Tyler’s Liberty Hall Presents Legendary Texas Artist Gary P. Nunn [VIDEO]
Tyler’s Liberty Hall will present legendary Texas Music artist Gary P. Nunn in concert this Friday, Feb. 8 at 8 p.m. Gary P. has been apart of the Texas scene for some 40 years. In fact, Gary P. Nunn has established himself as the “founding father” of progressive country music out of Austin.
Fans of Gary P. will hear all their favorites from “London Homesick Blues,” to “I Wanna Go Home With the Armadillo,” which was the theme for the TV show Austin City Limits for three decades. But Gary P. is touring to celebrate the release of his newest album, “One Way or Another.”
Gary P. Nunn has many gold albums on which he played, written and published songs, he has earned a number of notable awards and honors over the years. He was named an Official Ambassador to the World by Texas Governor Mark White and Governor Rick Perry also declared him an Ambassador of Texas Music.
In 2004, he was inducted into the Texas Hall of Fame, the West Texas Walk of Fame in Lubbock as well as the Texas Department of Commerce and Tourism’s Roster of Lone Star Greats who are leaders in the fields of art, athletics and music.
Opening for Gary P. Nunn is local favorite, Blacktop GYPSY. These guys grew up on bluegrass and folk music, playing alongside David Manders, Max Stalling, Johnny Lee, Tommy Alverson and Bob Schneider, among others.
Doors to the Liberty open at 7 p.m. and the concert starts at 8 p.m. Tickets are available online for $18 at LibertyTyler.com or at the door 30 minutes prior to the show for $25 (cash only, if not sold out).
For all of you Texas music fans, check out Radio Texas, LIVE! with Buddy Logan every Saturday night from 7 p.m. to midnight on KNUE for all the best in Texas, Americana and Red Dirt music.
Watch: Gary P. Nunn ‘London Homesick Blues’