2019 Texas Sounds dates – October 17, 18, 19, & 20
Thursday through Sunday
We have added one full day/evening. Texas Sounds in 2019 is a 4-day event! More musicians. More music! More excitement in Jefferson, Texas!
Sponsored by Boot Barn.
The 2019 Texas Sounds is in October, and already, we have an amazing lineup!
Sabine – UK

A new sensation from the UK.
Sabine’s soft tones & emotional
performance style make her one
of the outstanding new talents
in European Country Music.

Stiaan Reynierse – South Africa

Stiaan sings and tears flow.
His lyrics evoke feels from
deep within the listener’s
heart. His voice is deep and 
rolls over a bit of gravel on
its way to your ears. He is an
important talent on the world’s
country music stage.

Country Sisters – Czech Republic
Over 50 million YouTube
views! Talented and beautiful,
the Country Sisters all female
band delivers a high energy,
dynamic stage show that has
delighted audiences around
the world.
Royal South – UK
A Texan (SaraBeth), a
boy from Essex (Glen),
and a Kentuckian (Vickie)
met in Nashville and
formed Royal South!
Cleopatra Methula – Swaziland
Talent, beauty, and brains! 
“Queen of Country Music”
in Africa. Along with a
few others, Cleopatra is
helping create a new,
energetic Country Music
industry in eSwatini
(formerly Swaziland), Africa 
InBlauk – Spain
The 2014 Texas Sounds
Male Performer of the Year,
this remarkably innovative
instrumentalist and vocalist
takes command of the stage
and the audience. Dubbed
the “Bon Jovi” of Spanish
Country Music.
Marina Jay – Austria

An emotive performer with
a mature, soulful, powerful
voice and captivating stage
presence. This former
kindergarten teacher has
performed with celebrities
from around the world, toured
Europe, and is taking huge leaps
in the Country Music community.

Regan Tucker – New Zealand
Music has the power to transport
us to another time and place.
Regan Tucker loves to harness that
power with a broad audience of
fellow music lovers and passionate
musicians alike. 
Mikol Frachey – Italy
Texas Sounds 2017 Rising Star
award winner, Mikol Frachey,
returns with two more year’s
experience and world touring
under her belt.
The Wild Horses – Spain
They wowed the audience in 2018
and expect to come back better than
ever before! The Wild Horses are
powerful, expert musicians and great
international ambassadors.
Susan Santos – Spain

Soulful, hard hitting, and
powerful performances, 
Susan Santos is a stunning
on-stage presence. From
blues, to rock, to pure
country, Susan captures the
essence of every song and
the attention of every

Border Música Country – Mexico

A superbly talented group
dedicated to boosting the
popularity of country music
in Mexico. The musicianship
is great. Their performance
is entertaining. Their onstage
energy is contagious!

The 2017 Texas Sounds
Female Vocalist of the Year!
HunTer returns to wow our
audiences with her powerful,
melodious voice and lyrics.
She sings from deep within
her emotions and impresses
and  moves audiences.
Daniel Wesley – South Africa
He started as lead guitarist for a
South African band, K2, that
performed internationally.
In 2016 Daniel launched his solo
career with sights set on doing a
new country album aimed to
market Internationally.
CC Cooper – Ireland
Ireland’s Talented Charm. 
2012 Country & Irish Female
Artist of the Year, Irish
Entertainment Awards. 2012
Most Promising Female Artist
of the Year, Irish Country Sound
Awards. Farmers Journal. 2011
Best New Country Female Artist,
Hot Country Awards.
Alamo Country Band – Mexico
Talented instrumentalists,
great voices, and instantly
likable, They were awarded
Band of the Year at the 2018
Texas Sounds.
Dusty & Stones – Swaziland
Texas Sounds Duo of the Year
for 2017, these cousins are
helping create a vibrant, new,
true Country Music  scene in
the Kingdom of eSwatini
(formerly Swaziland), Africa!
Luis Ochoa – Mexico 
Luis (Lico) Ochoa awakens the
entire venue with his dynamic
vocals and engaging stage
presence. In 2018 Luis took
home the Texas Sounds
Producer’s Choice award.
Country Manners – Italy
Professionalism, passion and
heart are the principles that
gave life to Country Manners.
New Country, while embracing
the traditional sound, this band 
creates beautiful music.
Country Rio – Mexico
Returning after a one-year
hiatus, Country Rio brings
back real country music that
evokes the pure essence of
Texas and the western lifestyle.
They are the 2017 Texas Sounds
Producer’s Choice award winners.
Stuart Landon – UK

An award winning UK
artist who has earned
recognition from
and the UK Songwriting
Awards. I Can’t Take It
debuted at
number one on UK iTunes
& Amazon charts .
Outmanned, Never Outgunned
is still iTunes All-Time Best
Sellers Country Chart today.

Henrik Johannessen – Denmark

A great instrumentalist, a
uniquely captivating voice,
and an outstanding talent
as a songwriter, this Danish
artist has a passion for blues,
country, and rock and roll.

Pablo Martín – Spain

A BIG personality and a bigger
voice! Outrageous vocal range
and a performer’s heart make
Pablo a joy to see in person.
Texas Sounds’ 2017 Male
Vocalist of the Year returns!
Elvis Otis – Kenya

A rich, smooth, and powerful
baritone who has conquered
most of Africa with his genuine
country renditions. Elvis is a big
man with a big beautiful voice.

Watch as we add new stars and celebrities!

As always, schedule is subject to change.

This event brings participants from around the world and audience members from across the nation to Jefferson. Income from this influx of people is an integral part of the economy that keeps Jefferson alive. Jefferson is the only surviving city in one of the poorest counties in Texas, a small town of only 1800 residents that depends largely upon tourism as its primary industry. The worldwide publicity that this event generates is a major boost to the future of tourism in Jefferson.

International musicians flock to Jefferson in the hopes of winning a Texas Sounds Award. A Texas Sounds award exerts a substantial positive influence on each musician’s career. Texas Sounds attracts the best country artists from every nation.

Texas Sounds is produced by, and is the major fundraising event for, East Texas Performing Arts, a 501(c)3 nonprofit. Proceeds from the event, sponsorships, ticket sales, and merchandise/refreshment sales go directly to support ETPA.