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What is Classic Texas Music?

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Classic Texas Music is music that has been born, made, or performed in the Lone Star State. It’s the unique rhythm that drives the heart of this great state.

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Gulf Coast Cowboy: October 22nd

Welcome back to the Gulf Coast Cowboy! The 23rd annual Meeting of the Minds, down in Key West, Florida, takes place on October 29 - November 2nd. This year looks to be a stellar line-up, as it usually is. We're dedicating this week's episode to some of the performers in this year's shin-dig. For all you Parrotheads out there, if you ever have the chance to attend one of these Meetings, I highly suggest it. You'll bring back plenty of memories and have the time of your life. Tune in Wednesday evening at 7pm to hear a preview of the Meeting!


Track Listing

1. Hollow Man - The Boat Drunks

2. Big Fish and Ice Cold Beer - Dennis McCaughey and Tropical Soul

3. Meet Me Down In Corpus - Larry Joe Taylor

4. Beer In The Cooler - Jerry Diaz & Hanna's Reef

5. Ah, Vacation - Jimmy and the Parrots

6. Palm Tree Kind Of Day - Jim Hoehn

7. Call The Lamas - Marshall Chapman

8. Gone With The Wind - Southern Drawl Band

9. Just A Wannabe - Kelly McGuire

10. Back Where I Come From - Mac McAnally

11. Tonight - Young Rebel Goombas

12. Paradise, Quickly - John Frinzi


Video Previews



Trop Rock Music Awards on Thursday evening, October 30th at Margaritaville Cafe, Duval Street!

Hosted by: Jim Hoehn

with Performances/Special Appearances by:

Trop Rock Artists:

Nadirah Shakoor

Tina Guluckson

Brent Burns

John Friday

Brittany Kingery

Rob Mehl

Mark Mulligan

Steve Tolliver

Mike Nash,

just to name a few.

(artist and special guests subject to change)


Jerry Lee Lewis, Live from Austin City Limits

Live In Texas Presents


Jerry Lee Lewis

Live from Austin City Limits

Tune in Thursday, October 16 at 7pm to hear the entire record!

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Featured Artist Friday: October 17

Hey guys and gals! It's Featured Artist Friday! As usual, I've got 3 songs up for inclusion in our rotation. Visit us on our Facebook page and let us know what you think!

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Top 100 Songs about Texas

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Pulling from both country and rock artists, from both old and new, many of the songs will be instantly recognizable by our listeners - but until now they may not have heard them on KBEC.  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , especially if you think we got something wrong!

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