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▶ Doug Sahm - She's About A Mover (Live From Austin TX) - Douglas Wayne Sahm (November 6, 1941 – November 18, 1999), was an American musician from Texas. Born in San Antonio, Texas, he was a child prodigy in country music but became a significant figure in roots rock and other genres.
Billy Gibbons - Born in Houston, Texas. American musician, actor & car customizer, best known as the guitarist of the Texas blues-rock band ZZ Top. He is also the lead singer & composer for many of the band's songs. Gibbons is known for playing his Gretsch Billy Bo guitar and his famous 1959 Gibson Les Paul guitar known as Pearly Gates. Gibbons has a bass vocal range, spanning E♭1 to E♭5, one of the widest ranges in rock. He is noted for using an old five peso Mexican coin as a guitar plectrum.
The Sir Douglas Quintet was an American rock band, active in the mid 1960s and 1970s Despite their British-sounding name, they came out of San Antonio, Texas. With their first hits, they were acclaimed in their home state. Their move coincided with the burgeoning San Francisco psychedelic rock scene of the mid 1960s to early 1970s. Overall, the quintet were exponents of good-times music with strong roots in blues and Texas-regional traditions.
Sunny (Ozuna) and the Sunglows, later called the Sunliners, were a San Antonio band formed in 1959. They had a hit with "Talk to Me" and a style that heavily influenced young Doug Sahm who, in response to the British invansion, would reinvent himself as leader of the Sir Douglas Quintet.