Tommy Hooker

Date & Time

October 14th, 2023 | 7:00pm

Ticket Prices

VIP $40 | Prime $35

Discounted Group Rates Available

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About This Show

This band is now the most unique musical group going.

Composed of 19 musicians performing Country, Western Swing and Big Band music like you have never heard before.

Imagine Bob Wills, Frank Sinatra, Patty Page, Willie Nelson, Johnny Bush, Rosemary Clooney and Ray Price all rolled into one performance.

The National Swing Band of Texas does just that. From the striking sound of the Trumpets, Trombones and Saxophones, the driving rhythm section to the haunting sound of the fiddle and steel guitar. This band delivers a well-orchestrated class act.

This organization is made up of 19 seasoned professionals. They have performed with everyone from Ray Price, Gene Watson, The Four Tops, The Texas Play Boys, Gary Stewart, Johnny Bush, Frank Mantooth, The Temptations and many, many more.

Steel Guitarist Steve Palousek is a true world class player. Steve has received numerous awards through his career. To name a few: Steel Association Rising Star of the year, Texas Steel Guitar Hall of Fame Honorable Mention at age 25. In March 2013 Steve was inducted into the Texas Steel Guitar Hall of Fame.

Steve is also a very accomplished Recording engineer and producer. He was voted Best Studio Engineer and Best Instrumentalist by the Music Association of Central Texas receiving the Groovy Award for each category.

Tommy Hooker leads the band with his stunning vocals. His voice is genuine and unmistakable. Tommy had the prestigious honor of winning the Academy of Western Artists western swing song of the year, “Texas In My Soul” from the album “Texas In My Soul.”

In 2016 he won the Pure Country album of the year award for “It Should Be Easier now.” In 2013 he had the honor of performing at the esteemed International Country Music Festival in Calthness, Scotland. You may watch him on TV now as an artist on TruCountry.

Tommy performs regularly with the National Swing Band of Texas. He can also be found on Sunday evenings at the legendary Stagecoach Ballroom in Fort Worth and
performing with his son Jake Hooker in the Jake Hooker Band around the Southwest.

Steve Story is our multi-talented, multi-instrumentalist, vocalist and fiddle player. He has performed on the Grand Ole Opry, Country Music Awards, Red Steagall’s Somewhere West of Wall Street, RFD-TV, TNN’s Nashville Now, Music City Tonight, TNN’s New Country, and the National Final Rodeo with Red Steagall. Additionally, he has toured and performed western swing and country music with artist such as: Bob Wills and The Texas Playboys, Ricky Van Shelton, Steve Wariner, the late Leon Rausch, Ray Price, and Tom T. Hall.

In addition to his services as the Director of Strings and Jazz Band at Fort Worth Christian School he also records, produces, and performs with Steve Story Music. Steve Story personifies the term Class Act. Let the National Swing Band of Texas validate your upcoming venue with a visual and musical experience like none other.


Bring a 6-pack, bottle of Wine, or a Flask! Small coolers will be allowed but NO coolers with wheels.

Seat Options

Our VIP seats feature a wider chair with a cup holder and are exclusively on the first 6 rows in the theater's center aisle.

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Box Office

110 N. Crockett St.
Granbury, TX 76048


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