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    William Clark Green

    The 2015 album 'Ringling Roads' is inspired by Eastland, Texas

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    Sean McConnell

    Sean McConnell's latest single "Shotgun" was covered by Christina Aguilera on season 3 of Nashville.

    Credit: Sean McConnell
  • 3

    Josh Abbott Band

    Divorce inspired "Front Row Seat," a raw album to put out but also recover from a breakup.

    Patrick Tewey
  • 4

    Cody Johnson

    He started his first band when he was a freshman in high school, after picking up the guitar at the age of 12.

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    Kyle Park

    "True Love" was shot at Cheatham Street Warehouse in San Marcos, where Park went to school.

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    JD McPherson

    JD McPherson played in a few punk bands in high school and wrote his own music.

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    Eli Young Band

    The group formed in the dorms at University of North Texas. Starting the band out with the name of Eli & Young.

    Ciara Carver
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    Adam Hood

    “I Took a Train” from Welcome to the big world is a salute to one of Hood’s top musical heroes John Prine.

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    Dalton Domino

    Domino won the Larry Joe Taylor singer/songwriter contest a while back and performed at the Larry Joe Taylor Music Fest.

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    Reckless Kelly

    Reckless Kelly has played on Sixth Street in Austin, and turned a small venue called Lucy's Retired Surfers Bar, into a major music venue.