The King of Western Swing
I'm going to be doing a series on Texas music over the next couple of weeks, culminating with a final post on the subject on March 2, which is Texas Independence Day. (I might throw in one more post for good measure on March 6, which is the anniversary of the fall of the Alamo.)
Yesterday, I posted about a new CD that I'm looking forward to purchasing: "Willie and the Wheel". That particular concept album by the incomparable Willie Nelson and the world renown Western Swing band Asleep at the Wheel pays tribute to the music that Texas made famous.
Or, rather, that Bob Wills and the Texas Playboys made famous:
Previous Pro Ecclesia posts on this subject:
Willie & The Wheel
Not-So-Random Thought on a Saturday Afternoon While Listening to a Bob Wills Tribute Album With My Kids ...