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Tommy Alverson at Texas Music Scene
Tommy Alverson prepares to rock the Texas Music Scene stage. Photo courtesy of Texas Music Scene
Tom Hoitsma
Long before Tom Hoitsma became executive producer of Texas Music Scene, he painted artwork such as this piece that hangs in his Uptown Dallas office.  Photo by Conner Howell
Bob Schneider
Bob Scheneider wows the crowd with his soulful sound. Photo courtesy of Texas Music Scene
Texas Music Scene stage
Kevin Fowler performs on the Texas Music Scene stage, which featured a live audience for the first time October 2. Photo Courtesy of Texas Music Scene