Local radio station 99.5 the Wolf presents their first “12 Man Jam”. The event features Pat Green, Tracy Lawrence, Terri Clark, Deryl Dodd, Aaron Watson, Rick Trevino, and more.
The first performance of Dierks Bentley in August is bolstered by the runaway success of his first, self-titled CD.
In October, Willie Nelson records his ‘Live at Billy Bob’s’ CD and DVD.
Gary Stewart, whose songs like “Drinkin’ Thing” and ” She’s Actin’ Single” became Honky Tonk classics, is scheduled to play at Billy Bob’s Nov. 29. Stewart cancels because he is ill. He passes away just two weeks later on December 16, leaving a big hole in the Billy Bob’s family. Stewart was only 59 years old.