Asleep At The Wheel Plans 40th Anniversary Celebration
September 22, 2010 at 10:18 AM (PT)
Western Swing band ASLEEP AT THE WHEEL is holding a 40th anniversary celebration on NOVEMBER 5th at the LONG CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS in AUSTIN. Details are still being worked out but WILLIE NELSON, WHEEL co-founders LUCKY OCENS and LEROY PRESTON and more will perform.
ASLEEP AT THE WHEEL leader RAY BENSON said he hopes to have some newer performers there as well. "There are a lot of up-and-coming bands around that are pretty cool. There are great singers on every corner," he told THE BOOT blog naming the RANDY ROGERS BAND, ELI YOUNG BAND and others.