Discussion in 'The Off-topic Lounge' started by Megaterio Llamas, Aug 3, 2015.
Grandma had some Carter Family records that I still listen to.
God's Own Yodeler, Don Walser.
Been on a Pete Drake kick lately. The original of the voice box!
Love this tune. It’s a good day for Merle
Hey @Megaterio Llamas
Do you remember the country music show from the 70s called Pop! Goes the Country?
I had kind of forgot about it, but I’ve been reminded by listening to Tom T Hall lately, as he was one of the hosts of the show. It was mostly country musicians doing comedy sketches and what not, and of course great live music too (it was recorded at the Grand Ole Opry). Towards the end of their run, the great Jim Varney was part of the cast
If you don’t know it, here’s a little link:
Pop! Goes the Country - Wikipedia
Here’s a few highlights from Pop! Goes the Country:
And of course, as an Austinite, here is Willie
There is a ton on YouTube, should you feel so inclined.
It does ring a bell but I'm not sure I ever actually watched it. But thanks.
I wasn’t sure if it would have aired as far north where you are, or if it was just a southern US thing.
Between these country videos, and the videos in the Cannon thread, I was quite entertained with YouTube last night