Stephen Doster & Philip Gibbs

Gibbs’ easygoing Tex-Mex demeanor is equal parts Blaze Foley and Gram Parsons — simultaneously irreverent and mindful of tradition.” -Kevin Oliver, Columbia Free Times. Based in Austin since the 1970s, Doster has enjoyed a prolific career as a songwriter, guitarist, musical collaborator, recording artist, and producer for a diverse and eclectic roster of artists. In 2016, Doster’s contributions to [...]

Michelle Kay

Texas country artist Michelle Kay is a small town girl with a big time voice. With a soulful sound well beyond her age , Michelle has shared much success planting her ‘brown boots’ in the Central Texas music scene. With the privilege to play at over 30 different venues, Michelle is paving her own road to the top. Not [...]

Gertexican Dinner & Cooking Demo

Krause's Executive Chef Boomer is rolling out a fun cooking demonstration with New Braunfels' own Musical Ambassador Alex Meixner that brings together German, Texan, and Mexican influences! After the cooking demonstration, the courses will be paired with drinks for a special dining experience. Chef Boomer will show you how to make a Maultaschen, Pecan Crusted Trout, and Black Forest [...]


Off The Grid

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

JJ Garrett

The JJ Garrett Band has been running strong since 2011 cutting their teeth in the scene and rubbing elbows with some of the big names in the industry. The group has shared the stage with Dale Watson, Asleep at the Wheel, Reckless Kelly, Zane Williams, Hal Ketchum, Micky and the Motorcars, The Band of Heathens, Midnight River Choir, and [...]

Jesse Stratton Band

Alternative Country & Americana. Homegrown hill country music. The Jesse Stratton Band plays Alternative Country / Americana all over the great state of Texas throughout the year, with summertime tours to other parts of the country. The group has been named "Best Band in Hays County" and "Best Band in Wimberley" by regional publications and is a mainstay at [...]

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 [...]

The Percolators

The Percolators are a Texas Hill Country Band playing the hits in R&B, Classic Rock, Honky Tonk, Traditional, C&W and Swing in various venues in the area.

Dan & Jane

“Dan and Jane” have been performing together in festival and club bands for 25 years. Separately they have been performing and recording for over 40 years. They have both worked in studio and on-stage with many major well-known artists from Texas to California. This special project titled “Dan and Jane” is as a duo, performing a massive selection of [...]

Tiffiny Dawn

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

Men’s Round Up

Bill Rogers was born in Waco, TX, and grew up a USAF kid as his father served around the world. He took up golf at age 9 and attended Houston University on a golf scholarship where he roomed with Bruce Lietzke, also a PGA tour player. Bill played the PGA Tour full-time from 1975 to 1988 and won six [...]


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 [...]

Michael Alanis Trio

The Michael Alanis Trio has been described as having a soulful, bluesy, jazzy, old school style with a little latin flair. Some of his biggest influences have been John Mayer, Stevie Ray Vaughn, Jarrod Lawson, and Ray Charles. Michael can be seen performing all major music venues in San Antonio and surrounding areas in Texas.


Rockcastle is a variety act out of San Antonio, TX comprised of Greene, lead vocals and guitar, Carlos Zuniga on backing vocals and bass and Isaac Bautista on drums and sampler. They play all the hits from John Pardi, Elton John, The Beatles, Hank Jr to Phil Collins. Come out and enjoy all your favorite songs with this high [...]

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.

Soul Twang Band

The SoulTwang 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 other [...]

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.

South Train

Originally from San Benito, TX, South Train is a musical celebration that reflects the diversity of Texas cultures, landscapes and weather while featuring the squeezebox, harmonica, and bajo sexto. With elements of blues, Tex-Mex, rock, jazz and latin music, South Train infuses all these styles into a unique Tex-Mex Rock-n-Roll experience! South Train has had the distinct honor of [...]

Bier mit Benno

Benno Engel, beloved retired New Braunfels German teacher is hosting a Stammtisch-style gathering “Bier with Benno” . Former students and other German language lovers can gather and share in some gemutlichkeit and memories, in addition to bringing their German language skills back into practice! Krause’s full menu of Texas German favorites will be available and a German band will [...]

New Braunfels Village Brass Band

The New Braunfels Village Brass Band is a community band with members coming from a 100-mile radius of this town known for its rich German heritage. This group of 35 active musicians performs regularly throughout the South Central Texas area at a variety of functions, especially at Wurstfest and other German festivals. They emulate the brass bands of Germany [...]


Evolution is a 4 piece band playing 70’s, 80’s, and 90’s classic rock covers. With over 30+ years experience, this “tight unit” is a must see. From the wide vocal range of Laura Young, the blazing guitar of Dave Williams, to the solid groove of bassist Dale Roberson, and drummer Bill Huedepohl, this is the right combination to rock [...]

New Braunfels Firefighters Pipes & Drums Band

The mission of the New Braunfels Firefighters Pipes and Drums is to directly pay tribute to our fallen brothers and sisters in the Fire Service, EMS, Law Enforcement and our Armed Forces. Keeping Duty, Honor and Pride paramount we shall provide traditional pipes and drums music at funeral services, memorial services, parades and other ceremonies where requested. We will [...]

Aaron Stephens

Born in Chicago, raised in McAllen, near the most southern border of Texas, Aaron Stephens isn’t your typical singer-songwriter. He’s a producer/multi-instrumentalist, with an emphasis on funky guitar playing. His songwriting breathes with the feel and flow of a timeless artist; his life and experiences put to grooves and melodies. Stephens has shown he’s not afraid to bring his [...]

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. [...]

Suburban Beat

Suburban Beat is a musical force that allows Austin the title of "Live Music Capital." Catchy riffs, great lyrics, tight arrangements, audience participation! SB has is all!

Walt 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, [...]

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.

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 [...]

The Reed Brothers Duo

After years of playing in solo projects and as sidemen for various bands, The Reed Brothers decided to join forces and bring the heat of the hard driving blues rock they grew up on. Blending Americana with groove, this duo is sure to turn heads with their incredible harmonies, musicianship, and songwriting prowess.

Soul Sessions

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

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 [...]

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 [...]

Dachshund Races

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, March 26th at 2pm. We are accepting food and supply donations for the HSNBA. Place in the top 4 racers and be asked back for our Race Finals on December 10th! Medals will be awarded [...]