Performer Matches: Brian "Frosty" Smith, Brian Beattie
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Heavy Western
The Derailers
"...The Derailers: (l-r) Mark Horn, Tony Villanueva, Brian Hofeldt, Ethan Shaw photograph by John Carrico Saturday night..."

Nov. 14, 1997 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Going Up
A profile of Austin’s pre-eminent honky-tonkers, the Derailers
"...those penned by the group's founders/singers/guitarists, Tony Villanueva and Brian Hofeldt, the local quartet attacks their sizable repertoire with..."

Oct. 1, 1999 Music Feature by Jim Caligiuri

Reborn Again
Tony Villanueva steps out of the Derailers and into a new paradigm.
"...According to the Derailers' other mainstay, Brian Hofeldt, the group will continue, though in a fashion..."

Jan. 16, 2004 Music Feature by Jim Caligiuri

The Faces of "New" Country Buck and Hag Revisted by Lee Nichols
"...prizes individuality. But you also can't deny that when Brian Hofeldt starts cutting out guitar licks for the Derailers,..."

May 26, 1995 Music Feature

Honky-Tonk Heroes
Photos by John Carrico
"...Tony Villanueva/ Brian HofeldtThe Derailers' Tony Villanueva lets 'em have it with..."

Nov. 17, 2000 Music Feature

Happy Birthday Buck!
Happy Birthday, Buck Owens.
" do a record like this,” explains lead singer Brian Hofeldt. "It just felt like the right time. I..."

Aug. 8, 2007 Music Post by Jim Caligiuri

Egg Cartons and Foam-Rubber Wallpaper
Finding Rehearsal Space in Austin
"...Derailers guitarist Brian Hofeldt concurs. "The city slaps a sound ordinance on..."

April 11, 1997 Music Feature

SXSW Picks & Sleepers
Picks & Sleepers
"...beginning of 2004, Austin's Derailers took a big hit. Brian Hofeldt, the band's other primary force, and bassist Ed..."

March 19, 2004 Music Feature

Dancing About Architecture
How's Yer Johnson?
" psycho out while we were playing," notes Derailer Brian Hofeldt, adding that though the band took off the..."

Aug. 2, 1996 Music Column by Ken Lieck

2nd Annual Ameripolitan Music Awards
"...The Derailers’ Brian Hofeldt accepts the award for Honky-Tonk Group...."

Feb. 18, 2015 Photo Gallery

The Derailers
"...of Love." Villanueva's harmonies are still missed occasionally, but Brian Hofeldt does a capable re-creation of Owens' tenor twang,..."

Aug. 10, 2007 Music Review by Jim Caligiuri

Country Chorus
"...I don't know if I've ever met a gentler fellow.Brian Hofeldt Don Walser was a great friend to the..."

Sept. 29, 2006 Music Feature by Jim Caligiuri

Will Wynn has it in for AMN, as does the Austin Hotel & Lodging Association

March 19, 2004 Music Column by Christopher Gray

Will Wynn has it in for AMN, as does the Austin Hotel & Lodging Association

March 12, 2004 Music Column by Christopher Gray

Stuff we read in notes passed in study hall
"...leave the group was "very difficult," and thanks bandmates Brian Hofeldt, Ed Adkins, and Scott Matthews for their understanding...."

Dec. 5, 2003 Music Column by Christopher Gray

SXSW Records
"...chances, their Beatles-meet-Buck Owens sound remaining mostly intact. There's Brian Hofeldt's sharp guitar work, high-spirited harmonies, and some exquisite..."

March 14, 2003 Music Review by Jim Caligiuri

Derailers: Here Come the Derailers
Record Review
"...written by the Derailers main men, Tony Villanueva and Brian Hofeldt. Covering the funky "Mohair Sam," popularized by Charlie..."

Oct. 26, 2001 Music Review by Jim Caligiuri

Extra Jim
Guitarist, producer, and now indie label impresario Jim Stringer is still twanging after all these years.
" together with Dave Biller, Joel Hamilton, Casper Rawls, Brian Hofeldt, and Scott Walls -- some of the best..."

April 20, 2001 Music Feature by Jim Caligiuri

Photo Gallery
"...Seattle just to play the Awards. (l-r) MARTY MUSE, BRIAN HOFELDT and TONY VILLANUEVA...."

March 27, 1998 Music Feature

Texas Platters
"...Rawls, Jim Stringer, Dave Biller (Dale Watson, Tearjoint Troubadors), Brian Hofeldt (Derailers), Sean Mencher (High Noon), and Scott Walls..."

May 23, 1997 Music Review

Dancing About Architecture
To Be Or To Be Not
"...this showcase at the Speakeasy, teams guitarists Dave Biller, Brian Hofeldt, Scott Walls, Casper Rawls, Shawn Mencher, and Jim..."

March 7, 1997 Music Column

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