Stories tagged with: Texaco

July 30, 2013 - 2:26pm
2 years 17 weeks ago

The new venue for the talent show, which features aspiring local artists trying to make it big in the country music industry, will be at Eaglesticks Golf Course in the upper level area on Maysville Pike. The new location will provide a smaller stage for performers for them to give a more personal performance.

"One of the reasons we opted to move the showdown after talking with several parties and talking with some of the performers, a more intimate setting was something that we...

July 11, 2013 - 3:38pm
2 years 20 weeks ago

On Thursday the three judges for the Texaco Showdown, all of which have extensive experience with music and competitions, were busy narrowing down the dozens of applicants for the Texaco Showdown to about 12 finalists.

"We're actually really enjoying the process thus far and we really appreciate all of the talented artists who have submitted their tracks," said Vicki Maple, a judge for the competition. "And basically what we're charged with is, to try and find the best...

July 9, 2013 - 3:59pm
2 years 20 weeks ago

The local talent competition is coming to Secrest Auditorium in August as part of its national search for the next country music star and aspiring country music stars from all over our area will be competing in hopes of launching their country music career. Secrest fits over 1,700 people and they're expecting a sold out show.

"You can come to ticket crush on Maple Avenue. You can also go to secrest auditorium box office or call Secrest Auditorium at 454-6851 or you can...

June 27, 2013 - 7:56pm
2 years 22 weeks ago

Some of the biggest names in country music including Jason Aldean, Tim Mcgraw, and Miranda Lambert participated in this local contest and now it's your turn.

The Texaco Country Showdown is a national talent search that gives people with big voices from small towns a chance at stardom. The contest is open to talent in Zanesville and surrounding areas. Group performances are also welcome at the Texaco Country Showdown.

"When we talk about the next country superstar doesn't...

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