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  • Men, Women, Bulls, and Horses

    Posted by David Foster on August 22nd, 2012 (All posts by )

    Several good songs about the rodeo:

    Tom Russell, Bucking Horse Moon

    Tom Russell, All This Way for the Short Ride

    Dan Seals, Everything That Glitters (is not Gold)

    Judy Collins, Someday Soon

    Others?

    (Earlier songs-with-related-themes post: Heartsignals)

     

    12 Responses to “Men, Women, Bulls, and Horses”

    1. Michael Kennedy Says:

      Rhinestone Cowboy ?

    2. Ginny Says:

      Ian Tyson, who wrote Someday Soon.

    3. David Foster Says:

      Ginny….huh…I knew Tyson had written Someday Soon & lots of other good songs, but wasn’t aware that he had himself been a rodeo rider.

    4. armadillo Says:

      “Lone Star Blues” — Delbert McClinton

      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MwqPwEJ7m_I

    5. T Migratorious Says:

      Amarillo By Morning–

      “I’ll be lookin’ for eight when they pull that gate, and I hope that judge ain’t blind.”

      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_KrrsLZaY9s

    6. Sgt. Mom Says:

      Someday Soon … my parents were right: he did leave my crying, and I never did go with him. But I did love him. Alas, he loved thad damned old rodeo more than he did love me.
      http://youtu.be/Z3S2ZOZni_8
      But one or the other of us was always leaving on a jet plane …
      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fa3h3pnhg8s

    7. Bill Brandt Says:

      What was the Garth Brooks song? – Rodeo (thanks to Google)

    8. Gringo Says:

      Emmy Lou Harris:Sweetheart of the Rodeo.

    9. Eadiitorl Dlihget Says:

      Chicago and mob connected to Dassault’s military with Cheney & Rove.
      This led to Zetas infiltration of Washington with ” Starz”.
      Horsea followed with ” Ted Tots” and Texas NRA- IRA- PLO.
      Which led to a billion dollar empire with physicians looking for organs harvests.
      They called it Jestocco – Jezdynamite with ” The Rocce”.
      Needless to say, half of Hollywood is into ” LA Seas”.
      They call ” Playdota”.

    10. Sgt. Mom Says:

      Ok – I think we’ve trapped the most incoherent and off-topic spammer EVAH! in the coment from Eadiitorl Dlihget. And I’ve seen some insane ones in my time …

    11. Jonathan Says:

      He certainly has a talent for connecting the dots.

    12. Bill Brandt Says:

      I was wondering about that but thought he had some insight that I didn’t ….