Going to the Dogs

Going to the Dogs

As it turns out today, August 1st, is the very day the North Shore Animal League of America chose as the universal birthday for all shelter dogs so in honor of that, here’s a special post for you.          I hear a lot of nice things from fans but this was a memorable...

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GENE WATSON ANNOUNCES NEW ALBUM OUTSIDE THE BOX

GENE WATSON ANNOUNCES NEW ALBUM OUTSIDE THE BOX

Featuring Collaborations with Willie Nelson and Rhonda Vincent Iconic vocalist Gene Watson ventures Outside the Box with new album set for release September 16. The project features Watson's first-ever collaboration with country legend and fellow Texan, Willie Nelson...

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Meet Two Farewell Party Members

Meet Two Farewell Party Members

We are very pleased to have two amazing new band members joining the Farewell Party Band.  Joining us on pedal steel is BOO MILLER.  Boo started playing professionally at age 17 with Claude Gray.  He was taught to play pedal steel by Texas Troubadour, Buddy Chariton....

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Holding On To History

Holding On To History

It was a nice surprise at the Shipshewana show on July 7th, when longtime fan Janice Orsini showed up with her original 1985 Gene Watson concert ticket. Turns out that was her very first concert of mine and I’m pleased she’s still coming to the shows after all these...

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Big 4th Weekend

Big 4th Weekend

We celebrated the Fourth of July weekend in a big way starting July 1st in Beebe, AR.  There was a tremendous crowd for this pre-Fourth of July celebration and we were pleased to hear from one of the dignitaries there that we were “the biggest thing to happen to...

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1978

It was this week, on June 28, 1978,  that I went into the Jack Clement studio in Nashville to do some recording and the result was two of my biggest hits, “Nothing Sure Looked Good On You” and “Should I Come Home (Or Should I Go Crazy)”.  Recording is one of my...

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Good Times in Texas

Good Times in Texas

We were honored to have our friend, Michele Capps, in the house Friday night at the Main Street Crossing in Tomball, TX.  As many of you know, Michele has sung with us many times on Larry’s Country Diner so naturally, we invited her to the stage to sing a couple of...

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Great Start to the Summer

Great Start to the Summer

We had a wonderful weekend of shows starting Friday, June 3rd with the Hank Williams Festival in Georgiana, AL and the next day in Bossier City, LA at the Margaritaville Resort Casino.  We appreciated the big crowds that came out both nights and it always makes us...

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On the Road Again

On the Road Again

I hope everyone enjoyed the Memorial Day weekend. This was a rare weekend off for us and so now we’re all looking forward to our shows coming up this weekend.  Friday, June 3rd we’re in Georgiana, AL for the Hank Williams Festival. The festival is held on the grounds...

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Texas on a Saturday Night

Texas on a Saturday Night

It was a hot night in Rockwall, TX this past Saturday when we performed at Southern Junction.  The crowd was massive and ready for a big night out.  We did our best to show them a good time and I was happy to see young and old appreciating REAL country music.  We...

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