Austin Aces 2013: Ray Benson

Every year, SXSW draws the music world’s attention to Austin. With another festival come and gone, KUTX celebrates the Austin Aces–five local artists who make a mark on the world stage, day after day. We kick off our week-long series with Ray Benson, a country singer who’s helped bring Western swing to a new generation of listeners.

Past Austin Aces:


Jim Eno

Michael Ramos

Glen Fukunaga

Marcia Ball

Gurf Morlix


Ian MacLagan

Patty Griffin

David Grissom

Carolyn Wonderland

Bobby Whitlock


Adrian Quesada

Charlie Sexton

Cindy Cashdollar

Lloyd Maines

Stephen Bruton


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