Hometown: Montgomery, AL...but raised in Bossier City. Birthday: October 28th, 1971Sign: Scorpio Marital Status: Married to Gary Thomas, five years in February Kids: One baby girl, Emma, Pets: Sasha Anne, my baby kitty Favorite Artist: Toad the Wet Sprocket! Of course, they broke up, so their lead singer Glen Phillips would be my favorite. Also like Matchbox 20 (Twenty), John Mayer and other similar bands Favorite All-Time CD: "Coil" by Toad the Wet Sprocket Favorite Song Lyric: "Take your cautionary tales, take your incremental gain, and all the synchophantic games, throw em all away" (From "Throw It All Away" by Toad)
Trepid – Those ‘Crazy Ass B____es’ Won 99x Rotation
Congrats to the Trepid gang, who reinvented themselves with a new singer and drummer and came out on top in the latest Homegrown Picks of the Week poll.
Trepid vs. Dorian’s Fall vs. Losing Anna – Homegrown Picks of the Week
It's a Louisiana showdown! We're keeping it very local this week with two bands that have never before been part of the Homegrown voting and one that knows Homegrown Picks very well (now with a new singer and new recordings). Vote for your favorite once a day, and then listen for the …
Congratulations to Deaf Angel, Our Latest Homegrown Picks Winner
Last week we gave Louisiana a bye in our weekly Homegrown Picks poll, instead shining the spotlight on three regional acts. Light the Fire, Deaf Angel and Jessica Seven all hail from Arkansas and Texas. But it was Fort Worth's own Deaf Angel who took the win, earning a spot in 99X rot…
Jessica Seven vs. Light the Fire vs. Deaf Angel – Homegrown Picks of the Week
We're heading over to Texas and Arkansas for this week's poll. Take a listen to the three tunes by Jessica Seven, Light the Fire and Deaf Angel, pick your favorite, and don't forget to come back every day this week to vote! You can vote once a day, through midnight Saturday.
Jonny Pecker Wins Homegrown Picks Poll
Congrats to east Texans Jonny Pecker (& the Beaver Bustin Pickle Weasels)! They had an awesome response on the latest Homegrown Picks of the Week Poll.
Breaktime for Francis vs. Shayliff vs. Jonny Pecker – Homegrown Picks of the Week
It's a Natchitoches-Stonewall-east Texas match-up this week! And these are all bands that have either recently played a 99x show...or are about to. So get your votes in!
Can’t Kill the Ugly – Our Latest Homegrown Picks Winner
Congratulations to the Tyler, Texas, guys from Can't Kill the Ugly...they came out ahead in this week's Homegrown Picks of the Week poll. You can catch them in light rotation beginning Monday on 99x!
Will Marilyn Manson-Rob Zombie Onstage Feud Affect Future Tour Dates?
Are future tour dates in jeopardy after an onstage feud in Detroit between Marilyn Manson and Rob Zombie? There's no indication of that right now.
Can’t Kill the Ugly vs. Arkay vs. Darkside of Daylight – Homegrown Picks of the Week
It's another Louisiana/East Texas hard rock/metal showdown...Tyler versus Monroe versus Longview!
Chasing Daylight Wins the Homegrown Poll
Congrats to the guys from Chasing Daylight...they've won a spot in the 99x rotation this week, after running away with the votes in the latest Homegrown Picks poll!
Nothing More vs. Hounds of Jezebel vs. Chasing Daylight — Homegrown Picks of the Week
Another awesome round of Homegrown voting this week. We've got Nothing More from San Antonio, Texas, Hounds of Jezebel (some of these guys are from right here in Shreveport-Bossier, but based out of Houston, Texas) and Chasing Daylight from West Monroe.
Conversion of the Mind vs. Eight Feet Thick vs. Arkay — Homegrown Picks of the Week
It's east versus west this week. We've got Arkay and 8 Feet Thick from Monroe, and Conversion of the Mind from Shreveport/East Texas.