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  1. LIVE: David Bromberg Big Band @ Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, 11/10/18Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Nippertown!

    ... rockers on that live set, but the song that moved me to tears was the mournful and empathetic version of Jerry Jeff Walker's "Mr. Bojangles," sung by Bromberg with his acoustic guitar in front of, like, 50 thousand people. It blew me away! The Troy ...


  2. My Brother the Car HornRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 27 | Wall Street Journal

    Eternal truth lurks in strange places. One of them is Jerry Jeff Walker's country ballad, "Singin' the Dinosaur Blues."


  3. Doug Gallant: Jensen's - Bob's Boots' an engaging and entertaining piece of workRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 24 | The Guardian

    ... JMI, has worked with some of the world's most respected folk and blues artists, from Pete Seeger and Jerry Jeff Walker to Kate & Anna McGarrigle, Bruce Cockburn and former Rolling Stones guitarist Mick Taylor. But, before he chose to focus his ...


  4. MUSIC: Ray Wylie Hubbard due Saturday at Texas Music City GrillRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2018 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... and music venue previously named Love & War in Texas. Hubbard first gained fame as the writer of the 1973 Jerry Jeff Walker hit "Up Against the Wall ... ." He is known for songs that blend, country, folk and blues. His most recent album, "Tell the ...


  5. Michael Martin Murphey Revisits His Roots With 'Austinology: Alleys of Austin'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2018 | Billboard

    ... returns to his Texas roots and is joined by Willie Nelson, Lyle Lovett, Kelly Willis, Bruce Robison, Jerry Jeff Walker and others who made Austin a respected music mecca. Murphey will be showcasing the album Thursday night (Oct. 18) during a sold ...


  6. Croy & the Boys, D.T. Buffkin, Garrett T. Capps, Disko Cowboy at Hotel VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2018 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... Croy & the Boys, plus San Antone's Garrett T. Capps and D.T. Buffkin cover 'Dillo favorites Doug Sahm, Jerry Jeff Walker, Willie, Waylon, and New Riders of Purple Sage, while H-Town's Disko Cowboy spins both genres: country and western. Kevin Curtin


  7. Today's EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2018 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... Croy & the Boys, plus San Antone's Garrett T. Capps and D.T. Buffkin cover 'Dillo favorites Doug Sahm, Jerry Jeff Walker, Willie, Waylon, and New Riders of Purple Sage, while H-Town's Disko Cowboy spins both genres: country and western. Begun in ...


  8. Old 97's, Django Walker set for this week's Longhorn City Limits concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2018 | Austin American Statesman

    ... early this week for an 11:15 a.m. hourlong set by Austin country-rocker Django Walker, son of Texas legend Jerry Jeff Walker. The Old 97's follow, from 12:45 p.m. to 2 p.m. Kickoff for the Baylor game is 2:30 p.m.


  9. Michael Martin Murphey Previews Highly-Anticipated Austinology Album...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2018 |

    ... Murphey's "Cosmic Cowboy"days: the 70's Austin music scene. Nearly 50 years ago, Murphey, Willie Nelson, Jerry Jeff Walker, Ray Wylie Hubbard, Steve Earle, and other musicians working the "Alleys of Austin," pioneered a masterful mashup of unabashed ...


  10. Why You Need to Know About Luckenbach, TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2018 | Southern Accents

    ... and play while people danced around them. It was at the dance hall that Texas-born singer and songwriter Jerry Jeff Walker recorded his 1973 album "A Viva Terlingua!", , thrusting the little burg into the country music spotlight . While Crouch ...


  11. Brownfield birthplace to family game Skip-BoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2018 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Gary P. Nunn is a country singer who has written songs for. David Allen Coe, Jerry Jeff Walker and Willie Nelson to name a few.


  12. The Local: Sandyman Flynn channels a vast expanse of folk history on intimate recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2018 |

    ... on Music Row in Nashville. Over the years, he's shared the stage with artists such as Jimmy Buffet, Jerry Jeff Walker and David Allen Coe. His voice is filled with the experiences of a live well-lived, aided on its way by the strums and plucks of ...


  13. Austin360 On The Record: Outlaws & Armadillos, Tish Hinojosa, moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2018 | Austin American Statesman

    ... out their own ways of making country music. Thus, classic tracks from 1970s Austin mainstays such as Jerry Jeff Walker, Doug Sahm, Joe Ely, Marcia Ball, Michael Murphey, Asleep at the Wheel, Gary P. Nunn, Lou Ann Barton and Willis Alan Ramsey ride ...


  14. One night (and day) in Austin (and beyond): A scorching Saturday for live musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2018 | Austin American Statesman

    ... town in recent memory. Here's a rundown of what we took in, to accompany the video recap above. 2 p.m.: Jerry Jeff Walker exhibit reception at the Wittliff Collections in San Marcos. On display through July 8, "Viva Jerry Jeff!" celebrates one of ...


  15. Concert at the Cove hosts stellar lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2018 | North Shore News

    ... I'd made it." After a decade of cranking out tunes in Los Angeles, Miller pulled out like the guy in the Jerry Jeff Walker song and said adios to all that concrete. He'd written a song that almost ended up on a Gladys Knight album. His collaboration ...


  16. Inside the 'Outlaws & Armadillos' Exhibit at the Country Music Hall Of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2018 | Billboard

    ... and the wooden door from a general store in Luckenbach, Texas, that provided the cover art for Jerry Jeff Walker 's seminal live album Viva Terlingua , just to cite a few. The pieces in the exhibit, which opens May 25, represent a time when a group ...


  17. Country Music Hall's new 'Outlaws' exhibit stars...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2018 | USA Today

    ... of hippies and cowboys grooved to the progressive country sounds of Nelson, the Sir Douglas Quintet and Jerry Jeff Walker, to name just a few. "In Nashville, there was a system for a lot of sessions where people like Nelson and Waylon Jennings would ...


  18. Songs that remind of other songsRead the original story

    May 10, 2018 | The Daily Advance

    ... with "Luckenbach, Texas," which mentioned themselves and also included references to Mickey Newbury and Jerry Jeff Walker. Waylon did a whole song celebrating Bob Wills in "Bob Wills is Still the King," and also managed to work in a shout-out to ...


  19. MUSIC: Singers, bands, ensembles - May 4-10Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2018 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... attention following the release of his song "Up Against the Wall, Redneck Mother" which was a hit for Jerry Jeff Walker in 1973. Thousands will converge on the downtown square for the sold-out Red Dirt BBQ & Music Festival from noon to 11:30 p.m. ...


  20. The Reserve at Lake Keowee to host steel drum artist, John Patti as an Artist in ResidenceRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2018 | PRWeb

    ... masters Robert Greenidge, Ray Holman and Andy Narell, guitar innovator and legend Les Paul, country star Jerry Jeff Walker, Grammy nominated singer Nadirah Shakoor, Michael Utley and CMA finalist for "Instrumentalist of the Year" Doyle Grisham. ...