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Early Texas rock
« on: January 13, 2017, 08:33:17 PM »
Roky & the 13th Floor Elevators from Austin - 1966 (note the “electric jug” - the most unique instrument in rock history):

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gHK9vj0VE7w

Zakary Thaks from Corpus Christi - 1965:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nLWfQRNOCvc

Rusty Wier and The Wig from Austin - 1965:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T-Tes9UhWl0

Shiva’s Headband - Austin 1967;

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vPX5VutxhEg

Sir Douglas Quintet - San Antonio 1965:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XboE3_7KZ3Y

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Re: Early Texas rock
« Reply #1 on: January 13, 2017, 08:35:29 PM »
Even earlier Texas rock - Buddy Holly - Lubbock, Texas 1957:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rk6YDzmqZ0I

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XEl3UUl1Fmw

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Re: Early Texas rock
« Reply #2 on: January 13, 2017, 08:47:31 PM »
Buddy Holly is often regarded as the artist who defined the traditional rock-and-roll lineup of two guitars, bass, and drums.