Dickie Lee Erwin’s musical history spans as far back as the 70s, playing with an eclectic assortment of musicians and playing an eclectic variety of music. A time considered by many to be the halcyon for Austin music and musicians. A time when the rent was cheap and a collective spirit of creativity and various genres of music flourished.From his 1980s’ award-winning bluegrass band Erwin Prather, mid-1980s’ band Seven Samarai (Ronnie Lane’s original Austin acoustic band) on to his nationally syndicated performance on The Texas Connection, Erwin continues.After touring with the great Dallas PUNK-GRASS band KILLYBILLY, Erwin went on to release his own CD THERE’S A MOVIE GOIN ON (producer Scrappy Judd Newcomb), 3 years later the much loved TEXAS MIDNIGHT HIGHWAY (Co-producer Hunt Sales) and released in April of 2006, Poppin’ Johnny. This is DLE’s first album to produce. UPDATE-2009Dickie Lee Erwin is releasing his new album SWAN this August. In this CD, Swan contains 18 tracks of stellar musical performances exhibited through various genres, including Bluegrass, Solo Banjola/Banjo, Country, Ballad and Rock.