Sound Check: Aaron Watson

Jul 26, 2019 By Texas Monthly

West Texas native Aaron Watson has been a star in the Texas music scene for two decades. His eighteenth album ‘Red Bandana’ released in June, and it’s a phenomenal twenty-song opus. He performs “Trying Like the Devil" in the latest installment of our Sound Check series. Presented by Visit Fort Worth.

Sound Check: Grady Spencer & the Work

Jul 22, 2019 By Texas Monthly

Fort Worth band Grady Spencer and the Work combine blues and classic country, creating a unique sound of their own. Watch the latest in our Sound Check series with their song "Grant," from their 2019 album Celebrate.

Sound Check: Abraham Alexander

Jul 12, 2019 By Texas Monthly

Up next in our Sound Check series, Fort Worth soul/R&B singer, Abraham Alexander plays his debut single, America in the Texas Monthly Studio. With his soothing vocals and bluesy undertones, Alexander's unique sound represents a fresh take on the Texas music scene. 

Sound Check: Ghostland Observatory

Jul 3, 2019 By Texas Monthly

For the latest in our Sound Check series, the Austin-based duo, Ghostland Observatory performs “With or Without You” from their album, See You Later, Simulator. Presented by Visit Fort Worth…

W.C. Clark
Sound Check: W.C. Clark

Jun 14, 2019 By Texas Monthly

W.C. Clark is known as the "Godfather of Austin Blues," and he proved that he still has a strong hold on that title during his Sound Check session.

Explore Cedar Park

Mar 22, 2019 By TM Promotions

Explore everything Cedar Park has to offer with Alice Kerley, a Life and Style blogger from Houston. From handmade chocolates to board-crushing hockey, Cedar Park excites the senses and provides the perfect vacation getaway for any Texan.

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From Tonga

Jan 8, 2019 By Texas Monthly

Euless is home to one of the largest Tongan communities in the U.S. In this documentary, Huay-Bing Law explores how the immigrants have revitalized the local high school football team through the story of one player, Patrick Vahe.

A small-town cattle auction in Gonzales

Jan 8, 2019 By Texas Monthly

In the small town of Gonzales, Texas, a cattle auction serves as the cultural focal point, bringing residents and carrying the community’s heritage forward.