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The Flatlanders’ Centennial
Whole Hogg with the Lubbock trio’s “Borderless Love”
"...During their 90-minute hootenanny Friday at Hogg Auditorium, the Flatlanders revisited a mantra on new millennial restart Now Again...."

June 27, 2016 Music Post by Raoul Hernandez

Spotlight: The Flatlanders
Still cut-ups after all these years
"...Redford's people jumped at Ely's offer to regroup the Flatlanders for 1998's The Horse Whisperer soundtrack, the trio of..."

March 15, 2002 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

The Flatlanders: Now It's Now Again
West Texas Beatles finally have their tale told
"...The Flatlanders: Now It's Now Againby John T. Davis University of Texas..."

Oct. 24, 2014 Music Feature by Jim Caligiuri

Right Where They Belong
Raoul Hernandez goes on tour with the Flatlanders
"...moose suit unload an equipment truck. Behind it, the Flatlanders van skids to a stop and its occupants execute..."

July 26, 2002 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

SXSW Interview: Colin Gilmore
Austin’s Flatlanders scion grew up with the right mentors
" the point that even his dad’s band the Flatlanders have recorded some of his songs...."

March 15, 2014 Music Post by William Harries Graham

His Year
Colin and Jimmie Dale Gilmore split the family tree
"...up to be his year. It began with the Flatlanders – Joe Ely, Butch Hancock, and his father, Jimmie..."

Aug. 12, 2009 Music Post by Jim Caligiuri

Letters at 3AM
The Flatlanders' collective voice of experience still dares the odds and rings true.
"...each other from country to country, there are the Flatlanders floating above the frantic headlines, singing irrepressibly joyful and..."

July 26, 2002 Column by Michael Ventura

Dancing About Architecture
KUT gets a facelift; the Flatlanders resurrect.
"...The Flatlanders Go West..."

Jan. 25, 2002 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Son of the Circus
Twistin' in the Wind
"...accompanied only by an acoustic guitar, paired with fellow Flatlanders Gilmore and Butch Hancock, or more likely, as leader..."

Oct. 2, 1998 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

You Coulda Walked Around the World
The LBJ of Lone Star songwriters lays siege to the Cactus Cafe
"...accompanied by Lost Gonzo Band bassist Bob Livingston, plus Flatlanders drummer Pat Manske on cajon and Wimberley's Eppy the..."

Aug. 20, 2010 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Dancing About Architecture
One week after the Hole in the Wall closes, the Black Cat burns down.
"...The Flatlanders are currently on an extensive summer tour in support..."

July 12, 2002 Music Column by Ken Lieck

The Flatlanders
Texas platters
"...The Flatlanders Live '72 (New West)..."

July 16, 2004 Music Review by Jim Caligiuri

More a Man Than a Legend
Observing as the golden-throated Flatlander becomes a record-label executive
"...Windcharger Music label. Second is a reunion of the Flatlanders, the Lubbock songwriting triumvirate (Gilmore, Hancock, and Joe Ely)..."

Feb. 25, 2000 Music Feature by Jim Caligiuri

Panhandle Rambler
Walkabout with Joe Ely
"...musician for 45 years, beginning with godfathers the Flatlanders before sojourning solo through 18 studio albums of Tex-centric..."

Sept. 18, 2015 Music Feature by Kevin Curtin

The Flatlanders
"...The FlatlandersHills and Valleys (New West)..."

April 17, 2009 Music Review by Raoul Hernandez

The Flatlanders
Newport Folk Festival,
Newport, Rhode Island, August 4
"...The FlatlandersNewport Folk Festival,..."

Aug. 10, 2001 Music Feature by Mike Quinn

Off the Record
Handicapping the decade in Austin music and playing favorites for the Chronicle Music Poll
"...5) THE FLATLANDERS Hills and Valleys (New West) [2009]..."

Jan. 1, 2010 Music Column by Austin Powell

Steve Earle, Flatlanders, Robert Earl Keen, Susan Tedeschi
"...Steve EarleLive From Austin TX (New West) The Flatlanders Live From Austin TX (New West) Robert Earl KeenLive..."

Nov. 5, 2004 Music Review by Jim Caligiuri

The Flatlanders
Texas platters
"...The Flatlanders Wheels of Fortune (New West) Maybe this Flatlanders thing..."

Jan. 30, 2004 Music Review by Jim Caligiuri

Dancing About Architecture
Hole is on hold, as is Abra Moore's new album, though American Analog Set may be dead and the Mercury's Hip Hop Humpday is definitely. Meanwhile, John Kunz fights back, and Don Imus raises the Flatlanders flag. Whew!
" a challenge by radio/television "personality" Don Imus, the Flatlanders earned a spot in the regular rotation of Los..."

July 26, 2002 Music Column by Ken Lieck

The Flatlanders
Texas Platters
"...The FlatlandersNow Again (New West) In the spring of 1972, Jimmie..."

May 24, 2002 Music Review by Raoul Hernandez

A Sound Salvation
Austin's Class of 2000
"...of shows this winter and spring with the reunited Flatlanders (Gilmore, Hancock, and Joe Ely) should also help promote..."

Jan. 14, 2000 Music Feature by Andy Langer

Dancing About Architecture
TV crews come to cover Austin's music scene as more musicians split for more lucrative climes; the Flatlanders keep it intimate, and more stuff happens, too.
"...Amid multiple queries as to whether the Flatlanders will also play SXSW this year, Brent Grulke says..."

Jan. 14, 2000 Music Column by Ken Lieck

The Flatlanders
"...The FlatlandersThe Odessa Tapes (New West)..."

Sept. 7, 2012 Music Review by Raoul Hernandez

God Loves Ya When You Swim
Behind the scenes of this week's Billy Joe Shaver cover shoot
"...same group's reaction, then, the following month when the Flatlanders' camp provided then Art Director Taylor Holland with mouthwatering..."

Aug. 17, 2012 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Off the Record
Rod Kennedy's 80th birthday
"...these years," reminisced Butch Hancock, who appeared with the Flatlanders at the first festival in 1972 after Peter Yarrow..."

Jan. 29, 2010 Music Column by Austin Powell

The Flatlanders
Live Shot
"...The FlatlandersTexas Union Ballroom, June 4..."

June 12, 2009 Music Review by Raoul Hernandez

Off the Record
A fond send-off for D-Madness, stuffing the piñata for the second annual Pachanga Latino Music Festival, Hayes Carll helps rebuild the Crystal Beach, and roaming the Flatladers' Hills and Valleys
"...the song," surmises Joe Ely in regard to the Flatlanders' remarkable Hills and Valleys (see "Texas Platters," April 17)...."

May 29, 2009 Music Column by Austin Powell

ACL Fest Interviews
"...Rainlight label, but he's been plenty busy with the Flatlanders. After a 30-year recording sabbatical, Hancock, Joe Ely, and..."

Sept. 17, 2004 Music Feature by Greg Beets

Lubbock or leave it, with Buddy Holly, the Flatlanders, and some dude who says he's James Dean's bastard son
"...– the South Plains' most famous living musicians, the Flatlanders, popped in to warble three songs, including Stay All..."

Sept. 10, 2004 Music Column by Christopher Gray

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