But apparently there's still some dispute as to who is the Honky Tonk Champion of Dallas. So the Boys Named Sue and The King Bucks--both frequent "Best Country" Dallas Observer Music Awards nominees, with the Bucks taking the honor last year--will square off Saturday, January 30, at Dallas' undisputed king of honky-tonk bars, the Sons of Hermann Hall, to settle it once and for all. Or until DOMA XXII voting starts. Or until the 2K11 version of the "World Championship of Honky Tonk."
The undercard features longtime Dallas musician siblings Chad and Reggie Rueffer. Doors open at 7 p.m., music starts at 9 p.m. and tickets are $10.
After the jump, a few other recent show announcements.
Friday, January 8 -- Subterranean Aviators, Gaffney
Saturday, January 9 -- Ann Armstrong
Thursday, January 14 -- MAX STALLING
Friday, January 15 -- FAT MAN & LITTLE BOY
Saturday, January 16 -- DOUG BURR, The Fox & The Bird
Thursday, January 21 -- JEFF WHITTINGTON, SPYCHE & JOHN TAYLOR YOUNG
Friday, January 22 -- TELEGRAPH CANYON
Saturday, January 23 -- SCOTT MILLER
Thursday, January 28 -- SHINYRIBS
Friday, January 29 -- RYAN THOMAS BECKER, NEW SCIENCE PROJECTS & SEAN FOSTER
The Granada Theater
Thursday, January 28 -- Great American Taxi
Saturday, March 3 -- Mac Lethal, Soulcrate Music, Prof
Saturday, January 23 -- Infected Mushroom
Thursday, March 4 -- Cevin Key (Skinny Puppy), Dead Voices on Air, Phil Western
Friday, March 27 -- Alkaline Trio, Cursive
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Poor David's Pub
Sunday, January 10 -- Hope's Door benefit for domestic abuse victims. Music acts: The Loosies, Responsible Johnny. Burlesque acts: Crystal Pistols, Vivienne Vermuth and Courtney Crave
Sons of Hermann Hall
Saturday, January 9 -- The Backsliders, Little Black Dress, Menkena
Friday, January 15 -- The Paper Chase, True Widow, Boom Boom Box
Friday, January 22 -- The Slack, Dave Little's Meltdown
Saturday, January 30 -- Boys Named Sue vs. The King Bucks World Championship Of Honky Tonk 2K10, with Chad and Reggie Rueffer
Saturday, February 13 -- Valentine's Show and Dance with Max Stalling, Blacktop Gypsy
Friday, March 5 -- The O's, Frank Smith, Grant Jones and the Pistol Grip Lassos
Saturday, March 27 -- Rockers Vs. Mods Motorcycle Rally
Winstar Rodeo Roadhouse, Fort Worth
Friday, January 22 -- Owen Temple, Billy Joe Shaver