On Sunday May 22nd...THE LONE STAR PICKERZ are presenting a BENEFIT CONCERT for the CHILDREN of SAN ANTONIO POLICE OFFICER; ERNESTO VASQUEZ, who was critically injured on New Years Eve 12-31-15. Ernesto is STILL in a coma and still in very poor condition. He has 4 children and we are going to raise funds for these kids in a TRUST FUND for them.
THREE OF THESE KIDS ARE UNDER 12......AND NEED HELP!
The Event will be held at our host for the event: TEXAS PRIDE BAR-B-Q at 2980 East Loop 1604 South in Adkins, TX. The music stars that jumped up to help are as follows: TEJANO STAR PATSY TORRES, ROCKABILLY SENSATION: 2 TONS OF STEEL, THE MOST INCREDIBLE COUNTRY BAND: BOBBY FLORES AND THE YELLOW ROSE BAND, THE ONE & ONLY MUSICAL LEGEND: AUGIE MEYERS!! THE LONE STAR PICKERZ WILL KICK IT OFF AT 1PM AND THE MUSIC WILL GO TIL 8PM. WE WILL HAVE A COVER CHARGE TO GO TO THE CHILDRENS FUND.
THIS EVENT IS SUPPORTED BY THE SAN ANTONIO POLICE OFFICERS ASSOCIATION.
For details and DONATIONS for silent auctions call/text Wayne Martin (210)-494-6170
The LONE STAR PICKERZ BAND as of May 2016 we are 20 years young! Wayne-o Martin is our lead vocalist who plays guitar and mandolin and founder of the band. Thomas "Mr. T" Lowry is a co-founder and lead guitarist and vocalist. It has been a fun & at times hilarious ride with Thomas! Ron Haddock is our terrific bass & keys player and vocalist, and we have "the Master" John Damaini on drums and vocal harmony. Sometimes we get to add other fine steel players or fiddlers to our group too!
People tell us they enjoy our kind of unique, familiar music. One reason is VARIETY. We try to keep our audience surprised with our playlist and never bored! We are proud to be a COUNTRY dance band that leans toward Traditional Country artists like
George Strait, Don Williams, Alan Jackson, Vince Gill, and Dwight Yoakum .We are happy to feature several Classic Country artists such as George Jones, Bob Wills, Hank Williams, Sr., Ray Price, Buck Owens, Merle Haggard and more. You will hear Texas Music artists songs from Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, Robert Earl Keen, Hal Ketcham , Radney Foster and Jerry Jeff Walker too. We also mix in some 50’s-60’s OLDIES Rock and Roll from Ray Charles, Otis Redding, Roy Orbison and Chuck Berry and the Everly Brothers. We toss in some Classic Southern Rock from Charlie Daniels, Lynryd Sknryd and Stevie Ray Vaughn too. Blues has always been in our mix from grand artists like B. B. King, T-Bone Walker, Eric Clapton, and Delbert McClinton. We focus on familiar music people can dance to and sing along with and remember. We have fun on stage and people dance, sing along and have a good time! In our past, were an opening band for Leon Rausch and the TEXAS PLAYBOYS! In June 08, we were an opening band for Nashville recording star, David Ball. In 2007, Our four-member band was one of the opening bands for the Marshall Tucker Band and also for NINE TIME Grammy Award Winner; Asleep At The Wheel Band. In the past we have opened for such stars as Darrell McCall at Cornyval and Shake Russell~Dana Cooper Band at a FIESTA event at UT Health Science Center. We have enjoyed the pleasure of playing for many weddings and other private celebrations and Corporate events. IF YOU WANT COUNTRY ONLY, OR JUST OLDIES ROCK & ROLL, WE CAN DO IT!