Dance Halls and Last Calls: A History of Texas Country Music

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Taylor Trade Publications, May 2, 2002 - Music - 258 pages
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Small-town dance halls once overflowed with people flocking to see their favorite country bands and to dance. Dance Halls and Last Calls explores over one hundred of these vintage dance halls and their communities through the eyes of artists who played there.
 

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Contents

Introduction
1
Round Top Texas Fayette County
49
Albert Texas Gillespie County
50
Sealy Texas Austin County
51
Anhalt Texas Comal County
52
Bandera Texas Bandera County
58
Bellville Texas Austin County
62
Bracken Texas Comal County
63
Rio Medina Texas Medina County
168
Lone Oak Texas Bexar County
169
Millheim Texas Austin County
171
Mixville Texas Austin County
173
Nelsonville Texas Austin County
174
Nordheim Texas DeWitt County
176
San Felipe de Austin Texas Austin County
177
Palacios Matagorda County
178

Bleiblerville Texas Austin County
67
Blumenthal Texas Gillespie County
68
Helotes Texas Bexar County
70
Austin Texas Travis County
71
Buckholts Texas Milam County
73
Bandera Texas Bandera County
75
Carmine Texas FayetteWashington County Line
81
Cat Spring Texas Austin County
82
Cestohowa Texas Karnes County
83
Cherry Spring Texas Gillespie County
84
San Antonio Texas Bexar County
88
Clear Springs Texas Guadalupe County
92
Uhland Texas Caldwell County
94
Round Mountain Texas Blanco County
96
North of Sealy Texas Austin County
97
Lubbock Texas Lubbock County
98
Hunt Texas Kerr County
99
New Braunfels Texas Coma1 County
101
Fort Worth Texas Tarrant County
102
Dessau Texas Travis County
103
Farm Road 32 Comal County
105
Industry Texas Austin County
107
San Antonio Texas Bexar County
108
Fischer Texas Comal County
112
Helotes Texas Bexar County
113
Freiheit Texas Comal County
121
Frydek Texas Austin County
123
Garfield Texas DeWitt County
124
Grapetown Texas Gillespie County
125
Gruenau Texas DeWitt County
126
Gruene Texas Comal County
128
Warrenton Texas Fayette County
132
Shelby Texas Austin County
133
Fetzer Texas Grimes County
134
Poth Texas Wilson County
135
Hye Texas Gillespie Country
136
Kendalia Texas Kendall County
138
Dubina Texas Fayette County
142
Ammannsville Texas Fayette County
143
New Braunfels Texas Coma1 County
144
Kosciusko Texas Wilson County
145
San Antonio Texas Bexar County
147
La Bahia Texas Washington County
148
Sealy Texas Austin County
149
Lindenau Texas DeWitt County
150
London Texas Kimble County
152
Dallas Texas Dallas County
154
St Hedwig Texas Bexar County
155
Luckenbach Texas Gillespie County
156
Macdona Texas Bexar County
162
Martinez Texas Bexar County
167
Panna Maria Texas Karnes County
179
Fredericksburg Texas Gillespie County
180
Peters Texas Austin County
182
Pipe Creek Texas Kendall County
183
Welfare Texas Kendall County
184
Theon Texas Williamson County
186
Quihi Texas Medina County
187
San Antonio Texas Bexar County
189
Warrenton Texas Fayette County
190
Longview Texas Gregg County
191
Cele Texas Travis County
194
LaCoste Texas Medina County
195
San Antonio Texas Bexar County
196
Bell County Texas
197
Round Top Texas Fayette County
198
Round Top Texas Fayette County
199
New Braunfels Texas Coma1 County
201
Schroeder Texas Goliad County
202
Sealy Texas Austin County
204
Seaton Texas Bell County
205
New Braunfels Texas Guadalupe County
206
Bandera Texas Bandera County
210
Sisterdale Texas Kendall County
212
Austin Texas Travis County
213
Dallas Texas Dallas County
215
Fair Oaks Ranch Texas Bexar County
217
Bulverde Texas Bexar County
218
Holland Texas Bell County
219
Seaton Texas Bell County
220
Fayetteville Texas Fayette County
221
Columbus Texas Colorado County
222
Sutherland Springs Texas Wilson County
223
Swiss Alp Texas Fayette County
224
Bulverde Texas Bexar County
226
Leon Valley Texas Bexar County
228
Cypress Texas Harris County
229
Mingus Texas Palo Pinto County
230
Fredericksburg Texas Gillespie County
232
Twin Sisters Texas Blanco County
233
Circleville Texas Williamson County
235
Waring Texas Kendall County
236
Weesatche Texas Goliad County
237
Stonewall Texas Gillespie County
238
Industry Texas Austin County
239
Rutersville Texas Fayette County
240
Wied Texas Lavaca County
241
Smaller Venues Promoting Texas Music
242
Roadies
244
Sources
247
Index
254
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Trevino has played Texas dance halls since 1989 and has opened shows for several of the country legends.

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