Linda ¡Linda! (Spanish translation: "Lovely Linda") is an English-Spanish tribute to the music of Linda Ronstadt. The winner of 11 Grammy Awards, Linda Ronstadt was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2014. Linda's 40+ year career includes Folk, Country, Rock, Opera, Standards, Mariachi and Jazz.
The Linda ¡Linda! Tribute show is the only one of its kind in Texas and possibly the USA. It showcases a fantastic selection of Linda's biggest rock hits from the 60's and 70's, her alternative country hits, beloved American Standards that Linda recorded with the Nelson Riddle Orchestra, and Mariachi favorites from her "Canciones de mi Padre" album. This show will have you singing and dancing in the aisles as you are dazzled by the incredible voice of Cathie Gilbert. This is the tribute that you have longed for, so get ready for the musical journey of a lifetime!
Vocalist Cathie Gilbert is accompanied by a six-piece band and full mariachi group. She has performed at major San Antonio venues and events including the San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo, St. Mary's University Fiesta Oyster Bake, the Tower of the Americas, Rock & Roll Marathon, Market Square/El Mercado, La Villita, John T. Floore's Country Store among others. As a member of the popular show band "Max Class & The Class Act", Cathie performed at Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas, Palm Springs, CA (opening for Chubby Checker), the Del Coronado Hotel in San Diego, and the Hilton Hotel in Reno, NV.
The Linda ¡Linda! Tribute is based in San Antonio, TX. Tribute band members include: Kathy "KR" Nicholson (Vocals), Steve Honeck (Lead Guitar), Mike McDaris (Guitar & Vocals), David Reding (Bass Guitar), David "Lightning" Robison (Keyboards & Vocals), and Brian Cramer (Drums).