Dave Stamey Concert

MAVERICKS COFFEE HOUSE

Proudly Presents Our 13th Anniversary Show

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DAVE STAMEY

Saturday, February 6. 2016

7 PM          $ 30

Dave Stamey, from nearby Orange Cove, has done good out in this cruel and unforgiving world. The former Dude Wrangler and Feedlot Rodeo Star, has won about every piece of hardware that Western Music has to offer today.  Anyone that has been referred to by Cowboys & Indians as “The Charley Russell of Western Music”, could get a swelled head, but not our transplanted Montana boy.  After Western Horseman said his “Vaquero Song is one of the greatest Western Songs of All Time”, he no longer needed his dad Bruce to co-sign for him anymore to buy a used pickup truck. True West noted Dave was the “Best Living Western Musician” today; yet our favorite son did not discriminate; and so he continued to sign the Skoal tins of the many, adoring Rodeo Buckle Bunnies, as well as autograph ball caps for the young goat ropers, in the parking lot, roping anybody and anything that dared walked by.

As of today, may have changed over the past 24 hours, Dave Stamey has been bestowed the following: WMA’s Entertainer of the Year – 7 times; Male Performer of the Year 5 – times; Songwriter of the Year 5 – times and Academy of Western Artists (AWA) – 1 time.

WHAT ARE OTHERS SAYING:

“His music is gorgeous, often funny, and his performance is flawless!”

BONSALL VILLAGE NEWS

“Booking Dave Stamey is pure pleasure because his fans, far and wide, will drive for hours to hear him. When he hasn’t been around for awhile, people start asking. They love this guy…………” PHEE SHERLINE,  Fallbrook Americana

“It’s phenomenal to see one man develop that kind of relationship with the listener. He stands shoulder to shoulder with the top performers in the industry.” FRANK WOLKING,  West Mountain Festival,  Westcliffe, CO

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Call or stop by Mavericks Coffee House, 238 E. Caldwell Ave., Visalia, CA 93277 pronto, 559 624-1400, (Visa/MC), as it will be a sell out and seating is limited.

No refunds. Please share with the masses.

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Ross Knox and Trinity Seely Concert

MAVERICKS COFFEE HOUSE

 

Presents an Evening of Cowboy Poetry & Western Music

ROSS KNOX and TRINITY SEELY

Saturday, January 9, 2016

 

7 PM   $ 25

We are pleased to welcome for the first time Ross and Trinity. Ross Knox is a legend in cowboy lore. He is a renown cowboy poet featured annually in Elko and

a fearless Packer with 9 lives…he’s used up 7 of them by now.  Ian Tyson has mentioned him in his songs and Tom Russell wrote and essay on his many adventures.

 

Trinity is the one with the beautiful voice, while some claim Ross gargles with anti-freeze. Together they are a dynamite pair combining poetry with music.

Warren Miller from Prescott’s prestigious Sharlott Hall Western Museum says: “Ross writes about the things he knows intimately: horses, cattle, cow-dogs, loneliness, getting hitched, getting in a wreck, about the life of a cowboy.”

Jennifer Denison, Senior Editor, Western Horseman magazine comments on Trinity Seely “Music and storytelling as much a part a part working on a ranch as a saddle is to riding horses. Trinity embraces the oral traditions of the cowboy life and offers a musical window into her life as a cowgirl and ranch wife.”

Trinity Seely was named True West magazine’s Favorite Western Artist in 2012. Her song Cowboy Hat was nominated Song of the Year (2014) by the Western Music Association.

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Please join us in welcoming this fine duo to Visalia, an old western town. Tickets go on sale Monday December 14. Call 559 624-1400 for tickets (Visa/MC) or better yet stop by for a cup at Mavericks Coffee House, 238 East Caldwell (Court and Caldwell) and pick up your tickets.   Doors open at 6, Showtime 7 PM.

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Rex Allen Jr. Concert

MAVERICKS COFFEE HOUSE 

presents 
 
REX ALLEN Jr. 
Rex Allen Jr.
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
7 PM     $35
 
The name “Rex Allen” brings back fond memories of yesteryear! On Saturday at the hometown cinema you could catch the latest western movie of Rex Allen and his beautiful horse Koko, along with a Lash LaRue or Wild Bill Elliot film.  Well Rex may have gone where the good cowboys go, however that resonant voice of the last singing cowboy has not been lost to the public. His son, Rex Allen Jr., brings that same mellow and familiar voice to his performances. This is Rex’s first visit to Mavericks and we hope it is isn’t his last. 
 
Rex, born into a musical family, started singing at age 6, in church and family affairs. As a youth, he was heavily influenced by folk singer Hoyt Axton. Rex majored in Theater Arts in college. In 1992, the popular Statler Brothers invited him to be a regular on their weekly TV show on TNN. After three years, his popularity led to TNN to introduce Rex  in his own weekly show Yesteryear. After two seasons, he rejoined the Statler Brothers TV show. Rex has performed with symphonies, was the first performer to sing on the Great wall of China, and followed his father as a noted film narrator. Rex has made commercials for many companies and was the narrator on the Farrelly Brothers film Me, Myself and Irene, starring Jim Carrey and Renee Zellweger.  Rex’s song I Love You Arizona was selected as the Official State Song of Arizona. He has had over 50 songs on the music charts, which included hits such as: Lonely Street; I’m Getting Good at Missing You (Solitaire); No, No, No;  Two Less Lonely People, and It’s Over. 
 
AWARDS: 
Music City Awards  “Most Promising Male Vocalist”
Country Music Magazine  “Entertainer of the Year”
Western Music Association selected to the “WMA Hall of Fame”    
 
WHAT OTHERS ARE SAYING: 
“We knew that Rex could sing anything we threw at him. He is the best singer in the business.”
Harold and Don Reed, THE STATLER BROTHERS 
 
“Rex Allen Jr. is the consummate actor, singer and entertainer and his audiences always leave the show knowing they have been supremely entertained.”
COMMUNITY PERFORMANCE & ART CENTER
 
“Rex Allen Jr. has one of the cleanest, clearest voices in the world of singers and professional narrators I’ve ever heard.”
ROY WILLIAMS 
 
“Allen’s version of the standard Streets of Laredo strikes home for anyone who hadn’t already noticed, how similar his voice is to his father.”  
Greg Adams, ALL MUSIC REVIEW
 
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Come on out and help us welcome Rex to Visalia, an old cowboy town. Call 559 624-1400 or stop by Mavericks at 238 E. Caldwell Avenue (Court and Caldwell) for a cup of the famous coffee and pick up your tickets. Doors open at 6 PM, showtime is 7 PM. Seating is limited. 
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Mikki Daniel Concert

Mikki Daniel Concert

Saturday, August 29, 2015

7pm     $25

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Mary Kaye Concert

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Mary Kaye Concert

Friday, August 21, 2015

7pm      $25

 

We’re pleased to welcome back to Mavericks, the critically acclaimed Western Music Singer/Songwriter Mary Kaye Knaphus.  Born in Texas, raised in Mississippi and ventured off to Utah where she became the wife of a Utah cowboy by the name of Brad. Mary Kaye has been recognized by both the Academy of Western Artists (AWA) and Western Music Association (WMA) for her smooth vocal styling with a three octave range and exceptional crafting of Western lyrics and melodies. The Knaphus family live on a century old homestead where they’ve raised 10 children. According to Rick Huff, who reviews Western music for WMA’s THE WESTERN WAY, shared that her music ranges from “haunting ballads to feel good (western) swing and bring out a level of sass and fight in her voice that few other ladies have yet demonstrated.” 
 
AWARDS:
2010  Female Vocalist of the Year, Western Music Association (WMA)
2011  Best Western Female Performer, Academy of Western Artists (AWA)
2012  Song of the Year, No Wilder Place with Les Buffham (WMA)
2013  Female Performer of the Year and Songwriter of the Year (WMA) 
            Top Cowboy Song of the Year Jealous of the Moon by American Cowboy (AC)
            Top 20 Cowboy Songs of the Past 20 Years Jealous of the Moon (AC)
2015   Nominee for both Entertainer and Female Performer of the Year (WMA)
 
 
What are the CRITICS saying about this cowgirl songster:

“Gifted with one of the most dynamic and original voices in Western Music, Mary Kaye delivers the goods with powerful, honey-dipped Southern vocals that demonstrate why this up and comer has already garnered top awards from both the AWA and WMA.” Charley Engle, AMERICAN COWBOY

“Mary Kaye is completely individualistic. You sense no influences. This is pure, marvelous, unalloyed vocal styling that comes as natural as a Southern Breeze……and her songwriting is fascinating.” Marvin O’Dell, MUSIKODE RECORDS

“With her singing, Mary Kaye brings to the table one of the more captivating vocal presentations to come along in a good while. She boasts a wide vocal range (from Soprano to near Bass), a very tight vibrato and dead on accurate pitch across a wide note spread.” Rick Huff, THE WESTERN WAY 

 
“Known for her wide vocal range, tight vibrato and haunting voice, Mary Kaye delivers a spellbinding, emotional vocal performance in every song she sings.” Jennifer Dennison,  WESTERN HORSEMAN 
 
“Mary Kaye is a major find….she possesses a vice that defies categorization.” BREATHcast
 
“Mary Kaye has entered the echelon of great songwriters with her latest albums.” TRUE WEST
 
“Mary Kaye is one of the strongest singers working today.” BIG SKY JOURNAL

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With that advance billing, make sure your get your tickets early. Come on out and welcome Mary Kaye and Brad back to Visalia, an old Western town. 

Call for tickets at Mavericks Coffee House 559 624-1400 or stop by for a cup and pick them up at 238 E. Caldwell Ave.

Open Seating………Doors Open at 6 PM

 

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Don Edwards Concert

Don Edwards Concert

7pm, Wednesday October 7, 2015

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Rex Allen Jr. Concert

Rex Allen Jr. Concert

7pm, Wednesday, October 14, 2015

 

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Monterey Cowboy Poetry and Music Festival

Monterey Cowboy Poetry and Music Festival

November 20-22, 2015

montereycowboy.org

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Richard Elloyan with Steve Wade Concert

 

Mavericks Coffee House 
welcomes back
RICHARD ELLOYAN 
with Special Guest 
STEVE WADE
 
Saturday, December 12, 2015
7 PM   $25
 
It’s been a few years since Richard Elloyan has played at Mavericks. The singer/songwriter from Carson City, Nevada is a songwriters songwriter. Some of the more well known entertainer out on the Cowboy Sawdust Trail have recorded his songs. Richard’s songwriting collaborator Dave Stamey, our multiple, award winning one man House Band says of Richard:  He “is a songwriter with so much talent, it should be illegal!” That’s good enough for us to invite him back. 
 
Richard was raised in Virginia City. After a stint in the US Navy, he attended the University of Nevada -Reno, where he studied Range Management. That resulted in his working for the US Bureau of Land Management and the US Forestry Service.  Today, he travels the highways of Nevada as an Environmental Health Specialist. Richard Wade, an accomplished guitarist, raises and trains Arabian horses in the Washoe Valley. 
 
Richard has eight albums to his credit. The most recent Forty Miles of Famous Title Track, was selected in 2014, by the Reno Gazette Journal, as the Best New Local Music Original Song from 43 entries considered….quite an honor! 
 
What are others saying: 
 
“A singer and songwriter of unique wit and imagination. Richard’s original music and poetry capture the spirit of the West and those that live it’s lifestyle.” DAYTON (NV) HISTORY 
 
Regarding his 4th album Back in Heaven, “Elloyan points out that country and western are two different genres of music. Western music reflects cowboys and a passion for the outdoors. Elloyan’s music encompasses a full landscape of emotions.” Susan Winters, NEWSREVIEW.COM 
 
“His lyrical agility, melodic ability, and harmonic sensibility in choosing the proper four chords make Forty Miles of Famous a fun ride powered just by two voices, two strumming guitars, a thumping bass, a touch of strings – and a spoonful of self-deprecating humor.” Mike Sion, RENO GAZETTE JOURNAL
 
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Tickets go on sale Monday, November 16. Stop by Mavericks Coffee House, 238 E. Caldwell Avenue, Visalia, CA 93277, to pick them up. Or call 559 624-1400 for tickets….Visa/MC/AmEx accepted. Doors open at 6 PM and the show is at 7 PM. Seating is limited. Come on out and welcome Richard back to Visalia, an old Western town.

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Miss Devon & the Outlaw with specials guests Kristyn Harris and Brook Wallace

MAVERICKS COFFEE HOUSE & ROASTING COMPANY 
presents two memorable concerts for the price of one

 Miss Devon and the Outlaw

MISS DEVON & the OUTLAW

plus

KRYSTYN HARRIS

with

Brook Wallace

Kristyn Harris and Brook Wallace

Wednesday,  June 24, 2015

7PM  $25

Western swing is the official music of Texas, and these four award-winning, high energy western music performers from Texas, have thrown in together to kick up some serious dust around the old corral. As a result, what Miss Devon & the Outlaw, Kristyn Harris, and Texas champion fiddle player  Brook Wallace do is more fun than puttin’ socks on a rooster. This is their first visit to Mavericks so come on out and give them a hearty California welcome. They’ll feel good about it and so will you!!

Miss Devon & the Outlaw – Devon Dawson and Jessie Robertson formed their fun, musical duo in 2007. Since then they have won many awards. Devon is a top entertainer in western music, known for her “vintage sock-rhythm guitar style, and warm ‘swingtime cowgirl’ vocals which bring to mind legendary B-western ladies of the silver screen. Jessie has a”fine tenor to baritone vocals” reminiscent of Tommy Duncan, lead singer with Bob Wills and his Texas Playboys. He also plays a hot saxophone and may drift off into a dozen alias personalities…..keep an eye on the rascal.

Western Music Association:

2014, 2013

Duo/Group of the Year

2013

Trio/Group Harmony Award with Kristyn Harris

2009, 2012, 2014

Duo/Group Harmony Award

Academy of Western Artists:

2009

Female Performer of the Year (Devon not Jessie)

National Cowboy Hall of Fame:

2013

Wrangler Award for New Horizons

GRAMMY Awards:

Woody’s Roundup, Riders in the Sky, based on Toy Story 2. Miss Devon receives a Grammy certificate for singing two songs on the award winning album as Jessie, The Yodelin’ Cowgirl

KRYSTYN HARRIS – She started playing music at age 14 and last fall, became the youngest performer to win the WMA Female Vocalist of the Year. Kristyn is “noted for her powerful vocals, solid rhythm guitar style, songwriting, yodeling, and captivating stage presence.” She is joined by award winning fiddle champ Brook Wallace.

Western Music Association:

2014

Female Performer of the Year

Youth Harmony Duo of the Year with Olivia Hobbs

2013

Western Swing Album of the Year

2012

Crescendo Award for Rising Star

Academy of Western Artists:

2013

Female Performer of the Year

Cowtown Society of Western Music:

2015

Rising Star of the Year Inductee

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This is a rare opportunity to catch two acts in one for the same price. We are confident you’ll enjoy this evening of wonderful Western music by four talented Texans. Bring out the kids too as they’ll be no school in the morning. Call Mavericks at 559 624-1400 for tickets (Visa/MC) or better yet stop by for a cup of their almost world famous, freshly roasted coffee. Limited seating, doors open at 6 (open seating) show time at 7 PM. Bring granny too!

“You don’t want to miss a visit from Miss Devon & The Outlaw along with Western music darling  Kristyn Harris, 2014 Western Music Association (WMA) Female Vocalist of the Year.  Talented singers and honest entertainers, you will love their harmonies, melodic ballads and fun take on Western swing music.” R.W. HAMPTON, WMA Hall of Fame member with many other awards.   
“Miss Devon and the Outlaw are a wonderfully, delightful combination of fabulous musical talent and lighthearted, high energy fun, all rolled into one. When you add in the amazingly talented young rising stars, Kristyn Harris and Brook Wallace, all I can say is WOW…WHAT A SHOW!!
BELINDA GAIL, Seven Time WMA Female Vocalist of the Year  
“Miss Devon and the Outlaw is as much fun as you can have in Western Music. Add Kristyn Harris into the mix and you have got yourself a stellar show, well worth the effort to get off the couch and get there! Trust me on this! DAVE STAMEY, Four times Entertainer of the Year award winner, among many other awards.
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