Category Archives: Music

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer was written by Johnny Marks. The record label Gene Autry recorded for presented him with the sheet music and asked him to record it on his Christmas album, but he said no, because he felt like … Continue reading

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What a gorgeous moon out tonight

What a gorgeous moon out tonight. Reminded me of the old Johnny Horton standard Baby I’m Ready If You’re Willing, that starts off There’s a big bright moon out tonight, The night is just made for love, Baby I’m ready … Continue reading

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What a way to start this soft sweet morning

What a way to start this soft sweet morning. Listening as Juice Newton sings her beautiful Angel of the Morning and the sweet feeling as Dean Martin croons his signature Volare and now the Beetles with perhaps their most beautiful … Continue reading

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Spade Cooley

Listening to the Boogie Woogie Blues Spade Cooley and company. Spade was a tragic figure who went to prison for the murder of his wife. Now You Always Hurt the One You Love with Fabulous Mills Brothers, singing in their … Continue reading

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Timeless Relevance: “Turn, Turn, Turn” at 50

Timeless Relevance: “Turn, Turn, Turn” at 50. The year was 1965 and the Viet Nam War lingered. Unsettled Americans (youth especially) sought a clarion call. In October they got it. A new rock-folk group, “The Byrds” released a song, an anthem for … Continue reading

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Sing it: “I Want My Country Back”

David Ippolito “That Guitar Man” debuted a new Tea Party anthem… “I Want My Country Back”. (NYC 2014) Now available on iTunes: http://tinyurl.com/mmbggl8 (Possibility Junkie Music LLC) Related articles MUST SEE! This ‘Tea Party Anthem’ Is Hilarious… And Depressingly True (Video) … Continue reading

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Watch: A Day With The Rangers

The Red Dirt Ranger’s share the history of their beginning and talk about who has musically influenced their deep rooted love for Okie rock and roll. This Land Season 1 on DVD:http://thislandpress.com/store/books-… Watch more This Land at http://www.thislandpress.com/look Like us on … Continue reading

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