Cathy has been performing in public since her early teen's. She has performed everywhere from festivals and theatres to oprys and concerts, dances and special events. She has had the opportunity to open for country music legend, Don Williams and has performed on show with Marty Raybon, Jeff Stansberry and Cindy Hughlett. She was a finalist of the Bob Phillips Texas Country Reporter Talent Search. Cathy is a regular performer of the National Cowboy Symposium. Her music has been played on loca
"San Antonio Rose"/"New San Antonio Rose" was the signature song of Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys. "San Antonio Rose" was an instrumental song written by Bob Wills, who first recorded it with the Playboys on November 28, 1938.Band members added lyrics and it was retitled "New San Antonio Rose".A fresh recording was made on April 16, 1940 (Okeh 05694) with a vocal by Tommy Duncan.
Recorded Jul 14, 1942, CBS Studio, 6121 Gower & Sunset Blvd., Hollywood, CA, mx: H 837
James Robert Wills (March
"Room Full of Roses", written by Tim Spencer, is a song first recorded in 1949 by country music singer George Morgan. The original George Morgan version was released in the summer of 1949, and reached No. 4 on the Billboard country chart that August. A Sons of the Pioneers version reached #10 on the country charts in the same year. It was famously covered in 1974 by up-and-coming singer Mickey Gilley. The Gilley version was his first major hit and broke open his career.
"Will I Do (Till the Real Thing Comes Along)" is a song recorded by Canadian country music group Prairie Oyster. It was released in March 1992 as the third single from their third studio album, Everybody Knows. It peaked at number 10 on the RPM Country Tracks chart in July 1992
Emmylou Harris' recording of "You Never Can Tell" - entitled "(You Never Can Tell) C'est La Vie" - was the lead single from her 1977 Warner Bros. Records album Luxury Liner.
Harris had sung Chuck Berry songs as a member of a DC-based folk trio early in her career. Her decision to record "...C'est La Vie" was the result of her listening extensively to rock-&-roll oldies while on the road.The track, which features a prominent Cajun fiddle contribution by Ricky Skaggs, was recorded in an August 10
"Time Changes Everything" is a Western swing standard with words and music written by Tommy Duncan, the long-time vocalist with Bob Wills and the Texas Playboys. Written as a ballad, the lyrics tell of a failed romance and of the hurt that has healed.
The Texas Playboys recorded "Time Changes Everything" during an April 16, 1940, recording session in Saginaw, Texas. It was first released on the OKeh label, and has been reissued many times. It became one of the top singles that year.
"Bubbles in My Beer" is a Western swing song that was originally recorded by Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys in 1947. It later became a standard that has been performed by many country music artists. One critic of drinking songs ranks it number 20, calls it "the ultimate self-pity song," and credits it with "setting the tone for a whole genre of songs about drowning sorrows in the barroom."
The song's origins are the subject of different accounts ; but there is agreement that Texas Playboys vo
Myra began singing and performing at a very young age. She was in her first band at the age of 16. She performed for many years until she decided to put her singing career on hold to raise a family. Now years later with encouragement from her family, Myra is back onstage doing what she loves.
Myra performs at all types of venues: oprys, music festivals, fairs, private and corporate events where she has had the privilege of opening for many Major Recording Artists, including the great Ray Pri
"It's Only Make Believe" is a song written by Jack Nance and American country music artist Conway Twitty, and produced by MGM Records' Jim Vienneau, released by Twitty as a single in July 1958. The single topped both U.S.and the UK Singles Chart, and was Twitty's only number-one single on the pop charts of either country. On a segment of Pop Goes The Country, Twitty states the single was a hit in 22 different countries and sold over 8 million copies. It is believed that Twitty wrote his part of
"The Race Is On" is a song written by Don Rollins and made a hit on the country music charts by George Jones and on the pop and easy listening charts by the unrelated Jack Jones. George's version was the first single released from his 1965 album of the same name. Released as a single in September 1964, it peaked at number three on the Billboard Hot Country Singles chart and at number 96 on the Billboard Hot 100 in January 1965. Jack's version topped Billboard's Easy Listening chart and reached