Thursday, July 29, 2010

Red River Mudcats Change Name to Mitch Cason & Red River Junction

Red River Mudcats Change Name to Mitch Cason & Red River Junction


Lead Vocals taken Over by Cason as Former Lead Singer Liz Calendar Departs

NASHVILLE, TN (July 27, 2010) – Mitch Cason & Red River Junction is the new name of the Oklahoma and Texas "Red Dirt Country" band formerly known as the Red River Mudcats, who broke on the music scene with their debut single, "Texas Eagle," which hit the Texas music charts in 2009.

In addition to the new name, the band is also changing key personnel as Stephenville, Texas native, Mitch Cason takes over lead vocal duties formerly held by female vocalist, Liz Calendar, of Dallas, who will continue to perform on her own. Fans can keep up with her schedule at 

"Liz and I have had a special musical relationship since 2006," states Jeff Parker, guitarist and producer of Red River Junction. "She is an amazing singer and performer, and I am very proud of the accomplishments that we achieved in the face of adversity. She's always had my back, and she will be missed. I love her dearly. I would also like to send a very special thanks to all who have supported and encouraged us. We could not have done it for so long without you. I hope you'll continue to support the new band and our new music."

"Much love and appreciation goes to all of our fans who have supported the Red River Mudcats and who continue to support Red River Junction!" states Calendar. "I so enjoyed the music and memories that I have made with Jeff Parker, I wish him love and prosperity and am proud to call him my friend."


The debut Texas show for Mitch Cason & Red River Junction will be at the Rockett Cafe and Club (7 miles north of Waxahachie, Texas on FM 813) on Sunday, August 1st.  The show will be broadcast live on 106.9 "The Ranch" from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., and on their "Worldwide Ranch" at

The band will also use the show to release their latest CD, Mitch Cason & Red River Junction - Acoustic 6 Pack.

A new single, "Jumpin' Barbwire Fences" will be released by the band in mid-August, from the group's forthcoming studio EP release, scheduled for Fall 2010 release.

For more information, visit Mitch Cason & Red River Junction online at:


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For CD, hi-res photos and interview requests, contact:

Clif Doyal, CDA Promotions-Nashville/OKC
(a division of the Clif Doyal Agency, LLC)
Office: 615.885.5998 Cell: 615.319.1863

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