Aye Que Tan Bonita, Los Texas Wranglers

Liner Notes: Aye Que Tan Bonita – Los Texas Wranglers

When Julian Fernandez of Los Texas Wranglers asked me to write the liner notes for Aye, Que Tan Bonita, the guys’ most recent album full of original material, I was honored and I jumped at the chance. Here’s[…]

Rancho Alegre Talks Tejano and Conjunto in the Guardian

When one of the most respected newspapers in the entire world, based in London, England, contacted us and asked us to write about Tejano and Conjunto music for an upcoming Travel piece about the American[…]

Señorita Cantinera – Heartbreak and the Beat

An interesting characteristic of all “roots” music like Conjunto, Blues and Traditional Country is the contrast of lyrics that describe heartbreak and despair set to upbeat music. For example: Señorita Cantinera. Covered by countless artists[…]

Latin Music Festivals – Why Not Tejano?

As the latino population increases all over the country, latin music festivals are on the rise as well. The lineups usually include a wide variety of genres from all latin cultures, from alt-rock and hip-hop[…]

Events Are For Everyone – Including the Disabled

Tejano Gold Radio the Magazine May 2013 Recently a listener wrote to us and mentioned how she is disabled and is unable to attend most of the great Tejano and Conjunto events where her favorite[…]

Austin’s Tejano Music Scene – a Snapshot

Tejano Gold Radio The Magazine April 2013 Located just an hour north of San Antonio, Austin is known as the “Live Music Capital of the World.” We are a city full of music aficionados who[…]

“The Personal Is Political” : How Personal Experience Determines Who Gets My Vote

Every day on Facebook, I see some really nasty discussions and some remarkably uninformed conversations. I always wonder how people make their voting decisions, so I thought I’d share mine. I have benefitted from programs[…]

Wyoming Business Tips – Hiring the Right People

A weekly look at Wyoming business questions from the Wyoming Small Business Development Center (WSBDC) at the University of Wyoming. By Piper LeMoine, WSBDC Office Associate Poor hiring choices are expensive. What do I look for[…]

Wyoming Business Tips – Firing Employees

A weekly look at Wyoming business questions from the Wyoming Small Business Development Center (WSBDC) at the University of Wyoming. By Piper LeMoine, WSBDC Office Associate If employees are not doing the job I hired them[…]

Wyoming Business Tips – Illegal Interview Questions

A weekly look at Wyoming business questions from the Wyoming Small Business Development Center (WSBDC) at the University of Wyoming. By Piper LeMoine, WSBDC Office Associate Is it illegal to ask certain questions during a job[…]