Birthday Party for Freddy Powers 10/16/06


If you live near Austin, or can get there tomorrow night, you can join Texas swing legend Freddy Powers Monday as he celebrates his 75th birthday and more than 50 years in music.

Willie Nelson is scheduled to roast the
Country hitmakers Big & Rich will perform.  Former Atty. General Janet Reno will also attend. 

After Powers was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease in 2004, he started the Freddy Powers Parkinson’s Foundation, which will receive all proceeds from tonight’s event.

For more information about the event, and about Freddy Powers Parkinson’s disease foundation, visit his site at

Freddy Powers’ Birthday Party

When: 7 p.m.

Where: One World Theatre, 7701 Bee Cave Road

Cost: $75 to


Information: 415-0214, www.freddy

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