Albumism’s 50 Best Albums of 2017 | #50: Texas’ ‘Jump On Board’
Texas #50 Texas | Jump On Board PIAS Recordings/BMG | Official Store | Amazon | iTunes According to Quentin Harrison: “Jump On Board luxuriates in its own proficiency and, when looking across Texas's they're far from lazy. Rather, Texas is offering a sound cultivated over 27 years that has finally Albumism’s 50 Best Albums of 2017 | #50: Texas’ ‘Jump On Board’
Happy 50th Birthday to Sharleen Spiteri, Born November 7, 1967
Finnieston, Glasgow, Scotland, and the lead singer of the rock band Texas. In 2013, Texas's worldwide Texas in 2015 entitled Texas 25, followed by the band's ninth studio album, Jump on Board (2017) which , Spiteri was a judge on the Sky music talent show, Must Be the Music. Texas returned from their hiatus in " did not chart in the United Kingdom. In 1997, Texas came back to the music scene with the Muirhead, North Lanarkshire, until Texas became her sole priority in 1988. Spiteri has a contralto vocal
ALBUM REVIEW: Texas Return to Peak, Proficient Form with ‘Jump On Board’
-eyed soul albums ever recorded. These two projects confirmed Texas' fidelity to sonic development Texas its nose at the prevailing boyish Britpop sounds of the late 1990s UK scene―Texas' biggest market ALBUM REVIEW: Texas Return to Peak, Proficient Form with ‘Jump On Board’ Texas Jump On Board PIAS Recordings/BMG Buy via Official Store, Amazon or iTunes | Stream Below It to Texas. It was a situation they weren't unfamiliar with as it echoed the criminal cold shoulder was a classic reinvention coup. The Scottish band Texas went from being a smart country rock takeoff
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The thirteen tracks on the Golden, Texas native’s fun, enjoyable new album range from elegiac ballads to upbeat dancefloor anthems. native of the small town of Golden, Texas, Kacey Musgraves comes into her own with her recently
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Recordings/BMG What Quentin Harrison Said: “Jump On Board maps what Texas does best, a glossy-to-organic , desperately craving more.” Official Store | Amazon | iTunes | Spotify TEXAS | Jump On Board PIAS Texas's established discography, expands the group’s already-rich track record that any number of next,” but they're far from lazy. Rather, Texas is offering a sound cultivated over 27 years that
Leon Bridges’ Latest Proves You Can Never Get Enough of a ‘Good Thing’ | Album Review
grooves. The closing track "Georgia to Texas" is a sparse, haunting soliloquy that has more of Bridges stay boxed into one category. A good thing is a good thing. Notable Tracks: “Bet Ain’t Worth the Hand” | “Georgia to Texas” | “Shy” LISTEN:
Happy Birthday to Natalie Maines, Born October 14, 1974
Texas. Her remarks caused a firestorm of controversy, and the Dixie Chicks were blacklisted on country appeared on recordings from Texas songwriters Pat Green and Charlie Robison, as well as pop and
Happy 50th Birthday to Vanilla Ice, Born October 31, 1967
broke through in the mid-South, in a Southern area in Texas, in something that was kind of indigenous rapper, actor, and television host. Born in South Dallas, and raised in Texas and South Florida, Ice
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, Snoop Dogg, Duke Dumont & Gorgon City, Saint Etienne, Bonobo featuring Innov Gnawa, Texas, Phoenix
Remembering Lightnin’ Hopkins Today, Born 106 Years Ago (March 15, 1912)
, were evocative Texas blues rooted in an earlier era. A load of other labels recorded the wily Hopkins , Hopkins began working with another pre-war great, singer Texas Alexander, who was his cousin. A mid Biography (AllMusic): Sam Hopkins was a Texas country bluesman of the highest caliber whose career began usually preferable to band-backed material. Filmmaker Les Blank captured the Texas troubadour's
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North Texas student migrates a few steps over to the Fender Rhodes piano, the rhythmic pop melody jazzy downtempo “Burn,” sprinkled with the Grapevine, Texas native’s dexterity laying down some
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) and trashily fabulous artists of the ‘90s R&B landscape. Surging from the south (Dallas, Texas, to
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Memphis and concluding on November 17 at The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory in Irving, Texas. WATCH:
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tipping point,” Rayford’s relative obscurity seems to have reached its expiration date and the Texas-bred
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Happy Birthday to Don Henley, Born July 22, 1947
, Don Henley was raised in Linden, a small town in Cass County, Texas. His parents -- his WWII veteran University before transferring to North Texas State University, where he was an English literature major . Henley spent three semesters at North Texas State before returning home to Linden to attend to his out of the spotlight thanks to ongoing work from the Eagles. Born on July 22, 1947 in Gilmer, Texas
Happy Birthday to Norah Jones, Born March 30, 1979
Ravi Shankar, Jones grew up in Texas with her mother. While she always found the music of Billie , Jones worked toward earning a degree in jazz piano at the University of North Texas for two years
Happy Birthday to Tift Merritt, born January 8, 1975
Houston, Texas in 1975, Merritt's family moved to North Carolina when she was young and she's lived
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