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In honor of Dems retaking the House of Representatives (Original Post) pecosbob Jan 2019 OP
As a basement rock star Bob Loblaw Jan 2019 #1
I agree and while there have been many, many versions of this song recorded since the twenties pecosbob Jan 2019 #3
Terrific Musician And.... Laxman Jan 2019 #2
He was somewhat of a pioneer in this area... pecosbob Jan 2019 #4

Bob Loblaw

(1,900 posts)
1. As a basement rock star
Sun Jan 6, 2019, 09:21 AM
Jan 2019

I perform many Michael Nesmith compositions. I really dig his music, and this is a great song.

pecosbob

(7,656 posts)
3. I agree and while there have been many, many versions of this song recorded since the twenties
Sun Jan 6, 2019, 10:30 AM
Jan 2019

when it was first written, this was the first 'countrified' version, which most certainly informed Lou Christie's later and more well-known cover. It also has some real smooth steel guitar...always loved it.

pecosbob

(7,656 posts)
4. He was somewhat of a pioneer in this area...
Sun Jan 6, 2019, 10:33 AM
Jan 2019

and was an early proponent and backer of digital media (for good or bad, depending on your view of digital recordings) in the form of the laserdisc.

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