Home of the rodeo and rock 'n' roll, texmex and tejano, Buddy Holly and Beyoncé; it's no surprise that Texas is full of force. Its variety contributes to its world renown; whether inspiring city arts movements or tranquil coastlines picking up surfers from shore to shore, delicate seafood dishes or hearty home grown chilli, Texas has a range of scenes all of which pack as much punch as the next.
As you make your way around Emerging Icons you'll see that there's all kinds of new music to discover- but each week we like to give you a bit of help and put a few suggestions your way. These are some of the best acts and the hottest tunes we've found on Emerging Icons in the past few days and we really want you to hear them. You NEED to.
Hello and welcome to my third installment of Morning Parade madness on The Huffington Post. I'm sitting in our rickety old LDV van affectionately named Winston that we bought back in the earliest days of Morning Parade, we're currently hurtling at the mighty speed of 70 mph on the traffic laden noose hung around the neck of London better known as the M25.