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CMA songwriter and performer Floyd Tillman at this 85th birthday party.  Billy Jack Wills Band, Willspoint, CA. courtesy Mylos Sonka

  Cowjazz with special guest Bonnie Owens from Merle Haggard's band.  Texas Playboy and Hall of Fame fiddler Frankie McWhorter gracing yet another magazine cover.

At the Houston Rodeo, Texas Playboy Herb on his Remington Steel, and Steve Stripling on his Emmons Lasley Le Grande II At Cain's Ballroom in Tulsa for Bob Wills birthday bash: Bob's brother Luke and the Voice of the Texas Playboys singer Leon Rausch Texas Playboy Tommy Perkins of Tulsa played on "Faded Love" at age 16

  World famous Light Crust Doughboys led by Smokey Montgomery Texas Playboys Herb Remington, Benny Garcia, Gene Gasaway, Curly Lewis and Tommy Perkins

Asleep at the Wheel's Cindy Cashdollar performing on the Capitol steps in Austin with the band  Hot Club of Cowtown  Those Wills boys: Luke, Johnnie Lee, Bob and Billy Jack. Early 1950's

Texas Opry Jamboree starring Original River Road Boys and Texas Playboys, Magnolia, TX First ladies of Western Swing legendary songwriter Cindy Walker with Texas Playboy singer Dean McKinney Moore

   Texas Playboys Johnny Gimble, Billy Briggs, Joe Ferguson and Louise Rowe  Joyce Miller, Barbara Martin, Rosetta Wills at Big Balls of Cowtown in Ft. Worth - photo courtesy Froggy Worden  AH, FIDDLES!!  Texas Playboy Bob Boatright flanked by Original River Road Boys Bill Dessens, Clyde Brewer and drummer Tommy Howser.Here they are again, loosened up and having fun!  

  From Hank Thompson's band, PeeWee Whitewing At the Dallas Steel Guitar Convention legendary steel men Hal Rugg, Herby Wallace and Tommy Morrell

  At the Swingfest in Ft. Worth Roy Lee Brown, Milton's brother, keeping his brothers' renowned music alive  Wills cousins active in Western Swing: Helen's daughter singer Dayna Wills, Johnnie Lee's son bandleader and singer John T. Wills and Bob's daughter author Rosetta Wills.

  Fiddle legend Cliff Bruner


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