Country music fans are in for a treat this summer as Hensler and the Texas Pearls will be performing their Legends of Nashville show at a number of venues on the Costa del Sol during July and August.
Returning to the South of Spain following their hugely successful Easter tour, Hensler and the Texas Pearls will be kicking off their tour at Tikitano, Estepona (952 798 449) on Friday July 26 from 9 pm; this will be followed by concerts at: Legend, La Cala de Mijas on Tuesday July 30, from 9.30 pm (628 353 884); Ristorante Regina, Marbella on Wednesday July 31, from 9 pm (952 814 529); Restaurante Valparaiso, Mijas on Thursday, August 1 from 9 pm (952 485 975); Camping La Bella Vista, Manilva on Saturday, August 3 from 8 pm (666 271 618); Tikitano, Estepona (952 798 449) on Wednesday August 7 from 9 pm; and finally Floria Chiringuito, Manilva on Friday August 9, from 8 pm (600 654 286).
Hensler and the Texas Pearls will be performing their Legends of Nashville Country Music Night paying tribute to those country legends such as Tammy Wynette, John Denver, Dolly Parton, Glen Campbell, Johnny Cash, etc.
Hensler and The Texas Pearls
Lydia Barrett is a familiar face here in southern Spain and Gibraltar having performed at numerous venues along the coast including two years as Resident Singer at Tikitano Beach Restaurant. Previously, after graduating from the Arts Educational Schools London, Lydia appeared in West End musicals, namely Cats, Aspects of Love, Sunset Boulevard (Sydmonton Festival) as well as various UK repertory productions. Lydia’s first introduction to Country music was Elusive Dreams, a Tammy Wynette & George Jones tribute tour in which she appeared as featured soloist and lead backing vocalist. Lydia is thrilled to be performing the greatest hits of this ever popular music genre.
Tim Hensler is an accomplished singer, songwriter and performer. Rock & Roll touring and West End credits include performances in The Roy Orbison Story, Buddy and as George Jones in Stand By Your Man and Elusive Dreams. As a songwriter, Tim released two singles in the 80s and has had songs published by Future Music. He won the coveted runner up award in the Country music category of the prestigious UK song writing event in association with the Brits. Tim has produced two Country albums with Vanessa Barrett, writing the title track Already Gone and co-writing with her, Love Roulette.
Vanessa Barrett appeared in West End hits Evita, Aspects of Love and The Sound of Music before touring as Tammy Wynette in Stand By Your Man with Tim Hensler. Their musical partnership produced two Country albums which include tracks listed in the Top 20 Independent Country Music charts. Vanessa appeared as supporting artist for Slim Whitman in his ‘Farewell Tour’ in Britain and is included in the Best of British Country Music album 2003. Tim and Vanessa produced Elusive Dreams, a UK tour celebrating the music of George Jones and Tammy Wynette. She is thrilled to be back on her favourite resort singing Country!