San Antonio Dutchmen

The San Antonio Dutchmen Polka band is also known as the San Antonio Combo and S.A. Country for the wide variety of music they play. The band plays for weddings, anniversaries, picnics, Oktoberfest, Wurstfest, festivals and public dances all over South Texas. They specialize in South Texas Style German and Czech polkas and waltzes. The band members are all [...]

Tausha Jackson

Tausha Jackson is a vocal powerhouse that was born to hold a microphone. Born in Longview, TX, her journey into the heart of rhythm and blues began in the echo of church halls, where her powerful vocal range and natural audience captivating charisma were cultivated.From these humble beginnings, Tausha's explosive energy and impassioned performances have led to opportunities to [...]

Prairie Rattlers

The Grounds Gonna Shake, Like A Big Rattle Snake when we put that Boogie-Woogie on ya!

Bucksnort Boogie Boys

Bucksnort Boogie Boys is an Americana Roots string band comprised of a hillbilly, a big city refugee, a lovebird wrangler, and a metal artist. The “Boys” all share a love of great music, whether they write the song or someone else did. The audience can expect to hear a mix of tunes from the band’s extensive catalog of original [...]

Soul Twang Band

The Soul Twang Band has been playing together since 2014. They know a large variety of songs from the last five decades which include, but not limited to dance/party, soul, country, pop, and easy listening. This exciting three-piece combo enlists the talents of Bill Caisse on guitar and vocals soulful, he also writes unique songs and produces music for [...]

Masskrugstemmen – Bier Stein Holding Contest

Masskrugstemmen Season is upon us! Do you have what it takes to become the next champion and join the stein-esty? Find out during our 2024 season of Masskrugstemmen! A Masskrugstemmen is a traditional beer stein-holding competition that has its roots in Germany. The competition is a Bavarian strongman/strongwoman test where participants hold a liter of German beer, by the [...]

Shaker Hymns Duo

Shaker Hymns is a crowd favorite in any honky tonk, dance hall, and juke joint. Coming from humble beginnings around the state of Texas, Shaker Hymns formed in San Marcos and immediately saw success after winning 3 battle of the bands contests and sharing the stage with national level acts. The 5-piece band’s loud stage presence of three electric [...]

Bill Ayers Band

South Texas born and raised, Bill Ayers has always had a passion for music. Began singing when he was young, but didn’t take it seriously until 2008 when he began playing a few small acoustic shows before forming the Bill Ayers Band in 2010. “ I have a big influence from classic country artists such as Jones, Twitty, and [...]

Yodel Blitz

Do you like to have fun? …. So does Yodel Blitz! Yodel Blitz is a hilarious, German, folk-music based musical group that is ready to bring you beer-drinking, polka-dancing, yodel-blitzing fun in the German style. With decades of combined performance experience (but who’s counting?), Yodel Blitz leads their audiences willingly on a musical journey. They will have the crowd [...]

School of Rock

The School of Rock House Band music program gives students under 18 the opportunity to join a gigging band composed of fellow musicians from their school. These students perform additional live shows throughout the year. All students in the Performance Program have the opportunity to audition for a spot in their school's House Band. Once selected, House Band members [...]

Soul Sessions

Soul Sessions is a unique group of Central Texas' top R&B, Soul and Funk musicians.

Movin’ Melvin Brown

Movin’ Melvin Brown is truly a Renaissance man. He is a wonderful singer, dancer, writer, philosopher and man of peace. His energy and his spirit light up any room. He has devoted his life to sharing his joy with the world.

Chain Bridge Road

Fueled by the fire of six remarkable musicians, Chain Bridge Road (CBR) emerges as a relentless musical force, delivering a high-voltage performance that seamlessly melds the greatest hits of the Classic Rock era, the laid-back allure of “Yacht Rock”, and the gritty soul of the Blues. With an arsenal of keyboards, saxophone, blistering rhythm and searing lead guitars, dynamic [...]

Bill Caisse

Bill Caisse has loved working full-time in the music industry for many years. He not only plays guitar and sings with a beautiful soulful voice, he writes unique songs and helps produce their music for other artists. He has taught many students how to play guitar, drums and voice lessons. He’s had the opportunity to play with local artists [...]

Ben Zuniga

Ben Zuniga is a Texas born and raised guitarist and songwriter. He began performing on the Austin music scene at the age of 15, and since then, has worked with many Texas songwriters, bluesman, country, and rock groups from the Lonestar State. After spending nearly 20 years absorbing and being a part of the musical diversity that makes Texas [...]

Off The Grid

A fun band playing a wide variety of music styles including country, classic rock, cajun, zydeco, German polkas and waltzes.

Tiffiny Dawn

A well diversified musician with a nostalgic/bohemian style who plays oldies/doo-wop, the 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s, and today including a wide variety of genres Acoustic rock, country, Latin, blues, pop, and more!

Tony Taylor

Tony Taylor hails from Corsicana, TX. A native of New Braunfels since 2010. A singer/songwriter and performer of what has come to be known as Americana Roots Music.

X Factory

X Factory plays Classic Rock & Blues from the 60's to early 2000's with a wide variety of genres, with tasteful harmony guitars and vocals.

Masskrugstemmen – Bier Stein Holding Contest

Masskrugstemmen Season is upon us! Do you have what it takes to become the next champion and join the stein-esty? Find out during our 2024 season of Masskrugstemmen! A Masskrugstemmen is a traditional beer stein-holding competition that has its roots in Germany. The competition is a Bavarian strongman/strongwoman test where participants hold a liter of German beer, by the [...]

Harfmann Duo

Walt Harfmann, born in St. Louis, Missouri, on the mostly German “south side”. He has played on stage many times with Grammy winner “America’s Polka King” Frank Yankovic, Grammy winner “Canada’s Polka King" Walter Ostanek, as well as many Polka leaders in the USA over the years. His music includes German, Austrian, Czech, Slovenian, Croatian, Swiss, Polkas and Waltzes, [...]

Bill Caisse

Bill Caisse has loved working full-time in the music industry for many years. He not only plays guitar and sings with a beautiful soulful voice, he writes unique songs and helps produce their music for other artists. He has taught many students how to play guitar, drums and voice lessons. He’s had the opportunity to play with local artists [...]

The Hot Peppers

The Hot Peppers play Polkas, Waltzes, Marches, Classic Country, Western Swing, Irish, Jazz, Italian, Patriotic & Christmas music. They sing in German, Czech, English & Italian.

Clayton Chapin

Originally from the Spring Branch area, Clayton Chapin has found his niche with singing and songwriting. He finished 2023 with a first place performance in a songwriters competition in the Stockyards, where he plays often. From Americana to Southern Rock, Chapin guarantees music that is interactive with the audience whether they know the song or not. He has two [...]

Gus Miller

American Roots Music from Austin, Texas The Gus Miller has been described as "a laid back Outlaw Hippie Country vibe, rooted in place and attitude" by LA On Lock, drawing influence from the Cosmic Country sounds of the early ‘70s (Gram Parsons, Willie Nelson, Jerry Jeff Walker). "[His style] really flows in the flavor of some tight vintage outlaw [...]

Colton’s Kin

Colton's Kin is an acoustic duo built of a loving couple, Justin and Emily Upshaw. They have so much love for each other and their 3 boys, Colton, Hunter, and Wyatt. We are truly blessed to play music together and how often we do. The songs we choose range from the 50's to today's music. Most of them are [...]

Passing Strangers

John Boyd is the lead singer and founder of the San Antonio-based band 80’s and 90’s tribute band Passing Strangers who have graced the Texas club scene for more than 30 years. They play everything from Jessie’s Girl to Third Eye Blind and are often referred to as “a band version of Spazmatics.” The band is perhaps most well-known [...]

Masskrugstemmen – Bier Stein Holding Contest

Masskrugstemmen Season is upon us! Do you have what it takes to become the next champion and join the stein-esty? Find out during our 2024 season of Masskrugstemmen! A Masskrugstemmen is a traditional beer stein-holding competition that has its roots in Germany. The competition is a Bavarian strongman/strongwoman test where participants hold a liter of German beer, by the [...]

Shawn Hart

Shawn Hart, originally from Wisconsin, is now firmly a part of the Texas scene. Shawn writes and performs his own music, a blend of country, folk, rock, and blues, alongside hours of cover songs from a wide range of genres. A captivating stage presence and a friendly attitude will make this performer one you’re sure to enjoy. [...]

Cactus Country

Performing country & variety music including today's hits, traditional country, classic rock and oldies, Cactus Country Band can satisfy a wide range of audiences. Don't miss this awesome band and their fiddling sensation, Regina Matthews.

Tausha Jackson

Tausha Jackson is a vocal powerhouse that was born to hold a microphone. Born in Longview, TX, her journey into the heart of rhythm and blues began in the echo of church halls, where her powerful vocal range and natural audience captivating charisma were cultivated. From these humble beginnings, Tausha's explosive energy and impassioned performances have led to opportunities [...]

MC & The Mystyx

A band of Texans, influenced by the sounds of south Texas, MC & the Mystyx can play it all – from Blues to Rock and Americana, and have their own spin on Texas music from the region. The band introduces you to a unique presentation of songs. Their artistic musical interpretations and arrangements captivate and connect audiences to the [...]

Bucksnort Boogie Boys

Bucksnort Boogie Boys is an Americana Roots string band comprised of a hillbilly, a big city refugee, a lovebird wrangler, and a metal artist. The “Boys” all share a love of great music, whether they write the song or someone else did. The audience can expect to hear a mix of tunes from the band’s extensive catalog of original [...]

Yesenia & The Groove Doctors

We’re back! Join your favorite party band, Yesenia and the Groove Doctors, and dance all night to hits from Motown to now. It's time for your medication and the only prescription is more Groove Doctors music!

Ryan Waguespack

Ryan Waguespack is a very proficient professional fingerstyle acoustic guitarist (and multi-instrumentalist) that has enjoyed a successful music career. Ryan's versatility is quickly evident through his unique repertoire that showcases his influences and mastery of many styles of music; including: classical, rock, spanish guitar, country, jazz, and popular music known by everybody. Ryan has performed publicly in all of [...]

Kade Isakson

Americana to Grunge inspired music from the Rockies. Kade Isakson is a traveling one man band from Inkom, Idaho. Driven by blues grooves, hard rock and acoustic guitar. There’s a little bit of somethin’ to hear, for everyone to enjoy!

Yodel Blitz

Do you like to have fun? …. So does Yodel Blitz! Yodel Blitz is a hilarious, German, folk-music based musical group that is ready to bring you beer-drinking, polka-dancing, yodel-blitzing fun in the German style. With decades of combined performance experience (but who’s counting?), Yodel Blitz leads their audiences willingly on a musical journey. They will have the crowd [...]

Gary Cain

Gary Cain is a Canadian-born, Austin-based guitarist, singer and songwriter with one foot planted firmly in the blues, and the other foot planted in seemingly everything else. Drawing on a wide range of influences from Albert King to AC/DC, Cain has wowed audiences with his virtuosic guitar style at clubs and festival stages across North America, the UK, and [...]

Rochelle & The Sidewinders

Rochelle & The Sidewinders is an award-winning, high-energy blues band based out of Austin Texas. Formed during the summer of 2015, The Sidewinders have released two full-length CDs. The band won the Austin Blues Society’s “Heart Of Texas Blues Challenge” two years in a row and were semi-finalists in the 2018 International Blues Challenge. Rochelle is a dynamic and [...]

The Klocks

The KLOCKS are a 5-Piece Top-40 Dance band that has been together since 1995. We play an Ultra-Wide variety of genres and all of the songs we perform are specifically picked for Popularity and Danceability. We have been performing in the Wedding and Corporate business ever since we started the band in 1995. We have performed in various venues [...]

Masskrugstemmen – Bier Stein Holding Contest

Masskrugstemmen Season is upon us! Do you have what it takes to become the next champion and join the stein-esty? Find out during our 2024 season of Masskrugstemmen! A Masskrugstemmen is a traditional beer stein-holding competition that has its roots in Germany. The competition is a Bavarian strongman/strongwoman test where participants hold a liter of German beer, by the [...]

Devin Baize

Devin Baize was born in the tall East Texas pines, where he found his country rooted sound. His soulful voice carries a low rich range, which pairs well with his tales of heartache, triumph, and travel. His ability to play harmonica and stomp box, sure makes this troubadour an act you don't want to miss.

Shaker Hymns Duo

Shaker Hymns is a crowd favorite in any honky tonk, dance hall, and juke joint. Coming from humble beginnings around the state of Texas, Shaker Hymns formed in San Marcos and immediately saw success after winning 3 battle of the bands contests and sharing the stage with national level acts. The 5-piece band’s loud stage presence of three electric [...]

Lederhosen Junkies

The 2020 Big Squeeze Polka State Champion, Isaak Klaus was born with a pretzel in one hand and a sausage-on-a-stick in the other. His love for polka music began from listening to his dad's collection of polka CD's and from watching all of the awesome bands at Wurstfest. The frontman for The Lederhosen Junkies, Isaak, has played at many [...]

Masskrugstemmen Finals

Who is going to hold their bier the longest and be on the road to NYC to represent Krause’s at the National Finals!?! Join us to welcome back this year’s winners and put them to one final test of strength. A Masskrugstemmen is a traditional beer stein-holding competition that has its roots in Germany. The competition is a Bavarian [...]

The Merles

The Merles are an original, classic country band based out of Austin, TX featuring singer/songwriter Todd Deatherage, drummer Matt Winegardner and pedal steel player Mike Simms. The group strives to create an old school, traditional sound that echoes the memories of yesterday's country. With catchy choruses and danceable tunes, their influences include Hank Williams, Ray Price, Lefty Frizzell, George [...]

Dachshund Races

Let the 2024 Dachshund Race Series begin! Come see why this is one of our most popular events at Krause’s. We are accepting food and supply donations for the HSNBA. Place in the top racers and be asked back for our Race Finals on December 8th! Medals will be awarded to the best-dressed Weiner dog and the race winners! [...]

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Dachshund Races

Let the 2024 Dachshund Race Series begin! Come see why this is one of our most popular events at Krause’s. We are accepting food and supply donations for the HSNBA. Place in the top racers and be asked back for our Race Finals on December 8th! Medals will be awarded to the best-dressed Weiner dog and the race winners! [...]

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Dachshund Races

Let the 2024 Dachshund Race Series begin! Come see why this is one of our most popular events at Krause’s. We are accepting food and supply donations for the HSNBA. Place in the top racers and be asked back for our Race Finals on December 8th! Medals will be awarded to the best-dressed Weiner dog and the race winners! [...]

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Dachshund Race Finals

Let the Dachshund Race Series begin! Come see why this is one of our most popular events at Krause's. Save the date for Sunday, December 8th at 2pm. We are accepting food and supply donations for the HSNBA. The top racers from previous races will make up the Race Finals! Trophies will be awarded to the Race Winners and [...]

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