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2013-02-14 / Community News

Flores and Landry Perform in Opry


Bobby Flores Bobby Flores This month marks the 12th Anniversary of the Fayette County Country Music Opry. The Opry will be held on Monday, February 18, 2013 at the Knights of Columbus Hall in La Grange. The show starts at 7:30 P.M. and the doors will open at 5:30 P.M.

We are proud to have the renown fiddle player Bobby Flores, who has been performing in Texas dance halls since he was 9 years old. He has performed on Austin City Limits, the Grand Ole Opry, TNN Prime Time, The Kennedy Center in Washington D. C. and numerous Willie Nelson 4th of July picnics. He was featured on the “Stars Over Texas” show on CMT, along with Vince Gill and Dolly Parton, and is currently featured on the new Tru- Country Show, airing on the RFD T V channel. His music can be heard daily on Sirius/XM Willie’s Roadhouse, as well as many other great country radio stations all over the world.

Wade Benson Landry is a native “Cajun” from Abbeville, Louisiana. At the young age of 10, he began performing in front of live audiences in his father’s band. He started playing the fiddle at the age of 13 and, by the age of 18, Wade had won the title of Louisiana Junior State Champion Fiddler twice. He was a featured performer with such greats as Jimmy C. Newman, The Oak Ridge Boys, George Jones and Tammy Wynette and more. His home is in Branson, Missouri and he is the headliner for the only Cajun Swing Show in Branson.



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