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The Mother of All Texas Honky-Tonks
A look back at the Mother of All Texas Honky-Tonks
" which most of Urban Cowboy was filmed -- Gilley's -- is itself enjoying a bit of a renaissance...."

Oct. 15, 1999 Music Feature by Christopher Gray

Box Sets/Reissues
The Disco Box
"...(London) 2.5 stars --Margaret Moser LIVE AT GILLEY'S..."

April 9, 1999 Music Feature

Whole Lot of Rockin' Goin' On
Linda Gail Lewis received her first piano lesson from her brother at 40
"...Consider the gene pool: Jerry Lee Lewis, country star Mickey Gilley of Urban Cowboy fame, and controversial televangelist Jimmy..."

Nov. 20, 2015 Music Feature by Tim Stegall

Los Zafiros
"...Live at Gilley's (Q) FATS DOMINO..."

Aug. 27, 1999 Music Feature

Chiseled in Stone
An appreciation of honky-tonk veteran Billy Dee
" bandleader at the mother of all Texas honky-tonks, Gilley's, to gigs with country legends Johnny Paycheck and David..."

Oct. 10, 2003 Music Feature by Graham Reynolds

A Honky-Tonk Song
Profile of piano man Earl Poole Ball
" at Houston's Silver Dollar Lounge, where he befriended Mickey Gilley. Gilley showed Ball how to re-string a piano,..."

Dec. 24, 1999 Music Feature by Jerry Renshaw

You’re Probably Not Watching AMC’s ‘Halt and Catch Fire’
Here are five reasons why you should
"...Tangerine Dream and Gary Numan. Bosworth is accompanied by Mickey Gilley and Waylon Jennings. Cameron’s soundtrack exudes punk street..."

July 9, 2014 Screens Post by Rod Machen

Texas Titles in Toto
"..."Texas for Christmas," Mickey Gilley..."

Nov. 28, 2003 Music Feature

Austin Stories
"...looks." They needed a study to know this? Hell, Mickey Gilley documented this fact way back in the Seventies..."

Aug. 30, 2002 News Feature

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