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David Allan Coe
Phone (254) 968-8505
Price $20 - $105
Age Suitability None Specified
Categories Fairs & Festivals Rock

LJT's 25th Annual Texas Music Festival and Chili Cook-off

Saturday, Apr 27, 2013 8:00a

LJT's 25th Annual Texas Music Festival and Chili Cook-off at Melody Mountain Ranch.

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Performers at this Event
David Allan Coe
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As one of the most colorful proponents of the 1970s Outlaw Country scene (alongside Waylon Jennings, Willie Nelson, et al.), David Allan Coe helped create a new image for country music. An outrageous, hard-living, larger-than-life character who had reportedly done time for murder, Coe fused his love for traditional honky-tonk country with a no-holds-barred rock-&-roll attitude....
Radney Foster
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Radney Foster started his career as a songwriter, then found commercial success and critical acclaim as part of the duo Foster & Lloyd, and finally embarked on a solo career in 1991 that centered on his literate approach to country songwriting....
Ray Wylie Hubbard
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A leading figure of the progressive country movement of the 1970s, singer/songwriter Ray Wylie Hubbard remains best known for authoring the perennial anthem "Up Against the Wall, Redneck Mother....
Deryl Dodd
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Honky tonker Deryl Dodd grew up in Dallas, TX, where he favored football over music throughout his formative years. When an injury permanently derailed his athletic career, his fellow students at Baylor University encouraged him to begin performing his music in public, and soon he was one of the biggest attractions on the Waco club circuit....
Pat Green
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Texas-born country singer keeps true to the musical traditions of his native state. ~ Rovi
Jack Ingram
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The Texas-based modern-day honky tonker Jack Ingram first carved out a niche for himself in the bars and roadhouses between Dallas and Houston. By the mid-'90s after extensive touring with his Beat Up Ford Band, he had released two well-received independent albums and had opened for artists like Merle Haggard and Mark Chesnutt....
Richard Leigh
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b. 26 May 1951, Washington, DC, USA. Raised in Virginia, in 1974, immediately following his graduation, the songwriter Richard Leigh went to Nashville. Within a year he had written Crystal Gayle’s first country number 1, ‘I’ll Get Over You’, and shortly after that he also wrote her third, ‘Don’t It Make My Brown Eyes Blue’....
Lloyd Maines
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Long before Dixie Chicks were even full-grown, Lloyd Maines (father of Dixie Chick Natalie Maines) had established himself as a country music giant, both as a legendary steel guitarist and a producer....
Gary P. Nunn
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Gary P. Nunn is a Texas singer/songwriter whose career began in the 1960s with the Fabulous Sparkles before he settled in with the Lost Gonzo Band the following decade. Today he is a Texas institution, thanks to his frequent appearances, and songs that hail the state's culture and people....
Tommy Alverson
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Even though Tommy Alverson’s new album is called Country to the Bone, he would like y’all to know he’s been to Nashville, country music’s supposed nerve center, exactly once. “I came home and kissed the ground and I’ve never been back,” he confesses, adding, “I don’t think I’m missing anything....
Randy Rogers Band
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Indebted as much to Pearl Jam as Merle Haggard, the Randy Rogers Band has been slugging away in the country trenches since the early 2000s. ~ Rovi
Chris Knight
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Chris Knight is a singer/songwriter from the tiny mining town of Slaughters, KY, whose self-titled debut album invited comparisons to Steve Earle and John Prine. Knight started on his musical journey at just three years old when he requested a plastic guitar for Christmas....
Reckless Kelly
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Led by brothers Willy (vocals/guitar) and Cody Braun (vocals/fiddle/mandolin/harmonica), alternative country-rock outfit Reckless Kelly formed in Bend, OR, before relocating to Austin, TX, in January 1997....
Mike McClure
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Mike McClure has performed in the band named 'The Great Divide'.
Wade Bowen
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Texas-born country singer-songwriter influenced by the outlaw country and neo-traditionalist stars of the 1970s and '80s. ~ Rovi
Terri Hendrix
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Singer/songwriter Terri Hendrix was born and raised in San Antonio, TX. She left home to attend Hardin-Simmons University in Abelene on vocal scholarship before transferring to Southwest Texas State University in San Marcos, where she continues to reside....
Max Stalling
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Contemporary country singer/songwriter Max Stalling was born and raised in Crystal City, TX, relocating to the Dallas area upon graduating from Texas A&M University in 1991. Earning a strong following on the local music scene, in 1997 Stalling issued his debut album Comfort in the Curves; Steve Earle's E-Squared label reissued the record nationwide in the fall of 1999....
Kevin Fowler
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Down-home ballads and drinking songs with a tinge of Southern and hard rock influences. ~ Rovi
Davin James
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Texas singer/songwriter Davin James possesses a deep, rich voice; virtuoso guitar chops; and a roving muse that runs the gamut from traditional country to rock to jazz inflections to distinct echoes of Cajun and Gulf Coast blues....
Eleven Hundred Springs
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Eleven Hundred Springs includes band member 'Mark Reznicek'.
Josh Abbott Band
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Favoring a style of country music that owes as much to the band’s native Texas as the genre’s Nashville headquarters, the Josh Abbott Band began taking shape in 2004. While studying communications at Texas Tech, frontman Josh Abbott began making trips to the Blue Light, a club in downtown Lubbock that helped launch the careers of regional luminaries like Cross Canadian Ragweed and Ryan Bingham....
Roger Creager
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Soaring toward the top of the Texas music scene, award-winner Roger Creager has exhibited the perseverance and stick-with-it quality that is necessary when blazing one's own trail in country music....
Los Lonely Boys
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Hailing from San Angelo, TX, Los Lonely Boys are a sibling trio whose music draws equally from rock, blues, Tex-Mex, conjunto, and tejano. Such a combination is shaped by the band's three brothers: guitarist Henry Garza, bassist JoJo Garza, and drummer Ringo Garza, Jr....
Stoney LaRue
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Stoney LaRue plays music that combines the rootsy, emotionally honest sound of country with the beer-drinking swagger of heartland rock and a dash of the moody undercurrents of the blues....
Bart Crow Band
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“The first time I heard our very first record right off the mixing board I thought it was the best thing to ever happen to the planet. Boy did I have a lot to learn.” If you have ever met BART CROW then you would find these words to be a perfect reflection of his very humble sense of humor....
Clay McClinton
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Singer/songwriter/guitarist Clay McClinton has an eclectic sound born in Texas where honky tonk, Delta blues and soulful rock meld seamlessly. While he has clearly inherited the talents of his Grammy award-winning father, Delbert McClinton, Clay has carved his own niche in the world of music with his original style and sound that appeals to audiences across the country....
Brandon Rhyder
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There’s a new addition to the Rhyder family and a brand new record waiting in the wings. Busy doesn’t even begin to cover it, but “Busy is good,” says East Texas native Brandon Rhyder. “I gotta keep moving and chunking coal on the fire....
Larry Joe Taylor
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b. 31 July 1950, Texas, USA. After studying business at Tarleton State University Taylor worked at various jobs in commerce, agriculture and industry. He also was deeply interested in rodeo until an injury forced him to stop riding....
Keith Sykes
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Singer/songwriter Keith Sykes first surfaced in 1969 with a self-titled LP on Vanguard, followed a year later by 1 2 3; out of the limelight throughout much of the early 1970s, he resurfaced later in the decade playing guitar in Jimmy Buffett's touring band, also issuing the solo LP The Way That I Feel in 1977....
Whiskey Myers
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Built on the Lynyrd Skynyrd Southern rock template, complete with country and blues overtones, Whiskey Myers formed in Elkhart, Texas when housemates Cody Cannon (lead vocals and guitar) and Cody Tate (lead guitar) began writing songs together....
Casey Donahew Band
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The Casey Donahew Band lineup includes: Casey Donahew (acoustic, vocals & electric) John Zaskoda (lead guitar) TAZ (drums) Steve Stone (bass) Josh Moore (Fiddle)
Location & Nearby Info
Melody Mountain Ranch & RV Park
1290 Private Road 707
Stephenville, TX 76401
(254) 968-8505
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USER REVIEWS
(no rating) Feb 26, 2010 - Walker on Ray Wylie Hubbard
"OLD MOTHER HUBBARD"!!!

BEING IN THE MUSIC BUSINESS MY SELF AND AFTER MANY YEARS OF BEING AROUND TEXAS MUSIC AND MUSIC IN GENERAL I WOULD LIKE TO SAY TO BOB DYLAN," RAY WYLIE HUBBARD IS THE BEST BALLADEER IN THE WORLD"!!

HIS MARK IN TEXAS PROGRESSIVE AND BEING A FOUNDING FATHER OF 'ROCK-A-BILLY' THAT HIS MUSIC IS THE TALLEST IN TEXAS HISTORY.

RAY, GOD BLESS YOU AND LET THE MUSIC TELL THE STORIES FROM THE BEST IN THE BUSINESS. I GIVE YOU A STANDING OVATION AND THANK YOU FOR ALL OF YOUR MUSIC THAT HAS BEEN SEARED IN MY HEART AS SPECIAL! WALKER E. CARVER, ['THE EDDIE RABBITT SHOW' FOR 17 YEARS]