Texas Essentials: Centrell Reed, Founder CReed Global Media

by Gabi De la Rosa on September 23, 2020

With over 20 years in the entertainment industry, Centrell Reed knows a thing or two about talent. After living in the Atlanta and Los Angeles areas, surrounded by beautiful and talented people who were not...

Saving Performing Arts in Texas, One Artist at a Time

by Julie Tereshchuk on September 10, 2020

What does it take to bring two dramatically different arts organizations together? Simple. A pandemic that has roiled theater and the arts across the globe. Rolling up their sleeves to give vital support to artists...

#TXVoices: SHAB, Dallas-based Indie-Pop Artist

by Gracie Watt on August 24, 2020

Dallas-based artist, refugee and mother SHAB is rising in popularity and on the charts with her new single “Spell On Me.” SHAB is nothing short of a rising pop goddess. Her potential shines through in...

Five Minutes With Houston Lawyer and Film Producer Derek Potts

by Bob Valleau on August 19, 2020

Derek Potts has always been a film fan. Today, Potts combines his career as a successful litigator--he founded his now national law firm in 2001 out of two rooms as a solo practitioner—with that of...

Grammy-nominated Austin Quartet Set to Release New Album

by Leean Vargas on August 17, 2020

Folk yeah, bring on the banjos!  When it comes to Grammy-nominated quartet Wood & Wire, go ahead and throw out all the expectations that might be created from the sounds by four pickers holding a...

Five Minutes With Josh Merwin, Founder of the Houston International Sports Film Festival

by Gabi De la Rosa on August 11, 2020

Houston native Josh Merwin has loved sports since he was a young child. As he grew up, Merwin channeled his love for sports through his career as a sports photographer and filmmaker for several media...

#TXReads: A Shootout with Big Pharma in Jon Land’s Latest, “Strong From the Heart”

by K. L. Romo on July 29, 2020

In this fast-paced narrative, readers race from the mysterious death of 286 citizens of a sleepy Texas border town to its tragic history from 100-years earlier, then leap to the current opioid crisis that has...

#MusicMonday: Jarrod Dickenson, Singer, Songwriter and Performer

by Lisa Davis on July 13, 2020

Known for his soulful vocals and ability to blend a variety of instruments and influences into one signature sound, Jarrod Dickenson is a Texas musician with international appeal. As a late bloomer to music, Dickenson...