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Rodeo Headliner Series: Chris Young

Chris Young: winner of the 2006 Nashville Star t.v. competition.

Alexander Thomas, Staff Writer

March 9, 2020

Chris Young is a well-known country artist in Nashville who has a great voice. He is actually the product of a show called Nashville Star lasted six seasons starting in 2003. He entered the competition in 2006 (his audition was here in Houston), winning the competition. After winning, he signed with one...

Rodeo Headliner Series: Maren Morris

Maren Morris: solo artist, member of the The Highwomen (a country supergroup) and expecting mother.

Alexander Thomas, Staff Writer

March 7, 2020

Personally I'm not a fan of Maren Morris' music, especially her sophomore major label album Girl. If the album was classified as a pop album, I would be okay with it. What bugs me is that this album is categorized as a country album. The music is heavy on production, snap-tracks and the traditional instrume...

Rodeo Headliner Series: Willie Nelson

The Legend Himself, Willie Nelson.

Alexander Thomas, Staff Writer

March 4, 2020

Whereas we looked at a newcomer and their early success, we'll look at the country music hero that is Willie Nelson. Back in the 70's, he along with Johnny Cash, Waylon Jennings, Kris Kritofferson and more split from the silky, polished sound Nashville was producing to a more rockier, stripped down version....

Rodeo Headliner Series: Midland

Midland band members pictured left to right: Jess Carson, Mark Wystrach, Cameron Duddy

Alexander Thomas, Staff Writer

March 3, 2020

This is the first of a series highlighting the headline acts at the rodeo this year. Today's article will be on the band Midland. They are a country trio comprising of Mark Wystrach (lead vocals), Jess Gordon (lead guitar) and Cameron Duddy (bass). Tonight's show will be their debut performance here...

Los Tigres del Norte set new RodeoHouston attendance record

Los Tigres del Norte set new RodeoHouston attendance record

Vivian Reyes, Staff Writer

March 16, 2019

“Go Tejano Day” was held Sunday, March 10 at RodeoHouston by the group Los Tigres del Norte. Los Tigres del Norte are a renowned norteño band made up of five Mexican-American brothers from California. The band of brothers have been performing together since 1970. Their breakout single, “Cont...

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