The Foote Files: The Most Famous Highway In American HistoryYou may be thinking a blog about a highway is a bit of a departure from the normal Foote Files. But not really!
The Foote Files: Piano Sonata No. 32 In C Minor By BeethovenSonata No. 32 in C Minor, Op. 111, was written between 1821-1822 and was dedicated to his friend, Archduke Rudolf.
Ken Foote Remembers Ric OcasekWe lost Ric Ocasek of the rock group The Cars on September 15th. He was 75 years old and passed away from natural causes.
The Foote Files: Junior Walker & The All-StarsJunior Walker was an American R&B singer/performer, in particular a saxophonist, who recorded for Berry Gordy’s Motown Records in the 1960’s.
Kylie Rae Harris, Country Singer From North Texas, Dies In Crash In New MexicoCountry singer Kylie Rae Harris of Wylie, Texas died in a three-vehicle crash in New Mexico Wednesday, her publicist confirmed to Billboard.
Oprah's 2020 Wellness Arena Tour Making A Stop In TexasLady O is going on a speaking tour next year and one of her stops is in Texas. This time Oprah Winfrey's arena tour will promote a healthier lifestyle.
The Foote Files: Illinois JacquetJean-Baptiste “Illinois” Jacquet was an American jazz tenor saxophonist best known for his performance of “Flying Home” along with Lionel Hampton and his band.
The Foote Files: Cozy ColeCole had three songs to chart on the Billboard Hot 100, all in 1958, some thirty years after he started to perform professionally with Wilbur Sweatman in 1928.
The Foote Files: Paul Mauriat's Love Is BluePaul Mauriat (born March 4, 1922 and died November 3, 2006 at age 81) was a French orchestra leader who scored a #1 hit on the American Billboard chart in 1968.
Academy Award Winner Matthew McConaughey Joins University Of Texas FacultyAcademy Award winning actor Matthew McConaughey can add "professor of practice" to his list of accolades.
The Foote Files: Van Cliburn & Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No. 1Pyotr llyich Tchaikovsky was a famous Russian composer and musician whose influence was felt around the world, including the state of Texas!
Say It Ain't So! Lower Greenville Ave Mainstay, Char Bar Closing"The price is too high to high…property taxes. Rent is too high."
The Foote Files: Jan Hammer And Miami ViceOne of the best instrumentals of the 1980s was the theme song for a successful police/action drama series, Miami Vice.
The Foote Files: Symphony #1 In C Major, Opus 21, By BeethovenI have had a love affair with classical music since 1965 when I started taking piano lessons in Dallas as a kid.
'On The Road Again': Willie Nelson Resumes Tour, Announces Show At Billy Bob'sTo the delight of devoted fans, country-music icon Willie Nelson, 86, will move forward with his upcoming tour despite previously announcing its cancellation due to a “breathing problem."