CONTINENTAL CONFIDENTIAL

"Revealing the facts, and naming the names"

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Volume XVIII, Issue 8.2 * January 22, 2015

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THE CONTINENTAL CLUB * 1315 S. Congress Ave, Austin TX 78704 * Facebook * Twitter * 512-441-2444

THE CONTINENTAL CLUB GALLERY * 1313A S. Congress Avenue, Austin TX 78704 * Facebook * Twitter * 512-441-2444

C-BOY'S HEART & SOUL * 2008 S. Congress Avenue, Austin TX 78704 * Facebook * Twitter * 512-215-0023

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Thursday, January 22

The Continental Club * Doors open at 6:00pm.
Happy Hour, no cover
@ 6:30pm: Shoulders
Late Show, $15 cover at the door. No advance tickets.
@ 10:00pm: The O's
@ 12:00am: American Aquarium

The Continental Club Gallery * Doors open at 8:00pm
Early Show, no cover
@ 8:30pm: Liv Mueller
Late Show, $5 cover at the door. No advance tickets.
@ 10:30pm: Tameca Jones as Honey Gun

C-Boy's Heart & Soul * Doors open at 5:00pm
Happy Hour, no cover.
@ 6:30pm: Paul Oscher
Late Show, no cover
@ 10:00pm:
Red Young B-3 Trio

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Friday, January 23

The Continental Club * Doors open at 6:00pm.
Happy Hour, no cover
@ 6:30pm: The Blues Specialists
Late Show, $15 cover at the door. No advance tickets.
@ 10:00pm: Jesse Dayton
@ 12:00am: John Doe

The Continental Club Gallery * Doors open at 8:00pm
Early Show, no cover
@ 8:30pm: The Robert Kraft Trio
$10 cover at the door. No advance tickets.
@ 10:30pm:
Mike Flanigin Trio w/ Denny Freeman & Kyle Thompson

C-Boy's Heart & Soul * Doors open at 5:00pm
Happy Hour, no cover.
@ 6:30pm: Jitterbug Vipers
Late Show, $10 cover at the door. No advance tickets.
@ 10:00pm:
Mike Farris
@ 12:00am: Lazy Lester

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Saturday, January 24

The Continental Club * Doors open at 3:00pm.
Matinee, no cover.
@ 6:30pm: Redd Volkaert
Late Show, $10 cover at the door. No advance tickets.
@ 10:00pm: Roxy Roca
@12:00am: Mudphonic

The Continental Club Gallery * Doors open at 8:00pm
Early Show, no cover
@ 8:30pm: Hilary York
$10 cover at the door. No advance tickets.
@ 10:30pm: Mike Flanigin Trio w/ Denny Freeman & Kyle Thompson

C-Boy's Heart & Soul * Doors open at 3:00pm
Late Show, $10 cover at the door. No advance tickets.

@ 10:00pm:
Lazy Lester
@ 12:00am: The Bellfuries

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Sunday, January 25

The Continental Club * Doors open at 3:00pm.
Matinee, no cover.
@ 3:30pm: Planet Casper
Early Show, $10 at the door. No advance tickets.
@7:30: The Wagoneers
Late Show, $8 cover at the door. No advance tickets.
@ 9:45pm: Heybale! w/Redd & Earl & Dallas

The Continental Club Gallery * Doors open at 8:00pm
Early Show, $7 cover
@ 8:30pm: Jon Dee Graham & Greg Vanderpool
Late Show, no cover.
@ 10:30pm: Mike Flanigin Trio w/
Mac MacIntosh

C-Boy's Heart & Soul * Doors open at 9:00pm
No music today!

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Monday, January 26

The Continental Club * Doors open at 6:00pm.
Happy Hour, no cover.
@ 6:30pm: Peterson Brothers Band
Late Show, $7 cover at the door. No advance tickets.
@ 10:00pm: Jason Roberts Band

The Continental Club Gallery * Doors open at 8:00pm
Early Show, no cover
@ 8:30pm: Church on Monday w/Elias Haslanger, featuring Dr. James Polk and Jake Langley
Late Show, no cover
@ 10:30pm:
Kalu James is BACK!

C-Boy's Heart & Soul * Doors open at 5:00pm
Happy Hour, no cover.
@ 6:30pm: Presto Chango, featuring Billy Pitman (Fabulous Thunderbirds)
Late Show, no cover

@ 10:00pm:
Presto Chango, featuring Billy Pitman (Fabulous Thunderbirds)

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Tuesday, January 27

The Continental Club * Doors open at 6:00pm.
Happy Hour, $10 cover at the door. No advance tickets.
@ 7:00pm: Toni Price
Late Show, $7 cover at the door. No advance tickets.
@ 10:00pm: Barfield, the Tyrant

The Continental Club Gallery * Doors open at 8:00pm
Early Show, $10 cover at the door. No advance tickets.
@ 8:30pm: James McMurtry
Late Show, no cover
@ 10:30pm:
The Ephraim Owens Experience

C-Boy's Heart & Soul * Doors open at 5:00pm
Happy Hour, no cover.
@ 7:00pm: 8 1/2 Souvenirs
Late Show, no cover
@ 10:00pm:
Rey Arteaga

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Wednesday, January 28

The Continental Club * Doors open at 6:00pm.
Happy Hour, no cover
@ 6:30pm: Hot Club of Cowtown
Late Show, $8 cover at the door. No advance tickets.
@ 9:45pm: The Painted Redstarts
@ 10:30pm: Jon Dee Graham
@ 12:00am: James McMurtry

The Continental Club Gallery * Doors open at 8:00pm
Early Show, no cover
@ 8:30pm: Matt Hubbard Trio
Late Show, $5 cover at the door. No advance tickets.
@ 10:30pm:
Trube, Farrell & Snizz

C-Boy's Heart & Soul * Doors open at 5:00pm
Happy Hour, no cover.
@ 6:30pm: Malford Milligan w/ John Gaar & Dave Sebree
Late Show, no cover
@ 10:00pm:
Roxy Roca

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Thursday, January 29

The Continental Club * Doors open at 6:00pm.
Happy Hour, no cover
@ 6:30pm: Shoulders
Late:
@9:00pm: Closed for a Private Party

The Continental Club Gallery * Doors open at 8:00pm
Early Show, no cover
@ 8:30pm: Liv Mueller
Late Show, $5 cover at the door. No advance tickets.
@ 10:30pm: Tameca Jones as Honey Gun

C-Boy's Heart & Soul * Doors open at 5:00pm
Happy Hour, no cover.
@ 6:30pm: Paul Oscher
Late Show, no cover
@ 10:00pm:
Red Young B-3 Trio

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Friday, January 30

The Continental Club * Doors open at 6:00pm.
Happy Hour, no cover
@ 6:30pm: The Blues Specialists
Late Show, $12 cover at the door. No advance tickets.
@ 10:00pm: Ruby Jane
@ 12:00am: T Bird & The Breaks release party!

The Continental Club Gallery * Doors open at 8:00pm
Early Show, no cover
@ 8:30pm: The Robert Kraft Trio
$5 cover at the door. No advance tickets.
@ 10:30pm:
Mike Flanigin Trio

C-Boy's Heart & Soul * Doors open at 5:00pm
Happy Hour, no cover.
@ 6:30pm: Jitterbug Vipers
Late Show, $12 Advance Tickets.
@ 10:00pm:
Leon Bridges
@ 12:00am: Trube, Farrell & Snizz

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Saturday, January 31

The Continental Club * Doors open at 3:00pm.
Matinee, no cover.
@ 6:30pm: Redd Volkaert
Late Show, $10 cover at the door. No advance tickets.
@ 10:00pm: Benny Peters & the Fly-By-Niters
@12:00am: Tilford Sellers & The Wagon Burners

The Continental Club Gallery * Doors open at 8:00pm
Early Show, no cover
@ 8:30pm: Hilary York
Late Show, $5 cover at the door. No advance tickets.
@ 10:30pm:
Mike Flanigin Trio

C-Boy's Heart & Soul * Doors open at 3:00pm
Happy Hour, no cover.
@ 6:30pm:
Late Show, $12 Advance Tickets.
@ 10:00pm:
Leon Bridges
@ 12:00am: The Bellfuries

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Sunday, February 1

The Continental Club * Doors open at 9:00pm.
Late Show, $8 cover at the door. No advance tickets.
@ 9:45pm: Heybale! w/Redd Volkaert & Earl Poole Ball & Dallas Wayne

The Continental Club Gallery * Doors open at 9:00pm
Late Show, no cover.
@ 10:30pm: Dupree

C-Boy's Heart & Soul * Doors open at 9:00pm
No music today!

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Monday, February 2

The Continental Club * Doors open at 6:00pm.
Happy Hour, no cover.
@ 6:30pm: Peterson Brothers Band
Late Show, $7 cover at the door. No advance tickets.
@ 10:00pm: Doug Moreland

The Continental Club Gallery * Doors open at 8:00pm
Early Show, no cover
@ 8:30pm: Church on Monday w/Elias Haslanger, featuring Dr. James Polk and Jake Langley
Late Show, no cover
@ 10:30pm:
Rey Arteaga

C-Boy's Heart & Soul * Doors open at 5:00pm
Happy Hour, no cover.
@ 6:30pm: Presto Chango, featuring Billy Pitman (Fabulous Thunderbirds)
Late Show, no cover

@ 10:00pm:
Presto Chango, featuring Billy Pitman (Fabulous Thunderbirds)

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Tuesday, February 3

The Continental Club * Doors open at 6:00pm.
Happy Hour, $10 cover at the door. No advance tickets.
@ 7:00pm: Toni Price
Late Show, $10 cover at the door. No advance tickets.
@ 10:00pm: Alejandro Escovedo "Sessions on South Congress"
@ 10:00pm: Barfield, the Tyrant

The Continental Club Gallery * Doors open at 8:00pm
Early Show, $10 cover at the door. No advance tickets.
@ 8:30pm: James McMurtry
Late Show, no cover
@ 10:30pm:
The Ephraim Owens Experience

C-Boy's Heart & Soul * Doors open at 5:00pm
Happy Hour, no cover.
@ 7:00pm: 8 1/2 Souvenirs
Late Show, no cover
@ 10:00pm:
Rey Arteaga

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Wednesday, February 4

The Continental Club * Doors open at 6:00pm.
Happy Hour, no cover
@ 6:30pm: Gene Taylor
Late Show, $8 cover at the door. No advance tickets.
@ 10:00pm: TBA
@ 12:00am: James McMurtry

The Continental Club Gallery * Doors open at 8:00pm
Early Show, no cover
@ 8:30pm: Matt Hubbard Trio
Late Show, $5 cover at the door. No advance tickets.
@ 10:30pm:
Trube, Farrell & Snizz

C-Boy's Heart & Soul * Doors open at 5:00pm
Happy Hour, no cover.
@ 6:30pm: Malford Milligan w/ John Gaar & Dave Sebree
Late Show, no cover
@ 10:00pm:
Os Alquimistas

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Thursday, February 5

The Continental Club * Doors open at 6:00pm.
Happy Hour, no cover
@ 6:30pm: Shoulders
Late Show, $15 Tickets.
@ 9:30pm: Joe Fletcher
@ 10:30pm: Whitey Morgan & The 78's

The Continental Club Gallery * Doors open at 8:00pm
Early Show, no cover
@ 8:30pm: Kalu James
Late Show, $5 cover at the door. No advance tickets.
@ 10:30pm: Tameca Jones as Honey Gun

C-Boy's Heart & Soul * Doors open at 5:00pm
Happy Hour, no cover.
@ 6:30pm: Paul Oscher
Late Show, no cover
@ 10:00pm:
Red Young B-3 Trio

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Dianne's Dish

Hello everyone!

Advance tickets are available for Sunday, March 1st at C-Boy's Heart & Soul! Doors will open at 9pm for Mike McCarthy’s Birthday– A Celebration of the Wizard, Featuring Britt Daniel, plus members of ...And You Will Know Us By The Trail of Dead, and A Giant Dog! $17 through our online Box Office, or $15 at the door (according to capacity).

Advance tickets are available for Leon Bridges at C-Boy's Heart & Soul on Friday 1/30 & Saturday 1/31 through our online Box Office. Leon Bridges plays at 10pm both nights. On Friday 1/30 Trube, Farrell & Snizz close the show at midnight, and on Saturday 1/31 The Bellfuries close the show at midnight.

Continental Club/Gallery/C-Boy's Front of House, Jamie Wellwarth is having surgery on January 29, and will be unable to work for a month. There is a Give Forward campaign that will help his family while he is the hospital and during his recovery. Please contribute what you can and spread the word. Share this link.

Our friend Joe Allen (SoCo Joe) was hit by a car yesterday and sustained a broken hip and facial injuries. He is currently recovering from surgery at Brackenridge Hospital in Room #832. He is expected to make a full recovery and he is able to have visitors.

Save the dates: The 33rd Annual Austin Music Awards will be held Wednesday, March 18, at the Austin Ballroom in the Austin Convention Center. We are also excited to announce that the date for the inaugural Austin Music Industry Awards will be Monday, March 9. Voting is open for the Music Poll through Feb.4 Decide who should win at the AMA by voting here.
Joining the Industry Awards ceremony will be Austin Music People (AMP), presenting their awards for Unsung Hero and the Esme Barrera Award for Music Activism and Education. To nominate someone for an AMP award visit: austinmusicpeople.org.
Stay tuned for our lineup announcement and ticket information.

THE AMERIPOLITAN WEEKEND SCHEDULE

Friday 2/13

C-Boy's Heart & Soul (2008 S Congress Ave Austin, TX)
Hosts Ameripolitan Rockabilly Showcase #1
$10 cover at the door.
@ 9:00pm: TBA
@ 10:30pm: Shaun Young & Texas Blue Dots w/ special guest Sean Mencher
@ 12:00am: Marti Brom & the Jet-Tone Boys

The Little Long Horn Saloon (5434 Burnet Rd Austin, TX)
Hosts Ameripolitan Outlaw Showcase #1   No Cover
Starring:
Izzy Cox                                            6pm to 8pm
Jane Rose and the Dead End Boys     8:30pm to 10:30pm
Pee Wee Moore                                11pm to 1am

Luckenbach Dance Hall
(412 Luckenbach Town Fredricksburg TX)
Starring:
Dale Watson and his Lone Stars. 8pm $15

 

Saturday 2/14 (Ameripolentine’s Day)

C-Boy's Heart & Soul (2008 S Congress Ave Austin, TX)
Hosts Ameripolitan Rockabilly Showcase #2
$10 cover at the door
@ 9:15pm: Kim Lenz & Paul Pigat w/Tjarko Jeen, and Vic Gerard
@ 10:30pm: Marti Brom & the Jet-Tone Boys
@ 12:00am: High Noon

The Little Long Horn Saloon (5434 Burnet Rd Austin, TX)
Hosts The Ameripolitan Honky Tonk Showcase  No Cover
Starring:
Casey James Prestwood          6pm to 8pm
Margo Price & the Pricetags    8:30pm to 10:30pm
Miss Leslie                             11pm to 1am

The Broken Spoke (3201 S Lamar Blvd Austin, TX)
Starring:
Dale Watson and his Lone Stars 9:30pm  $12

Luckenbach Dance Hall (412 Luckenbach Town Fredricksburg TX)
Starring:
Asleep at the Wheel 8pm $20

Sunday 2/15

The Little Long Horn Saloon CSB (5434 Burnet Rd Austin, TX)
Starring:
Dale Watson and his Lone Stars w/ special guests: 4pm to 8pm
Teea Goans
Tara Dunphy
Charlie Thompson
And The Freightshakers 8:30pm to 11:30pm

C-Boy's Heart & Soul (2008 S Congress Ave Austin, TX)
No Cover.
@ 10:00pm: Charlie Thompson, an Ameripolitan Nominee all the way from the UK, with The Horton Brothers!

The Continental Club (1315 S Congress Ave)
No Cover @ 3:30pm: Planet Casper
$10 over at the door. @ 7:30pm: The Wagoneers
$8 cover at the door. @ 9:45pm: Heybale!                  

Monday 2/16

The Highball (1120 S Lamar Blvd Austin, TX 78704)
Hosts the Ameripolitan Western Swing Showcase 7pm to 10pm
Starring:
Carolyn Martin
members of the Jason Roberts Band
and Kristyn Harris

The Continental Club (1315 S Congress Ave)
Hosts Ameripolitan Outlaw Showcase #2
$7 cover at the door.
@ 9:30pm: Dallas Moore Band
@ 10:30pm: Sarah Gayle Meech
@ 11:30pm: Dale Watson and his Lone Stars.

Tuesday 2/17
The Paramount Theater (713 Congress Ave Austin, TX)
7pm THE BIG SHOW!

The Continental Club (1315 S Congress Ave)
@ Midnight: Official After-Party!

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Birthdays And Memorials

January Birthdays

Walter Traggert, Laura Chambless (1), Stephen Stills, Billy Chainsaw (3), Matt Ryan, Justin Hess (4), David Halley (5), Kim Wilson, Kelly Burns (6), Kathy Valentine (7), *Elvis Presley, Tracy J Ward (8), Roy Head, *Lavada Durst (9), Alejandro Escovedo (10), Robert Earl Keen, Kellye Rila, Ben Pagac (11), *Tex Ritter, Ray Price, Beatle Bob (12), Trish Wagner, Stacie McClane (13), T-Bone Burnett (14), Clara QueSi, John Roseborough (15), Jennifer Catherine Oines (16), Tina Marsh, Steve Earle (17), Eric Hill, Julie Hewitt, Gary Kirkpatrick (18), *Janis Joplin, De Lewellyn, Cecile McVicker, Marta Remmers (19), Mac Davis, *Huddie Ledbetter, Julie Christensen, Erica Wissolik (21), Celeste Martin (22), Lisa Pankratz Fordham (23), Harvey "Tex Thomas" Young, Kent "Omar" Dykes, Dennis Fallon, Jean Schlitzkus, Chris Moore (24), Christian Long, Tiffany Neece, Betty Pruitt (25), D'Jalma Garnier (26), Wannes Smeets, Ali Anderson (27), Mary Cutrufello, Jenni Sperandeo (28), Jan Mirkin-Earley, Bobby "Rock" Landgraf, Karen Raymond, Kim Randolph (29), John Rath (31)

January Memorials (date of death)

1/1: Hank Williams (1953), Townes Van Zandt (1997); 1/2: Tex Ritter (1974); 1/4: Phil Lynott (1986); 1/10: Howlin' Wolf (1976); 1/13: Doyle Holly (2007); 1/14: Bobby Charles (2010); 1/15: Amos "Junior" Wells (1998); 1/16: David "Junior" Kimbrough (1998) 1/21: Jackie Wilson (1984); 1/23: Albert Collins (1990); 1/29: Willie Dixon (1992); 1/30: Professor Longhair (1980)

Birthday Legend: * = deceased; italic = Continental Club staff (past & present)

And there you have it until next week,
Dianne


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