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Asleep At The Wheel

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Asleep At The Wheel is a 9-time Grammy winning American western swing band, founded in 1969 by Ray Benson and Lucky Oceans. [u]Current line-up[/u]: Ray Benson - lead, vocals Eddie Rivers - steel guitar, saxophone David Miller - bass, vocals David Sanger - drums Katie Shore - Fiddle and Vocals Emily Gimble - Piano and Vocals [u]Former members[/u]: Chris O'Connell - guitar, vocals LeRoy Preston - guitar, drums, vocals Lucky Oceans - guitar, steel guitar Larry Franklin - guitar, fiddle, vocals, harmony vocals John Ely - Hawaiian guitar Haydn Vitera - guitar, fiddle, vocals, harmony vocals Rolf Seiker - banjo Jim Murphy - dobro, steel guitar, saxophone Johnny Nicholas - guitar, piano, harmony vocals Wally Murphy - steel guitar John Ely - steel guitar Cindy Cashdollar - steel guitar Bobby Black - steel guitar Gene Dobkin - bass, vocals Tony Garnier - bass Tom Anastasio - bass David Dawson - bass John Mitchell - bass Glen Fukunaga - bass Andy Stein - fiddle Johnny Gimble - fiddle Buddy Spicher - fiddle Richard Casanova - fiddle Link Davis Jr. - fiddle, saxophone, accordion, vocals Jason Roberts - fiddle, guitar, mandolin, vocals Danny Levin - fiddle, mandolin Bill Mabry - fiddle Ricky Turpin - fiddle, mandolin Chris Booher - fiddle, piano, vocals Scott Hennige - drums Chris York - drums Richard Hormachea - drums Tommy Beavers - drums Faulkner Evans - piano Floyd Domino - piano Tim Alexander - piano, accordion, vocals, harmony vocals John Michael Whitby - piano, harmony vocals Patrick (Taco) Ryan - saxophone, clarinet Michael Francis - saxophone, clarinet Maryann Price - vocals Jann Browne - vocals Elizabeth McQueen - guitar, vocals

     
Members
PortraitTony Garnier
b *1956 US
PortraitLucky Oceans
stg *1951 US
PortraitLarry Franklin
vn US
PortraitBuddy Spicher
vn *1938 US
PortraitChris O'Connell
voc US
PortraitMichael Francis
sax
PortraitTim Alexander
p
PortraitFloyd Domino
p, org US
PortraitRay Benson
voc, g *1951 US
PortraitCindy Cashdollar
stg *1956 US
PortraitBobby Black
stg
PortraitDavid Sanger
dr
PortraitLeroy Preston
voc US
PortraitJim Murphy
stg, sax
PortraitJason Roberts
vn, voc US
PortraitChris Booher
vn, bvoc, p
PortraitDavid Miller
b, bvoc US
Pat Ryan
cl, fl
PortraitEddie Rivers
sax, stg US
PortraitLink Davis, Jr.
US
PortraitJohn Ely
stg
Bill Mabry
vn
Richard Casanova
vn
PortraitJohn Michael Whitby
p, bvoc
PortraitDennis Ludiker
vn, man
PortraitHaydn Vitera
vn, voc *1973 US
PortraitReuben Gosfield
stg *1951 US
PortraitRicky Turpin
vn, man
Danny Levin
key
PortraitDavid Dawson
b
PortraitConnor Forsyth
p, org
Tom Anastasio
b
PortraitJay Reynolds
sax, bs
Jon Mitchell
b, voc
Popular Tracks   
Hot Rod Lincoln on Western Standard Time by Asleep At The Wheel
The Letter (That Johnny Walker Read) on The Very Best of Asleep at the Wheel by Asleep At The Wheel
Miles and Miles of Texas on The Very Best of Asleep at the Wheel by Asleep At The Wheel
South of the Border (Down Mexico Way) [feat. George Strait] on Still the King: Celebrating the Music of Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys by Asleep At The Wheel
Trouble in Mind (feat. Lyle Lovett) on Still the King: Celebrating the Music of Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys by Asleep At The Wheel
I Hear Ya Talkin' (feat. Amos Lee) on Still the King: Celebrating the Music of Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys by Asleep At The Wheel
Get Your Kicks on Route 66 on The Very Best of Asleep at the Wheel by Asleep At The Wheel
The Letter That Johnny Walker Read on Texas Gold by Asleep At The Wheel
Stay All Night on Ride With Bob by Asleep At The Wheel
The Girl I Left Behind Me (feat. The Avett Brothers) on Still the King: Celebrating the Music of Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys by Asleep At The Wheel

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Band Membership
Discography



Title Artist Year Type
New RoutesAsleep At The Wheel2018Album
Lone Star ChristmasAsleep At The Wheel2016Album
Still The King (Celebrating The Music Of Bob Wills & His Texas Playboys)Asleep At The Wheel Featuring Willie Nelson & The Blind Boys Of Alabama2015Single
Still The King: Celebrating The Music Of Bob Wills And His Texas PlayboysAsleep At The Wheel2015Album
SnapshotAsleep At The Wheel2014Compil.
It's a Good DayAsleep At The Wheel and Leon Rausch2010Album
Back To Back Live!Asleep At The Wheel And Willie Nelson2009Album
Willie And The WheelWillie Nelson & Asleep At The Wheel2009Album
Western Standard Time / Keepin' Me Up NightsAsleep At The Wheel2007Compil.
The Wheel Keeps On Rollin'Asleep At The Wheel2007Compil.
Live From Austin TXAsleep At The Wheel Featuring The Texas Playboys2006Album
Santa Loves To BoogieAsleep At The Wheel2006Album
Reinventing The WheelAsleep At The Wheel2006Album
The Best of Asleep At The Wheel On The RoadAsleep At The Wheel2006Album
Reinventing The WheelAsleep At The Wheel2006Album
We Keep On Ridin' . LiveAsleep At The Wheel2004Album
Live at Ebbets Field 1973Asleep At The Wheel2004Album
Live At Billy Bob's TexasAsleep At The Wheel2003Album
Remembers The AlamoAsleep At The Wheel2003Album
Wide Awake! Live In OklahomaAsleep At The Wheel2003Album
20 Greatest HitsAsleep At The Wheel2003Compil.
Live At Billy Bob's TexasAsleep At The Wheel2003Album
ASLEEP AT THE WHEEL IN CONCERTAsleep At The Wheel2003Album
Hang Up My SpursAsleep At The Wheel2002Album
Collision Course/The WheelAsleep At The Wheel2002Compil.
Collision Course/The WheelAsleep At The Wheel2002Compil.
Texas Gold / Wheelin' And Dealin'Asleep At The Wheel2002Compil.
The Best Of Asleep At The Wheel, 20th Century Masters, The Millennium CollectionAsleep At The Wheel2002Compil.
The Very Best Of Asleep At The WheelAsleep At The Wheel2001Album
Back To Back: Asleep At The Wheel And Bob Wills & His Texas PlayboysAsleep At The Wheel And Bob Wills & His Texas Playboys2000Compil.
Comin' Right At Ya / Texas GoldAsleep At The Wheel2000Compil.
Ride With Bob (A Tribute To Bob Wills And The Texas Playboys)Asleep At The Wheel1999Album
Super HitsAsleep At The Wheel1999Album
23 Country ClassicsAsleep At The Wheel1999Compil.
Merry Texas Christmas, Y'allAsleep At The Wheel1997Album
Back To The Future Now - Live At Arizona Charlie's Las VegasAsleep At The Wheel1997Album
The Wheel Keeps On Rollin'Asleep At The Wheel1995Album
Blues For DixieAsleep At The Wheel featuring Lyle Lovett1994Single
Still Swingin' 2Asleep At The Wheel1994Compil.
The Best Of Asleep At The WheelAsleep At The Wheel1993Compil.
Tribute To The Music Of Bob Wills And The Texas PlayboysAsleep At The Wheel1993Album
Swing TimeAsleep At The Wheel1992Compil.
Route 66Asleep At The Wheel1992Compil.
(Get Your Kicks On) Route 66 / Black And White RagAsleep At The Wheel1992Single
Greatest Hits Live & Kickin'Asleep At The Wheel1992Album
The Swingin' Best Of Asleep At The WheelAsleep At The Wheel1992Compil.
Dance With Who Brung YouAsleep At The Wheel1991Single
That's The Way Love IsAsleep At The Wheel1990Single
Keepin Me Up NightsAsleep At The Wheel1990Album
Black And White RagAsleep At The Wheel1989Single
House Of Blue Lights / Blues Stay Away From MeAsleep At The Wheel1988Single
Asleep At The WheelAsleep At The Wheel1988Compil.
Walk On ByAsleep At The Wheel1988Single
Chattanooga Choo Choo / Sugarfoot RagAsleep At The Wheel1988Single
Hot Rod LincolnAsleep At The Wheel1988Single
Western Standard TimeAsleep At The Wheel1988Album
The Very Best OfAsleep At The Wheel1987Compil.
Blowin' Like A BanditAsleep At The Wheel1987Single
Boogie Back To TexasAsleep At The Wheel1987Single
House Of Blue LightsAsleep At The Wheel1987Single
Way Down Texas WayAsleep At The Wheel1987Single
House Of Blue LightsAsleep At The Wheel1987Single
10Asleep At The Wheel1987Album
Pasture PrimeAsleep At The Wheel1985Album
Asleep At The WheelAsleep At The Wheel1985Album
Lucky Steels The WheelAsleep At The Wheel Featuring Lucky Oceans1983Album
FramedAsleep At The Wheel1980Album
Keepin' Me Up Nights / Pedernalas StrollAsleep At The Wheel1980Single
Don't Get Caught Out In The RainAsleep At The Wheel1980Single
Drivin'Asleep At The Wheel1980Compil.
Served LiveAsleep At The Wheel1979Album
Choo Choo Ch Boogie / Too Many Bad HabitsAsleep At The Wheel1979Single
LouisianaAsleep At The Wheel1978Single
Texas Me & YouAsleep At The Wheel1978Single
Pine Grove BluesAsleep At The Wheel1978Single
Collision CourseAsleep At The Wheel1978Album
One O'Clock JumpAsleep At The Wheel1978Single
My Baby Thinks She's A Train / Ragtime AnnieAsleep At The Wheel1977Single
The Trouble With Lovin' TodayAsleep At The Wheel1977Single
Somebody Stole His BodyAsleep At The Wheel1977Single
The WheelAsleep At The Wheel1977Album
Bump Bounce BoogieAsleep At The Wheel1976Single
Wheelin' And Dealin'Asleep At The Wheel1976Album
(Get Your Kicks On) Route 66Asleep At The Wheel1976Single
Miles And Miles Of Texas / Blues For DixieAsleep At The Wheel1976Single
Nothin' Takes The Place Of YouAsleep At The Wheel1976Single
Fat Boy RagAsleep At The Wheel1975Single
Tonight The Bartender Is On The Wrong Side Of The BarAsleep At The Wheel1975Single
The Letter That Johnny Walker ReadAsleep At The Wheel1975Single
Texas GoldAsleep At The Wheel1975Album
Fathers And SonsBob Wills & His Texas Playboys And Asleep At The Wheel1974Album
Choo Choo Ch'BoogieAsleep At The Wheel1974Single
You And Me InsteadAsleep At The Wheel1974Single
Asleep At The WheelAsleep At The Wheel1974Album
Take Me Back To TulsaAsleep At The Wheel1973Single
Comin' Right At YaAsleep At The Wheel1973Album
Drivin' Nails In My CoffinAsleep At The Wheel1972Single
Lay Down SallyAsleep At The WheelSingle
Four Scores And Seven Beers Ago / EyesRay Benson / Asleep At The WheelSingle
Red WingAsleep At The WheelSingle
Blues For DixieAsleep At The WheelSingle
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