AmerEquine–Festival of the Horse
Grammy-winning bluegrass and roots music artists, leading equine presenters and clinicians, special events and equine marketplace. Emmylou Harris, Marty Stuart, Jesse Winchester, Jimmie Dale Gilmore, Don Edwards, etc. Craig Cameron, Sylvia Zerbini, The McQuays, Aaron Ralston, etc. June 1-3 in historic Fort Worth, TX.
Friday, June 1, 2012 @ 9:00 am
Saturday, June 2, 2012 @ 9:00 am
Sunday, June 3, 2012 @ 10:00 am
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Dry Branch Fire Squad was a modern bluegrass band dedicated to bluegrass, old-timey, and Southern gospel music traditions. Mandolin player and comedian Ron Homason founded the Fire Squad in 1976....
One of country's most historically minded new traditionalists, Marty Stuart was also one of the most eclectic, moving between honky tonk, rockabilly, country-rock, traditional country, and bluegrass....
With his warm, warbling tenor voice and folksy, friendly approach to both his music and his audiences, Jimmie Dale Gilmore is an easy guy to like. His music is a rich blend of traditional country, folk, blues, and rock styles, and his lyrics reflect both his philosophical interests and his inherent down-home nature....
Emmylou Harris has been hailed as a major figure in several of America's most important musical movements of the past three decades. A steadfast supporter of roots music and a skilled interpreter of compelling songs, she also has been associated with a diverse array of admiring collaborators....
Beginning each performance with their trademark greeting, "Mighty fine and a great big Western 'Howdy,' all you buckaroos and buckarettes," Riders in the Sky simultaneously paid tribute to and poked gentle fun at the classic cowboy songs of the 1930s and 1940s, particularly the work of the Sons of the Pioneers, Roy Rogers, and Gene Autry....
3401 W. Lancaster Ave.
Fort Worth, TX 76107
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