Headliners come to Minden Opera House
October 27 – Johnny Lee & the Urban Cowboy Band sponsored by NRG Media 7:30 pm $32/$50
Johnny Lee was born in Texas City, Texas, and is a member of the Texas Country Music Hall of Fame. In 1968, he began a 10-year working relationship with Mickey Gilley, at the World-Famous Gilley’s Nightclub in Pasadena, Texas. Lee's first screen role was in the 1979 TV Movie, The Girls in the Office, starring Barbara Eden and Susan St. James. He was then asked to perform in the film, Urban Cowboy, starring John Travolta and Deborah Winger. "Lookin' For Love," from that Movie soundtrack, became Lee's 1st Gold Record. The song spent 3 weeks as #1 on the Billboard Country Music Charts, and #2 on the Pop Music Charts, later becoming one of the Top 100 best Country Songs of all Time. His impressive career includes a string of Top 10 hits such as: "One in a Million," "Bet Your Heart on Me," "Sounds Like Love," "Hey Bartender," and many more. When not traveling and performing, Johnny can be seen on many celebrity hunting and fishing shows. As well as on RFD TV’s: Larry’s’ Diner & The Homecoming.
November 18 – Mary Carrick and J. Gawf - “Something Cool” 6:30 pm $30
Mary Carrick combines impeccable artistry and vocal versatility with a gift for getting at the heart of a song. Accompanied by J. Gawf, the evening will feature music from the 1940s – 1970s and include classics from the American Songbook, pop, country, and more. Dinner included.
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