Got a song in my heart, I’m Texas bound!

It’s pretty dang hard to beat Texas in the spring time!!  Can’t wait to soak up some sun and margaritas.  Yum.  :)  Rumor has it the folks from Troubadour, TX will be filming around Austin next weekend… the fun continues!   Here’s where I will be…


Wed, Mar 14 – Private Party – Austin, TX

Fri, Mar 16 – “Not SXSW” at NeWorlDeli- Austin, TX. 4101 Guadalupe St. 512-451-3463. Jim Patton & Sherry Brokus host “Not SXSW” at NeWorlDeli!  Open to the public, no wristband or badge required. BW plays at 2:30 pm. Here’s the full schedule…

2:00 Danny Britt
2:30 Beth Wood
3:00 Ken Gaines
3:30 Mary Battiata
4:00 Jeff Talmadge
4:30 The Flyin A’s
5:00 Ron Flynt
5:30 Jim Patton & Sherry Brokus
6:00 John Cronin
6:30 Matt Harlan
7:00 Patterson Barrett
7:30 Jill Jack
8:00 George Ensle
8:30 Joel McColl
9:00 Byrd & Street
9:30 Mark Viator & Susan Maxey

Fri, Mar 16 – East Avenue Lounge – Austin, TX. 90 N. I-H 35. 512-582-0127. BW is psyched to be a part of Ninkasi Northwest Local Outpost Presented by In Music We Trust! The show has two stages, and live music will be happening from 6pm until 2am, and the show will be free (no wrist bands or badges needed).   Here’s the low-down…

sweet poster for Ninkasi Northwest Local showcase!

Beth Wood – folk/americana (Eugene, OR) – 6pm

Jack Wilson – folk-pop (Austin, TX) – 6:30pm
Cabin Boy – Americana (Coos Bay, OR) – 7pm
Rare Monk – rock (Portland, OR) – 7:30pm
Cold Forty Three – rock (Los Angeles, CA) – 8pm
Water Tower – psychedelic indie-folk (Portland, OR) – 8:30pm
Goldenboy featuring The New Familiar – indie-pop (Los Angeles, CA) – 9pm
New York Rifles – rock (Portland, OR) – 9:30pm
Harmed Brothers – folk/alt. bluegrass (Cottage Grove, OR) – 10pm
Fierce Creatures – indie-folk/soul-rock (Fresno, CA) – 10:30pm
Wilkinson Blades – pop/rock with roots flavor (Portland, OR) – 11pm
Elliott, Rose, da Costa – roots-pop/indie-folk (Austin, TX) – 11:30pm
Two Cow Garage – rock (Columbus, OH) – midnight
Kasey Anderson & The Honkies – rock (Seattle, WA) – 12:30am
Benyaro – indie-acoustic soul power duo (Brooklyn, NY) – 1am

Good Field – indie-rock (Austin, TX) – 1:30 am


Sat, Mar 17 – Private Party

Sun, Mar 18 – House Concert – Houston, TX. Hosted by the wonderful Sharman Petri! Open to the public. For reservations, info and directions, contact Sharman at or 832-978-8430. Bring your own snack and beverage if you like. $15 suggested donation.

Fri, Mar 23 – Sessions at Sabine Creek Ranch – Royse City, TX. A house concert at a ranch…would that be a ranch concert? :) For reservations and directions, email $10. 6:45 doors, 7:15 music.

Sat, Mar 24 – Beggar’s Banquet House Concerts – Garland, TX. Hosted by Craig & Lee — love these guys! To make a reservation, call Craig or Lee at (214) 476-6858 or (214) 293-2042. BYOB (yes you can bring a cooler) and homemade treats/snack food to share, if you so desire. 7 pm doors. 8 pm music. $15.

Sun, Mar 25 – Private House Concert – Spicewood, TX

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