T. TEX EDWARDS & PURPLE STICKPIN A pioneering, under-appreciated, and often neglected chronicler of the offbeat and eccentric traditions of country rock & roll http://goo.gl/CeC1Xc GARRETT T. CAPPS & THE ONLY HIPSTERS Hasty, Suburban Alternative Country garretttcapps.com THE SHUT UPS Austin, TX Stoner Vio-lence facebook.com/theshutupsaustin https://www.facebook.com/events/1499869866952016/
T. Tex Edwards & Purple Stickpin are playing at the 311 Club on 6th Street on Thursday January 23rd… Ralph White & Walter Daniels open the show… Mojo House close the evening out after Purple Stickpin… https://www.facebook.com/events/1393477354241507/
T. Tex Edwards & Purple Stickpin, Gramp Arson, & Ol' Creepy... Saturday August 17 at the Legendary White Swan in beautiful East Austin, Texas... https://www.facebook.com/events/643090215701792/
The Conditionz (Early 80's LA Punk), T. Tex Edwards' Purple Stickpin, The Stand Alones and Thunderosa TX... Wednesday August 14 at Infest (the old Antones location downtown) https://www.facebook.com/events/494701343934124/
Label: Saustex, Get Hip, Saustex
Born in Dallas, Texas.
Currently residing in Austin, Texas.
Major bands include The Idiots(1973-1974), The Nervebreakers(1975-1981/2007-now), Tex & the Saddletramps(1980-1983), Out On Parole(1984-1985/1989/2006-now), The Loafin' Hyenas(1987-1990), The Swingin' Cornflake Killers(1991-1996), Tex ...See Full Bio
“The Nervebreakers began life as a cover band doing avant' garde songs from the sixties. The Nervebreakers first big break came when they opened for the Ramones in 77 & for the Sex Pistols at The Longhorn Ballroom in 78, and a photo of Barry made it into the March 79 issue of Rolling Stone Magazine.”