110 N. 8th Street
Gatesville, TX 76528
Ken West has been playing country and western swing music for over 50 years. He's been a member of our Gatesville Country Music Hall of Fame since July of 2014 and a member of our house band even longer. Ken travels around Texas playing the acoustic guitar and singing classic country music. He often travels to Colorado to perform.
D.C. Cloninger is simply a great fiddle player. He has played country and western swing music for over 30 years. He and Ken play mostly as a duo, but sometimes they add other musicians to the band, depending on the venue. D.C. is a great fiddler and singer.
Ken asked two additional players to play with them on this show. Marty Filandro who lives in Clifton, TX and serves in the music ministry and as a Lay Pastor at the Bosque County Cowboy Church in Clifton. He started playing the bass at age 14 and paid for lessons by delivering Sunday newspapers and mowing yards. At age 23, he joined the US Navy and served 13 years where he formed and played in bands with friends. His band once opened for Aron Tippin and Faith Hill in 1996.
Lisa Paschal has played the drums for quite some time and plays at the Bosque County Cowboy Church in Clifton, TX.