Remembering Hal Blaine

He helped pave the way for every great studio musician who came out of L.A., and his influence extends to this very day. Read More

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Murali Coryell 50th Birthday

Really looking forward to playing this gig with Murali Coryell for his birthday at this great venue in N.Y. More Info

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Proclamations presented at Ernie’s 75th Birthday Celebration from Governor Greg Abbott and Mayor Steve Adler

Hope you made it to Ernie Durawa’s 75th Birthday Bash (12/4/17) with Durawa, Kevin Russell, Joe King Carrasco, Augie Meyers, The Peterson Brothers, and Many More

 

Ernie was recognized by Governor Greg Abbott for his years of musical excellence

 

Mayor Steve Adler declared December 4, 2017 as Ernie Durawa’s 75th Birthday.

 

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It’s always a good show on Durawa Tuesdays at The Backstage El Mercado.

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Ernie Receives Award From Center For Texas Music History

STRANGE BREW LOUNGE SIDE, AUSTIN, TX
5/17/2016

Ernie Durawa accepting a plaque from Dr. Gary Hartman, Director of the Center for Texas Music History (Texas State University) acknowledging Ernie’s remarkable career and his important role in shaping Texas music. 

Many thanks for the photos by Bob Crockett!!!

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Legendary Louie Ortega (Texas Tornados guitarist) joined DURAWA (Ernie and Chris Alcaraz. Will Knaak was on the road.) at Strange Brew Lounge Side.

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4 Star Austin Chronicle Review

 

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Sleeping Giants Award

One more award from my fellow San Antonio brothers !! I’m humbled!!

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Los Jazz Vatos “El Jefe” is out

Los Jazz Vatos “El Jefe”

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The Ernie Durawa Sound Stage at Strange Brew

Ernie Durawa Sound Stage

December 4, 2015, Ernie Durawa’s Birthday Party on the Ernie Durawa Sound Stage at Strange Brew Lounge Side. On stage in video: Ernie Durawa, Joe King Carrasco, Scott Ward, Chris Alcaraz, Jack Barber, and the West Side Horns.

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