Wednesday Feb 19
The Aspen Times
On the town: Jerry Jeff gets Wheeler crowd to dance
The Wheeler Opera House isn't known as a place where patrons stand up in front of their seats to shake their hips to the music or dance in the aisles.
Hugs for Everyone
It's Valentine's Day tomorrow and maybe the pressure's on. As Waylon Jennings himself put it so eloquently in his 1977 hit, let's go to Luckenbach, Texas! "So baby let's sell your diamond ring, buy some boots and faded jeans and go away" a to the 39th annual Hug-In and Valentine's Ball, held at the famous Luckenbach Dance Hall February 14, 15, and ... (more)
Saving a Texas treasure
The story of the Western Kountry Klub sounds like an old country song. Standing on the outskirts of Mansfield as defiantly as a Johnny Cash lyric, the historic Texas dance hall has weathered neglect, progress, rock 'n' roll and time.
The Winnipeg Free Press
STETSONS to beer steins
"Let's go to Luckenbach, Texas/With Waylon and Willie and the boys/This successful life we're livin'/Got us feuding like the Hatfields and McCoys": A visit to Luckenbach will chill you right out, and you might get to see a soon-to-be-country legend perform .