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A Grand Slam!

By Sam Houston | February 25, 2019 | Comments Off on A Grand Slam!

I have a little confession to make to you all: As General Manager of the New Granbury Live, one of my many duties is to book acts for the theater. From the outside that may appear to be an easy job. During the course of a week I have occasions for people to approach me … Read more

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A Blowout Weekend at The New Granbury Live!

By Sam Houston | February 12, 2019 | Comments Off on A Blowout Weekend at The New Granbury Live!

I love it when we have a busy weekend at the New Granbury Live: especially when those who attend walk out of the theater have a big smile on their face! This last Friday night we had my friend Max Stalling perform and gosh darn he put on quite a show! I think everyone’s favorite … Read more

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Can you believe that 2018 is almost over?

By Sam Houston | December 27, 2018 | Comments Off on Can you believe that 2018 is almost over?

Can you believe that 2018 is almost over? My mind tells me I should be looking for Easter or St Patrick’s Day, but no, the year is almost over! When I look back at how far Granbury Live has come in such a short period of time, it gives me a great sense of pride … Read more

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Christmas Season Kicks off with a Holly Jolly Christmas

By Sam Houston | November 26, 2018 | Comments Off on Christmas Season Kicks off with a Holly Jolly Christmas

Well the Christmas season could not have started off better than it did this past weekend! On Friday night the Historic Granbury Merchants produced their annual Christmas Parade and it was spectacular! Lots of floats and lots of folks there to watch all the Christmas spirt unfold! I would hate to hazard a guess as … Read more

Johnny Rodriguez and Sam Houston

Well you have just gotta love ya some Johnny Rodriquez!

By Sam Houston | November 14, 2018 | Comments Off on Well you have just gotta love ya some Johnny Rodriquez!

We had another big sold out show at Granbury Live this past weekend when country music legend, Johnny Rodriquez came to town! I know Johnny’s fans were happy to see him, but I do not know if anyone was more excited then I was. I started listening to Johnny when I was working in the … Read more

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Did you miss the big “House Party” at The New Granbury Live?

By Sam Houston | November 5, 2018 | Comments Off on Did you miss the big “House Party” at The New Granbury Live?

What we you doing this past Friday night? If you were not at the New Granbury Live you missed my friends, Ray Reed and Gator as they rocked the house playing their “House Party Blues”. What are “House Party Blues”? It is a combination of some great blues sounds mixed in with a little Motown … Read more

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Five Funny Females?

By Sam Houston | October 8, 2018 | Comments Off on Five Funny Females?

Not sure many people enjoy music more than I do. For me, one of the best things about being associated with the New Granbury Live is the opportunity to regularly attend great music concerts from a wide arrange of artists. Every now and then, it is nice to take a break from music and have … Read more

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South Oak Cliff comes to Granbury Live!

By Sam Houston | October 1, 2018 | Comments Off on South Oak Cliff comes to Granbury Live!

I love it when Granbury Live sort of branches out and brings a new act to town! This past Friday it was our great pleasure to have the Rosemont Kings, a wonderfully talented band from south Dallas come and perform. It was incredible! They played Motown, R and B, Pop, and a little Rock and … Read more

General Sam Fort Chadbourne

Quite a Weekend!

By Sam Houston | September 18, 2018 | Comments Off on Quite a Weekend!

It was quite a weekend this past week! At Granbury Live we had a couple of great performances of the Tony Award winning play, Same Time Next Year; one on Friday night and one on Sunday afternoon! The Director Don Shook brought two wonderful actors to play the roles of George and Doris; Nancy Chartier … Read more

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The Granbury Live Follies knocked it out of the park again Saturday!

By Sam Houston | August 21, 2018 | Comments Off on The Granbury Live Follies knocked it out of the park again Saturday!

The Granbury Live Follies knocked it out of the park again Saturday! As a group we were really excited to create a show which featured the music of the legendary Willie Nelson; songs which he performed and songs which he wrote which have been performed by other people. Did you know Willie Nelson has written … Read more