Showing posts from July, 2019

Bushwick Bill of the Geto Boys - Leaves Behind Never Released Recordings at SK RECORDS

Bushwick Bill of the Geto Boys leaves never-released material at Studio Knights, a recording studio in Mesquite, Texas.

- Bushwick stopped by and stayed over-night at the historic downtown McWhorter/Greenhaw building with friend Josh Knight, Mesquite High Graduate - Class of 2004 and Full Sail University Alumni (2009-2014).

Article by the Rolling Stone Magazine (June 9th, 2019)

Bushwick Bill, a member of the Houston rap trio Geto Boys, has died at the age of 52. The rapper born Richard Shaw recently revealed that he had been diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer.

“Bushwick Bill passed away peacefully this evening at 9:35 p.m. He was surrounded by his immediate family,” the rapper’s publicist Dawn P. tells Rolling Stone. “There were incorrect previous reports that he had passed away this morning. We are looking into doing a public memorial at a later date. His family appreciates all of the prayers and support and are asking for privacy at this time.”

As Shaw recalled in a TMZ i…

SK RECORDS Artist, Tyrone Vaughan, To Headline the Girrakool Blues Festival in Australia

SK Records very own, Tyrone Vaughan, will grace the Girrakool Stage with the Darren Jack Band. 
For tickets on the event visit: Girrakool Blues Festival

Studio Knights Releases Second Edition Comic-Book of Baby Alien: Life In Roswell, NM

Studio Knights will release the second edition of Baby Aliencomic at this years annual Roswell UFO Festival... quantities are limited and will sell out..!

The Light Crust Doughboys - Yesterday and Today - NOW ON TOUR WORLDWIDE!

"Charles Stone (Elvis Presley Show Tour Producer-Director) Presents"
90th Anniversary Stage Shows debut in 2019: "The Light Crust Doughboys Are On the Air" Big Show Band and Revue celebrating The Light Crust Doughboys blending of rural country and urban blues since 1931 in Dallas, Texas' historical Deep Ellum music district;
- 1st country band to draw crowds of 10,000+ in Texas and 15,000+ in Arkansas;

- 1st country band to travel in a custom bus (bus cost: $50,000. in 1935 dollars which is $937,000. in 2019 dollars);

- 1st country band to "go electric" with electric guitars in 1936;

- 1st country band to blend rural country with urban blues in Dallas, Texas Deep Ellum venues;

- 1st country band to have its popularity propel its leader-announcer to the office of Governor (W. Lee O'Daniel, State of Texas Governor);

- 1st band to be inducted into the Texas Western Swing Hall of Fame;

- World record for most Grammy Award Nominations by a Group in …

Actor/Comedian Pauly Shore Joins Studio Knights This Year!

Pauly Shore hits the new list of artist on the Studio Knights galaxy this year! 
Make sure to get tickets as he hits the road - at a comedy venue near you!

Josh Knight Records at the Gunter Hotel in San Antonio Texas

Robert Leroy Johnson recorded 16 songs at the Gunter Hotel in November of 1936.
He became known as the King of the Delta Blues Singers.

When visiting San Antonio several years ago, Josh Knight decided to study the intricate sound and delta croon of Johnson’s style.
Knight is recording these same songs on the days Johnson recorded with support of The Sheraton Gunter Hotel staff.