Texas music history swarms with stories of Texans who went to Nashville dreaming of fame and fortune. The most celebrated stories hinge on spectacular failure, which is followed by a return to Texas, and after regrouping back on home turf, eventual triumph. The most famous of these tales is that of the Outlaw movement. Willie and Waylon failed when they tried to storm Music City; it was only when they started lobbing their shells from Austin that Music... More >>>
The Tennessee hills held little appeal for Henry Garza (left).