Jimmie Rodgers

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2014

    Merle Haggard at Billy Bob's, 6/28/14

    Merle Haggard Billy Bob's Texas, Fort Worth Saturday, June 28, 2014 Country music is built on a bedrock of incredible artists like Willie Nelson and Waylon Jennings, but you'd be an idiot to not consider the tremendous influence of everyone's favorite former felon, Merle Haggard. His career has cer ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2013

    The 10 Greatest Dallas Blues Artists

    The Lone Star State has long produced some of the greatest blues legends to ever pick up a guitar or stand behind a microphone. Legends like Albert Collins from Leona, Sam "Lightnin'" Hopkins from Centerville and Johnny Winter from Beaumont all have found the blues in Texas. Hell, we even have a Gra ... More >>

  • Dining

    January 17, 2013

    Stampede 66's Bright Lights

    If you want to show an out-of-towner Dallas, Stephan Pyles' latest will give you a show.

  • Blogs

    June 29, 2012

    Billy Joe Shaver: "I'm More Like Outcast Country"

    At 73, Billy Joe Shaver has lived a tough, fascinating life and managed to release nearly 20 albums of stellar hardcore country. We checked in with Shaver from an antique store in Waco, and he told us about his propensity for finding trouble. Catch him tonight at the Kessler Theater with Houston's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 19, 2011

    Over The Weekend: Carolina Chocolate Drops at the Granda Theater

    Carolina Chocolate Drops, The Fox & The Bird, Mikldrive Granada Theater September 16, 2011 Better than: having my concert hopes dashed due to rain (Sorry, Explosions in the Sky ticket-holders).Carolina Chocolate Drops​ When at their best, concerts are far more than a simple equation of an arti ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 10, 2011

    Q&A: Marty Stuart Talks Life After Chart Success, The Importance of Preserving Country Music's Past and Writing Alongside Johnny Cash.

    Marty Stuart​Traditional country music champion Marty Stuart hasn't been a major force on the Billboard country charts for some time now. But don't confuse that absence as a sign of Stuart having slowed down in the least. In fact, the man's arguably more relevant today than he was during his wave ... More >>

  • Culture

    April 3, 2008
  • Music

    May 3, 2007

    Olav Larsen & The Alabama Rodeo Stars

    Love's Come to Town (Hyena)

  • Music

    September 7, 2006

    A Hoot of a Holler

    There never was a tear in Bob Wills' beer

  • Music

    August 24, 2006

    Helping Hand

    The man from West reminds his friends what his soul is worth

  • Calendar

    August 10, 2006

    Unbound by Wourds

    Dallas' annual literary festival returns

  • Culture

    April 6, 2006

    No Strings Attached

    Wooden acting all around--and not just in Stage West's brittle Puppet Boy

  • Music

    March 30, 2006

    Shooter Jennings

    Saturday, April 1, at the Granada Theater

  • Calendar

    March 23, 2006

    The Train Rolls On

    And Jimmie Rodgers is the conductor

  • Music

    November 9, 2000

    Do The Evolution

    Merle Haggard makes a triumphant return. Wait -- he never went away.

  • Music

    October 12, 2000

    Price He's Paid

    Ray Price has seen it all, from bucket-of-blood joints out on the Jacksboro Highway to Hank Williams' surgery scars

  • Music

    April 6, 2000

    You Slaid me

    On the road in his Dodge Dart, Slaid Cleaves is the last of the traveling troubadours

  • Music

    January 20, 2000

    Lost legends

    Tary Owens helped rescue the early roots of Texas music. Then those songs saved Owens from himself.

  • Music

    September 16, 1999

    Someone tell my story

    Merle Haggard lives up to his legend, now more than ever

  • Music

    August 12, 1999

    South by South Austin

    The Cornell Hurd Band is in it for the long haul

  • Music

    January 21, 1999

    Old-soul music

    Budapest One is a brand-new band making some venerable -- and tremendous -- rock and roll

  • Music

    October 8, 1998

    Whiskey-bent and hell-bound

    With a monumental new boxed set, Hank Williams gets out of this world alive

  • Music

    June 18, 1998

    Big country

    Don Walser sings deep from the heart of Texas

  • Music

    June 18, 1998

    Wild man blues

    Hasil Adkins drinks too much, screws too much, and rocks too much

  • Music

    April 16, 1998

    Nashville now

    Can Music City save country from Music Row?

  • Music

    October 9, 1997
  • Music

    June 5, 1997

    Bordered by ballads and folksongs

    John and Alan Lomax, groundbreaking musicologists

  • Music

    May 29, 1997

    Bar chords

    Harry Dean Stanton sings--but then, he always has

  • News

    April 24, 1997

    Honky-Tonk Man

    He had 78 hits spanning five decades and revolutionized country music. Now, Fort Worth's Hank Thompson gets a new green light.

  • Music

    August 29, 1996

    Cosmic cowboy

    Jimmie Dale Gilmore goes once more into the mystic

  • Music

    August 8, 1996

    The circle unbroken

    Doc Watson still likes to pick

  • Music

    July 11, 1996

    Ja, das is country punk

    The old world discovers the Old 97's

  • Music

    September 21, 1995

    Hank, junior

    Wayne Hancock rides shotgun down the Lost Highway

  • Music

    July 6, 1995

    Collyers of the wild

    Lone Star Trio offshoot sprouts deep country roots

  • Music

    January 12, 1995

    Home of the range

    Randy Erwin belatedly releases an astounding, varied work