Category Archives: SATURDAY NIGHT ENCORE

MORE, WELL ONE WON’T HURT

I often mention my mother, and less often my Dad. This scene features a pair of what I am told is typical of the poor people’s homes in the part of Scotland my Dad’s grandfather was born in. Great Grandsire … Continue reading

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WHAT! MORE?

Well, just one more. How about a rather breathy performance from JanAnders: Wellll – maybe another. Here’s the best version of Silver Threads Among the Gold I have heard since a fellow who used to play cornet and piano in … Continue reading

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WHAT! ANOTHER? OK, JUST ONE MORE

It appears Hillary has a new gig – and Socks has been replaced as well: And that’s about enough for one night. Stranger

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ON SATURDAY NIGHT

We used to take our girls up to the big ballroom and dance to the music. An auburn haired girl and I went to Klein’s for about six hours of something like this: Although the band might have been Spade … Continue reading

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WOODY GUTHRIE, AND PIX FROM MY PAST

In these troubled times a voice from the past seems appropriate: Of course Woody was from EAST Oklahoma. My mother’s reservation was west of Okie City, before the Government gave it to settlers. And claim jumpers. But that’s another story. … Continue reading

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MORE?

Well, the little redheaded girl wanted me to yodel. I was not at all good at it – but this clip from the Swiss shows how it should be done. Besides, if the scientists are correct each viewing should add … Continue reading

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WHAT, MORE?

Well, if you can stand a mix of modern with some old memories from before country music was a recognized genre – DON’T CHANGE THE STATION, now, ya’ hear? All the way from XERA, the 500,000 watt voice of Del … Continue reading

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WHAT? MORE?

Well, since this Saturday night follies has featured Oz – how about a slow tour of the Continent courtesy of Rolf Harris: Sound familiar? It should – and I have been in most of the places in the American version: … Continue reading

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