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  1. TAMI Flashback: Hondo Crouch and Luckenbach, TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Slackerwood

    ... into a storied music venue; the town's association with country music was cemented in 1973, when Jerry Jeff Walker and the Lost Gonzo Band recorded their classic live album Viva Terlingua in the Luckenbach Dance Hall. This month's TAMI Flashback ...

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  2. Wesley Geiger: a Dallas singer-songwriter you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    Townes Van Zandt, Joni Mitchell, Jerry Jeff Walker, and Neil Young are just some of the influences and touch points you'll hear when you listen to Dallas singer-songriter Wesley Geiger . Geiger recently self-released his debut, El Dorado , a nine song collection of songs that showcases his extraordinary talent as a singer and songwriter.

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  3. Big Names Inducted Into Colorado Music Hall Of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | CBS Local

    ... Band moved to Colorado from Los Angeles in the early 1970s and had hit songs, including the 1970 cover of Jerry Jeff Walker's "Mr. Bojangles."

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  4. Sunday music picks: Lost Austin Band, Sam BakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 27 | Austin American Statesman

    ... - were integral to the fruitful early-'70s period that immediately preceded it, through their work with Jerry Jeff Walker's Lost Gonzo Band, Michael Murphey (before he added the Martin) and more. Bill Browder and David Moerbe of the country-rock ...

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  5. The Grand 1894 Opera House Welcomes Jerry Jeff Walker TonightRead the original story

    Dec 26, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Grand 1894 Opera House will present country-rocker Jerry Jeff Walker, tonight, December 27, 2014 at 8 pm. Tickets may be purchased at The Grand's Box Office, 2020 Postoffice Street, by calling 409.765.1894, 800.821.1894, or online at www.thegrand.com .

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  6. Charley's gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Jerusalem Post

    ... with big hearts and bigger ideas. Charley was proud to be a Texan. He loved Mexican food, the music of Jerry Jeff Walker, conservative politics, Christians who love Israel. Charley was from San Antone... the first-ever Betari from Texas. He found ...

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  7. Bill Staines Opening at the Linden Tree CoffeehouseRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... recorded by the likes of Peter, Paul, and Mary, Makem and Clancy, Nanci Griffith, Glen Yarborough, and Jerry Jeff Walker. His music is sung at campfires and folk music gatherings, in homes and churches, all around the country. Songs like "All God's ...

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  8. Broken Spoke celebrates 50 years with surprise performances from legendary artistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | CultureMap

    ... they tease. The celebration kicked off Tuesday night with surprise performances from the legendary Jerry Jeff Walker and Texas country vet Jack Ingram, who joined Weldon Henson, Bruce Robison and Pauline Reese on the stage. Expect even more famous ...

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  9. Review: Nitty Gritty a witty hit in Duncan cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... played some covers the crowd happily sung and clapped along to such as Bruce Springsteen's Cadillac Ranch, Jerry Jeff Walker's Mr. Bojangles, and The Band's The Weight. To be sure, NGDB got a collective crowd hug by playing hits such as Fishin' In ...

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  10. The Grand 1894 Opera House to Welcome Jerry Jeff Walker, 12/27Read the original story

    Oct 30, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Grand 1894 Opera House will present country-rocker Jerry Jeff Walker, Saturday, December 27, 2014 at 8 pm. Tickets may be purchased at The Grand's Box Office, 2020 Postoffice Street, by calling 409.765.1894, 800.821.1894, or online at www.thegrand.com .

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  11. Honky-Tonk HavenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Austin Monthly

    ... door into the dirt parking lot and then danced right back in," says White. Country singers/songwriters Jerry Jeff Walker (far left) and Joe Ely (second from left) sat in with Ernest Tubb (right) in 1975. In 1965, the Whites added an extension, a ...

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  12. 'Modern Texas Outlaw' Ronny Spears, from Frisco, died MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Dallas Morning News

    ... Modern Day Outlaw, "a collection of Willie-and-Waylon inspired, unadulterated honky-tonk music with a '70s Jerry Jeff Walker/Ray Wylie Hubbard country-rock bent," reads a Dallas Morning News story from the mid-'90s. The memorial service is at noon ...

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  13. If It Ain't BrokenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Texas Highways

    Jerry Jeff Walker used to say that he doesn't live in Texas, he lives in Austin. The opposite can be said of the Broken Spoke, where true honky-tonk Texas lives in the heart of nouveau hip Austin.

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  14. Legendary country singers and a Redneck Mother rock sellout boot scootin' fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | CultureMap

    The 411: Country icon Jerry Jeff Walker and platinum country artist Clay Walker kept the dance floor packed with many among the 400 supporters on their feet and singing along for old-time hits such as "Mr. Bojangles" and "Redneck Mother." The sellout crowd helped raise funds for Mission Connect, the collaborative research program on traumatic brain and spinal cord injuries.

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  15. Kudos Folk Music Showcase returns Nov. 1 at Old Town Center for the ArtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | Verde Independent

    ... best known for authoring the perennial anthem "Up Against the Wall, Redneck Mother." Country legend Jerry Jeff Walker included "Up Against the Wall" on his acclaimed 1973 LP Viva Terlingua and instantly guaranteed Hubbard with instant cult status in ...

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  16. Ray Wylie Hubbard with Kelley MickweeRead the original story

    Sep 20, 2014 | Triangle.com

    Presented By Marianne Taylor Music Ray Wylie Hubbard was a significant figure in the 70a 2s outlaw/progressive country movement. Although his biggest success during this period was the recording of his song "Up against the Wall, Redneck Mother" by Jerry Jeff Walker, he is regarded as an elder statesman of Texas music and is associated with such artists as Willie Nelson and Waylon Jennings.

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  17. Friday music picksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Austin American Statesman

    ... a Two of Austin's most distinctive three-named musical characters are in action tonight: Gypsy songman Jerry Jeff Walker plays ACL Live, while Tex-Mex nuevo-wavo maestro Joe King Carraso mixes it up at ABGB. a Monofonus Press throws a two-day party ...

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  18. Todd Snider gets his jam band on with Hard Working AmericansRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... two decades. During his solo shows, he often channels the spirit of Woody Guthrie or that of his mentor, Jerry Jeff Walker, delivering politically charged underdog tales with wry humor. Somewhat surprisingly, Snider also is a huge improvisational ...

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  19. Austin Music Source: Friday music picks: Danny Crooks Day, Pacific Island Roots & CultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Austin American Statesman

    ... a Two of Austin's most distinctive three-named musical characters are in action tonight: Gypsy songman Jerry Jeff Walker plays ACL Live, while Tex-Mex nuevo-wavo maestro Joe King Carraso mixes it up at ABGB. a Monofonus Press throws a two-day party ...

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  20. Ray Wylie Hubbard w/ Kelley Mickwee (of The Trishas) Presented By Marianne Taylor MusicRead the original story

    Sep 14, 2014 | Triangle.com

    Ray Wylie Hubbard was a significant figure in the 70a 2s outlaw/progressive country movement. Although his biggest success during this period was the recording of his song "Up against the Wall, Redneck Mother" by Jerry Jeff Walker, he is regarded as an elder statesman of Texas music and is associated with such artists as Willie Nelson and Waylon Jennings.

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