Alpine TX, Show Low AZ, Phoenix AZ
Posted on July 29, 2013

Alpine TX, Show Low AZ, Phoenix AZ

Hey y’all,First off, I’m sorry it has taken this long to get an update posted. We’ve had some marathon all day/all night driving, and we’ve stayed in some places with dodgy internet connectivity. Sometimes it’s hard to find a minute to sit down and do it! Our first night in Alpine began on a rather sad note. Just as we were getting near town there was a big traffic back-up on ... Read more >

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ROCKY MOUNTAIN WAY – Is better than the way we had.
Posted on July 25, 2013

ROCKY MOUNTAIN WAY – Is better than the way we had.

Hey everybody! As you know, The Derailers are celebrating our 20th anniversary in 2013. We’ve been celebrating all year long, but now we bring the celebration to YOU! (provided you live in the moutain time zone). In the next couple weeks, we’ll be stopping in at venues in Texas, Arizona, New Mexico, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Utah, and even Canada. Go to the “datebook” section of this website for exact dates and locations. While ... Read more >

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The Derailers media blitz, photos, shows, and MORE!
Posted on April 15, 2013

The Derailers media blitz, photos, shows, and MORE!

Hey everybody! There are some exciting things happening around The Derailers’ world, and we want you to be a part of them. On Wednesday, April 17 we’ll be playing LIVE on KUTX radio with host Jay Trachtenberg. We’ll be on in the 2:00 hour. In Austin you can tune in at 98.9 fm. You can stream KUTX programming online. It’s worth it! On Saturday night April 20, we’ll be returning to one of ... Read more >

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Posted on January 20, 2013

Derailers SUNdays shows resume in February!

GOOD NEWS! The weekly Derailers SUNdays rock & roll shows that have become so popular will live again! After a brief hiatus, the weekly SUNdays series will start up again at the One-2-One Bar (1509 S. Lamar Blvd) in South Austin on Feb. 10. These are FREE SHOWS 7:30-10 on Sunday evenings. It fits perfectly between where your coming from and where you’re going. They feature the rock & roll side of The ... Read more >

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Posted on January 7, 2013

Vote for The Derailers!

Hey everybody! Go vote for THE DERAILERS in the 2012 Austin Chronicle Reader’s Poll! Best country/bluegrass band – The Derailers male vocals – Brian Hofeldt guitar – Brian Hofeldt drums – Scott Matthews bass – Vic Gerard keyboards (sic) – Basil McJagger This is the 20th year of The Derailers, and we’ve made the top-10 list consistently. We’re not nominated for the Hall of Fame, but you can write-in anyone you like. This poll is open to anyone ... Read more >

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Posted on September 11, 2012

The Derailers will be on A Prairie Home Companion Sat. Sept. 15!

Hey Y’all, The Derailers have been invited to kick off the new season of “A Prairie Home Companion“. APHC is a radio program produced by Minnesota Public Radio and American Public Media. It’s typically broadcast on NPR radio stations. You can listen to the show live online from their website – http://prairiehome.publicradio.org/. You can also listen to the entire archived show later. After the show, Garrison Keillor and the gang treat the ... Read more >

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Posted on August 5, 2012

Rhythms on the Rio – South Fork CO Aug. 11-12

Friends, We love the mountains. We love Colorado. We love festivals, and we love being in the same place for two days in a row. For all of those reasons and more, this next week is going to be lots of fun for us! And just LOOK at that line-up. If you are anywhere near Colorado next week, you NEED to see these shows. Talk to us about it over at our ... Read more >

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