Watch this cool video!

Well Clinto mentioned this video earlier this week. Very well done! Makes you proud to be from Texas and the Gonzales area. Cool little cameo appearance by Bill Pekar & The Rainey Brothers in Oct 2015 at “Come & Take It” opening for Johnny Lee!

Saturday April 16th Bill Pekar & The Rainey Brothers appearing at Templin Saloon in Gonzales!

Bill Pekar Poseter Templin Saloon April 16 2016

Bill Pekar & The Rainey Brothers at our “World Headquarters”

TONIGHT! Sat. March 26th at Howard’s in Shiner TX – see ya there!

Bill Pekar Poster at Howards 3 26 16

Bill Pekar & The Rainey Brothers schedule last of March 2016

Thursday – March 24th – Bill Pekar & Friends will be appearing at the Victoria Country Club for a happy hour event for the members & guests from 6pm to 8pm.

Saturday – March 26th – Bill Pekar & The Rainey Brothers return to the “Official World Headquarters” of Bill Pekar & The Rainey Brothers! Howard’s in Shiner TX. Music starts about 8pm and no cover charge!

Tuesday – March 29th – Bill Pekar Trio will be appearing at The Stardust Martini Bar in Round Top TX. Music goes from 7pm to 10pm. No cover charge!

Bill Pekar & The Rainey Brothers at Texas Independence Songwriter Festival

Texas finest songwriters throughout the State of Texas March 4-6 2016.
Up and coming music artists are invited to play an open mic Friday night, March 4, 2016. Saturday we will host some of the best songwriters in Texas, performing at the two venues. With a grand finale to end out the night.

$10 day pass for all shows

Texas ind Songwriter Festival 2016

1st Annual

Texas Independence

Songwriter’s Festival

March 4-6, 2016 • Gonzales, TX

Templin Saloon – 621 St. Paul

Running M Bar & Grill – 520 St. Paul

Crystal Theatre – 511 St. Lawrence

OPEN MIC @ Templin Saloon

LIVE MUSIC @ Running M Bar & Grill


Templin Saloon

1 p.m. – Tommy Elskes

2 p.m. – Morgan Ashley

3 p.m. – Zach Walther

4 p.m. – Emily Herring

5 p.m. – Chuck Hawthorne

6 p.m. – Matt Kitchen

7 p.m. – Bill Pekar

9 p.m. – Walt Wilkins & The Mystiqueros

Running M

1:30 p.m. – Aubrie Lynn

2:30 p.m. – Mitch Jacobs

3:30 p.m. – J.D. Wellfed

4:30 p.m. – Matt Kitchen

5:30 p.m. – Tommy Elskes

6:30 p.m. – Morgan Ashley

7:30 p.m. – Emily Herring

9 p.m. – Aaron McDonnell

GOSPEL BRUNCH – 12:30 p.m.


2 p.m. @ Crystal Theatre




@ Templin Saloon

For More Information,

Contact 713-598-6331

Gonzales Mardi Gras Celebration Sat. Feb. 6th

Bill Pekar & The Rainey Brothers will be one of three bands performing at the Gonzales Mardi Gras Celebrations. $5 cover to see 3 bands with music starting at 3pm.

Live music, crawfish, king cake, Jackpot gumbo contest.
Alotta’ Cajun in little Gonzales
The block will be closed so we can get the feel that we are in Louisiana right on Bourbon Street.

Live performances:
3pm-5pm, Marcus and The Washboard Machine
6pm-8pm, Ruben Moreno and Zydeco Re-Evolution
9pm-11pm, Bill Pekar & The Rainey Brothers


Bill Pekar & Friends at Victoria Country Club Thurs. Jan. 7th!

Bill Pekar and Friends will be appearing for guests and members of the Victoria Country Club for an acoustic performance for happy hour from 6pm to 8pm on Thursday Jan. 7th!

New Years Eve at Templin Saloon in Gonzales TX!

Bill Pekar & The Rainey Brothers appearing at the 109 year old Templin Saloon in downtown Gonzales TX for a New Years Eve celebration! NO COVER CHARGE. Get there early to get you a seat. Stay across the street at the Alcalde Hotel (ask for the Templin discount) Rooms are filling fast please visiit our friends at The Gonzales Chamber of Commerce for more hotels, motels and bed & breakfasts!

Bill Pekar & The Rainey Bothers celebrate 109 year anniversary of Templin Saloon in Gonzales TX

Come and celebrate Templin Saloon’s 109th year in Gonzales. What a great way to celebrate a birthday, than with Bill Pekar and the Rainey Brothers. Looking forward to seeing everyone this week-end.Bill Pekar Poseter Templin Saloon Dec 5th 2015

A word from Bill

Thnx folks for coming out and supporting “live music” in Moulton, Tx last night! Jimi, Terri, and the Ole Moulton Bank are very special to The Rainey Bros Band! Also, had some very “kool” fans in the house! C Ya Down The Road!!!!