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Bob Schneider

Gruene Hall
New Braunfels, Texas

Doors: 8pm
Opener: Paul Cauthen 8pm
Bob Schneider: 9:30pm

Bob Schneider’s fellow Texans as well as his rabid U.S. fanbase will testify to his abilities, as he has become the most awarded singer songwriter in Austin’s history, winning over thirty Austin Music Awards. His scruffy good looks and strong, husky voice provide a good complement to his semi-confessional songwriting. The real beauty of Schneider’s artistic career is about the freedom to constantly write, record and stockpile songs. While he’s already released hundreds of songs with his bands, Schneider estimates there were at least a thousand songs that didn’t fit his band’s concepts.

GEN ADM: $25

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Delbert McClinton

Gruene Hall
New Braunfels, Texas

Call 830-606-1281 for ticket info and availability.

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Junior Brown

Gruene Hall
New Braunfels, Texas

Doors: 8pm
Opener: TBA 9pm
Junior Brown: 10:30pm

Combining the soul of country and the spirit of Rock-n-Roll, Junior Brown’s music appeals to country purists, alternative country rebels, rock-n-roll lovers, and to mainstream music lovers. Junior expresses his virtuosity on his distinctly unique instrument, the twin-necked “guit-steel,” which is an efficient combination of a steel guitar and an electric guitar, one which he affectionately calls “Big Red”. In Junior’s hands, the guit-steel is an amazing tool, a means to creating some of the hottest, most heartfelt playing heard in years. Playing everywhere from the Grand Ole Opry to rock showcases on the West Coast, to Gruene Hall, Junior has been heralded by major publications such as Musician, Life, and Guitar Player magazines, to name a few, as a musical genius. “He may very well be one of the few true musical artists we have left – - a player firmly rooted in the past but whose forceful personality and sheer talent make his work stand out as a unique and unmistakable form of self-expression.”

Plus, the man can just get down…

GEN ADM: $20

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Gospel Brunch w/a Texas Twist

Gruene Hall
New Braunfels, Texas


“A New Orleans style gospel brunch with a Texas twist”

Buffet includes oven roasted turkey breast, seasoned roast beef, smoked Polish wedding sausage, Falls City pepper bacon, garlic mashed potatoes, migas, fresh hot sauce, tomatillo verde sauce, scrambled eggs, Texas French toast, buttermilk biscuits, cream gravy, fried apples, fresh seasonal fruits, fresh juices, iced tea, coffee and soft drinks. Adults also receive one free champagne drink, otherwise beer, wine, champagne, and mimosas are charged separately. The buffet is open beginning at 10:30am to completion of brunch and is catered by Gristmill River Restaurant & Bar.The Gospel Brunch is led by Bret Graham, one of Gruene Hall’s favorite country musicians. Bret sings his cowboy style Gospel tunes and accompanies The Gospel Silvertones, one of Austin’s newest and uplifting Gospel groups, perform all over central Texas and their latest CD release, “On The Battlefield”, can be purchased at the show.

Click here for a sneak peek.

ADULT: $30.00
CHILD: $15.00

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Cory Morrow (Album Release)

Gruene Hall
New Braunfels, Texas
FRIDAY NIGHT: Doors: 7pm
Opener: Strangetowne 8pm
Cory Morrow: 9:30pm

SATURDAY NIGHT: Doors: 8pm
Opener: TBA 9pm
Cory Morrow: 10:30pm

Cory Morrow has been a consistent fixture on the Texas Country scene – establishing himself as a pioneer of the growth of the Lone Star State’s brand of Country music in the past decade. Now married and actively touring with a new band, with a renewed outlook on his life and career, Cory is set to release the latest volume of Red Dirt poetry in his musical tapestry. Listen to Cory Morrow’s music and you’ve got a pretty good idea of the man, because this is one singer who just can’t fake it. When Cory Morrow sings about the emotionally charged breakup of a relationship – you believe him. When he sings about night-life good timin’ – you trust that he’s been there. When he shares wisdom – you know he’s earned it. Because if any single word sums up a performer as multifaceted as Cory Morrow, it’s “authentic.”

GEN ADM: $25
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Uncle Lucius (Album Release)

Gruene Hall
New Braunfels, Texas

Doors: 7pm
Opener: TBA 8pm
Uncle Lucius: 9:30pm

South Austin’s Uncle Lucius is a dream, conjured in the minds of five sonic mercenaries, a clarion call to arms for true believers. It is the voice that shakes you from complacency, grabs you with both hands and implores: Get in the van!!! Like the city that brought them together, UL is a gumbo, with hints of Americana and folk juxtaposed with a slow-cooked roux that is steeped in classic rock n roll and the blues. The resulting flavor is familiar and unique, roots at its most refined, albeit with a gutbucket foundation. After eight years of touring across Texas and to both coasts and back, UL was named 2014’s Best New Band by the Texas Regional Radio Report. The band’s new album, The Light, will be released June 9th.

GEN ADM: $15.00

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Radney Foster

Gruene Hall
New Braunfels, Texas

Doors: 8pm
Opener: Kimberly Kelly 9pm
Radney Foster (full band): 10:30pm

Singer/songwriter/producer Foster has always been revered in the music community as a lyricist and a dry West Texas poet. One look at the folks who have covered his songs (everyone from Hootie and the Blowfish and the Pistoleros to the Dixie Chicks and Guy Clark) and you realize this guy is not easily categorized. As one half of the duo Foster and Lloyd, he recorded three groundbreaking albums for RCA, becoming one of the first acts to be played simultaneously on Country and College radio. The duo broke through in the late 80’s, a rare time in Nashville’s history when Country radio welcomed other innovative acts like Lyle Lovett, Nanci Griffith, Steve Earle and Dwight Yoakam. Foster and Lloyd’s “Crazy Over You”, went straight to number one, making them the first duo in history to top the charts with their debut single. Meanwhile, their albums were appearing in the Top Ten on the College chart, sharing common musical ground and press accolades with Rank and File, Lone Justice and the Blasters. When the duo split up, Foster recorded two solo albums that yielded a handful of hits and a reputation as one of Nashville’s best kept secrets. His songs, like “Nobody Wins” and “A Fine Line” had a lyrical edge and pop sensibilities that often challenged mainstream Country conventions. Throughout his solo career, folks like Emmylou Harris, Hootie and the Blowfish’s Darius Rucker and Dierks Bentley have jumped at the chance to work with him and lend vocal support to his projects—a further testament to Foster’s influence. Foster has served as host for the critically acclaimed CMT Crossroads, and has produced projects by Jack Ingram, The Randy Rogers Band, Brandon Rhyder and others.

GEN ADM: $25

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The Charlie Daniels Band

Gruene Hall
New Braunfels, Texas

Doors: 7pm
Opener: Mike Ryan 8pm
The Charlie Daniels Band: 9pm

From his Dove Award winning gospel albums to his genre-defining Southern rock anthems and his CMA Award-winning country hits, few artists have left a more indelible mark on America’s musical landscape than Charlie Daniels. Formed in 1972, The Charlie Daniels Band scored its first hit with the top ten “Uneasy Rider.” Since then, the CDB has populated radio with such memorable hits as “Long Haired Country Boy,” “The South’s Gonna Do It Again,” “In America,” “The Legend of Wooley Swamp” and of course, his signature song, “The Devil Went Down to Georgia,” which won a Grammy for Best Country Vocal Performance by a Duo or Group in 1979, as well as single of the year at the Country Music Association Awards. The band’s latest release, “Off the Grid – Doin’ It Dylan,” features 10 Bob Dylan songs by CDB, and is their first CDB studio release since 2007. Over the course of his career, Charlie has received numerous accolades, including induction into the Grand Ole Opry and Musicians Hall of Fame. He’s been presented the Pioneer Award by the Academy of Country Music and was honored as a BMI Icon in recognition of his songwriting. He’s received a star on the Music City Walk of Fame.

GEN ADM: $59.50

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Jack Ingram

Gruene Hall
New Braunfels, Texas

Doors: 8pm
Opener: The Last Bandoleros 9pm
Jack Ingram: 10:30pm

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. The end of 1996 brought about a deal with Warner, which reissued his first two indie albums, and in 1997 issued his major-label debut, Livin’ or Dyin’. Moving to Sony’s Lucky Dog label in 1999, Ingram released his fifth roots rock album, Hey You. Three years later, he hooked up with Lee Ann Womack’s producer, Frank Liddell, for Electric. Young Man, a compilation of recordings of many of his earliest songs, and Live at Gruene Hall: Happy Happy both arrived in 2004. Live Wherever You Are, a live recording featuring two studio singles, was released in 2006 and was his first for Big Machine Records, a label operated by record executive Scott Borchetta and fellow country crooner Toby Keith. A second release from Big Machine, called This Is It, followed in 2007. Big Dreams & High Hopes appeared in 2009. ~ Stephen Thomas Erlewine, All Music Guide

GEN ADM: $20

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Ray Wylie Hubbard (Album Release)

Gruene Hall
New Braunfels, Texas

Doors: 7pm
Opener: TBA 8pm
Ray Wylie Hubbard: 9:30pm

Ray Wylie Hubbard is a well-respected Texas Country singer-songwriter who is most known for his songs “Snake Farm” and “Up Against the Wall, Redneck Mother” and made famous by Jerry Jeff Walker’s 1973 recording. The renowned Americana hero returns with a lean ’n’ mean follow-up to 2012’s triumphant The Grifter’s Hymnal with his new album, The Ruffian’s Misfortune. Soon to be followed by his uproarious, hair-raising autobiography, A Life…Well, Lived, The Ruffian’s Misfortune was co-produced by Hubbard and bassist George Reiff and showcases Hubbard’s bluesy slide alongside the twin guitar leads of Gabe Rhodes and Hubbard’s son, Lucas.

GEN ADM: $20

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Gospel Brunch w/a Texas Twist

Gruene Hall
New Braunfels, Texas

Tickets going on sale Sunday, May 10th at 1PM!

ADULT: $30.00
CHILD: $15.00

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Kelly Willis & Bruce Robison

Gruene Hall
New Braunfels, Texas

Tickets going on sale Tuesday, June 16th at 1 PM!

GEN ADM: $20.00.

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Roger Creager's Birthday Show (Acoustic w/special guests)

Gruene Hall
New Braunfels, Texas
WEDNESDAY NIGHT:
Doors: 7pm
Opener: TBA 8pm
Roger Creager with special guests TBA: 9pm

THURSDAY NIGHT:
Doors: 7pm
Opener: TBA 8pm
Roger Creager with special guests TBA: 9pm

For his birthday, Roger Creager is celebrating with a four-night stand at the Hall. The first two nights will be acoustic with special guests and the second two nights will be rockin’ full band shows. Schedule subject to changes and additions. In 1997, Roger Creager left an accounting position at a Fortune 500 company in Houston to pursue a life of music. Rather than moving to Nashville like most people would do, he took the road less traveled. Creager carried his hopes and dreams to the musical and cultural mecca of College Station, Texas. For more than a decade, Roger Creager built a reputation on his distinctive brand of hard-core, rabble-rousing Texas Country music, on his rich, full-bodied voice that can carry a tune for miles, and on his exceptional ability to work thousands of Texans into a rabid frenzy with his voice and guitar, in the great concert tradition of Jerry Jeff Walker and Robert Earl Keen. Along the way, he’s been writing some mighty fine instant classics about family heirlooms, fields of bluebonnets, and late night trips to Mexico. Four albums, hundreds of thousands of road miles, and an ever-expanding fan base later, Creager is soaring toward the top of the Texas Music Scene.

GEN ADM: $20
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Roger Creager's Birthday Show (Full Band)

Gruene Hall
New Braunfels, Texas
FRIDAY NIGHT:
Doors: 7pm
Opener: TBA 8pm
Roger Creager: 9:30pm

SATURDAY NIGHT:
Doors: 8pm
Opener: TBA 9pm
Roger Creager: 10:30pm

For his birthday, Roger Creager is celebrating with a four-night stand at the Hall. The first two nights will be acoustic with special guests and the second two nights will be rockin’ full band shows. Schedule subject to changes and additions. In 1997, Roger Creager left an accounting position at a Fortune 500 company in Houston to pursue a life of music. Rather than moving to Nashville like most people would do, he took the road less traveled. Creager carried his hopes and dreams to the musical and cultural mecca of College Station, Texas. For more than a decade, Roger Creager built a reputation on his distinctive brand of hard-core, rabble-rousing Texas Country music, on his rich, full-bodied voice that can carry a tune for miles, and on his exceptional ability to work thousands of Texans into a rabid frenzy with his voice and guitar, in the great concert tradition of Jerry Jeff Walker and Robert Earl Keen. Along the way, he’s been writing some mighty fine instant classics about family heirlooms, fields of bluebonnets, and late night trips to Mexico. Four albums, hundreds of thousands of road miles, and an ever-expanding fan base later, Creager is soaring toward the top of the Texas Music Scene.

GEN ADM: $25
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Dirty River Boys

Gruene Hall
New Braunfels, Texas

Tickets going on sale Thursday, June 25th at 1 PM!

GEN ADM: $15.00

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William Clark Green

Gruene Hall
New Braunfels, Texas

Tickets going on sale Tuesday, July 7th at 1 PM!

GEN ADM: $12.00

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Gospel Brunch w/a Texas Twist

Gruene Hall
New Braunfels, Texas

Tickets going on sale Sunday, July 12th at 1PM!

ADULT: $30.00
CHILD: $15.00

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Jonathan Tyler (Album Release)

Gruene Hall
New Braunfels, Texas

Tickets going on sale Thursday, June 11th at 1 PM!

GEN ADM: $12.00

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Hayes Carll

Gruene Hall
New Braunfels, Texas

Tickets going on sale Thursday, June 18th at 1 PM!

GEN ADM: $25.00