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How a Dallas store ad led to ‘Merry Texas Christmas, You All’

Asleep at the Wheel

Before Robert Earl Keen, even before Willie Nelson, our most enduring Texas Christmas song came from Dallas via New York. Read more

Talking with ‘The Voice’ winner Craig Wayne Boyd

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Slow and steady wins the race, goes the old familiar proverb. Read more

Concert review: Mother Culture and Toy Gun at The Boiled Owl Tavern

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Special to DFW.com

It’s that time of year again — ugly-sweater season. And on Dec. 17, we had an ugly-sweater party at The Boiled Owl Tavern in Fort Worth sponsored by Fireball Whiskey — the sweater you wear on th... Read more

Terry Dorsey signs off after 46 years in radio

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DFW.com

For most of the final hours of his 46-year broadcasting career, Terry Dorsey held it together. No choking up, no misty eyes, just a lot of reliving old times and old bits from his 26 years at KSCS/96.3 FM. Read more

99.5 The Wolf names new morning co-host

On the same day that DFW radio legend Terry Dorsey said goodbye to his 26-year gig at KSCS/96.3 FM, Cumulus Media announced that Skip Mahaffey will be joining the morn... Read more

Preston Jones: Top 10 albums of 2014

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Autumn DeWilde

Trying to keep abreast of popular music in 2014 was like playing Whac-A-Mole on speed. Read more

Preston Jones: Top 10 Singles of 2014

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Reto Sterchi

Very little about this list of my favorite singles from the year bears much resemblance to my list of favorite albums. Read more

Craig Wayne Boyd wins season 7 of ‘The Voice’

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Turns out Blake Shelton is something of a prophet. Read more

Craig Wayne Boyd in ‘The Voice’ finals

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Trae Patton/NBC

The last Texan standing — Craig Wayne Boyd — ran the gauntlet Monday night on the penultimate episode of The Voice’s seventh season. Read more

Review: Fleetwood Mac at American Airlines Center

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Star-Telegram

There was a moment Sunday night when Stevie Nicks began recounting all of the acts she and Lindsay Buckingham once opened for, prior to joining the ranks of Fleetwood Mac. Read more

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