Getting the band back together: San Marcos band to perform reunion show at Cheatham Street tomorrow

Joe Bob’s Bar and Grill Band will perform a reunion show at Cheatham Street Warehouse tomorrow. Back row: Jim Frechette, Butch Burdette and Bill Whitbeck. Front row: Joe Bob and Cindy Burris. (Submitted photo)

In the late 70’s there were two country music bands who’s stomping grounds were in the San Marcos area. One of those bands was Ace in the Hole, George Strait’s original group. The other, Joe Bob’s Bar and Grill Band, will play a reunion show at Cheatham Street tomorrow night at 9 p.m.
“Back then, if Ace in the Hole played on Wednesday at Cheatham Street, we were there on Thursday,” bass player Bill Whitbeck said.

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