FC: For the love of Texas music By; Ray Hannawell period;5 coach kee
1: The Austin City Limits Music Festival is an annual three-day music festival that takes place in Austin, Texas at the city's central public park, Zilker Park. Each year, in addition to food & art, ACL Festival brings together more than 130 acts from all over the world to play rock, indie, country, folk, electronic and more on eight stages. Over 70,000 fans attend the festival each day. | A | ACL
2: B bw stevenson | B.W. Stevenson born Louis Charles Stevenson, was an American country pop artist. "B.W." stood for "Buckwheat." Stevenson is most famous for his song "My Maria", co-written with Daniel Moore. He was born in Dallas, Texas and attended W.H. Adamson High School
3: C cotton-eyed joe | "Cotton Eyed Joe" is believed to have descended from the South before the Civil War. The slaves in texas used to sing it as they worked. It became a popular folk song throughout the nation during the late 1800s. the song gained even more known and influenced a number of artists to record the track. Its popularity peaked with the release of a dance version by the group Rednex.
4: D dell diamond | The dell diamond is a baseball stadium in round rock texas. although the main use is baseball it has also being used as a live music venue. Los lonely boys are playing there soon
5: E eyes of texas | The song was written in 1903 by John Sinclair. The lyrics are said to be intended to poke fun at University President Colonel Prather. The meaning of the eyes are upon you means that the university wants you to go out and do great things.
6: F rosie flores | She currently lives in Austin, Texas, where August 31 was declared Rosie Flores Day by the Austin City Council in 2006. Rosie Flores (born September 10, 1950 in San Antonio, Texas). she plays rockabilly and country music artist of Mexican American heritage.
7: G johnnygimble and the texas swing | John Paul Gimble was born on born May 30, 1926 better known as Johnny Gimble, he is an American country musician that plays Western swing. He is an award-winning fiddle player and considered one of the most impressive fiddlers in the genre's history.
8: H Hangin' tree saloon | Hangin' Tree Saloon is located in San Antonio, Texas. The saloon features Live music, darts, horseshoes, washers, pool, and shuffleboard. They mostly play classical music but sometimes play rock.
9: I i love You but ive chose darkness | The band consists of singer Christian Goyer, guitarists Daniel Del Favero and Ernest Salaz, bassist Edward Robert and percussionist Tim White. i love you but i've chosen darkness is an indie rock band. They originated from austin texas.in 2006 the band released their first album.
10: J jax neighborhoodcafe | jax neighborhood cafe is located in the greater austin area on rio grande street. they play country swing and rock. They are mostly know for their great burgers although many famous people have played at the cafe as well as local bands.
11: K kerrvile folk festival | The Kerrville Folk Festival is a music festival held for 18 consecutive days in the late spring/early summer at Quiet Valley Ranch near Kerrville, Texas. The event has run on a yearly basis since 1972. In November 2008, the Kerrville Folk Festival and Kerrville Wine & Music Festival were acquired by the Texas Folk Music Foundation. a 5013 Texas Non-profit Corporation.
12: L La grange | La grange is a song in ZZ tops album Tres Hombres. It came out in 1973. the song was very popular and got alot of radio play. The song refers to the out skirts of la grange texas
13: M MARLEY FEST | World-class reggae bands hailing from as far away as Ethiopia and St. John, Virgin Islands. This festival is held in austin texas and is also known as the reggae festival of austin. Its celebrated on april 21st and april 22nd
14: N nick jones | Nicky Jones was born July 16, 1996 is an American teen actor. He has done commercials, independent movies and music videos. he is also known as being known as the voice of the title character to the Cartoon Network cartoon Chowder.
15: o ozz fest | Ozzfest is an annual festival tour of texas featuring performances by many heavy metal and hard rock musical groups. It was founded by Ozzy Osbourne and his wife Sharon Osbourne, both of them also organize each yearly tour with their son Jack Osbourne. The Ozzfest tour has featured bands of a variety of genres within heavy metal and hard rock, including alternative metal, thrash metal, industrial metal, metalcore, hardcore punk, nu metal, death metal, gothic metal and black metal.
16: p international pop festival | The Texas International Pop Festival was a music festival held at Lewisville, Texas, on Labor Day weekend, August 30-September 1, 1969. It occurred two weeks after Woodstock. The site for the event was the newly-opened Dallas International Motor Speedway, located on the east side of Interstate Highway 35E, across from the Round Grove Road intersection.
17: Q Quartershackle | Quarter shackle is a band based in austin texas. they play mostly edgey rock and perform in cafes and bars around the austin area. They slowly have been building up their fan base and becoming more prominent in the rock world.
18: r romeos | Opened in 1993, Romeo's Italian Grill & Bar was built on the idea of offering quality Italian food in an area of Austin that quickly became known as Restaurant Row. the atmosphere is supposed to male you feel like your eating in paris. They play jazz and they hire locally known artists.
19: s Broken spoke | broken spoke is a legendary dive-bar of the honky-tonk variety.They have amazing bands, such as Jesse Dayton. The dancing scene is in full effect at this place, they have lessons provided before the show. The broken spoke serves great hamburgers and has a greta western theme
20: t texas our texas | "Texas, Our Texas," the official state song of Texas, was adopted by the Legislature in 1929 after being selected in a state-wide competition. It was composed by William J. Marsh of Fort Worth. The lyrics were written by Marsh and Gladys Yoakum Wright.At times, there have been movements to replace "Texas, Our Texas" with the better known "The Eyes of Texas."
21: u uncle lucius | Uncle Lucius is fast becoming one of the most talked about bands in Austin, Texas. The "Live Music Capitol of the World" is abuzz about the four piece roots-rock foursome that is gigging heavily at the top venues in town. They have headlined Antone's, Threadgill's World Headquarters and The Saxon Pub.
22: v vivian girls | Vivian Girls started in houston Texas in March 2007 as the trio of Cassie Ramone ; Katy Goodman ; and Frankie Rose. While only a band for a short while, they recorded a demo CD-R which included five original songs and a Wipers cover, and began to play locally in houston and Katy and Cassie's home state of New Alabama. Within the first couple of months they had already developed a strong local following, supporting acts like Jay Reatard, Sonic Youth and the King Khan & BBQ Show as well as finding kindred spirits in other locals like Cause Co-Motion!, Crystal Stilts, and Woods, with whom they’ve shared many bills and helped develop a local scene. The band is still very much connected to their home scene.
23: w willie nelson | Willie Hugh Nelson (born April 30, 1933 in texas) is an American country singer-songwriter, author, poet, actor, and activist. Nelson was one of the main figures of the Outlaw Movement, a subgenre of country music that developed between the end of the 1960s and early 1980s. The critical success of the albums Shotgun Willie, Phases and Stages, and the commercial success of Red Headed Stranger made Nelson one of the most recognized artists in country music. Nelson is also recognized for his contributions to charity and for his activism for the legalization of marijuana and for the use of biofuels.
24: X under the x in texas | this song was writen by jhonny gimble. Jhonny is a violin player born in texas. He is 75 years now and the song was written in 1958. he is known as the king of the swing fiddle.
25: y The yellow rose of texas | "The Yellow Rose of Texas" is a traditional folk song. The original love song has become associated with the legend of "how a slave named Emily Morgan helped win the battle of San Jacinto, the decisive battle in the Texas Revolution. The Center for American History at the University of Texas has an unpublished early handwritten version of the song, perhaps dating from the time of the Battle of San Jacinto in 1836. The author is unknown; the earliest published version, by Firth, Pond and Company of New York and dated September 2, 1858.
26: Z zz top | ZZ Top is an American rock band, sometimes referred to as "That Little Ol' Band from Texas". Their style, which is rooted in blues-based boogie rock, has come to incorporate elements of arena, Southern, and boogie rock. The band is from Houston, Texas, formed in 1969. Musician Billy Gibbons and drummer Dan Mitchell, originally in a band called the Moving Sidewalks, got together with bassist Lanier Greig, forming ZZ Top. In 1969, Greig and Mitchell were replaced by Dusty Hill and Frank Beard from the band American Blues. The band soon began developing a following in Texas.
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