Join us in Gonzales every Friday in June and the Fourth of July,
for the 11th Annual Gonzales Main Street Concert Series! Food, Drinks, Games,
and live music all free, on the square, in downtown Gonzales!
Event opens at 6:00pm, Bill Pekar and The Rainey Brothers will kick off the
show at 7:00 pm followed by Different Beast at 8:45 pm on Friday, June 14,
Bill Pekar & the Rainy Brothers
Shiner, Texas is home base for veteran singer/songwriter Bill Pekar. Shiner is known for its beer and the Spoetzl Brewery but Bill has been “brewing up some new tunes for a new project in 2019.
The first album, “The First Five Years”, put Pekar on the Texas Music Charts with four singles including the Aggie/Longhorn love song, “Colors Are All The Same” and “The Koozie Song”. The second record had hits “On A Country Road” and “Hide The Whiskey”.
Bill Pekar has shared the stage with artists from Nashville to Texas. Bill and the band have performed at the Nashville Fan Fair with the likes of Lee Roy Parnell and Miranda Lambert. Bill Pekar & the Rainey Brothers have also shared the stage with Brad Paisley, Radney Foster, Hal Ketchum and others.
The band consists of musicians with years of experience under their belts. They have played in bands with diverse styles of music. they have performed in Texas and all around the world.
Different Beast is a Houston, Texas-area band that
is an eclectic mix of musicians with varying musical tastes, influences
and backgrounds - all of which revolve around a common core of
We play festivals, clubs, private parties, crawfish boils,
barbecue cook-offs, chili cook-offs, shindigs, hootenannies,
jamborees, charity fundraisers, and occasional wedding receptions.