Category Archives: Music

That Fifties Music

 

That Fifties Music

.

When I was I teenager I loved that fifties rock and roll,
As we circled the Post Drive
 In, around we would go,
Listening to Buddy Holly and Little Richard up so loud,
Looking for friends there with our heads in the clouds.

The Post Drive In, Borger, Texas. Check out the cool cars.

 

 

 

 

 

 

.

 

.

We also listened to Doo-wop and Rhythm and Blues,
That sounded so good as we cruised down Main too.
Honking at all the cars we thought that we knew,
Until about mid night when we hit our parents curfew.
Continue reading

Folksy Country Music

 

Folksy Country Music

.
In the 1960s, a style of music developed that I liked,
It was a sort of folksy country that sounded so nice.
I bought all the albums shown herein way back then,
And played them many times as a very young man.

 

 

 

 

 

.


Most of the group’s I liked were rough looking dudes,
That seemed to be interested in Marijuana so crude,
But they harmonized well with fine guitar music all around.
So they grew on me with their different country sound.
Continue reading