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Finding Heroes of Texas Music 'All Over The Map'

Courtesy University of North Texas Press

Based on music writer Michael Corcoran's interviews with hitmakers across the state, the latest edition of "All Over The Map" highlights the heroes of Texas music, both on the stage and behind the scenes.

With over 30 years of research on a range of genres from blues and country to hip-hop and Conjunto, Corcoran puts together portraits of iconic artists in relation to the parts of Texas each musician calls home.

Guest: Michael Corcoran, music critic, historian and author of "All Over The Map: True Heroes of Texas Music"

Listen to the music featured in the show on Spotify.

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