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Texas Music Pickers Chat with Shane Smith

[embedyt]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kc6yq34vdJE[/embedyt] We caught up with Shane Smith and Bennett Brown of Shane Smith and the Saints while they were sound checking for Chilifest 2015 at The Backyard…

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Single Spotlight: Gabe Garcia – Country Looks Good On You

Our spotlight shines on Gabe Garcia this week.  “Country Looks Good On You” moved from #69 to #66 on the Texas Regional Radio Report and…

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Album Spotlight: Shotgun Rider- Shotgun Rider EP

Here at Texas Music Pickers, we love nothing more than discovering a new band, putting out their debut record, and it catching our attention.  We…

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Texas Music Breakthrough: Week 10

We have four great singles this week from Brandon Alan, Dan Adams, Benton Leachman, and Melissa Ratley!  Listen, Share and Request!  Lets help these singles…

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Single Spotlight: Natalie Rose – Shivers

Our spotlight shines on Natalie Rose this week.  Her single ,”Shivers”, moved inside the Top 50 on the Texas Regional Radio Report and it has only…

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Texas Music Breakthrough: Week 9

We have 5 great singles this week from Aaron Copeland, Justin Pecina, Rodney Rice, Jarrod Johnson, and Slim Bawb and the Fabulous Stumpgrinders!  Listen, Share…

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Posted in Video Spotlight

Video Spotlight: The Wind and the Wave – It’s a Longer Road to California

Austin, Texas-based duo, The Wind and The Wave, Dwight Baker and Patricia Lynn (Dwight is “The Wind” and Patty is “The Wave”), just released a video…

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Single Spotlight: Michael Padgett – Tell Her

Our spotlight shines on Michael Padgett this week. “Tell Her” moved from #71 to #67 on the Texas Regional Radio Report, adding +10 spins and…

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Playlist: Some New Faces

This playlist consists of the best stuff we’ve heard so far this year from artists under 5,000 likes.  We’ve mentioned a couple of these artists…

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Texas Music Breakthrough: Week 8

We have 5 great singles this week from Adam Fears, Doc West, Jesse Jennings, James Lann, and Josh Tiemann! Listen, Share, and Request!  Let’s help these…

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Artist Spotlight: Kris Gordon

We’ve been fans of Kris Gordon since we first heard “The Upside of Down” back in 2011; so we were really excited when we got…

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Video Spotlight: Kylie Frey – The Chase

After 5 weeks in Texas Radio, Kylie Frey’s “The Chase” is at #45 on the Texas Regional Radio Report and debuted this week at #50…

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Texas Music Breakthrough: Week 7

We have 5 great singles this week from Jesse Raub Jr, Adrian Johnston, Chris Brazeal, Creed Fisher, and Cody Riley.  Listen, share, and request!  Let’s…

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Video Spotlight: Shane Smith and the Saints – Feather in the Wind

This week our spotlight shines on one of our favorite up-and-comers: Shane Smith and the Saints.  We came across them in June of last year,…

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Single Spotlight: Jake Ward -Ignorant Bliss

Our spotlight shines on Jake Ward this week! “Ignorant Bliss” moved from #63 to #56 on the Texas Regional Radio Report, adding +42 spins. Written…

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