Hot Pickin 57s is an acoustic band playing bluegrass, classic country, Rockabilly, Pop/Americana and Western Swing at weddings, corporate events, festivals, rodeos and clubs all over Texas. We'll help make your event special.
We can play as a duo, trio or full band with fiddle, banjo, acoustic guitar, mandolin, upright bass and vocals.
We have a dedicated sound tech and sound system, and use the volume appropriate to the setting, and are always flexible and responsive to what you want.
We are committed to doing a great job for you, communicating promptly and clearly, and being friendly, courteous, reliable and professional.
Repertoire: Here are examples of artists we cover.
* Bluegrass (Bill Monroe, Ralph Stanley, The Dillards, Doc Watson)
* Classic Country Music (Hank Williams, Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard, Marty Robbins, Johnny Cash)
* Rockabilly (Chuck Berry, Ricky Nelson, Johnny Rivers, Sam Cooke)
* Western Swing (Bob Wills, Hank Thompson, Ray Price)
* Texas country music (Waylon Jennings, Roy Orbison, Bob Wills, Kris Kristofferson, George Jones, Townes Van Zandt)
* Pop/Americana (Grateful Dead, John Denver, The Eagles, Jackson Browne)
We're out of Austin, but play in Houston, Dallas, San Antonio and all points in between and beyond, and are interested in playing corporate events, weddings, festivals, house concerts, rodeos, private events, listening rooms and clubs that love live music.
Rather than tell you why we think you should book us, here's what others have said:
"Wonderful. The guys were great! They were focused on all the right things during pre- planning and then gave a great performance. They were a pleasure to work with!"
- Paul Chung (Corporate event at the Tobin Center for Performing Arts, San Antonio)
"Thank you Hot Pickin 57s for providing a very special addition to our daughter's wedding.”
- Lisa Stoll (Ceres Park Ranch, Dripping Springs)
"I would book this band again in a heart beat. Professional, Timely and Talented - WOW!!"
- Jenny Phillips (Director of Lifestyle and Activities, Sun City, TX)