We don't think he does it intentionally, but Josh Weathers has been stealing shows for several years in Texas. You never envy bands that have to go on after him. His energy and talent is unbridled. Three years ago he went viral on reddit covering "I Will Always Love You...
In 2005, Justin and Casey Frazell had an idea to combine their love of country music with their passion to help premature babies. Ten years later, Pickin’ for Preemies has grown from an idea into a tradition that has and continues to make such a difference in the lives of precious babies and families.
I saw an artist perform the other day, who may or may not be on this list *cough cough* that did a phenomenal rendition of a song outside of their genre. It got me thinking about the artists in our Texas Music scene - the songs they choose to cover at their shows and why they choose those particular songs.
If you ask people who attend Texas/Red Dirt concerts what they are there for, simply being in attendance to hear an artist's voice is often not high on the priority list. It's about the environment, the party and singing along with their favorite songs.
For those of us who are Texas music fans, we've known about this guy Josh Weathers for months, or even years.
If you're within 100 miles of Tyler and haven't yet seen Josh Weathers Band in person, tonight's your night.
The Josh Weathers Band is one of those bands, that after hearing the first song in their set, you spend the rest of their set trying to understand why they aren't as big as The Beatles. Ok, that may be a bit of a reach. Maybe.