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  1. Home (improvement) on the range: Caprock Canyons opens 10K acres to bison herdRead the original story

    Yesterday |

    ... The park and its herd have a fan base with the Texas State Bison Music Festival, attracting artists like Asleep at the Wheel in the past and Mark Chesnutt this year. York Junior High in Conroe has students study across several areas including ...


  2. The cowboy rides back: George Strait releases live album; premieres CMT specialRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... throughout Strait's remarkable 30+ year career, features special guests Jason Aldean, Ray Benson (of Asleep at the Wheel), Kenny Chesney, Eric Church, Sheryl Crow, Vince Gill, Faith Hill, Alan Jackson, Miranda Lambert and Martina McBride, and ...


  3. Owner seeks to restore glory to once-proud Plainview gemRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 |

    ... will go to the restoration project. A barbecue meal will be available before the Natalie Grant and Asleep at the Wheel concerts for an additional $15. Advanced purchase recommended. Tickets are available in Plainview at The Brew Coffeehouse, 108 E. ...


  4. Jason RobertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | The Austin Chronicle

    For the past 19 years, Jason Roberts' fiddle has been as hallmark to the sound of Asleep at the Wheel as Ray Benson's hearty laugh.


  5. Billy Joe Shaver touring with new songs but same outlaw styleRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | The Miami Herald

    ... include: Johnny Cash ("I'm Just an Old Chunk of Coal"), the The Allman Brothers Band ("Sweet Mama"), Asleep at the Wheel ("Way Down Texas Way") and Elvis ("You Asked Me To"). "Long in the Tooth" is different. It's Shaver's first studio album in six ...


  6. Emily Gimble Launches New Single for Beyond Batten Disease FoundationRead the original story

    Friday Aug 8 | PRWeb

    Pianist, vocalist and newest member of Asleep at the Wheel, Emily Gimble has a brand new single, "Mighty Like a Rose," currently available for downloads on the web at CD, iTunes, Amazon and other online distributors.


  7. Knickerbocker stars turn out for local blues projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | The Day

    ... Sheerar is similarly impressive. One-time Knick owner Johnny Nicholas, whose resume includes stints with Asleep at the Wheel, Commander Cody and Rhode Island legends the Black Cat Blues Band and the Rhythm Rockers, provided vocals on three tunes ...


  8. 4th Annual Jerry Garcia FestRead the original story

    Friday Aug 8 | Austin American Statesman

    ... all-star Grateful Dead tribute band, kicks off the two-night celebration. Ray Benson and Katie Holmes of Asleep at the Wheel and Gordy Quist of Band of Heathens are special guests on Friday, with members of Wood & Wire joining in on Saturday. A ...


  9. Austin Music Source: Friday music picks: Mustered Courage, SphynxRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | Austin American Statesman

    ... kicks off a two-night "Jerryfest" celebration at Threadgill's South. Ray Benson and Katie Holmes of Asleep at the Wheel and Gordy Quist of Band of Heathens are special guests on Friday, with members of Wood & Wire joining in on Saturday. a The ...


  10. Brooks & Dunn hit 'Boot Scootin' Boogie' turns 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 1 |

    ... eventually dethrone the honky-tonk smash. The tune, written by Ronnie Dunn, originally appeared on an Asleep at the Wheel album in 1990. Dunn and duo partner Kix Brooks also recorded "Boot Scootin' Boogie" for their debut record on Arista Nashville ...


  11. Weekend Top 10: Art + Soul brings Pacific Mambo Orchestra to OaklandRead the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | Hispanic Business

    ... taking part are singer and guitarist, is best known as a onetime member of the famed Western swing band Asleep at the Wheel. On ; . 6 "NIGHT OF THE IGUANA": Is it just me or does it seem that summer is the time to see a ...


  12. Big Texas Swing School teaches music, life lessonsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Hispanic Business

    ... trumpet with ," Alexander said. This year has been especially sweet for Alexander who was featured with Asleep at the Wheel as the opening act for roping buddy at AT&T stadium. "That was so much fun," Alexander said. "I have known George for years ...


  13. Music Under the StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Austin American Statesman

    ... this year because the Fourth of July fell on a Friday. Ray Benson has spent much of the year away from Asleep at the Wheel to promote his fine solo disc "A Little Piece"; he'll be backed by the hot young newgrass group MilkDrive, his frequent ...


  14. Special Report: Asleep at the WheelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | KIII

    ... instructors to examine what could be done to make our highways less dangerous in a 3News Special Report: Asleep at the Wheel.


  15. Fugoo Speaker: Bluetooth Built ToughRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Mashable

    ... a lot of distortion to get more bass. For me, I was just happy to be able to play Band of Skulls' "Asleep at the Wheel" full blast without having my ears assaulted by the death throes of overdriven drivers, which is what happens when you crank this ...


  16. Flatt Lonesome, TooRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2014 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... Kelsi Robertson Harrigill, the song sounds as if it could have been borrowed from Cindy Walker or Asleep At The Wheel. Kelsi and sister, Charli, deliver tight Quebe-esque harmony. Michael Stockton's bluesy dobro helps gets this song swingin', and ...


  17. Semi crash spills 48,000 pounds of scrap metal on Hwy. 512Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | KOMO News

    ... but did not require treatment. The State Patrol says he was not impaired, and it's believed he fell asleep at the wheel. All eastbound lanes of Highway 512 were closed for about four hours during the investigation and cleanup from the crash, ...


  18. Asleep at the WheelRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2012 | Air & Space

    While fighter pilots risk being shot down, or, in the case of F-22 pilots, suffering oxygen deprivation , it turns out that one of the hazards of flying an unmanned drone is boredom - or at least that's what researchers at MIT have concluded.


  19. ACL Fest announces day-by-day lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | Austin American Statesman

    ... reveal more specifics about local acts that aren't performing on both weekends. Friday, Oct. 3, features Asleep at the Wheel, while Wheel leader Ray Benson teams with MilkDrive on Friday, Oct. 10. Exclusives on Saturday, Oct. 4, include Johnnyswim ...


  20. Austin American-Statesman Peter Blackstock columnRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    ... the bar for local Mexican-American singer-songwriters, shares the bill with last show before joining Asleep at the Wheel!" Late last week, Benson's office confirmed the news about Gimble, whose vocals and keyboards were an integral part of the ...