BANJO Stage

Asleep At The Wheel

Fri, Sep 30 |  Banjo Stage  |  2:30 - 3:15pm

Founded in 1970, Asleep at the Wheel has been part of the American roots music landscape for more than 50 years. Although the band got its start on a farm in Paw Paw, West Virginia, Asleep at the Wheel became a cornerstone of the Austin, Texas, scene upon its arrival in 1973. Inspired by Western swing and honky-tonk country, the band has accrued 10 Grammy Awards, and is currently on the road in support of its recent career retrospective, Half a Hundred Years.