Past Dates

Friday, April 7th, 2017

The Grouse Room
Kem Watts and Penny Jo Pullus - to be announced
1919 Kaliste Saloom Rd #303
Lafayette, LA 70508
337-806-9098 [map]

We are opening up for Billy Joe Shaver!

Tuesday, April 4th, 2017

One 2 One Bar
Kem Watts CD Release Party - 6:30pm- 7:30pm
1509 S Lamar Blvd
Austin, Tx. 78704
512-473-0125 [map]
Price: $5.00 at door

Full Band on CD  minus Wayne Sutton, who could not be here, but we have Landis Armstrong filling in on guitar.

Also:

Matt Hubbard and Earl Poole Ball : Keyboard piano

Eric Hisaw: Lead guitar

John Bush: Drums

Brad Houser: Bass

Penny Jo Pullus and Lissa Hattersley: back up vocals

It's a Purple Bee Event and Grego Loboz will be running sound

Evan and Dustin Bozarth will be videoing the whole show

The entire show will be videoed and multi track recorded!

Friday, March 31st, 2017

Dancing Bear Cantina
Kem Watts & Scooter Pearce - 7:00pm- 11:00pm
7794 Co Rd. 271
Mico, Tx. 78056
830-751-2160 [map]
Price: no cover

Ted Flannigan on bass 

Sunday, March 19th, 2017

Freddy Powers Pickin Party-Kem Watts acoustic - to be announced
5220 Hudson Bend Rd.
Austin, Tx. 78734
512-879-4906 [map]
Price: free

Many talented solo and full bands acts all day. BYOB and its a potluck! 

Saturday, March 18th, 2017

Rockin Tomato
Kem Watts- Texchromosome Show - 8:30pm- 9:00pm
3003 S Lamar Blvd #150
Austin, Tx. 78704
512-447-3351 [map]
Price: free

This is a non SXSW event! Lots of great songwriters to follow!

Friday, March 17th, 2017

Giddy Ups
Kem Watts Band - 7:00pm- 7:50pm
12010 Manchaca Rd
Austin, Tx. 78748
512-280-4732 [map]
Price: free

Spring Fling Fest

Friday, March 17th, 2017

House Wine
Kem Watts Duo - 4:00pm-4:40pm
408 Josephine St.
Austin, Tx. 78704
USA
512-322-5210 [map]
Price: free

Thursday, March 16th, 2017

BB Rover's Cafe & Pub
Kem Watts, Jean Synodinos, Stefanie Fix - 7:30pm- 9:00pm
12636 Research Blvd B101
Austin, Tx. 78759
USA
512-335-9504 [map]
Price: free

NXNW event!

Wednesday, March 15th, 2017

Stiles Switch BBQ
Kem Watts solo - 2:00pm- 3:00pm
6610 N Lamar Blvd
Austin, Tx. 78757
USA [map]
Price: free

Sunday, March 12th, 2017

Kem Watts, Pauline Reese, Shelly King - 1:00pm- 5:00pm
412 Luckenbach Town Loop
Fredericksburg, TX 78624
(830) 997-3224 [map]
Price: Free

Saturday, March 11th, 2017

Rockin Tomato
Kem Watts,Penny Jo Pullus, Amanda Pearcy - 9:00pm- midnight
3003 S. Lamar Blvd #150
Austin, Tx. 78704
USA
512-447-3351 [map]
Price: free

Wednesday, January 16th, 2013

Austin Bergstrom International Airport
Kem Watts @ Earl Campbell's - To be announced
3600 Presidential Blvd. Suite 410
Austin, TX 78719 [map]
Price: Tips encouraged!!!!

Friday, December 28th, 2012

Opa Coffee & Wine
Kem Watts - 8-10pm
2050 South Lamar Boulevard
Austin, TX. 78704
U.S
512-326-8742 [map]
Price: Tips encouraged!!!!

Thursday, December 20th, 2012

Kem Watts
Kem Watts - 10:30pm- 1:30am
Cheatham Street Warehouse
San Marcos, Tx. 78666
Uni
512-353-3777 [map]
Price: Free! Tips encouraged!

Kem Watts will be headlining for the first time at Cheatham and it's a free show! Hope to see all my friends and meet and see some new faces out there as well!

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012

Poodie's Hilltop Bar & Grill
Kem Watts Happy Hour - 4-7pm
22308 HWY. 71 West
spicewood, TX 78669
512-264-0318 [map]
Price: Free! Band plays for tips!

Come take advantage of Poodie's Tuesday drink specials and enjoy the best happy hour in Spicewood with some great live music! Come hungry to get a great burger or some yummy Southwestern egg rolls! Those are my personal favorites, but everything on the menu is super good!

Kem Watts 4-7pm

Ashley Monical 7:30

Sons Of Fathers 9pm

Sunday, December 16th, 2012

Kem Watts - 12:30am- 1:45am
1320 South Lamar
Austin, TX 78704
512.448.2552 [map]
Price: $5

Come celebrate the Apocalypse with some great live music at The Mighty Saxon Pub!

Eldridge Goins on Drums and Andrew Carroll on bass! 

Friday, November 16th, 2012

Opa Coffee & Wine
Kem Watts - 8-10pm
2050 South Lamar Boulevard
Austin, TX. 78704
U.S
512-326-8742 [map]
Price: Tips appreciated tremendously!

Thursday, October 25th, 2012

Poodie's Hilltop Bar & Grill
Kem Watts - 6pm-7:30pm
22308 HWY. 71 West
spicewood, TX 78669
512-264-0318 [map]
Price: Free, but tips greatly appreciated!!!!

Thursday, October 18th, 2012

La Kiva
Kem Watts - 8pm-midnight
Terlingua, TX 79852
(432) 371-2250 [map]
Price: Free show, tips encouraged

Kem Watts and Ashley Monical will be doing a song/swap! These two women are incredible songwriters out of the Austin Area and to have them both on one stage together is quite a treat! Hope everyone can make it out!

Tuesday, October 16th, 2012

High Sierra Bar & Grill
Kem Watts - 8pm-10:30pm
100 Ghost Town Road
Terlingua, TX. 79852
U.S
432-371-3282 [map]
Price: Free show, tips encouraged

Come kick off Al Barlow Fest early with some live music with Kem Watts and Ashley Monical!  

Kem Watts and Ashley Monical are two songwriter's out of the Austin Area! Ashley Monical will soothe your soul with her rich and melodic voice. Her style combines country, pop, and blues and will draw you in within the first stroke of her guitar!

Kem Watts combines a more Folk sound infused with Honky Tonk Country and bluegrass with a little sound of jazz! Think Fleetwood Mac/ Stevie Nicks on a vegetable farm in Lubbock TX. Bring your dancing shoes and all your friend's and come on down for some fun!

Saturday, October 13th, 2012

The Cove
Kem Watts - 6:30pm- 8:30pm
606 West Cypress Street
San Antonio, Texas 78212
Uni
210-227-2683 [map]
Price: Free, tips greatly appreciated!!!!

Friday, October 12th, 2012

Poodie's Hilltop Bar & Grill
Kem Watts - 4pm- 5:30pm
22308 HWY. 71 West
spicewood, TX 78669
512-264-0318 [map]

Thursday, October 11th, 2012

Poodie's Hilltop Bar & Grill
Kem Watts - 10pm- midnight!
22308 HWY. 71 West
spicewood, TX 78669
512-264-0318 [map]

Saturday, October 6th, 2012

Poodie's Hilltop Bar & Grill
Kem Watts - 6pm- 7:30pm
22308 HWY. 71 West
spicewood, TX 78669
512-264-0318 [map]

Friday, October 5th, 2012

Poodie's Hilltop Bar & Grill
Kem watts - 6pm - 8:30pm
22308 HWY. 71 West
spicewood, TX 78669
512-264-0318 [map]
Price: Free, but tips are greatly appreciated!

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2012

Kem Watts - 12:30am-2am
1320 South Lamar
Austin, TX 78704
512.448.2552 [map]
Price: $5 cover

I play after Michael McDermitt! It's the midnight to 2am slot so it's really oct. 3rd,  if you want to get technical!  So come early and stay late! 

Saturday, September 29th, 2012

Jax Neighborhood Cafe
Kem Watts - 6:30pm- 7:15pm
2828 Rio Grande Street
Austin, TX. 78705
U.S
512-382-1570 [map]
Price: Free show, tips encouraged

I will be opening up for John Dee Graham ! Come prepared to eat some great BBQ! 

Wednesday, September 26th, 2012

Poodie's Hilltop Bar & Grill
Kem Watts Happy Hour Show! - 4pm-5:30pm
22308 HWY. 71 West
spicewood, TX 78669
512-264-0318 [map]

Sunday, September 23rd, 2012

Jimmy Lee Jones Benefit - 5pm - till they shut us down!
412 Luckenbach Town Loop
Fredericksburg, TX 78624
(830) 997-3224 [map]
Price: Donations

It's a benefit for our friend and local musician, Jimmy Lee Jones.  Jimmy suffered a stroke recently and is in need of financial support until he can return to his day job as the Luckenbach resident story teller, singer and and jokestar!

 

There will be Auction items, BBQ Dinner, and Live Music from some of our Texas heros!

Saturday, September 22nd, 2012

Kem Watts - 3pm-4:30pm
1320 South Lamar
Austin, TX 78704
512.448.2552 [map]

This is an afternoon show and I will have BB Morse on the upright and Scott Martin on pedal steel and Dobro! I am looking at doing a live recording of this show so please come and join the fun!

Friday, September 21st, 2012

Opa Coffee & Wine
The Two Bitters- Kem Watts & Sterling Finlay - 8pm-10pm
2050 South Lamar Boulevard
Austin, TX. 78704
U.S
512-326-8742 [map]
Price: Free show, tips encouraged

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

Poodie's Hilltop Bar & Grill
Kem Watts Happy Hour Show! - 4pm-5:30pm
22308 HWY. 71 West
spicewood, TX 78669
512-264-0318 [map]
Price: Free show, tips encouraged

Sunday, September 16th, 2012

Kem Watts - 12:30am- 2am
1320 South Lamar
Austin, TX 78704
512.448.2552 [map]
Price: $5 cover

This will be my very first gig at Saxon Pub. I know it's late, but for all you night owls, you should come check me out! I play after Dustin Welch! It's gonna be a fun night for sure!!!!!!!

Saturday, September 15th, 2012

Goodluck Bar and Grill
Songswap with Kem Watts, Jim Lutz, and George Richardson - 6pm-9pm
14605 N. FM. 973
Manor, TX. 78653
U.S
512-272-8777 [map]
Price: Free show, tips encouraged

Wednesday, September 12th, 2012

Poodie's Hilltop Bar & Grill
Kem Watts Happy Hour Show! - 6pm - 7:30pm
22308 HWY. 71 West
spicewood, TX 78669
512-264-0318 [map]
Price: Free

Come on out and join me for happy hour! It's always a great time at Poodie's, and they have great hamburgers!

Saturday, June 23rd, 2012

Gregofest 2012
Kem Watts and The Pistols - 4pm-4:45pm
8210 Statepark Rd.
Lockhart, TX. 78644
Uni [map]
Price: $20 all weekend pass

This is the festival of the year! It's a weekend festival, campout, live music, swimming pool, late nights DJ's, and picker circle! This is the sixth annual year of Gregofest and there is a line up of live music both Friday and Sat. Gates open Friday at 3pm and Sat. the first band kicks off at noon! There will be three stages filled with many wonderful bands and songwriters! For more details check out purplebee.org!

Friday, June 22nd, 2012

Clear Springs Restaurant
The Two Bitters - 5pm-9pm
1692 Hwy 46 South
New Braunfels, TX.
Uni
830-629-3775 [map]
Price: No Cover, but tips encouraged

Monday, June 18th, 2012

The Martindale Fishin Tackle Choir Reunion - 9:00pm
119 Cheatham Street
San Marcos, TX 78666
512-353-3777 [map]

Come check out The Two Bitters which is the new name of Kem Watts and Sterling Finlay's Duo band! It's gonna be a mighty good time so we hope everyone can make it out!

Saturday, April 28th, 2012

Kem Watts & The Pistols - 7pm-10pm
15002 Louisville
Lubbock, Texas 79423
United States
806-535-6290 [map]
Price: $20

Kem Watts & The Pistols are from Austin, TX. and are happy to be performing in Kem's very own hometown! This is a family friendly House Concert and there will be a catered Briquette dinner with all the trimmings! It is BYOB ( Bring your own boos)!

If you haven't ever experienced a house concert then it's time you do! House Concert's are usually a much better place to get up close an personal with the music and the band! House Concert's are usually on the host's property, and he has created a wonderful space specifically to have his concerts! It's a very large barn with a stage and the surrounding land is exquisite with a big pond and beautiful landscape! It's going to be $20 well spend and well worth it, so come out and support some ORIGINAL LIVE MUSIC! 

Friday, April 27th, 2012

Kem Watts & The Pistols - 10pm-2am
609 18th St.
Lubbock, TX. 79410
United States
806-744-6430 [map]
Price: No Cover, but must be 21 yrs. of age or older!

Alright Lubbock! Kem Watts is back in her very own hometown for the first time in a few years and ready to entertain the pants off all her old school friends and make tons of new fans as well! Get ready for some great live original music from Kem Watts & The Pistols! They are coming all the way the Austin Tx. to share the songs that continue to inspire their fans all over central TX. and beyond!

With a combination of country/ Folk/ and Bluegrass AKA Americana they sing songs that have a drive and words that people can relate to and it's the kind of music you can dance to! So get you dancing shoes on and join us for an evening of great music!

Special guest performance from your very own Lubbock Local Band, Two Days Forever ,doing it acoustic!

Plus you will hear songs from Kem Watts's father, Dennis Watts, who is also a native to the Lubbock area!  

Wednesday, April 25th, 2012

The Crow Bar
Kem Watts and The Pistols - 6pm-7pm
3116 South Congress Avenue
Austin, Texas 78704
United States
512-465-2982 [map]
Price: Free Admission

This will be the last time Crow Bar will have live music at their venue so please come and show your support! If they see how important live music is to the public then maybe they will continue to have it as a live music venue! Too many live music venues are closing their doors in Austin! So please come out and show some support for live music!

Free Show

Must be 21 years of age!

Parking in the back or on the street

And they have a food vendor onsite if you get hungry!

Saturday, April 21st, 2012

Something In The Water Music Festival! - 7:00pm
Under the Regency Suspension Bridge
Regency, TX.
U.S. [map]
Price: $20

Bring your tents and camping gear and stay the whole weekend! ( Friday-Sunday)!

Singers/Songwriters from Texas, Oklahoma, and BEYOND...all gather with friends, family, and fans for 3 DAY festival under the historic "Regency Bridge" that starts on Friday with an off & on all day "pickin' circle"...Saturday from Noon-8pm for the stage performances...followed by more "pickin'" into the night and early Sunday morning...then we have Sunday services (The Gospel According to Regency)...followed by MORE "pickin'".BYOB, BYOL, BYOF. Primitive tent camping (BYOT) included.  

Here is the line-up and times for the performers on the stage Saturday. Off course you can hear ALL of them Friday night through Saturday night and Sunday morning under the awning of White Wolf Trading Post right next to the Regency Wooden Suspension Bridge. All the fun and music and camping you can stand for a $20 dolllar bill . 


Joel Melton 1:00 pm
Stefanie Fix 2:00 pm
Bill Lewis 3:00 pm
Susan Herndon 4:00 pm
Mark Allan Atwood 5:00 pm
Alton and Sue Watson 6:00 pm
Kem Watts 7:00 pm
Parker Milsap & Michael Rose 8:00 pm

 

It's under the awning of White Wolf Trading Post adjacent to The Regency Wooden Suspension Bridge!

Contact Joel Melton for further details at 512-434-9479!


Directions from Austin:

Take Hwy 71 west to Hwy 16
Take Hwy 16 toward Llano
Continue on Hwy 16 one mile North of San Saba 
Turn Left at the intersection of Hwy 16 and FM 500
Regency will be about 14 miles down to your right and you will see the sign where to turn!

Saturday, April 14th, 2012

Southside Songwriter's House Concert
Kem Watts and Dixie Beal song swap - 7:30pm -11pm
2846 Gettysburg ( south Austin)
Austin, TX.
United States [map]
Price: $10 donation requested but not required

 Bring your swimsuits and BYOB, BBQ will be provided! Come enjoy some great Texas songwriting at it's best with Kem Watts and Dixie Beal by the poolside at Jane's place! It's gonna be a real good time and a party you don't want to miss out on! 

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

Mangia Pizza Northwest
Tuesday Tunes with Kem Watts, Austin Mayse, and Gregg Maher - 7pm- 9pm
8012 Mesa Dr.
Austin, TX 78731
United States
512-349-2126 [map]
Price: Free

Come out and show your support for some great Texas songwriters doing a song swap series and eat some great pizza while your at it!