[4/5] Preview: Manuel “Cowboy” Donley tardeada at the Moose Lodge

Sunday, Apr. 5, the Moose Lodge welcomes back the legendary Manuel “Cowboy” Donley. The Austin Tejano pioneer will continue his monthly tardeada residency with another Sunday afternoon of classic Tejano, along with some trio romantico favorites as well. Donley, 87, is an Austin icon who was recently awarded the National Heritage Fellowship, the nation’s highest […]

[11/14] Preview: Big Band Tejano with Manuel “Cowboy” Donley and Jorge Tamayo at the Moose Lodge

Tonight Tejano returns once again to the Moose Lodge with Austin’s own Big Band Tejano, along with special guests Manuel “Cowboy” Donley and Jorge Tamayo. Conditions are perfect for another great event at the wood-paneled, intimate friendly confines of the East Side family dance hall. Big Band Tejano is a horn-driven band in the tradition […]

[10/17] Preview: ALMA Showcase at the Moose Lodge featuring Manuel “Cowboy” Donley, Street People and Joel Salas

Tonight at the Moose Lodge, the Austin Latino Music Association (ALMA) will celebrate Manuel “Cowboy” Donley, along with other members of Austin’s Tejano community. The lineup at the eastside dance hall includes Donley, as well as Street People and Joel Salas and the Austin Tejano Music Legends. Donley was recently honored with a prestigious NEA […]

[9/19] NEA National Heritage Fellowship Concert webcast featuring Manuel “Cowboy” Donley

Tonight, Sept. 19, Austin legend Manuel “Cowboy” Donley will perform at the NEA National Heritage Fellowship Concert. The annual presentation will recognize Donley and the rest of this year’s fellowship honorees and will take place at George Washington University in Washington D.C., but will be webcast online. Donley, 87, is an Austin icon. After forming […]

Texas Folklife presents ‘Una Noche Romantica’ Valentine’s Day Concert

“Una Noche Romantica,” presented by Texas Folklife and featuring world-acclaimed Mexican trio Los Tres Reyes and Austin legend Manuel “Cowboy” Donley, will be held this Valentine’s Day, Feb. 14. Donley will be opening the concert for Los Tres Reyes. With a musical career of over 60 years, Tejano music legend Manuel “Cowboy” Donley, whose career […]