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More Great Music at Poodies in August.

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Tuesday August 23rd    
Louis Long 5PM
Lucas Johnson Band 8:30PM
 
Louie's been an institution at Poodies since 1992. He started the first open mic night, and when he started the Troubadillos with BB Morse, they were the house band for 11 years, until Poodie passed away 6 years ago.
Formerly Innate Space, with the addition of Ru Coleman, they are now a three-piece band with the same heavy-hitting blues/rock guitar riffs and funky beats.  
Wednesday August 24th No Bad Days Open Mic  
No Bad WednesDays Open Mic 8PM
   
Local favorite, BB Morse of the Fabulous Chevelles and Troubadillos hosts this week's Open Mic    
Thursday August 25th    
Lucas Cook 6PM
Bobby Boyd 8PM
 
Lucas plays original music with a Texas style that spans many genres, a unique blend of Southern Rock, Funk and Soul and a little bit of Español. Keith Urban likes to call it “Funktry” – you can’t do much better than that. www.lucascookmusic.com Bobby Boyd makes his home right here in Spicewood, Texas. He began his musical career at the age of 12, singing in Tennessee with his brothers in a band called the Boyd Brothers. While in Nashville, Bobby wrote songs recorded by Garth Brooks, Conway Twitty, George Jones, Earl Thomas Conley, Billy Dean, Vern Gosdin and various others in the country field. bobbyboydmusic.com  
Friday August 26th    
Ru Coleman 6PM

Undead Joe Trio 8PM
Howlin Waters Band 10:30PM
Ru Coleman is a young, guitar virtuoso from Spicewood, specializing in Americana, blues and roots music. His musical influences include: Albert Collins, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Delbert McClinton, Bob Marley, Bob Dylan, Waylon Jennings, Willie Nelson, and Miles Davis. Sorry, no vampires or zombies here. Just the everlasting spirit of real Honky Tonk music. Undying sounds comparable to the honest simplicity of Johnny Cash and the energetic twang of Buck Owens or the dance inducing cadence of Hank Thompson and Bob Wills mixed up with new drive and dedication. If this brings your love for country music back from the dead then the Undead Joe Trio is for you. www.undeadjoe.com Howlin’ Waters Band performs Modern, Classic & Original Rock & Roll from The Black Keys to The Black Crowes; John Mayer to ZZ Top, and select original music that is cutting edge for the 21st Century. howlinwaters.com
Saturday August 27th    
Gene Douglas 6PM
Clay McClinton 8PM
Aaron Einhouse 10:30PM
Sounds Like: Chris Whitley, Jeff Buckley, Mark Lanegan, Dwight Yoakum, Neil Young As a son of the Texas soil, Clay McClinton reflects the country and blues traditions of his native state, while weaving a sound of his own. As a musician he expresses the joy and suffering of being alive, a soulful singer-songwriter and musician whose talent brings out emotions and moods in his audience. Some of his influences are his father, Delbert McClinton, Mark Knopfler, Rodney Crowell, J.J. Cale, Terry Allen, Guy Clark, Townes Van Zandt and Willie Nelson. claymcclinton.com Story-teller… Musician… Performer… Aaron has joined the next generation of singer/songwriters influenced by the likes of Robert Earl Keen, Jerry Jeff Walker, and Steve Earle. www.aaroneinhouse.com
Sunday August 28th    
Tessy Lou & The Shotgun Stars 4PM
Jon Napier Song Swap 7:30PM
 
Tessy Lou and the Shotgun Stars spent a month of Sundays at the Pony Bar in Pony, Montana. Bryan Paugh fiddle, Mike Singer banjo, Kenny Williams Doghouse Bass, and Tessy Lou Williams sweet vocals and guitar born to sing the songs that tell the story of life lived in the west. "C'mon Boys!" was the rallying cry as the band worked it's magic for all that were lucky enough to be part of real yahoo time in a by God Montana bar. tessylouwilliams.com With special guest, Nate Rodriguez.  
Monday August 29th STEAK NIGHT!!
 
SONGWRITERS SHOWCASE 6:30PM

WITH BOTH HOSTS!!
 
George Ensle
George Ensle (pronounced Enslee) is a veteran Texas Singer/Songwriter who began his career in Houston in the 60’s sharing stages with legends Townes Van Zandt, Guy Clark and Billy Joe Shaver.  He has since created his own fingerpicking style of Texas Country Folk songs that tell stories of real characters making it in the real world.  He has released 5 albums/CDs in the US and Europe, and is currently recording a Movie–in-Song CD, “Small Town Sundown”, based on his original story, set in small town Texas. www.georgeensle.com
WC Jameson
With over 300 songs to his credit, Jameson draws on a wealth of material from life and sings it from the heart. His tunes have been recorded by others, and one of his songs, “Life was a Whole Lot Better When Roy Rogers was Around,” was aired by The Western Channel as a theme for a special movie month. Award-winning songwriter and author WC Jameson has shared the stage and screen with Willie Nelson, Neil Young, Emmylou Harris, Waylon Jennings, Kris Kristofferson, and many other famous artists. His performances have been described by reviewers as “dynamic” and “powerful,” and one critic wrote, “Listeners never tire of Jameson’s rich baritone, his memorable and captivating lyrics.” wcjameson.com
 
Tuesday August 30th    
Louis Long 5PM
Lucas Johnson Band 8:30PM
 
Louie's been an institution at Poodies since 1992. He started the first open mic night, and when he started the Troubadillos with BB Morse, they were the house band for 11 years, until Poodie passed away 6 years ago.
Formerly Innate Space, with the addition of Ru Coleman, they are now a three-piece band with the same heavy-hitting blues/rock guitar riffs and funky beats.  
Wednesday August 31st No Bad Days Open Mic  
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