Monthly Archives: September 2010

The return of Emilio (Emilio in Angleton, TX 11-06-2010) New video ad…

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The best stuff to do this week – Entertainment – TheMonitor.com (Tejano Conjunto/Norteño Music Convening conference 10-2-2010)

 (FYI ,RETOÑO will be performing at this event)

Texas Folklife, a statewide organization preserving diverse culture in Texas, and South Texas College Mid-Valley Campus will be joining forces Saturday, Oct. 2, at the STC Mid-Valley Campus for the Tejano Conjunto/Norteño Music Convening conference.

Join musicians, scholars, cultural workers and media professionals in discussing the history and present state of tejano, conjunto and norteño music. The program will include lectures by ethnomusicologists from around the country. Musicians, promoters and the media will engage in panel discussions.

The evening will end with music from Conteño of Brownsville, featuring Juan Longoria Jr., winner of the first Big Squeeze Accordion Contest.

WHERE: Lecture Hall G191 STC Mid-Valley Campus, 400 N. Border Ave., Weslaco

WHEN: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. for lectures, panels and discussions; 8 p.m. to 11 p.m., gran baile: music celebration, Saturday, Oct. 2

COST: Free; $15 donation optional for lunch

ONLINE: http://www.texasfolklife.org

CALL: (512) 441-9255

via The best stuff to do this week – Entertainment – TheMonitor.com.

This weekend 10-1 & 10-2 2010 at Bea’s in Houston…

David Olivarez and Jesse Serrata in Bay City, Tx on Saturday, 10-2-2010

Check out photos and videos from the Tucson Tejano Showcase onTapia’s Tejano Pics

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Conjunto club given six months/ via My SA

The Dangerous Structure Determination Board has given a West Side conjunto club six months to raise funds for repairs to avoid demolition.

In a statement to the board, the San Antonio Conservation Society called Lermas Nite Club the “oldest continuous venue for conjunto music in South Texas.”

Read more via Conjunto club given six months.

Gary Hobbs @ The New West (in Dallas on 10-15-2010) | MySpace

Gary Hobbs

When:Friday, October 15, 2010 10:30 PM – 1:30 AM CDT

Where:The New West

Go to the MySpace Event Invite via Gary Hobbs @ The New West | MySpace.