DATES 1970 - 1979

1970

May, 1970 | Paris & Rennes France | Stomp | Stomp Ensemble

June, 1970 | Vienna Austria, Brussels | Stomp | Stomp Ensemble

July, 1970 | Rotterdam, Amsterdam, the Hague | Stomp | Stomp Ensemble

August, 1970 | Switzerland, Rome, Dubrovnik | Stomp | Stomp Ensemble

September, 1970 | Edinburgh, London | Stomp | Stomp Ensemble

October, 1970 | Berlin, Munich | Stomp | Stomp Ensemble

November, 1970 | Back to Lubbock

1971

April - June 1971 | Munich Germany | Museum of Modern Art Performance & first album recorded in Munich "Day's Lullabye" | W/ Eberhard Schoener & Bruce Gambill

July, 1971 | Drifting in Lubbock | Flatl&ers House | Gigs w/ Jimmie Dale Gilmore

1972

January, 1972 | Odessa Texas | Flatlander First Recording-14 Songs | At Tommy Alsups Studio

February, 1972 | Nashville TN | Flatlander Recording - 17 songs | Shelby Singletons Plantation Studio

May, 1972 | Kerrville TX | Kerrville Folk Festival | & Armadillo World Headquarters

October, 1972 | New York, NY | via Amarillo, Vicksburg, Toledo | Freight trains & Hitchhiking

1973

May ,1973 | New York to Lubbock | Ringling Brothers Circus | Texas, New Mexico & Oklahoma

September, 1973 | Lubbock TX | Main Street Saloon | Ely Band w/ Lloyd Maines & Rick Hulett & Don Caldwell

1974

1974 | Lubbock & Austin | Roadhouses & Honkytonks | Ely Band w/ Lloyd Maines & Rick Hulett, Don Caldwell, Curley Lawler, & TJ (Tiny) McFarland

1975

1975 | Lubbock & Austin | Roadhouses & Honkytonks - Recording Demo at Don Caldwells Studio Lubbock | Ely Band w/ Lloyd Maines, Jesse Taylor, Greg Wright,
& Steve Keeton

1976

1976 | West Texas & Nashville | Record Deal W/ MCA Produced by Chip Young - Nashville | Ely Band w/ Lloyd Maines, Jesse Taylor, Rick Hulett, Ponty Bone, Greg Wright, & Steve Keeton w/ Muscle Shoals Horns & Grady Martin

1977

January 1, 1977 | Lubbock TX | Cotton Club | Band

January 7, 1977 | Lubbock TX | Cotton Club | Band

January 8, 1977 | Lubbock TX | Cotton Club | Band

January 14, 1977 | Lubbock TX | Cotton Club | Band

January 15, 1977 | Austin TX | Soap Creek Saloon | Band

January 19, 1977 | Lubbock TX | Fat Dawgs | Band

January 21, 1977 | Lubbock TX | Cotton Club | Band

February 3, 1977 | Nashville TN | Old Time Pickin' Parlor | Band

February 4, 1977 | Nashville TN | Old Time Pickin' Parlor | Band

February 5, 1977 | Nashville TN | Old Time Pickin' Parlor | Band

February 8, 1977 | Houston TX | Opera House | Band

February 11-12, 1977 | Austin TX | Soap Creek Saloon | Band

February 19-22, 1977 | New York NY | Lone Star Café | Band

February 24-26, 1977 | Atlanta GA | Big Dipper | Band

March 2, 1977 | Beaumont TX | Mama's | Band

March 3, 1977 | New Orleans LA | Jeds | Band

March 4, 1977 | Baton Rouge LA | Kingfish | Band

March 5, 1977 | Cankton LA | Jay's Cockpit & Lounge | Band

March 11-12, 1977 | Amarillo TX | Country Bumpkin | Band

March 27, 1977 | Lubbock TX | Cotton Club | Band

April 1, 1977 | Lubbock TX | Fat Dawgs | Band

April 2, 1977 | Lubbock TX | Fat Dawgs | Band

April 8, 1977 | Lubbock TX | Cotton Club | Band

April 9, 1977 | Lubbock TX | Fat Dawgs | Band

April 15-16, 1977 | Austin TX | Soap Creek Saloon | Band

April 22-23, 1977 | San Antonio TX | Village Inn | Band

April 24, 1977 | Austin TX | Bull Creek | Band

May 4, 1977 | Wichita Falls TX | ? | Band

May 6-7, 1977 | Lubbock TX | Fat Dawg's | Band

May 8, 1977 | Lubbock TX | Stubb's "Mother's Day" Jam | Band

May 13-14, 1977 | Lubbock TX | Cotton Club | Band

May 19-22, 1977 | Atlanta GA | Rose's Cantina | Band

May 28, 1977 | Kerville TX | Kerville Folk Festival | Band

June 3, 1977 | Baton Rouge LA | Kingfish | Band

June 4, 1977 | Cankton LA | Jay's Cockpit & Lounge | Band

June 9-11, 1977 | Austin TX | Soap Creek Saloon | Band

June 16-18, 1977 | Lubbock TX | Fat Dawg's | Band

June 24, 1977 | Lubbock TX | Cotton Club | Band

July 1-2, 1977 | Lubbock TX | Cotton Club | Band

July 14, 1977 | Lubbock TX | Fat Dawg's | Band

July 17, 1977 | Lukenback TX | Lukenbach Dance Hall TV| Band

July 22-23/1977 | Los Angeles CA | The Palomino | Band

August 6, 1977 | Amarillo TX | El Raisin at Jim Hudsons | Band

August 10, 1977 | Lubbock TX | Fat Dawg's | Band

August 11, 1977 | Lubbock TX | Fat Dawg's | Band

August 13, 1977 | Big Lake TX | Flat bed Trailor | Band

August 18-20 1977 | Austin TX | Soap Creek Saloon | Band

August 26-27 1977 | Amarillo TX | Opry House | Band

August 28, 1977 | San Marcos TX | Cheatham St. Warehouse | Band

Sept 2-3, 1977 | Lubbock TX | Cotton Club | Band

September 7, 1977 | Lubbock TX | Fat Dawg's | Band

September 9, 1977 | Lubbock TX | Fat Dawg's | Band

September 15, 1977 | Lubbock TX | Cold Water | Band

September 16, 1977 | Lubbock TX | Cotton Club | Band

Sept 22-24, 1977 | Austin TX | Soap Creek Saloon | Band

September 30, 1977 | Amarillo TX | Opry House | Band

October 4-5, 1977 | Lubbock TX | Fat Dawg's | Band

October 8, 1977 | Amarillo TX | Opry House | Band

October 17-26, 1977 | Murfreesboro TN | Recording Honky Tonk Masquerade | Band

December 7, 1977 | Lubbock TX | Cotton Club | Band

December 14, 1977 | Lubbock TX | Cold Water | Band

December 15, 1977 | Lubbock TX | Cold Water | Band

December 21-23, 1977 | Ruidosa NM | Buckaroo | Band

December 31, 1977 | Lubbock TX | Cold Water | Band

1978

January 12, 1978 | Lubbock TX | Auditorium W/Rusty Wier | Band

January 14, 1978 | Lubbock TX | Cotton Club | Band

February 10-11, 1978 | Austin TX | Soap Creek Saloon | Band

February 13-14, 1978 | Denver TX | Barry Faye Country | Band

February 16, 1978 | Lubbock TX | Cold Water | Band

February 18, 1978 | Lubbock TX | Cotton Club | Band

February 24-25, 1978 | Lubbock TX | Cotton Club | Band

March 3-4, 1978 | St. Louis, Missouri | The Downspout w/Chuck Berry | Band

March 6-8, 1978 | Minneapolis, Minnesota | The Cabooze | Band

March 10-11, 1978 | Chicago IL | Quiet Knight w/ James Talley | Band

March 13-15, 1978 | New York NY | The Other End | Band

March 17-19, 1978 | Amhearst MA | The Rusty Nail | Band

March 20, 1978 | Flight from NY to London | 

March 25, 1978 | Gothenburg, Sweden | Country Music Festival | Band

March 27, 1978 | London, England | The Wembley Festival   | Band

March 28, 1978 | Rotterdam, Holland | Country Music Festival
W/ Carl Perkins/BoDiddley

March 29, 1978 |  London England | Dingwall's | Band

March 31, 1978 | Southhampton, England | W/ Merle Haggard | Band

April 1, 1978 | Brighton, England | W/ Merle Haggard | Band

April 2, 1978 | Coventry, England | W/ Merle Haggard | Band

April 3, 1978 | Birmingham, England | W/ Merle Haggard | Band

April 4, 1978 | Dublin, Ireland | W/ Merle Haggard | Band

April 5, 1978 | Belfast, Ireland | W/ Merle Haggard | Band

April 8, 1978 | Ipswich, England | W/ Merle Haggard | Band

April 9, 1978 | Liverpool, England | W/ Merle Haggard | Band

April 27-29, 1978 | Atlanta, Georgia | Rose's Cantina | Band

May 2, 1978 | Nashville, Tennessee | The Exit/Inn | Band

May 12-13, 1978 | Lubbock TX | Cotton Club | Band

May 19-20, 1978 | Amarillo TX | Buckinghams | Band

May 25, 1978 | Kerrville TX | Kerrville Folk Festival | Band

May 26-27, 1978 | Austin TX | Soap Creek | Band

June 10, 1978 | Amarillo TX | Somewhere | Band

June 16, 1978 | Lubbock TX | Cold Water | Band

July 20, 1978 | Palo Alto, California | The Keystone | Band

July 27, 1978 | Cotati, California | The Inn Of The Beginning | Band

July 28-30, 1978 | The Palomino |  North Hollywood, CA | Band

December 2, 1978 | Seattle WA | Record 'Down on the Drag'  | 3 weeks

1979

February 17-18, 1979| North Hollywood CA | The Palomino| Band

February 21, 1979 | Santa Cruz CA |  | Band

February 22, 1979 | San Francisco CA | The Old Waldorf | Band

February 25, 1979 | Tempe, Arizona | Dooley's | Band

March 1-3, 1979 | Los Angeles, CA | The Roxy | w/ McGUINN CLARK & HILLMAN

March 15-17 1979 | Minneapolis MN | Cabooze| Band

March 29, 1979 | Austin TX | Armadillo World Headquarters | Band

March 31, 1979 | Dallas TX | The Palladium | Band

April 5, 1979 | Lubbock to New York's JFK |  | Band

April 5-7, 1979 | New York NY | The Other End | Band

April 9, 1979 | Philadelphia PA | The Stars | Band

April 11-12, 1979 | Long Island NY | My Father's Place | w/ New Riders

April 14, 1979 | Boston MA | Paradise | w/ New Riders

April 26, 1979 | Arrive London England |  | 

April 28, 1979 | Bristol England | Bristol Polytechnic | Band

April 29, 1979 | Newmarket England | England's "Grand Old Opry" | Band

May 3, 1979 | Bentwaters RAF Base | BBC TV Taping | Band

May 4, 1979 | Manchester England | The Student Union | Band

May 5, 1979 | London England | The Venue | (1st Meeting w/ TheClash)

May 14-15, 1979 | New York NY | The Lone Star | Band

June 2, 1979 | Amarillo TX | Potter County Stadium | Band 

June 29-30, 1979 | North Hollywood CA | The Palomino | Band

July 1, 1979 | Petaluma CA | The Petaluma County Fair | Band

July 2, 1979 | Emeryville, CA |  | Band

July 9, 1979 | Lubbock, TX | 1st Rehearsal w/Robert Marquam | Band

July 12, 1979 | St. Cloud MN | Hombre Club | Band

July 13, 1979 | Fridley MN | Columbia Arena | Band

July 141979 | Minneapolis MN | Union Bar | Band

July 15, 1979 | Chrystal MN | Iron Horse | Band

September 8, 1979 | Monterey CA | 10th Ann Monterrey Pop Festival w/The Clash & Peter Tosh | Band

September 10, 1979 | North Hollywood CA | The Palomino | Band

September 15, 1979 | Santa Fe, New Mexico | The Line Camp | Band

October 4, 1979 | Austin TX | Armadillo World Headquarters | W/ the Clash

October 5, 1979 | Houston TX | Cullen Auditorium| W/ the Clash

October 6, 1979 | Dallas TX | The Palladium | W/ the Clash

October 7, 1979 | Lubbock TX | The Rox | W/ the Clash

October 11, 1979 | Hollywood CA | The Palladium | W/ the Clash

October 31, 1979 | Austin TX | Filming 1st Austin City Limits | Band