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The Jackin’ Around PODCAST, presented by Lone Star Dry Goods, is hosted by a 2-time Academy of Country Music awarding-winner and host of the nationally syndicated TV show Texas Music Scene, Jack Ingram. Join Jack weekly as he welcomes your favorite music, sports, and entertainment personalities on YouTube and your favorite audio platforms. Visit www.JackinAroundPODCAST.com to access the most up-to-date podcast information and audio, social media & YouTube links, including links to access all past episodes plus more.
✅ JACK INGRAM (Host Bio & Links)
Jack Ingram’s (https://jackingram.net/) music career spans over four decades and includes 18 records, 6 top #20 singles, including a #1 hit, on the Country Billboard charts. Most recently, in May of 2001, Jack, alongside fellow singer/songwriters Miranda Lambert and Jon Randall, released The Marfa Tapes. According to Lambert, The Marfa Tapes stems from a fruitful songwriting partnership that has already resulted in the 2018 ACM Song of the Year “Tin Man” (Ingram / Lambert / Randall).
Additionally, Jack is no stranger to the airwaves as a TV host of the Texas Music Scene, a half-hour weekly program that airs in over 70 U.S markets and has won 22 Telly awards and 2 People’s Choice awards. In 2013, Jack teamed up with actor Matthew McConaughey and football coach Mack Brown to create an annual multi-day fundraiser, golf tournament, & concert, MJM. Since its inception, MJM has raised nearly $20 million for children’s charities.
✅ GREG HENRY (guest bio & links)
Greg Henry began his music career working as a tour manager for Pat Green in the early 1990s. His role morphed into representing Pat as his exclusive booking agent for nearly 15 years. Greg subsequently founded a booking agency, Austin Universal Entertainment (AUE), in 1997 and grew AUE into one of the largest independent booking agencies in the country.
Over the next 15 years, he represented and managed artists, including Cross Canadian Ragweed, Wade Bowen, Cory Morrow, Jason Boland, and dozens of other artists. In 2012, Greg sold AUE to accept a position as COO at the historic Backyard in Austin, TX. Greg left the Backyard in 2015 to open a restaurant in Buda, TX, Willie Joint. Greg also produces nearly a dozen events, including the Margarita Salas Festival in Waco, TX.
✅ LONE STAR DRY GOODS (sponsor info & links)
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✅ CONTACT INFO
Matt Peveto, Executive Producer • (713) 859-3929 • Matt@MattPeveto.com • Connect on Linkedin Linkedin