Ward And The Big Time
From the live music capital of the world,
Austin, Texas band Hector Ward & The Bigtime are a hot act to watch
and a force to be reckoned with. This horn driven and respected
independent band blurs the genre spectrum with astonishing command.
Tasty horn-rimmed roots, raunchy guitar licks, powerful vocals and
an INCREDIBLE live performance are what fans will get. With Ward
fronting the impeccably talented Bigtime and filling dance floors
with their legendary live shows.
HWBT has received several Austin music scene accolades including
Austin Chronicle's Best New Local Acts list, one Writer's Top 25
songs, a Best Of Critics Pick in the Austin Music Awards. The band
has three records in distribution, 'Freightline Funk' and 'Sum Of
All' along with their latest 22 song live record, 'Evolution - Live
From The Saxon Pub'. This live album was produced by the legendary
Bob Johnston and Ward and spent fifteen consecutive weeks on The Top
35 Albums at # 6 at KTRU 96.1 FM Houston and is currently receiving
airplay on syndicated shows throughout the US and Europe. The band
also puts on the impressive annually running Blackfinger Festival
during SXSW now going on it's ninth year that is a four day event
with 30 plus of some of Austin's best bands.
Hector Ward & The Bigtime are honored to have received kind press
and reviews in The Austin Chronicle, Space City Rock, Elmore
Magazine, Chant La Bon, KTRU 96.1 FM Houston, The Austin Chronicle,
iMoveiLive, KLRU Presents at The ACL Moody Theater, Cover Me and
ITSEZBreezy among others.
The band is also proud to have shared the stage with: Eric Burdon &
The Animals, The Zombies, Christopher Cross, Gary Clark Jr., Black
Joe Lewis and The Honey Bears, Ruthie Foster, Brownout, Del
Castillo, Bob Schneider, W.C.Clark, Ian McLagan, Carolyn Wonderland,
George Porter Jr., Dennis Quaid, Malford Milligan, Ben Kweller, Red
Young, Stanton Moore Trio,Vallejo, Guy Forsyth, Ozomatli, Eric
Tessmer, Shiny Ribs, Papa Mali, Nakia, T-Bird & The Breaks, Riders
Against The Storm, Tommy Taylor, Van Wilks, Tommy Shannon, Uncle
Lucius and Bill Carter.
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