Antone's Christmas Party with Donnie Fritts

ANTONE'S PRESENTS

Antone's Christmas Party with Donnie Fritts

Bobby Patterson & the Disciples

Fri · December 15, 2017

Doors: 9:00 pm / Show: 10:00 pm

$15.00

Silent Night, Funky Night

Donnie Fritts will be performing his best known songs including co-writes with John Prine, Waylon Jennings, Kris Kristofferson, Tony Joe White and Dan Penn along a handful of original Christmas songs in a stripped down duo format. Dallas deep soul hero Bobby Patterson closes out the night with his 7-piece band.

Donnie Fritts
Donnie Fritts
Donnie Fritts is a Florence, Ala. native and one of many local musical luminaries. He’s a lauded songwriter, noted for his tracks “We Had It All” (recorded by scores of artists from Waylon Jennings and Dolly Parton to Ray Charles) and “Breakfast in Bed” which he co-wrote with Eddie Hinton for Dusty Springfield’s album Dusty in Memphis. He played and travelled with Kris Kristofferson’s band for nearly 20 years, and has released three previous albums-- Prone to Lean, Everybody’s Got a Song, and the Dan Penn-produced One Foot in the Groove-- all stacked with hit original tracks.
Bobby Patterson & the Disciples
Bobby Patterson & the Disciples
Bobby Patterson has been singing R&B and southern soul in his hometown of Dallas for over half a century.

He released countless singles for local and regional labels in the 60s and 70s, and his original tunes have been covered by artists as diverse as Little Willie John ("Let Them Talk"), Albert King ("That's What The Blues Is All About"), the Fabulous Thunderbirds ("How Do You Spell Love?"), and Jeff Tweedy ("She Don't Have To See You").

Patterson's latest album, 2015's "I Got More Soul", was produced by Relatives guitarist Zach Ernst and mixed by Brownout's Adrian Quesada.
Venue Information:
Antone's
305 E 5th Street
Austin, TX, 78701
http://www.antonesnightclub.com/