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Lahore, TX

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English


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Laura Lee Owens McBride

1/27/2014
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This Week in Texas Music History we'll celebrate the first female singer to work with the King of Western Swing.

Duration: 00:01:40


Troy Floyd

1/6/2014
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This week in Texas Music History, we'll remember an artist who performed in one of the first African-American bands to record in Texas.

Duration: 00:01:41


Last Show at The ‘Dillo

12/30/2013
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This Week in Texas Music History, we’ll go home with the Armadillo, one last time. On January 1, 1981, Austin’s Armadillo World Headquarters closed its doors for good. The cavernous venue had opened ten years earlier as a community arts laboratory, but it soon became the epicenter for Austin’s burgeoning live music scene. During its […]

Duration: 00:01:39


T.D. Bell

12/20/2013
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This Week in Texas Music History, we’ll meet a bluesman who played in corner bars and at Carnegie Hall.

Duration: 00:01:39


Blaze Foley

12/20/2013
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This Week in Texas Music History, we’ll learn about a songwriter whose flame burned briefly but brightly.

Duration: 00:01:39


Zelma Watson George

12/20/2013
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This Week in Texas Music History, we’ll celebrate an opera singer who also had the president’s ear.

Duration: 00:01:39


Pedro Ayala

12/2/2013
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This Week in Texas Music History, we’ll meet a migrant worker who became a king.

Duration: 00:01:39


Randy “Biscuit” Turner

11/25/2013
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This Week in Texas Music History, we’ll meet the oven-baked Big Boy of Austin punk.

Duration: 00:01:39


Cotton Club

11/14/2013
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This Week in Texas Music History, we’ll visit a club that played a key role in desegregating the Texas music scene. On November 3, 1944, jazz trumpeter Don Albert opened the Keyhole Club in San Antonio. Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, and other musical icons played there, along with Texas artists, T-Bone Walker and a young […]

Duration: 00:01:39