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““We are going to record it as a full band this time,” he said. “Even though we are still going to play a lot of shows as an acoustic act, we are going to go ahead and record full band.” The band has already tapped some known artists to guest on the album. “A couple of guys from The Departed have agreed to help us out,” he said. “Chris Doege the drummer of The Departed has agreed to play drums on the entire album. Jeremy Plato, also of The Departed, the bass player, has agreed to do a couple of songs on the album playing bass.””

“Sharing the stage with Cory Morrow that night will be local group the Hillbilly Jug Band. “We will have the Hillbilly Jug Band that is from Seguin,” Koenen said. “It is a group of one guitar and four singers. They do kind of the same Texas type of music. When they play, they will perform their songs, along with some artists that everybody knows like Brantly Gilbert, Johnny Cash.”