Friday, May 25, 2018

ODDS & ENDS

The well-thumbed, dog-eared book shown below opened the door to discovering many blues, rockabilly, and country artists, including Sleepy LaBeef. We first heard his “Walkin’ Slowly,” with great busy lead guitar from Cliff Parker, on an old Charly LP recommended in the book.


Sleepy LaBeff & The Versatiles • Walkin’ Slowly • 1959

Get it: Sleepy Rocks

Monday, May 21, 2018

Monday, May 14, 2018

BLUE MONDAY

“C’mon Bill, let’s take ’em for an old country rock. . . .”


William Moore • Old Country Rock • 1928

Get it: American Epic

Wednesday, May 09, 2018

GIRL GROUPS DOWN FOR THE COUNT

Marty Robbins. Gordon Lightfoot. CONNIE SMITH!


Connie Smith • Ribbon Of Darkness • 1969

Get it: The Essential Connie Smith

Monday, May 07, 2018

Friday, May 04, 2018