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Critical Time: PLEASE REQUEST "LET'S ALL GO TO MEXICO" by Kent Finlay & JAM

April 30, 2015

 

 

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CONTACT INFO FOR RADIO

Please continue to request "Let's All Go To Mexico" from the If Stars Could Sing LP. Here's the complete list of reporters. The first group is already playing it while the second group needs your encouragement. 

Station

Location

TW Spins

LW Spins

Badlands 

Friendswood 

17 

17 

IRCOUNTRY  

Corinth 

22 

22 

KACO 

Anadarko 

KACQ 

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TEXAS REGIONAL RADIO SPINS "LET'S ALL GO TO MEXICO."

April 19, 2015

Every week we're getting more spins! Please request "Let's All Go to Mexico," and thank radio for the plays, at these radio stations playing Texas, Country and Americana Music (the list of reporters not yet playing it is below--call and email them too!):

Station

Location

TW Spins

LW Spins

Badlands 

Friendswood 

17 

15 

IRCOUNTRY  

Corinth 

22 

18 

KACO 

Anadarko 

KACQ 

Lampasas 

10 

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MORE RADIO SPINS FOR JAM LAST WEEK

April 12, 2015

Dearest Friends, please look at list below and request "Let's All Go To Mexico." We received the most spins last week of any JAM song since Utopia. Their websites and request lines are found at online; let me know if you need help tracking down correct email address or phone number:

--jam

Texas Regional Radio Report Song Tracking Report

Artist: John Arthur Martinez

Song: Let's All Go To Mexico

Label: Independent

Week: 14

Year: 2015

First Reported: 2/13/2015

Weeks on TX Chart: 3

Stations
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THANKS FOR YOUR REQUESTS TO RADIO

March 29, 2015

My latest album.

Thank you so much for your request to Texas, Country, & Americana radio for spinning "Let's All Go To Mexico." I received 162 spins on the following stations over the airwaves and online: Badlands RadioIrCountry, KACO (Anadarko), Kcyl/Kacq Radio (Lampasas) KALH Variety 95 (La Luz, NM)KBST-FM (Big Springs) KBST (Big Springs) KCTI-AM 1450 (Gonzales),KCYL (Lampasas), KMOO-FM (Mineola), KQTY FM 106.7 (Borger), KRVA-FM (Sulfur Springs), KSNY Radio (Snyder), KSNY-AM (Snyder), KXOX(Sweetwater), Rebecca Creek
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PLEASE REQUEST "LET'S ALL GO TO MEXICO" by Kent Finlay & JAM

March 02, 2015

Today's featured Internet Radio station: www.radiofreetexas.org, longtime JAM supporter. Daniel & Cara Miller and the entire team at RFT are devoted to shining the light on Texas singer-songwriters like myself. Today's gig:Texas Tea-licious & Specialty Food Store, on the square in BurnetCounty Tex.Chris Reeves & I start at 6 and play until 8:01 P.M 

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First of all, let me say that Kent Finlay will be sorely missed by the Texas songwriting community. My deepest condolences go out to
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NEW CD AT MYTEXASMUSIC, WATERLOO RECORDS, LONESTAR MUSIC, ATKINS PHARMACY, MORE.

February 12, 2015

Good Day Austin Performance February 12, 2015

CD available online at: MyTexasMusic.com: http://www.mytexasmusic.com/johnarthurmartinez/ & LoneStarMusic.com: http://www.lonestarmusic.com/JohnArthurMartinez

Austin's Fox 7 Day Break Performance

http://www.myfoxaustin.com/clip/11129957/john-arthur-martinez

Boys in the band, Chris ReevesKurt BaumerLuiz Coutinho, & Mark Epstein brought it this morning--something special if you understand musician's hours! We kicked off official CD Release week of If Stars Could Sing and
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JOHN ARTHUR MARTINEZ PONDERS IF STARS COULD SING WHILE TAKING UP RESIDENCY AMID SUN AND MOON AT EL SOL Y LA LUNA

January 28, 2015

JAM's latest album.

AUSTIN, Texas — In 2004, on the heels of his second-place finish on the TV talent competition Nashville Star, singer-songwriter john Arthur martinez released an album titled Lone Starry Night, which climbed to No. 49 on Billboard magazine’s Top Country Albums chart. In 2015, he’s reaching for the stars again, so to speak, with the Feb. 15 release of If Stars Could Sing on his own JAM Records label. 

But martinez’s cosmos — or is it cosmic? —
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New York Times on House Concerts

December 31, 2014
Happy 2015! 

Last year many friends and fans hosted concerts in their homes, and 2015 I hope to do even more. Here's a reprint of the New York Times/CHICAGO NEWS COOPERATIVE article on the subject. Let me know if you'd like to host one in your living room, back porch, patio, barn, airplane hanger or backyard by emailing jam@johnarthurmartinez.net (copy bookings@apachesongs.com just in case I'm travelling). Here's to a great year! --jam

CHICAGO NEWS COOPERATIVE

For the Ultimate, Intimate Concert, Host It Yourself

FiestaJAM Nearing!

October 11, 2014

It's almost here! FiestaJAM on Lake Marble Falls is a new three-day festival, Friday, October 17 at The Uptown on Main in Marble Falls, Satuday and Sunday, October 18 & 19 at Lakeside Park, showcasing the blossoming music and wine scenes in the Marble Falls/Burnet County area of the Texas Hill Country while supporting Marble Falls Independent School District and Harmony School of Creative Arts music education programs. All of the details are at www.fiestajam.org. FiestaJAM organizers include Grammy-nominated conductor and music
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Kickstarter Project Launched: If Stars Could Sing

June 11, 2014

If Stars Could Sing Kickstarter Campaign

"If Stars Could Sing," the song, was inspired by a young lady's comments in my recording studio. In reference to the chimes recorded by my percussionist Luiz Coutinho she said, "That's what it would sound like if stars could talk." A shooting star lit up my brain cells and I added "if stars could sing!" The album includes the same great players I tour with in Texas and Europe: Chris Reeves, Kurt Baumer, B.B. Morse, Mark Epstein, Ron Knuth, Stefano Bertolotti, Mike
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