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You Can’t Roller Skate in a Buffalo Herd

You can’t roller-skate in a buffalo herd You can’t roller-skate in a buffalo herd You can’t roller-skate in a buffalo herd But you can be happy if you have a mind to” Written and performed by Roger Miller This month’s song lyric goes way back to when I was in Junior High School in Houston, […]

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Please Yourself

PLEASE YOURSELF “But it’s all right now I learned my lesson well You see, you can’t please everyone So you got to please yourself” Garden Party by Rick Nelson “Garden Party” is a 1972 country rock song written by Rick Nelson and recorded by him and the Stone Canyon Band on the album Garden Party. […]

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After the Deluge

“Let the music keep our spirits high Let the buildings keep our children dry Let creation reveal its secrets by and by, by and by When the light that’s lost within us reaches the sky” Before the Deluge, Jackson Browne Before the Deluge is a song from Jackson Browne’s third album, Late for the Sky. […]

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For What It’s Worth

“There’s something happening here What it is ain’t exactly clear” For What It’s Worth — written by Stephen Stills I was in the ninth grade in the spring of 1967, living in Jacksonville, TX, when I first heard Buffalo Springfield and this Stephen Stills penned single; “For What It’s Worth.” The intro with its two alternating […]

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