RAY WYLIE HUBBARD - 5:30 P.M.
This legendary Texas singer/songwriter's tough but literate music ranges from personal introspection to rowdy barroom anthems.
At 70, Ray Wylie’s post-psycho-country approach to drifter’s rock is more raw-boned and rough-hewn than ever. Guitars hiss, sting, and slash, and the haunted, tribal beats underscore a voice of parched earth.
The Texas original continues to write, record, perform, produce, tour, and score movies with the same wily spirit trademarked in the early 70s. Since then, he’s released 17 albums. He’s a presence you won’t soon forget, and his songs have a gritty intensity that will stay with you for a good long while.