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This Friday (March 4, 2011) at Bea’s

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Grammy gold: Little Joe y la Familia win 4th award; Lady Antebellum night’s big winner – TDTNews.com – Temple Daily Telegram

Check out this article in Little Joe’s hometown paper on his Grammy win.

by Nekesa Mumbi Moody
Published: February 14, 2011

 Temple-based band Little Joe y la Familia took home another gold statuette on Sunday night.

The Recording Academy chose the band’s grassroots album “Recuerdos” (Memories) for best Tejano album. It was la Familia’s fourth Gram­my and ninth nomination.

Read more via Grammy gold: Little Joe y la Familia win 4th award; Lady Antebellum night’s big winner – TDTNews.com – Temple Daily Telegram.

Check out Elida’s new video for her latest single, the title song on her Latin Grammy Award Winning CD.

The Music Beat: West Side sound revisited – San Antonio Express-News

By HECTOR SALDAÑA – STAFF WRITERPublished: 12:00 a.m., Wednesday, January 19, 2011

What is the West Side sound?

With the death of Royal Jesters co-founder Oscar Lawson earlier this month – and the recent deaths of Esteban “Steve” Jordan, Los Aguilares’ Emilio Aguilar, the Royal Jesters’ Dimas Garza as well as Randy Garibay, Rocky Morales and Doug Sahm – the particulars get fuzzier with each passing year.

Read more via The Music Beat: West Side sound revisited – San Antonio Express-News.

Songs from the heart from a son to his father – San Antonio Express-News

This is a nice article, written prior to the Grammys,  about Sunny Sauceda and his grammy-nominated CD which was dedicated to his father. 
By Hector Saldaña
Published: 12:00 a.m., Sunday, February 13, 2011

Mario Sauceda admits he can’t really remember much about the precious photograph that graces the cover of his son’s Grammy-nominated tribute album, “Homenaje a Mi Padre.”
In the Polaroid, Sauceda is sitting on a bed playing his Fender Precision bass at home while his baby son (Sunny is in Pampers) hugs tight the neck of the instrument.

Read more via Songs from the heart from a son to his father – San Antonio Express-News.

Two new Tejano Internet Radio stations….

Mega Dance 2 @ Bea’s this Saturday, Feb 19, 2011