Walt Wilkins

Walt Wilkins

At a glance — and even on closer inspection — Walt Wilkins really doesn't fit the profile of your everyday Texas country artist. At least, not the modern mold. At 45, he's a good decade older than most of the big young dogs on the scene, including pack leader Pat Green. But you gotta wonder where Green and so many others who have come in his wake would be today if not for the quiet but profound influence of Wilkins and his songs. If Ray Wylie Hubbard is, as some young writers have called him, sort of an Obi Wan sage of Texas songcraft, then Wilkins... more