Leonard's band from '85.  L to R:  Leonard Cohen, Richard Crooks (drums), John Crowder (bass and vocals), Mitch Watkins (guitar and vocals), Ron Getman (guitar and vocals), Anjani (keys and vocals) Leonard Cohen's 1979 touring band Mt. Fuji Jazz Festival 1987 with Bennie Wallace Mitch Watkins group at Bon Apetit, Los Angeles.  L to R:  Rob Lockart, Chris Maresh, Mitch Watkins With Abra Moore at Waterloo Records in '97.  L to R:  Chris Searles, Mitch Watkins, Abra Moore, Mike Hynes, J.P. Allen With Paul Glasse and the Austin Mandolin Orchestra 2011 Austin City Limits with Christine Albert At the Elephant Room, Austin with John Fremgen With Dr. Glen Daum, my jazz mentor At home in my studio Jennifer Warnes wins a gold record for "Famous Blue Raincoat" Jerry Jeff Walker and band. L to R: Mitch Watkins, Steve Samuel, Jerry Jeff Walker, Bob Livingston Lyle Lovett's Large Band (minus Lyle) Onstage with Leonard Cohen 2012 Leonard and I about to board a plane 2012 Backstage at Bread and Roses Festival, Berklee, CA, 1980. L to R: Leonard Cohen, Mitch Watkins, Roscoe Beck Backstage before a Lyle Lovett show. L to R: Mitch Watkins, Harvey Thompson, Steve Marsh With my bandmate Gene Elders before a Lyle show Rocking out with Lyle Lovett and his Large Band With Jazz Vocalist extraordinaire Dianne Donovan At the Elephant Room, Austin, Texas An early garage band, circa 1969. Wonder where that Les Paul is now? Backstage before a Lyle show With my friend Leland Sklar, one of the best bass players on the planet With Nokie Edwards (THE VENTURES!) All Star Guitar Night, Nashville, TN The Marauders, circa 1967. I'm second row, far left. With Leonard Cohen and Richard Crooks, Paris 1985 Passenger circa 1978. L to R: Steve Meador, Bill Ginn, Mitch Watkins, Paul Ostermayer, Roscoe Beck With my old friend and musical cohort Paul Glasse A rare appearance on piano with Dr. James Polk, a great musician and mentor Rockin' out with my brother Rob Watkins Holding one of Ted Greene's Guild guitars jquery lightbox tutorials by VisualLightBox.com v5.9m

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