"This is the updated Robert Kuhn 2021 Biography for all you music buffs out there. It starts the same. Robert was born in a Houston hospital more dead than alive in 1978. He was revitalized and with prayers and deals and grown with the help of loving parents into a poet and musician who has spent most of his adult life travelling most of the world under varying circumstances, mostly in poverty but occasionally in riches, although you’d never know the difference.
He is well studied literature and mathematics, was an Academic All American linebacker, speaks several languages and is currently in the process of releasing his third studio album, PERSEVERE, a nine-song collection written and recorded in Galveston, Texas, where Robert resides.
His first album, “Everybody Knows ”(2014), was embraced by the local press and commercially successful enough to free him from his day labor at a Houston Shirt Factory and devote time and energy to touring and playing music with his surf, rocknroll, blues, folk and reggae band of friends which included the late great extraterrestrial blues legend, Little Joe Washington.
They toured all over the United States and Mexico for years having a good old time until the last day of August 2019 while on the road in Western Colorado in support of their second release, Maria the Gun. Robert was in a nearly fatal van wreck that left him hospitalized in critical condition. He returned to Galveston six weeks later hundreds of thousands of dollars in debt, but happy to be alive at all.
With funding and support of friends and fans from around the world, Robert began a long quiet healing process that yielded his latest album, PERSEVERE, a transcendent psychedelic folk experience of electronic and organic instruments; poetry and sound; light and darkness. It’s uplifting and out there for Robert and will be available soon in all forms. This world is changing so fast. Robert hopes it will take him back on the road to share this meaningful new music with his friends and family he’s made along the way.."
We are back to our regular start time of 10:30 AM. Doors open at 10:00 AM
Baker Ripley Community Center
6500 Rookin St
Houston, TX 77074
Oasis meets in the Reunion Hall Gymnasium on the Baker Ripley campus.
From Hillcroft St, turn right onto High Star Dr, then turn right into
the Baker Ripley parking lot just past where the road curves to become
Rookin St. You can park anywhere in this lot and follow the "Oasis"
directional signs to the gym. Harris County is back at Level 3 - Moderate therefore we are relaxing our mask requirements
Harris County is back at Level 3 - Moderate therefore we are relaxing our mask requirements
Masks are now optional for fully vaccinated individuals.
**We are continuing to monitor the COVID situation and these rules are subject to change
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