Providing music and entertainment for corporate and private events. They bring their acoustic Americana music with a blend of Folk, Bluegrass, Country and Acoustic Blues. Truly a crossover music genre that would please any crowd. They are always loud enough to enjoy but never too loud and they always sing FCC friendly songs suitable for all ages.
Price Range: $600 and up
Gig Length: 60 - 240 minutes
What to Expect
A professional live Americana acoustic based quartet - Unique and fresh choice of cover songs blended with original song-writing, storytelling and musicianship - Tightly woven harmony between Rickey Gene Wright and Denise Owen - Acoustic lead mandolin, acoustic guitars, up-right bass and harmonicas blended with the keyboard styles of accordion, pan flute and cello - Unique acoustic instruments mixed in are the mandocello, six string banjo and metal resonator guitar - A registered BMI song-writer and composer - An Americana Music Association Member - A Country Music Television "CMT" Artist/Band - Music Label DistroKid.
You can describe Rickey Gene Wright & Duck Creek Station's music as Americana blending Roots, Texas Country, Folk, Bluegrass, and Acoustic Blues. Truly an acoustic crossover music genre that would please any crowd. They are known for their songwriting, tight harmony singing, professional acoustic instrument and keyboard styles, audience communication and for singing the songs of their fellow Texas singer-songwriters like Guy Clark, Townes Van Zandt, and Lyle Lovett. Their signature sound is an acoustic guitar, mandolin, harmonica and accordion with that tightly woven harmony sung by Rickey Gene Wright and Denise Owen who have been singing together for 20 years. They also have a very unique sound when their lead mandolin player plays his mandocello and their acoustic guitar player plays his mandolin. They will also mix in a six-string banjo, a metal resonator guitar, some alternate keyboard styles of a cello and a pan flute. You will hear the Foley mandolin family of instruments made by their own lead mandolin player and instrument luthier Martin Delabano. In the fall of 2014, Richie Owen joined the band and is playing his great grandfathers upright bass. That lucky singer-songwriter who gets to sing his original songs in this band is Rickey Gene Wright. He is a registered BMI songwriter and composer and he is signed with the record label Louisiana Hayride Records.
Additional Booking Notes
We bring our own equipment and sound systems.
PRIVATE AND CORPORATE FEEDBACK:
"Thanks to all the members of Duck Creek Station Band for helping make our wedding rehearsal dinner so special. Y'all are awesome! It was perfect, Thanks again." * Mother of the groom.
"Thank you, Rickey Gene Wright and Duck Creek Station for providing the great Americana music at our employee appreciation picnic". * HR Director for an independent bank located in Dallas.
This quartet is known for original songs, tight harmony, professional acoustic instrument and keyboard styles and for singing the songs of fellow Texas song-writers like Guy Clark, Lyle Lovett, Townes Van Zandt, Jerry Jeff Walker and Robert Earl Keen. They have a unique and fresh choice of cover songs performed with their own signature sound blended with original song-writing, storytelling musicianship.
|Rickey Gene Wright||Singer, Song-Writer, Acoustic Guitar, Mandoiln, Harmonicas|
|Denise Owen||Singer, Harmony Vocalist, Keyboards, Percussions|
|Martin Delabano||Singer - Lead Mandolin - Mandocello - Metal Resonator Guitar - Banjo|
|Richie Owen||Acoustic Upright Bass|
Influences & Inspiration
Guy Clark, Robert Earl Keen, Lyle Lovett, Willie Nelson, EmmyLou Harris, Jerry Jeff Walker, John Prine, John Haitt, Old Crow medicine Show, Levon Helm of The Band, The Civil Wars, Mandolin Orange, Shovels & Rope, Gillian Welch & David Rawlings.
Electrical connections for sound system and acoustical amps
San Antonio, TX
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