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A Honky-Tonk Tale: In “Yellow Rose,” Dale Watson and the Broken Spoke Shine in Their Natural Roles

November 8, 2019 | By Clayton Maxwell

In Yellow Rose, a feature film highlight of the Austin Film Festival that just wrapped up last week, a teenage Filipino-American girl named Rose buys guitar strings at a music shop in Bastrop.

Gone Ameripolitan

January 12, 2017 | By Matt Joyce

Veteran Austin honky-tonker Dale Watson says it’s gotten harder and harder to explain his music to strangers—the curious truck-stop bystander intrigued by Watson’s tour bus emblazoned with his autograph or the barber trimming his signature pompadour before a far-flung road show.

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