HONKYTONK BREWS & BBQS

HONKYTONK BREWS & BBQS

The Fabulous Flippers, Young Raiders, BBQ DINNER INCLUDED

Saturday September 22, 2018

5:00 pm (event ends at 1:00 am)

Bourbon Jack's Honkytonk Bar

Hastings, NE

$20.00

Off Sale

FINDING DIXIE
Fuse Texas Country grit with down-home rock n’ roll and you get Cameran Nelson, a true Texas Troubadour whose roots run deep across 1,815 miles of the Lone Star State from Haskell, Texas where he was born to living South of Kingsville, East of Rockwall, West of Lubbock and now settled in the hill country town of Blanco. Nelson’s knack for the neon lights and passion for the stage all started at the age of thirteen when he began playing bass in his dad’s country band. At fifteen, he spent a few years selling merchandise for the late, great Gary Stewart, where he learned how the “King of Honky Tonk” entertained crowds. The calling for music took him to the West Texas plains to pursue an education in music. With a music scholarship in hand, Nelson attended the South Plains College in Levelland, Texas where he studied vocals and guitar.

After graduating, Nelson released his first full length album in 2013 entitled “Happy to Beer” and was nominated for three Texas Music Awards: Male Vocalist, Rising Star, and Record of the Year.

Following the charted success with singles, “Thrown”, “Happy to Beer”, and “Reckless in Texas, ”Nelson landed his first [multi-week] #1 on the Texas Regional Radio Report and the Texas Music Chart with “35 Runs Both Ways.” His current project, “Good Thing Going”, has earned him two more #1 hits with “SHOTGUN” and “You Can Still Wear White.”

The esteemed singer-songwriter’s charting success comes from his ability to pull inspiration from a deep well of life experiences. From his overwhelming love for his wife and three children to the tragic loss of his best friend and guitar player in a car accident at the age of 17, Nelson is able to tap into the emotional depths of his fans with songs that strike universal chords.

While songwriting is a craft and passion, getting on stage is what Nelson does best. Nelson has captivated fans across the nation with his high-energy show, performing with Country music mainstays Lee Brice, Dustin Lynch, Randy Rogers Band, Jack Ingram, Kevin Fowler, Aaron Watson and many more.

“Getting on stage and playing is just that! – Play! The work is over and we get to cut loose and have some fun,” says Nelson about his live performances. “We like to throw in our influences here and there, which can get diverse and fun at times.”

While on tour this fall, Nelson will release his highly anticipated sophomore album Good Thing Going after signing a distribution deal with Smith Music [of the Live at Billy Bob’s fame]. The new project will include the title-track “Good Thing Going,” along with chart-toppers “SHOTGUN” and ”You Can Still Wear White,” and collaborative work with Texas Country’s cheeky crooner Kevin Fowler on “Beer Lease.” Nelson will be hitting the road with the current sexy, feel-good single, “Nothing’s Got Nothin’ On You,” that leaves nothing to the imagination for fans.
The Fabulous Flippers
The Fabulous Flippers
Probably no other single musical group had such an impact on the music of Mid America in the 60s as The Fabulous Flippers. They were the lead act in the legendary Mid-Continent Productions booking agency owned by John Brown and Mike Murfin. Throughout the Flipper's career, they recorded eight singles, one LP and one EP. They are best remembered for their release on Chicago's Cameo-Parkway Records "Harlem Shuffle/I Don't Want To Cry".
Venue Information:
Bourbon Jack's Honkytonk Bar
212 W 2nd St
Hastings, NE, 68901
http://www.bourbonjacks.net/