Genres: Alternative/Indie, Blues, Country, Folk, Latin, Pop, Rock
August "Augie" Meyers (b. 31 May 1940 in San Antonio, Texas) is an American musician. He is best known as keyboard-player with the Sir Douglas Quintet and the Texas Tornados. In the early 1960s Meyers was, with Doug Sahm, a founding member of the Sir Douglas Quintet. His Vox organ was a main ingredient in the sound of the quintet, as heard in hits like "She’s About A Mover" (1964), "Mendocino" (1969), "Nuevo Laredo" (1970) and many others. Later Meyers also played on many of Sahms solo albums and released his own solo records, also in Tex-Mex-style. In the 1990s Meyers was, with Doug Sahm, Flaco Jiménez and Freddy Fender, a member of Tex-Mex-supergroup Texas Tornados. He was also sought...
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