Lubbock native Darren Welch never had a choice — he was destined to pursue music. “It’s all consuming,” Welch said. “I just have to make music. I don’t know why that is, but I have to.” He laughed and added, “It’s really almost a curse.” more

Mar 1, 2017 3:10 PM Music

John Sprott consistently delivers some of the most powerful live music in West Texas. Many would say Sprott is Lubbock’s greatest guitarist—a title he’s quick to protest. If Sprott isn’t the best guitar player in town, he’s certainly the most humble. more

Dec 29, 2016 9:19 AM Music

Junior's Listening Room at CapRock Winery will resume in the Spring of 2017. This story was published before the Listening Room was postponed. more

Dec 7, 2016 10:01 AM Music

Bob Dylan, the musician Rolling Stone named the greatest songwriter of all time, is coming to Lubbock for a concert Oct. 20. more

Oct 3, 2016 4:20 PM Music

The Time Jumpers, a band that can’t be missed, are coming to the Lubbock on July 23. The renowned group is comprised of ten members, each of whom have made outstanding contributions to the richness of country music. more

Jul 6, 2016 10:19 AM Music