Under the X in Texas

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Under the X in Texas seeks out the senior and largely forgotten originators and forerunners of Texas music, brings to light obscure yet influential artists in the development and history of what we've come to know as Texas Music-a rich melting pot of all cultures, women and men, coming together in the Lone Star State from the early pioneers and immigrants bringing with them the musics of their homelands, creating a rich musical heritage that includes Ameripolitan,  Blues, Jazz, Conjunto, Cowboy Poets, Singer Songwriters, Country Western, Rockabilly, Western Swing, R & B, Tex-Mex, German /Czech music, Zydeco, Bluegrass and so on.

The program also features Texas musicians, authors, biographers, artists and filmakers who are influenced today by the musical legacy created by those who came before, with interviews plus live performances both in studio and from the field while attending annual festival events throughout the southwest.

Texas Music, and in particular its history, is underserved in the mainstream media. Continuing with KOOP's mission to serve the community, Under the X in Texas will help inform and educate listeners as to the diversity of genres created and still very much active today here Deep in the Heart and Under the X!

JOHNNY GIMBLE WROTE OUR THEME SONG AND WHEN I ASKED HIM FOR PERMISSION TO TITLE THE PROGRAM AFTER HIS SONG HE ASKED, "WHAT STATION ARE YOU WITH?" I REPLIED, "KOOP!" HIS RESPONSE WAS SIMPLY, "I'D BE HONORED". Thank You, Johnny!

Bio:
Your host Ted Branson has lived in Austin,Texas for 35 years, traveled all over North America, amassed a huge collection on Vinyl and CD of all genres of Texas Music. Documented his travels having interviewed, filmed, recorded and photographed Texas artists in performances throughout the state and all it's borders. 

TED IS PLEASED ALSO TO BE HOSTING  COLLECTIVE'S A BLUES GROOVE MONDAYS 10AM-11AM & STRICTLY BLUEGRASS   SUNDAY'S 10AM-NOON WITH IN STUDIO LIVE BANDS AND RECORDED BLUES & BLUEGRASS FROM VINYL AND CD THE 1920'S THRU TODAY.

In Studio photos and videos posted on Under the X in Texas:   https://www.facebook.com/Under-the-X-in-Texas-101282889963800/      | CONTACT HOST: E-mail

 

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Under the X in Texas

Artist Title Album Play timesort ascending

Conni Hancock

Ain't It Funny How Time Slips Away?

The Cornell Hurd Band A Stagecoach Named Desire

Tue, 12/12/17 - 4:26 pm Album | Track

The Country Side of Harmonica Sam

Blues Are Settin' In (feat Peter Andersson)

A Drink After Midnight

Tue, 12/12/17 - 4:22 pm Album | Track

Leon Rausch

Deep Water(feat Floyd Domino)

Time Changes Everything

Tue, 12/12/17 - 4:18 pm Album | Track

Amber Digby & Randy Lindley

We Loved It Away

Amber Digby The World You're Living In

Tue, 12/12/17 - 4:12 pm Album | Track

Nat Stuckey

Plastic Saddle

Nat Stuckey

Tue, 12/12/17 - 4:10 pm Album | Track

High Noon

Stranger Things

Stranger Things

Tue, 12/12/17 - 4:07 pm Album | Track

Guyanne McCall

Meet Me In Memphis

Guyanne McCall In The Genes with The McCalls

Tue, 12/12/17 - 4:04 pm Album | Track

High Noon

High On A Hill

Stranger Things

Tue, 12/12/17 - 3:59 pm Album | Track

Guyanne McCall & Darrell McCall

Just Ask Me

Guyanne McCall In The Genes with The McCalls

Tue, 12/12/17 - 3:56 pm Album | Track

Willie Nelson and Family

South of the Border (feat Bobbie Nelson & Kevin Smith)

Let's Face the Music and Dance

Tue, 12/12/17 - 3:53 pm Album | Track

Dick Gimble

Buckboard Boogie

All Over the Map

Tue, 12/12/17 - 3:48 pm Album | Track

The Gimbles feat Emily Gimble

My Baby Just Cares For Me

A Case of The Gimbles(w/ Floyd Domino)

Tue, 12/12/17 - 3:44 pm Album | Track

Merl Lindsay and His Oklahoma Nite Riders

Grade A Pasturized Baby (feat Jimmy Wyble)

1946-1952

Tue, 12/12/17 - 3:40 pm Album | Track

Merl Lindsay and His Oklahoma Nite Riders

You Crossed Your Fingers(While I Crossed My Heart) feat Jimmy Wyble & Jimmy Young

1946-1952

Tue, 12/12/17 - 3:38 pm Album | Track

The Saddle Cats

Oklahoma Stomp

...Herdin' Cats

Tue, 12/12/17 - 3:32 pm Album | Track

Tex Williams

Detour

The Essential Spade Cooley Spadella!

Tue, 12/12/17 - 3:29 pm Album | Track

Spade Cooley

Shame On You

The Essential Spade Cooley Spadella!

Tue, 12/12/17 - 3:26 pm Album | Track

Johnny Gimble

Under the X in Texas

Johnny Gimble's Texas Dance Party

Tue, 12/12/17 - 3:19 pm Album | Track

Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys

You Just Take Her

The Tiffany Transcriptions Vol 3 Basin Street Blues

Tue, 12/12/17 - 3:16 pm Album | Track

Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys

Barnard Blues

The Tiffany Transcriptions Vol 3 Basin Street Blues

Tue, 12/12/17 - 3:08 pm Album | Track

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