Did You Know?: Selena Quintanilla had many Texas ties

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX — Selena Quintanilla was the first ever Tejano artist to ever win a Grammy. Did you know her last concert was held at the Astrodome in Houston? She not only performed her own hits like Amor Prohíbido, but also sang a few covers like, I Will Survive, by Gloria Gaynor. Other than her unforgettable performances, it’s also hard to forget that sparkly purple jumpsuit, which now lives in the Selena museum in Corpus Christi! Her career may have […]

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Motorcycles, art and tattoo- Elm Street Tattoo and Music Festival kicks off!

  DEEP ELLUM–Motorcycles, art and tattoos! The annual Elm Street Tattoo and Music Festival kicked off this weekend featuring some of the best tattoo artist in the world, art shows, vendors and some amazing live bands. This year the convention teamed up with Sailor Spiced Rum and Sailor Jerry for “My work speaks for itself Harley Davidson design contest” “The Harley Davidson part we had a design competition that Oliver and I are judges for part of this year and we […]

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Legendary guitar maker files for bankruptcy. Here’s what that means for music.

The maker of the Gibson guitar, omnipresent for decades on the American rock `n’ roll stage, is filing for bankruptcy protection after wrestling for years with debt. Gibson guitars have been esteemed by generations of guitar legends. After Chuck Berry died, his beloved cherry-red Gibson guitar was bolted to the inside of his coffin lid. David Bowie favored the 1989 Gibson L4 when he fronted Tin Machine. Slash swears by them. A pre-negotiated reorganization plan filed Tuesday will allow Gibson […]

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Carrie Underwood makes powerful return to the stage after injuring her face

Carrie Underwood gave her first public performance since an accident in November left her with a broken wrist and a facial injury. The singer, who appeared fully recovered, gave a powerful delivery of her new single “Cry Pretty” at the Academy of Country Music Awards on Sunday. The crowd responded with a standing ovation that lasted nearly a minute. Underwood shared on her website in January that she had fallen on the porch of her Nashville home, resulting in a broken wrist […]

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Cardi B makes ‘mommy moves’ confirming pregnancy rumors on SNL

NEW YORK, NY– You can’t mess with her if you wanted to! That’s right! Cardi B is definitely living her best life right now and now she’s making ‘mommy moves’ too! The 25-year-old rapper finally revealed her highly speculated pregnancy during her Saturday Night Live debut. Cardi is known for being a breakout star from VH1’s Love and Hip Hop. Her appearance on the show seemed to only be the beginning. From there, she’s continued to make history breaking all […]

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Sacramento artist uses his soulful voice to honor Stephon Clark with latest single

SACRAMENTO, CA– While thousands took to the streets after Stephon Clark died in a police shooting, one Sacramento artist took to the beats. The 24-year-old musician,  who goes by the name The Philharmonik, channeled his energy and emotions and turned it into art. Using the demonstrators passion along with his own, he begins the song with the sounds of protest intertwined with a soulful beat. Chants of “Stephon Clark” grow increasingly louder. The song is called “20 Rounds”. “I put […]

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Music meets medicine in Dallas hospital program named for Kidd Kraddick

DALLAS – Wednesday was the ribbon cutting of The Kidd’s Kids and Music Meets Medicine Therapeutic Arts Room in Memory of Kidd Kraddick at Children’s Medical Center Dallas. The room is in memory of legendary radio host Kidd Kraddick. Of course, the late Kidd Kraddick — aka Dave Craddick — was the founder of the organization Kidd’s Kids. “It’s in honor of my dad. My dad was a huge music lover and spent a lot of time in the hospital hanging out with kids. So, […]

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Remington, one of America’s oldest gun makers, files for bankruptcy as Killer Mike apologizes for NRA video

Remington Outdoor Brands has filed for bankruptcy. The bankruptcy filing allows Remington to stay in business while restructuring its massive debt. The company has been planning to reduce its debt by $700 million through the Chapter 11 process and contribute $145 million to its subsidiaries. Remington plans to keep on making guns. The company said, when it first announced its plan to file for bankruptcy in February, that operations “will not be disrupted by the restructuring process.” Founded in 1816, […]

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Wendy’s drops fresh, never frozen, beats on new mixtape

Now, this is a story all about how Wendy’s is turning its marketing game upside down. Some companies fail when it comes to responding to tweets on professional pages, but Wendy’s is known for collecting W’s! The company’s latest social media win comes in the form of a mixtape. The mixtape drops now. Not pulling punches. We Beefin’. pic.twitter.com/H1Rm1ODYC4 — Wendy’s (@Wendys) March 23, 2018 It’s called ‘We Beefin?’ and it features a female voice spitting rhymes! You can check out […]

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Wendy’s drops fresh, never frozen, beats on new mixtape

Now, this is a story all about how Wendy’s is turning its marketing game upside down. Some companies fail when it comes to responding to tweets on professional pages, but Wendy’s is known for collecting W’s! The company’s latest social media win comes in the form of a mixtape. The mixtape drops now. Not pulling punches. We Beefin’. pic.twitter.com/H1Rm1ODYC4 — Wendy’s (@Wendys) March 23, 2018 It’s called ‘We Beefin?’ and it features a female voice spitting rhymes! You can check out […]

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