Category Archives: Music News

Person Of Interest In Threat Against Cody Jinks

Cody Jinks was scheduled to play a show at the Nacogdoches County Expo Center. The show was canceled after a caller to the venue made a threat against the show. Cody Jinks, at the advice of local officials, cancelled the show after it was determined to be a credible threat. “It is with much regret…MORE

Sturgill Simpson And Tyler Childers 2020 Tour Announced

It’s official- Sturgill Simpson and Tyler Childers will tour together next year. While we are thrilled for their success, it looks like the days of seeing these guys in small, intimate venues are over. Click here to find out where they’re playing next year.MORE

Cody Jinks Is #1 For 2 Consecutive Weeks!

Cody Jinks is makin’ history, y’all! The Texas native has hit the top of the charts two weeks in a row with his albums, ‘After The Fire’ and ‘The Wanting’. Read more about Jinks here and find out WHY this is such a big deal!MORE

Congratulations Parker McCollum!

Parker McCollum has officially been signed to Universal Music Group Nashville. Parker, who broke out with the critic and fan adored debut album The Limestone Kid in 2013 and has been steadily been building a dedicated fan base ever sense, will join a roster of award winning artists including George Strait, Kacey Musgraves, Vince Gill and many more. Congratulations…MORE

Bart Crow Continues Work On His New EP

Bart Crow has shared the band new lyric video for “Whiskey Ain’t Workin,” which is one of the five tracks on his latest EP, I’m Not Finished. Check it out here:MORE

Granger Smith’s Son Has Died

Granger Smith announced Thursday that his young son, River Kelly Smith, died in a drowning accident at home. It’s a heartbreaking tragedy and all of us at 949 The Outlaw send our thoughts and prayers to Smith and his family during this time. Read more about River Kelly Smith’s death here.  MORE

Hear Tom Petty Influences In Randy Rogers Band’s New Album ‘Hellbent’

Much of Randy Rogers Band’s new album was recorded during October, 2017 so the album is heavily influenced by two major events–the death of Rock legend Tom Petty and the mass shooting at the Route 91 Harvest Festival in Vegas. “We played that festival a few years prior to that, so we could place ourselves…MORE

949 The Outlaw’s James Cook Wins At Texas Regional Radio Music Awards

949 The Outlaw’s James Cook Wins At Texas Regional Radio Music Awards

Congratulations to Program Director and Morning Host James Cook for being chosen ‘On-Air Personality of the Year’ at the 2019 Texas Regional Radio Music Awards. James said, “Getting to perform in front of that magnificent audience and winning On-Air Personality meant the world to me. I want to thank all of my fellow co-workers including…MORE

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