My iPod Has Issues – This Week in Music City

22 Sep

Man, this is a busy week of music listening. Tonight, my wife, stepdaughter and I are going to see Lorde at the Grand Ole Opry House. Tomorrow night, my wife and I are going to see Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers. The tickets were a birthday gift to her from a friend. Friday night, we are going with a bunch of people to the Schermerhorn Symphony Center for an All Star tribute to Jimi Hendrix, which involves some awesome guitarists. Buddy Guy, Johnny Lang, Kenny Wayne Shepherd and a bunch of others will put their spin on some classic tunes.

I mention these concerts to highlight the fact that Nashville is truly Music City, and it is not all cowboy hats and pickup trucks. If you are a music lover, then you can find what you like somewhere in this town.Nashville

I also mention these concerts because, with the addition of that thing called work, I may have a difficult time putting together in-depth posts. Since music is the theme of this one, I figured it would be a good time to take it easy and see what is going on in the iPod.

“Just the Two of Us” by Bill Withers

“Comin’ Home” by Lynyrd Skynyrd

“Sabotage” by Beastie Boys

“Ballad of Davy Crockett” by Fess Parker

“Highway 61 Revisited” by Bob Dylan

“Texas Funeral” by Jon Wayne

“Blacklight Fantasy” by Freaky Chakra

“White Rabbit” by Jefferson Airplane

“Blood on the Saddle” by Tex Ritter

“Chico and the Man” by Jose Feliciano

“Make It Easy on Yourself” by Dionne Warwick

“He Stopped Loving Her Today” by George Jones

“Touchdown Tennessee” by Kenny Chesney

“Angie” by The Rolling Stones

“2:10 Deadwood Train” by Crabgrass

“What’s Love Got to Do With It” by Tina Turner

“Won’t Get Fooled Again” by The Who

“The Legend of Judge Roy Bean” by Nevada Slim

“Little Darlin'” by The Gladiolas

“Friday Foster” by Roy L. Chandler

Now, I am ready to listen to some music.

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6 Responses to “My iPod Has Issues – This Week in Music City”

  1. Marilyn Armstrong September 23, 2014 at 23:54 #

    I thought getting out to see ONE concert was a big deal. I feel out classed 🙂

    • Rick September 24, 2014 at 14:23 #

      We have be to concerts the past two nights. We are worn out.

  2. jcalberta September 25, 2014 at 05:45 #

    My recollections of a “White Rabbit” are a bit foggy/fuzzy. And i shore sung “The Ballad of Davy Crockett” as I cruised down “Highway 61” …
    but “Blood on the Saddle” wuz a bit before my time.

    • Rick September 25, 2014 at 13:49 #

      The first time I heard “Blood on the Saddle” was at DisneyWorld. In the Country Bear Jamboree, one of the bears sings it. It was years before I realized that it was a non-Disney song.

  3. DyingNote October 7, 2014 at 13:29 #

    Whoa! That’s one killer set of concerts. Hope you had a great time. Yup, now I’m ready to listen to some music indeed!

    • Rick October 7, 2014 at 14:43 #

      It was a great set of shows. Steve Winwood was better than Lorde who was better than Tom Petty. They guitarists played for 3 1/2 hours. Buddy Guy. Kenny Wayne Shepherd. Eric Johnson. They just kept coming out.

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