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East Texas Takeover: Four New Bands Face Off in Round 3 [AUDIO, POLL]

There are a couple of returning contenders this round. Are you ready to judge who you like best?

This is the chance for bands from East Texas to get air play on 96X The Rock of East Texas, and it is really turning into a fight. First, let's all congratulate The Alan Fox Band for winning Round 2. Now,  let's put four more bands to the test. Ready, set, go for round three!

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401(K)2012, Flickr
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Are You Ready for More Money, Tyler? Alcohol Election Will Bring Big Revenue

With the passing of Proposition 2, Tyler is now able to sell beer and wine for off premises consumption. This landmark decision was hard to swallow for some that stood against the proposition. What could be the silver lining for the few who opposed the measure?

Money.

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lindsey gee, Flickr
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A Right to Choose is Here — Alcohol Elections Pass in Tyler

As the poll results continue to trickle in, I am getting more and more excited. As an adult with rights to adult decisions and choices, it will be a great to go to my neighborhood grocery store for my dinner's wine selection instead of 30 minutes away. There are some that are upset with this, but is it their right to take away my right to choose for myself?

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East Texas Takeover: Get Your Vote on in Round 2 [AUDIO, POLL]

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After thousands of votes last week, the competition got heated. This is the chance for bands from East Texas to get air play on 96X The Rock of East Texas, and it is really turning into a fight

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Knifight + Lucas for Sheriff Promise to Bring a Rocking Show at Click’s Live

The state of our music experience in East Texas has often become an assembly line of average and boring. I mean no offense to those out there making and performing music. It is a struggle for you as well I am sure, but how else will we change the lineup of bands if there are not different and new bands playing around town to challenge the mass of cover bands?

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East Texas Takeover: Round 1 Officially Begins [AUDIO, POLL]

After taking song submissions for three weeks, we are ready to start the first round of the second East Texas Takeover! This is the chance for bands from East Texas to get air play on 96X The Rock of East Texas.

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The Sideshow Tragedy, Facebook
The Sideshow Tragedy, Facebook
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The Sideshow Tragedy are Taking Over Tyler This Saturday

Austin's The Sideshow Tragedy are coming to Tyler on Saturday night, November 3rd. If you have not set  weekend plans yet, come out to the Coffin Shop in downtown Tyler. If you do have plans, change them. Here is a little peek at what is roaring our way. 

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Chris Vinn @ chrisvinnphotography.com
Chris Vinn @ chrisvinnphotography.com
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The Coffin Shop — Tyler’s Music Venue You’ve Been Missing Out On

There are only a handful of music venues venues in Tyler. Of these few places to hear live music and see local art, only one is like the Coffin Shop in downtown Tyler. So, what have you been missing out on?

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Buy Local First Holds Fundraiser Concert

Buy Local First is an group of residents and local businesses looking to change the ability of limited alcohol sales in Tyler. You may remember them from outside a large number of businesses in Tyler asking for your signature on the petition to vote for this change. They are looking to spread the word and earn raise some money for the cause. This show will be a great taste of local activities, awareness, and the Stanley's Famous Pit BBQ experience.

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Old School-New School: Battle of the Race Car Driver Hotties [POLL]

OK, Old School-New School lovers, today we are doing race car drivers and yes, there are some hotties hitting putting the pedal to the metal! We have Danica Patrick of NASCAR going up against Shannon McIntosh (Indy and USAC Sprints) pitted in your weekly poll.

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Uncle Lucius, Facebook
Uncle Lucius, Facebook
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Uncle Lucius is in Tyler Tonight — Get Ready With These Jams

Uncle Lucius is performing tonight at the Liberty Hall Theater. The show starts at 8 p.m. Do not miss this chance to see a great band in an amazing venue. 

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And since we live in a society where it's become more accepted to talk via text instead of by voice, why not do it with us?

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