It's Blowing In West Texas

Just a small look out my window

its okay to start a band to meet girls & drink beer but if later on you’re condemned by the gods to write..girls & beer become secondary.

—Ray Wylie Hubbard ‏@raywylie

How come I always get drug tested @ work when I wear my @raywylie tee shirt, I think it’s a case of enlightenment profiling

—Christopher Lee ‏@cklee423

when i die, cremate me and take a handful of my still warm ashes and throw ‘em in the face of whoever has the #1 country song that week. Unless it’s George Strait.

Ray Wylie Hubbard    

@raywylie

… no wonder i’ve never had a hit country song..only those full of lust and grudges would buy this.

—Ray Wylie Hubbard ‏@raywylie via thefarcemusic

don’t say your influence is townes & then write metaphor deficient medium tempo trite singalongs. leave that to me

Ray Wylie Hubbard

@raywylie

jeremylawson:

Ray Wylie Hubbard - Loco Gringo’s Lament

Love this song.

when in a music store and you want to try out a guitar, plug it into an amp..don’t ask if they got a mirror

Ray Wylie Hubbard

@raywylie

oh well, think i’ll hide out and lay low for a while..maybe fake my death like the dark knight..my career has buzzards circling anyway.

—Ray Wylie Hubbard ‏@raywylie

should have tests to be a country singer like the kind to get a drivers licens..aw forget it. there’s lot of horrible drivers out there too.

—Ray Wylie Hubbard ‏@raywylie

hey young txreddirt bands. don’t use in/ear monitors at a club.it looks stupid. quit it. you ain’t bon jovi

Ray Wylie Hubbard

@raywylie

And the days that I keep my gratitude higher than my expectations, I have really good days.

—Ray Wylie Hubbard (via emergentpattern)

americansongwriter:

Ray Wylie Hubbard At Hill Country Live
Performing at Manhattan’s Hill Country Live, Ray Wylie Hubbard delivered a 75 minute set on Wednesday night tailored expertly for the lone star-dreaming crowd. Despite early smatterings of audience disengagement, it was an easy gig for the well-worn Texas songwriter whose songs pleased and roused, resting comfortably on the road-rambling authenticity that Hubbard so readily exudes.
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americansongwriter:

Ray Wylie Hubbard At Hill Country Live

Performing at Manhattan’s Hill Country Live, Ray Wylie Hubbard delivered a 75 minute set on Wednesday night tailored expertly for the lone star-dreaming crowd. Despite early smatterings of audience disengagement, it was an easy gig for the well-worn Texas songwriter whose songs pleased and roused, resting comfortably on the road-rambling authenticity that Hubbard so readily exudes.

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why do i care since i never was or am a country singer? cause i saw ernest, sammi, waylon & gary stewart perform. and now..just show offs.

—Ray Wylie Hubbard ‏@raywylie

you should find a road manager who is highly efficient yet has a sense of humor and doesn’t piss off journalists.

—Ray Wylie Hubbard ‏@raywylie