Archive for the ‘You Tube, Vimeo’ Category

Willie Nelson’s, Always on My Mind” Billboard’s #1 country album (1982)

Sunday, September 15th, 2019

In 1982, Willie Nelson was at #1 on the US Country charts with Always On My Mind. 

The album was the Billboard #1 country album of the year for 1982, peaking at the top of the charts for a total of 22 weeks, as well as spending 99 weeks on the chart.

Happy Shoeshine Friday and Harvest Moon

Friday, September 13th, 2019

“On the Road Again”, Willie Nelson & Family, Farm Aid 1985

Tuesday, September 10th, 2019

Willie Nelson, “I Thought About You Lord”

Monday, September 9th, 2019

Willie Nelson, “Whiskey River” (Austin, TX) (September 6, 1990)

Friday, September 6th, 2019

It’s Friday, Happy Shoeshine Friday

Friday, September 6th, 2019

The Highwaymen

Thursday, September 5th, 2019

“Whiskey and Weed” — new Raelyn Nelson Band Single

Thursday, September 5th, 2019

Here is a video for the new song, “Whiskey and Weed” which is on the band’s new album, “Don’t” which comes out November 8th. You can pre-order a copy of the album here or make a donation and get a shirt, to support production of new album, HERE.

This video was made from footage taken by fans on their cell phones at Willie Nelson’s 4th of July Picnic in Austin, and at the Deutchland Music Festival in Pittasburg, PA.


Jimmy Buffett joins Lukas Nelson and Promise of the Real at the Troubadour (2/19/19)

Wednesday, September 4th, 2019

Jimmy mixes up the lyrics to Margarittaville”

“Some people say that there’s a woman to blame,
but I know, it’s all Willie’s fault.”

Happy Shoeshine Friday, y’all

Friday, August 30th, 2019

Willie Nelson, “There’s Nothing I Can Do About it Now”

Thursday, August 29th, 2019

Willie Nelson duet included on 50th anniversary of Frank Sinatra’s, “My Way”

Sunday, August 25th, 2019

A 50th anniversary edition of Frank Sinatra’s classic album, My Way, is being released with several bonus tracks – including a duet with Willie Nelson – on October 11, via Capitol/UMe and Frank Sinatra Enterprises.

Released on Reprise in March 1969, and produced by Don Costa and Sonny Burke, My Way features a varied collection of contemporary pop songs, including “Yesterday,” “Mrs. Robinson,” “For Once in My Life,” and the iconic title track. Recorded on December 30, 1968, in just one take, “My Way” long considered one of Sinatra’s signature songs, peaked at just #27 in the U.S. (It stayed on the U.K. charts for a record-breaking 75 weeks.)

The My Way 50th anniversary set features four bonus tracks, including a live version of the title track, recorded at the Ahmanson Theatre in 1971.

Listen to the duet with Willie Nelson

Frank Sinatra: My Way (50th Anniversary Edition) Track Listing
1.Watch What Happens
2. Didn’t We
3. Hallelujah, I Love Her So
4. Yesterday
5. All My Tomorrows
6. My Way
7. A Day In The Life Of A Fool
8. For Once In My Life
9. If You Go Away
10. Mrs. Robinson

Bonus Tracks: (*Not on LP version)
11. My Way – duet with Willie Nelson
12. My Way – duet with Luciano Pavarotti
13. My Way – Live at Ahmanson Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, June 13, 1971
14. My Way – Live at the Reunion Arena, Dallas, TX, October 14, 1987

Throughout his seven-decade career, Sinatra performed on more than 1,400 recordings and was awarded 31 gold, nine platinum, three double platinum, and one triple platinum album by the Recording Industry Association of America. The Oscar® winner also appeared in more than 60 films and produced eight motion pictures.

Sinatra was awarded Lifetime Achievement Awards from the Recording Academy, the Screen Actors Guild and the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), as well as the Kennedy Center Honors, the Presidential Medal of Freedom and the Congressional Gold Medal.

Willie Nelson, “Still is Still Moving to Me”

Friday, August 23rd, 2019

Famous Gruene Hall Performances

Thursday, August 22nd, 2019
by: Noah W. Bailey

Not much beats a trip to Gruene Hall in New Braunfels, Texas, but for those of us who can’t make it to the next sold-out show, there’s an ever-expanding collection of live concert videos from the legendary venue on YouTube. Here are a few of the best.

There’s nothing more Texan than seeing Willie Nelson in Texas’ Oldest Dance Hall. Watch this clip of his classic set opener for a peek at the legendary barebones backstage entrance.

Jerry Jeff Walker
“Pickup Truck Song”

Jerry Jeff Walker has been a Gruene Hall mainstay for years, and this charmingly loose performance from his 1989 comeback live album showcases the love between performer and audience that’s kept him hosting his annual birthday celebration there for decades.

I’m With Her
“See You Around”

Singer-songwriter and Wimberly native Sarah Jarosz has built a national following since breaking out of Central Texas, most recently with her Americana supergroup, I’m With Her, which took the stage earlier this year for a captivating homecoming performance.

Joe Ely
“Musta Notta Gotta Lotta”

This fiery 1982 clip shows Ely and his band, fresh off a tour with the Clash, flying through the new-wave rockabilly that made their live shows legendary.

See all videos here.

Lukas Nelson and Scooter Jennings, “The Last Thing I Needed (first thing this morning)

Thursday, August 22nd, 2019