October 23, 2019

I received a note about a month or so ago that Stoney Larue was needing contact with my friends at Cook Childrens Medical Center.  

Fortunately it wasn't because he needed their service for his own kiddos, instead he wanted to be of service to them. 

Each year,...

October 16, 2019

We spent the weekend with the friendly folks in Nocona, Texas and finished it off with a LIVE show from thier VFW Hall with Josh and Kristi Grider, Tommy Alverson, Matt Hillyer and Joey Green. 

Afterwards we all headed over to see our buddies at The Fenoglio Boot Co. to...

October 10, 2019

The message has been the same since show #1 in September of 2000.  Get this music on as many ears as possible.  Maybe you'll find a new song and / or artist.   Maybe you'll just hit PLAY and let the ride take you where it may.  

If you missed th...

June 21, 2019

It's a day we've talked about for months.  It's day the artist have been patiently waiting for, for months.   In a time period where artist have moved from one big giant album release day to dropping teaser songs and singles in advance, the day for it all to come toget...

June 18, 2019

Cody Johnson spends most of his time on stage melting faces with the energy of jack rabbit on a IV drip of Dr. Pepper.  

The crowd is always right in step with him.  When he does stop down for a few to give everyone a break, mostly his band, it's really no stop do...

June 13, 2019

In being so lucky to get to introduce songs through various channels, most of them radio, for the past 25 years, I have had the good fortune to develop some very special relationships with some very special people.

Because most of us got started around the same time, I...

May 25, 2019

The light at the end of the tunnel still seems to be a few miles away for The Turnpike Troubadours if it still burns at all.  Through encouragement from family, friends, fellow musicians, fans and industry professionals, and I am sure each other, it seems the boys from...

I love, simply love when I hear new music in its infancy. Fresh from the artist's mind right to the instrument.  It's emotional, empowering, and energetic.  It's as new a freshly fallen rain to the thirsty ground.  Today's offering comes from Texas Native Tanner Usrey...

Lists.  Grocery lists, wishlists, there's lists for everything, but my favorite is the Playlist. So once a week I will throw some completely random list together with an off-the-wall topic to help share some of my favorite tunes with you.  Does this mean I'm always rig...