To many music fans, honky tonk music encompasses if not a subgenre, then is a general name for old school, retro country music. Elements of country music, like a fiddle, steel guitar that emanated in Oklahoma and Texas were present in honky music, as was the ragtime sound. Honky tonks was a nickname for bars that played country western music or in the presen...
Americana artists are by nature are traditionalist American musicians who infuse roots music - which includes elements of rock, folk, blues, bluegrass and even R&B - to create a sound that channels the spirit of traditional American music. The best Americana bands have been internationally recognized and critically acclaimed for creatively bringing the r...
Billy Joe Shaver, "Ragged Ole' Truck", performed at Bastrop Brewery (April 27, 2013)
Billy Joe Shaver - Georgia on a Fast Train (with Eddy!)
Billy Joe Shaver - Live Forever
Billy Joe Shaver - live performances