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Trace Relations CD Release Shows Support Texas Music Documentary #SoTxSoul

UPDATE! 2 SHOWS THIS WEEKEND TEEMING WITH TEXAS LADYBUGS! DALLAS – The Trace Relations duo of Jason Meyers (guitars) and Tracy Ready (vocals) will appear along with their South Texas Music Friends The Texas Ladybugs at Poor David’s Pub, Friday July 6, 2012 and at White Rock Sports Bar on Saturday night, July 7th.
You don’t want to miss these great ladies of Americana and South Texas Soul, part of our big music family in San Antonio, making long overdue Dallas appearances.

Texas Ladybugs in Dallas July 6 and 7!

FRIDAY July 6thPoor David’s PubTexas Ladybugs at 7pm, Trace Relations Duo at 8pm
SATURDAY July 7th – White Rock Sports Bar – Texas Ladybugs Showcase! 8pm – Trace Relations Duo opens the show.
718 N Buckner Blvd., Dallas, TX 75218
Neighborhood: Lakewood (214) 321-6979

Read on for more about our recent tour, information on the documentary “South Texas Soul: The San Antonio Sound” and the CD Release from Trace Relations Band, “Prosperity Street”>>> Read more…

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Trace Relations “South Texas Soul” Tour To Play Historic Esquire Tavern in San Antonio

Supporting South Texas Soul Documentary: Trace Relations CD Release Party! Thursday, June 28, 2012, 7 – 9pm, a special evening of Texas music and film at the historic Esquire Tavern in San Antonio, Texas – oldest bar on the River Walk!
Performances by Trace Relations Trio and Katherine Dawn of the Texas Ladybugs PLUS a preview screening and discussion of the documentary film now in production “South Texas Soul: The San Antonio Sound” Joining director Tracy Ready for the discussion on San Antonio music history will be Jim Beal, Jr. of the San Antonio Express-News.

WE WANT TO HEAR YOUR STORIES OF SAN ANTONIO’S MUSIC PAST. This is a documentary in production, please come and meet Director Tracy Ready (and vocalist with Trace Relations) and give a synopsis of your stories of the past for consideration of interview for the film.

The Esquire Tavern

The Esquire Tavern opened in 1933 
to celebrate the end of Prohibition 
and has been a beloved San Antonio 
watering hole ever since, with a 
short hiatus from 2006 to 2011. 
The Esquire is back as the quintessential downtown bar:  
dark, cool, redolent with history,
and serving cold, cold beer, swanky cocktails, and excellent food.

Tickets: No Cover! $10 donation gets debut CD “Prosperity Street” from Trace Relations Band ($15 value)
Read on for show schedule>>> Read more…

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Classic Augie Meyers Song Unearthed in Trace Relations Debut Single

“Sittin’ on the corner of Prosperity Street, wonderin’ where my next meal’s coming from, Yesterday I was rakin’ in the coin, today I’m just a poor old bum.” – Augie Meyers, from “Prosperity Street”

A lyric so timely for the economic conditions of 2011, who would guess it was written in 1975?

Trace Relations debut with their arrangement of “Prosperity Street” with special guests Augie Meyers and The West Side Horns:
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This track available for download now > Trace Relations Official Site

About Prosperity Street
READ ON, GROOVE ON>>> Read more…

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Happy Birthday to Texas Tornado Augie Meyers

Wishing the great Augie Meyers a very happy birthday, today May 31, 2011.

I’ve had the pleasure of knowing Augie since I was fifteen years old (a long time ago…). He’s been a good friend and constant source of inspiration and motivation for me in music. Now, on his birthday (I won’t say which one), with Augie doing well after a kidney transplant last year and a tour with the Texas Tornados in the works, I give you this post; my thanks to legendary Texas musician: Augie Meyers.

Happy Birthday to Augie

Who’s Augie? Performer, songwriter, keyboardist, accordionist, vocalist most notably with Sir Douglas Quintet, Texas Tornados and as a side man to Bob Dylan, John Hammond, Jr. and many more… See Augie Meyers on tour this summer with Texas Tornados

READ on, help us celebrate Augie’s birthday and see the preview of the documentary in progress: South Texas Soul: The San Antonio Sound >>> Read more…

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