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Miss Lavelle White at Texan Theater
March 15 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm$45
She toured nationally throughout the 1950s and ’60s with artists such as B.B. King, James Brown, Junior Parker, Sam Cooke, Gladys Knight and the Pips, the Isley Brothers, Aretha Franklin, and Smokey Robinson.
Moving to Chicago she became a club favorite working with Lonnie “Guitar Junior” Brooks and Buddy Guy.
Returning to Houston she began working the Texas circuit eventually settling in Austin. There she recorded three highly acclaimed CDs, “Miss Lavelle,” “It Hasn’t Been Easy,” and “Into the Mystic.”
White appeared on the television program Austin City Limits. Then in 2006 she was inducted into the Texas Music Hall of Fame. The same year her ensemble was voted the Best Blues Band in The Austin Chronicle Music Awards.