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

    14 hrs ago | 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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  2. The Grand 1894 Opera House Welcomes Jerry Jeff Walker TonightRead the original story

    Yesterday | 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. '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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. Ray Wylie HubbardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Houston Press

    ... from Texas's progressive-country scare of the '70s, and pocketed plenty of mailbox money from writing Jerry Jeff Walker's Viva Terlingua! hit "Up Against the Wall, Redneck Mother." But starting with his mid-'90s albums Lost Train of Thought and Loco ...

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  19. The Five Best Concerts In Houston This Week: Ray Wylie Hubbard, Omotai, Sucre, etc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | Houston Press

    ... from Texas' progressive-country scare of the '70s, and pocketed plenty of mailbox money from writing Jerry Jeff Walker's Viva Terlingua! hit "Up Against the Wall, Redneck Mother." But starting with his mid-'90s albums Lost Train of Thought and Loco ...

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  20. 5 Minutes in Texas With Micky and the MotorcarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | RollingStone

    ... gate, that's what I grew up listening to with my dad and my brothers, so I started out with Texas music - Jerry Jeff Walker was also a big one. So I always have leaned toward this kind of music and this kind of attitude toward the music industry and ...

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