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St. Petersburg Times
Ray Wylie Hubbard brings his brand of country and blues to Stringbreak Music Festival
Ray Wylie Hubbard still has his "outlaw" sound, and often regales his audiences with his one and only genuine cult hit, Up Against the Wall , a song made famous by his longtime friend, Jerry Jeff Walker.
Austin American Statesman
Weekend music picks
Weekend music picks: The Grouch & Eligh, Moistboyz and Meat Puppets, Jerry Jeff Walker, Pink Martini & The Von Trapps, The Internet The Grouch & Eligh at the Parish.
David Bromberg to bring bluesy, bluegrass sound to Paradise
In the '60s and '70s, singer, songwriter and guitarist, David Bromberg, performed as a sideman, for some of the leading folk artists of the day , at the same time, he was establishing himself as a musical headliner, collaborating with the likes of Bob Dylan, Carly Simon, George Harrison, Ringo Starr, The Grateful Dead, and The Eagles.
Celebrity birthdays for the week of March 16-22
March 16: Comedian Jerry Lewis is 88. Movie director Bernardo Bertolucci is 73. Game-show host Chuck Woolery is 73. Singer-songwriter Jerry Jeff Walker is 72. Actor Victor Garber is 65. Actor Erik Estrada is 65. Actress Kate Nelligan is 63. Country singer Ray Benson of Asleep at the Wheel is 63. Guitarist-singer Nancy Wilson of Heart is 60. Actress ... (more)
Tyler Morning Telegraph
Frog Fest helps wounded veterans (country...
Crystal Beach, Texas: Frog Fest helps wounded veterans. Their intention is to build a retreat veterans can come to, construction due to begin in April of 2014.