Dominique ๐Ÿ Petersen
17/7/2017 ยท 1 min read ยท +100
DR. HOOK: Cover to Cover

DR. HOOK: Cover to Cover

The song, Long Tall Texan, has been recorded by many singers including Jerry Woodard, The Beach Boys, Conway Twitty, The Kingsmen, Buck Owens, Lyle Lovett, Doug Supernaw and Jerry Reed. Here is the story of the origin of the song. One night in...

Dominique ๐Ÿ Petersen

Dominique ๐Ÿ Petersen

I came upon it from Dr. Hook's version, being a big fan of theirs. So glad you liked my post! ;o)

18/7/2017
Royce Shook

Royce Shook

I loved "Long Tall Texan" when I was growing up, but I never knew who the original artist was. Thank you, this brings back memories of high school that were fun

18/7/2017
Dominique ๐Ÿ Petersen
13/6/2017 ยท 1 min read ยท ~100
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DR. HOOK: Cover to Cover

DR. HOOK: Cover to Cover

Jessie Hill (December 9, 1932 โ€“ September 17, 1996) was an American R&B and Louisiana blues singer and songwriter, best remembered for the classic song "Ooh Poo Pah Doo".ย The origins of "Ooh Poo Pah Doo" were apparently created from a tune...

Dominique ๐Ÿ Petersen
7/6/2017 ยท 1 min read ยท +100
DR. HOOK: Cover to Cover

DR. HOOK: Cover to Cover

Dr. Hook & the Medicine Show, shortened from 1975 to Dr. Hook, was an American rock band,ย formed in Union City, New Jersey. The band had eight years of regular hits, in both theย United Statesย and throughout the English-speaking...

Dominique ๐Ÿ Petersen

Dominique ๐Ÿ Petersen

Shel wrote so many songs from ballads to love songs to satire. Also children's songs like "The Unicorn" (the Irish Rovers). He was a very talented man. ;o)

9/6/2017
Joyce ๐Ÿ Bowen Brand Ambassador @ beBee

Joyce ๐Ÿ Bowen Brand Ambassador @ beBee

Shel Silverstein--my favorite poet. Not so sure about his music.

8/6/2017
Dominique ๐Ÿ Petersen
23/8/2017 ยท 1 min read ยท ~100 ยท 1
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DR. HOOK: Cover to Cover

DR. HOOK: Cover to Cover

โ€œWhen You're in Love with a BeautifulWoman" is a popular single by Dr. Hook. It was recorded atMuscle Shoals Sound Studio, Alabama. It was written by Even Stevens, whofollowed producer Ron Haffkine into the studio washroom to pitch himthe song....

Dominique ๐Ÿ Petersen
25/10/2017 ยท 1 min read ยท ~100 ยท 2
To Dr. Hook and 1 more
DR. HOOK: Cover to Cover

DR. HOOK: Cover to Cover

Dr. Hook & the Medicine Show,shortened from 1975 to Dr. Hook, was an American rock band,formed in Union City, New Jersey. At the height of their success, Dr.Hook was at the top of the charts in 42 countries, collecting 60 goldand platinum...

Dominique ๐Ÿ Petersen

Dominique ๐Ÿ Petersen

Jerry Fletcher I always loved his voice.

27/10/2017
Jerry Fletcher

Jerry Fletcher

Dom, I was lucky enough to see Lou Rawls perform live in a small club in Denver. I've never forgotten the electricity in the room as he walked on to the platform and said "Hi. I'm Lou Rawls" in a voice like no other.

27/10/2017

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