“His lyrics were so economical of language and so direct. They were like an arrow straight to the truth.”
For a 74-year-old man recuperating from his second knee replacement, Billy Joe Shaver sounds pretty spry, and who could blame the veteran Waco…
The singer-songwriter was fined $1,000, and forfeited his gun after pleading no contest to a misdemeanor gun charge.
Billy Joe Shaver underwent surgery this week and will miss his next court date in Waco.
Billy Joe Shaver is a free man after his acquittal in a March 2007 bar shooting near Lorena.
Prosecution witnesses testified Wednesday that country singer/songwriter Billy Joe Shaver was not provoked when he shot a man in the face outside a Lorena bar.