“Musical Talent Runs in the Family”

Texas Johnny and the Night Owl Blues Band featuring Harpin Tracy Herron, Dennis Gilley, Mike Parks, Wayne Davis and Texas Johnny Cornett have some impressive musical family connections. Keyboardist and producer Dennis Gilley is Mickey Gilley’s nephew and is also a cousin to Jerry Lee Lewis. Harpin Tracy Herron is Jerry Lee Lewis’ first cousin. This family photo was taken at Corpus Christi, Texas in 1958. Top row from left to right: Melissa Herron, George Herron, Harpin’ Tracy Herron, Maxine (Herron) Gilley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Bill Herron, Floyd Herron, Ray Gilley. Bottom row from left to right: Cecil Beatty (Jerry Lee Lewis’ Chauffeur), Dennis Gilley (Age 4), Carroll Gilley, Lucy Herron, Aubrey Gilley. Be sure to like Texas Johnny and the Night Owl Blues Band on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/nightowlblues and listen to their music at http://www.classicstreamliners.com/TJ_Night_Owl_Blues.php.

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