Blue Train Of the Heartbreak Line. Google Eye. Bad News. To Hell With Love. That Ain't All. Talkin' Silver Cloud Blues. Gordon Lightfoot. Callin' Doctor Casey. Angela Jones. The Little Bird. Th' Wife. The melody of the song is based on an old song. It goes back to the Happy Home Waltz, at least as old as Loudermilk wrote new lyrics, see below.
On his own version, he adds a few lines of the old source Down in the valley, Hear the wind blow. Loudermilk recalls a trip to Dublin: "I was surprised to hear a park full of Irish Protestants and Catholics singing I Wanna Live during a peace demonstration.
You never know where a country song may end up being heard"! The song has been recorded in five versions with different French lyrics. In Canadian singer Richard Huet first heard the song on the radio in a taxi cab, in Roy Orbison's version and he instantly fell in love with the song. The same day, he wrote his French lyrics "Tu peux partir", a hit in Quebec. The cover is shamelessly credited as Tommy Oliver's own composition, though lyrics are different, the music is taken from Loudermilk's song.
This powerful song should have deserved a decent hit cover. Only hit top 10 in Australia, in in Don Fardon's version Lyrics. Okracoke is a small harbour town in North Carolina label shot. May be these 2 songs were unreleased songs of the sessions for the "Open Mind" LP.
A very intense, personal album with great songs, album in a beautiful psych cover. In the liner notes John Loudermilk wrote: "This is an album I've always wanted to make for years but have been holding off waiting for the right time. Included in this collection are songs that may be offensive to some, but the majority of people feel this album has been needed for quite a while.
Some of these selections have been recorded for as long as three years but "kept in the can," as recording people put it. My close friends know, I have dedicated my life to reaching into the contemporary thinking of the man on the street, pulling out passing moods and opinions and preserving them within the framework of the home-made musical composition. I've tried to use instruments that reflect today.
The only place I may have failed is in my vocal performances, but, as has happened with songs in albums past, younger and more serious singers will pick them up and have hit after hit with them. Hardly any of the songs was picked up for a cover by another artist and sure none became a hit. Still, the album is a very fine collection of good songs. Bitter song about modern times, see lyrics.
Loudermilk does all instruments and voices, overdubbed on the recording. A protest song, criticizing tv and journalism, see lyrics. Ann died in an automobile accident, june Lyrics mocking on drugs, Vietnam war, modern church. Dedicated to "those poor female creatures who are prettier than they are intelligent", see lyrics. Laura, what a beautiful aura you have on today , JDL in a hippie mood, lyrics.
Only instrument to the song is the Hammond chord organ JDL plays. Boy, what a shock to hear from someone inquiring about "The Knock", that was the first record I ever recorded as an individual artist. I cut it in in San Antonio, Texas on Teardrop Records out of Houston, Texas and got minimal airplay but it was a boost to my bookings back then.
I loved the song for it simplicity and loved the session because of the steel player Tiny Williams who was a pound genius. Nowadays she is an active gospel-performer. A good country ballad. Gary Lemel started off playing Jazz, and ended up as a big shot in soundtrack music industry president of Warner Bros. This one odd single for Capitol was an inbetween To a few sound samples of unreleased songs.
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