Aug 17

Dickie Lee Erwin

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.