's second annual "Great Game" at Frisco's Dr Pepper Ballpark, but from what I'm gathering it was - as expected - a unique, m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 24, 2009

    Whitt's End: 4.24.09

    Whether you're at the end of your rope or merely the end of your week, welcome to Whitt's End: *Barring a trade, the Cowboys won't make their first pick (51st overall) in tomorrow's NFL Draft until around 9:30 p.m., a good six hours after the thing kicks off. But it's worth it to tune in early.  ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 26, 2009

    Girls 61, Boys 44

    One player wore low-top running shoes and - duh - sprained his ankle. A guy in only a diaper was escorted out by security. And, in the end, the teen-aged girls reduced the middle-aged men to a hapless puddle of fart-and-fall-down. In other words, The Ticket's game against a group of Lake H ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 5, 2009

    Credit Crunch: George Dunham, I Feel Your Pain

    Credit where credit is due. Seems like a simple concept. But in today's 24-second news cycle the genesis of "breaking news" often finds himself as nothing more than the guy at the bottom of the dog pile. Forgotten. Squashed. Raped of credit. Example #1: The Ticket's George Dunham. Got a Ticket text ... More >>

  • News

    December 25, 2008
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    July 16, 2008

    Greg “The Hammer” Williams To Pick Up A Microphone Again For His New Gig: DOMA Presenter

    There Greggo is again! As we told you Monday, the Dallas Observer Music Awards ceremony will feature huge celebrity presenters like Burton “We don’t care how you git here, folks, just git here!” Gilliam, who we surely chose because of his extensive knowledge and support of the Dallas-Fort Wor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 6, 2007
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    November 9, 2007
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    September 5, 2007

    Seared Tuna

    Bill Parcells, before hunky got a little chunky OK, I’m promising myself this won’t deteriorate into a season of Bill bashing. And it won’t. But since the NFL season doesn’t technically start until tomorrow night, can I get in one more (last?) crotch-kick to Coach Parcells? Thanks. If you m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2007

    Tom Hicks: Makin' Friends Everywhere!

    First, Tom Hicks gets in hot water in the U.K. for announcing that his purchase of Liverpool's football club was nothing more than a business decision -- no different from buying, oh, a cereal manufacturer. (I do so love this headline from a pissed-off column in today's Guardian concerning Hicks' co ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 22, 2007

    Hail Roger: North Texas Scores XLV

    Roger Staubach suited up for his old team one more time; amazingly, the tight pants still fit. While the silence from our lame-duck, lame-ass Mayor’s office is deafening, the rest of Arlington, North Texas and, yes, Dallas can rejoice. Super Bowl XLV will be played here in early February 2011. W ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 10, 2007

    Playmaker Assaults Two More; Pleads Innocent, Dummy

    You gotta love Michael Irvin. No really, you just gotta. Sure, he might have he made the Pro Football Hall of Fame as one of the all-time great offensive players, but there's nothing better than the former Dallas Cowboys receiver when he's playing defense. This morning, KTCK-AM (1310, The Ticket) mo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 27, 2007

    Cotton Goes to Arlington

    On KTCK-AM (1310, The Ticket) this morning, "Dunham & Miller" co-host George Dunham was blaming Mayor Laura Miller for the Cotton Bowl's leaving the Cotton Bowl. Sure, why not. Only problem is, George is wrong -- at least, partially wrong. See, everyone's to blame here, if blame is what you're after ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 19, 2007

    No Homes for the Homeless, Again

    Though they have nothing to do with the homeless, a Craig Miller (at left) catchphrase has apparently entered the DPD lexicon. There's a piece in Dallas' Only Daily this a.m. about how Bill Blaydes helped kill a proposed homes-for-the-homeless complex in Lake Highlands, on the site where the Jules ... More >>

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    January 10, 2007
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    November 21, 2006

    Cowboys Win Again

    This morning, Dallas Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones told KTCK-AM (1310) morning-show hosts Craig Miller and George Dunham that there are only so many things he can do with failed place kicker Mike Vanderjagt. "I don't think it impacts him to stare at him real hard, do you? That hasn't ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 4, 2006

    Mong: "We're Righting the Ship." So, There.

    Bob Mong was on The Ticket this morning. Maybe he had something to do with Buck Showalter's buyout? The Dallas Morning News editor Bob Mong was on, of all places, KTCK-AM (1310, The Ticket) this morning talking about the future of his newspaper. He didn't say terribly much; surprisingly, morning-sho ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 22, 2006
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    September 21, 2006

    Damn The Man

    George Dunham doesn't call Gordon Keith, pictured here, "The Arsonist" for nothing. Ask Norm Hitzges about it. Just don't say anything to The Ticket's new owners. Nuhn-unh. No. So Gordo's giving it to Norm pretty good, and Frito's all riled up, and you can tell there's no script and, man, this is de ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 15, 2006
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    September 5, 2006

    The River of Death Gets State Funds. Because It's The River of Death. Well, It Used to Be.

    Apparently, Governor Rick Perry thinks half a million bucks will clean up the Trinity River. He has been sniffing his hairspray again? Governor Rick Perry--whose new campaign ads look more like Just For Men spots, said KTCK-AM (1310) morning show host George Dunham this a.m.--announced today the sta ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 22, 2006

    So Far, So Great

    Mike Rhyner is still calling Dallas Cowboys coach Bill Parcells "The New Jersey Con Man." Rhyner's on-air partner, Greg Williams, is bashing Parcells for missing last weekend's earth-shattering press conference to instead attend baseball spring training. And there are at least enough dissenting Terr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 6, 2006

    Cowboys Getting a Bone(r)

    After months of negotiations with almost every station on the dial, your Dallas Cowboys have announced this afternoon they've found a new radio home on KDBN-FM (93.3), better known as The Bone, and KTCK-AM (1310), or The Ticket, both of which currently fall under the Susquehanna Radio umbrella. The ... More >>

  • Calendar

    February 27, 2003
  • News

    February 14, 2002

    That's the Ticket

    Miller, Dunning take to the airwaves

  • News

    September 27, 2001

    Boys to Men

    How did the juvenile jokesters at The Ticket respond to real-life terror? Real well.

  • News

    December 21, 2000

    Spring Cleaning

    Kamb, Stern, ESPN--the new year braces for big battles in talk radio

  • Best of Dallas

    September 21, 2000

    Best Sports Talk Show

    The Hardline/Dunham and Miller

  • News

    March 25, 1999

    The spring of our discontent

    Raphael Palmeiro is hurt. Johnny Oates is grumpy. Pudge Rodriguez is acting like a spoiled brat. Lee Stevens just wants to play baseball. Welcome to Texas Rangers spring training.

  • Culture

    March 18, 1999

    Talking up The Ticket

    Or: Why The Fake Johnny Oates is better than the real thing

  • Calendar

    February 11, 1999

    Night & Day

    February 11 - 17, 1999

  • Culture

    September 24, 1998
  • News

    September 4, 1997

    Aural Sex

    Holly Mullen meets Dunham and Miller, the radio jocks whose sports talk show leaves Dallas women panting for more

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