Dwight Yoakam

The last time Dwight Yoakam was in Houston, back in November 2009, he gave his Arena Theatre crowd a two-and-a-half-hour workout of his own hits, those of Buck Owens as featured on his 2007 LP Dwight Plays Buck, and a multitude of other nuggets to sate a Dwight-starved crowd. He's back again Friday night for what is sure to be another crackerjack set to heat up the Highway 59 venue. Yoakam gets almost across-the-board love from rockers, rebels and honky-tonk heads alike, owing to his simple yet bruised everyman demeanor and his acting career, including the villainous and just plain stupid Doyle from Billy Bob Thornton's magnum opus, Sling Blade.
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Craig Hlavaty
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