Archive for the ‘Budrock “Buddy” Prewitt’ Category

Man at Work – Budrock “the Illuminator” Prewitt

Sunday, August 14th, 2016


Thanks to Janis Tillerson for this photo of Budrock, Willie Nelson & Family’s Lighting Director, hard at work.

Willie Nelson & Family in Concert at The Grand

Tuesday, July 19th, 2016


Thanks to Budrock for this Billboard photo.

Services for Guthrie Thomas

Friday, July 15th, 2016


“Our friend and guitar pick maker, Guthrie Thomas passed Wednesday morning from a heart attack in his sleep.

I just spoke with his wife Toni again. She has finalized his Funeral arrangments.

Hites Funeral Home and Creamatory
438 W Sunset Rd.
Henderson, NV 89011

Formal Services and the Eulogy will be on Tuesday July 19, 2016 at High Noon”


Buddy “Budrock” Prewitt
Willie Nelson & Family
Lighting Director

Life isn’t fair, but it’s still good

Budrock’s Crews View

Sunday, July 10th, 2016

For several years, Budrock “The Illuminator” Prewitt posted another Crew’s View at Willie Nelson’s official website, at  Lots of fun, behind-the scenes stories and pictures from life on the road with Willie Nelson, posted by Buddy, WN&F’s Lighting Director.

Willie Nelson fans @Grateful Fest

Saturday, July 2nd, 2016


Thanks Budrock, for the photo of the fans up front at the Willie Nelson & Family show last night.

Willie Nelson & Family @ Grateful Fest

Friday, July 1st, 2016


Thanks, Budrock Prewitt, for sending a photo from Grateful Fest.

Budrock Prewitt and Kenny Koepke

Sunday, June 26th, 2016


Thanks to Kevin Smith for sharing this cool crew photo.

Willie Nelson Pick of the Day: Willie Nelson for President

Wednesday, April 20th, 2016


Thanks to Guthrie Thomas for sharing this photo of his election-year Willie Nelson guitar picks!  I love every version.


Now, I say this every four years, “It would not surprise me in the least, Willie’s been there so many times he already has his own room and he is ready to tell the world exactly like it is, how it should be, and would be when Willie accepts the job.”

Designed by Dr. Buddy “Budrock” Prewitt and C.P. Vaughn.

— Guthrie Thomas

Happy Birthday, Budrock “The Illuminator” Prewitt

Monday, March 28th, 2016

All the best wishes for a great birthday to Buddy Prewitt, Willie Nelson & Family lighting director.





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Willie Nelson fans and friends @Luck Reunion

Sunday, March 20th, 2016


Alice from Atlanta, Budrock “The Illuminator” Prewitt, Willie Nelson & Family’s Lighting Engineer, and Dee from Virginia, meet up

Next to getting to see Willie Nelson perform, it’s always a treat to connect with other Willie Nelson fans, Lukas Nelson fans, Micah Nelson fans and other music lovers at these events. It’s always a reunion, even if we haven’t met before.  Sorry for all the pics of me, but it’s easy to get carried away when we meet up.


I got to finally meet the brilliant and gorgeous Michelle Barish Manning, fresh from the Kris Kristofferson tribute concert and a 16-hour bus ride from Nashville.  And she looked that fresh first thing in the morning.  At least my hair looks good.   Michelle is a stellar writer.  Follow her on Facebook and Twitter to be informed, inspired and entertained.

Dee Boutilier Sulenski

“I haven’t had much access to wi-if so I’ve been a bit delayed in posting. Cherie Brautigam, Linda Banks & Pat Wiley Keeney! It was so great to finally meet y’all. We’ve been Willie friends for so long, it seemed like we had met years ago! Janis Tillerson it was great to see you, again! I wish we’d had more time together and I can’t wait to see y’all on the road again! — with Alice Kaufmann and Linda Banks.” — Dee Boutilier Sulenski

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Friends at Willie Nelson’s Luck Reunion

Saturday, March 19th, 2016


The Luck Reunion really was a reunion, and chance for friends to meet.  Alice from Georgia and Dee from Virginia met up with Budrock “The Illuminator” Prewitt


Willie Nelson & Family Live in Concert in Clearwater, Florida — SOLD OUT (March 4, 2016)

Friday, March 4th, 2016


Thanks, Budrock “The Illuminator” Prewitt, Lighting Director for Willie Nelson & Family, for taking time to send me this picture from tonight’s show in Florida.

Willie Nelson Every Saturday Night

Tuesday, March 1st, 2016

Another photo from the collection of Budrock Prewitt.

Willie Nelson pick of the day

Friday, February 19th, 2016


5th Annual WIllie Nelson & Family New Year’s Eve

Wednesday, January 13th, 2016


Thank you Buddy Prewitt, for sharing a picture of his poster from the New Year’s concert in Austin on NYE.  Buddy’s amazing collecion continues to grow.  See some of it at