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Roy Orbison

Roy Kelton Orbison (April 23, 1936 – December 6, 1988) was an American singer-songwriter, best known for his distinctive, powerful voice, complex compositions, and dark emotional ballads.

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The way Audioslave band members describe Chris's process that is what Jim did - Also Roy Orbison
My favorite Christmas tune. Pretty paper by Roy Orbison.
k im listening 2 roy orbison bc I hate myself and now I kno where all th inspiration for the submarine soundtrack came from very clever alex
I added a video to a playlist Roy Orbison - In Dreams
Roy Orbison impersonators up in arms at Janette Krankie stealing their work.
It's a Brook Debut for Roy Orbison & The Traveling Wilburys Tribute at on Fri
Had a great interview with Alex 'Orbi' Orbison yesterday, some excellent stories about his father Roy for early next year.
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If I was into vinyls I'd have some Roy Orbison and Brenton Wood
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Who was first to record Elvis, Jerry Lee Lewis, Johnny Cash, B.B. King, Roy Orbison, more?
Roy Orbison is a white girl in Ohio.
Roy Orbison and The Everly Brothers before they made it big and how "you didn't need a reason to start a fight at Herb Johnson's barn" and
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Today in 1963, The Beatles played a few dates as Roy Orbison's supporting act. They thought they'd hit the big time!
JOSH I think you come on a bit strong with Legend. Start Bob Wills, work to Roy Orbison, Don Williams but
Roy Orbison songs also sound amazing in Spanish like the one they used in Mulholland Drive
Most tribute acts are celebrating Dead people, Freddie Mercury, Elvis Presley, Roy Orbison etc, etc I have put...
Michael Sheen telling Craig Ferguson about the Roy Orbison cling film fetish group is one of the most hilarious things EVER.
…and in that instant, Billy Mumy and Roy Orbison became the best of friends.
Roy Orbison, Steve Perry, Brian Wilson, and Franki Valli are my vocalist dream team.
Two Barry white records,humpty dance single,village people (macho man) ,Roy Orbison, Neil young…
There's plenty to do in Sunny this weekend. Scarborough Fair, Surf Festival & Killer Queen & Roy Orbison & Travelling Wilburys
Gerry and the Pacemakers Roy Orbison and The Beatles all in one room
Roy Orbison would have called him safe! 'Only the lonely' would blow that call!
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Cooking sausage and listening to Roy Orbison
There will be no General election 4 HRC.As Roy Orbison sang..It's Over...
"In The Spotlight" Roy Orbison - Hosted by Gabe Temesvari Top of the Hour
On a Roy Orbison kick. Dang do I miss that guy.
The screen door slams, Mary's dress sways. Like a vision she dances across the porch as the radio plays. Roy Orbison singing for the lonely
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Congratulations to Marilyn Grieser, Debbie Prato, Lisa Taron, and Carol Miskosky, our winners of the Tribute to Roy Orbison tickets. Enjoy!
New poem, "Roy Orbison Afternoon," forthcoming in 2015 issue of Caesura.
Oh, Pretty Woman by Roy Orbison is in Duke of Wellington.
I close my eyes, then I drift away, into the magic night I softly say. . Roy Orbison. photo by Ravshaniya
with my Roy Orbison glasses on lol ;) x
Have you seen Roy Orbison yet? Every Thursday night is girls night out!
If you want to be 100% entertained go to to see the Roy Orbison tribute. It was SO GOOD! Roman Pfob is …
Before & After... Saving history a microphone at a time.. . ROY ORBISON old mic.
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"In The Spotlight" with Roy Orbison - Hosted by Gabe Temesvari on the Top of Hour
Roy Orbison will forever be relevant.
I'm loving Roy Orbison sooo much at the moment. I was 1000% born in the wrong era! 😫
"but darling, what can I do? For you don't love me and I'll always be crying over you..." -- Roy Orbison
Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day. Question: Who wrote, "Claudette", for The Everly Brothers?. Answer: Roy Orbison.
Looking for ideas on what to do tonight? Well, Roy Orbison & the Everly Bros concert is on at 8pm! We still have tix via our website!
a very enjoyable evening! Managed to get Roy Orbison and Tom Petty into a duet of there's only one mark Bennett!!
Tickets are selling fast for Roy Orbison & Show on 3rd October. Book Now: http:…
Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins, Roy Orbison...the list goes on.
My three favorite things to be wrapped in plastic are Roy Orbison, Laura Palmer and Carl Steadman, thanks to all of you who asked
Watching now and it is so awesome! Currently Jeff is singing Traveling Willbury son in tribute to George Harrison and Roy Orbison!
In this weeks Billy Burnette discusses writing songs for Stevie Nicks &Roy Orbison
Having breakfast at this 👌🏻 place and they got Roy Orbison playing 😍 cc.
Several big stars say they were influenced after seeing Elvis perform when they were kids, including Bruce Springsteen, Roy Orbison and Cher
Roy Orbison I can see, but not Elvis.
I'm just laying in my room drunk off my *** listening to Roy Orbison, Elvis, Johnny Cash, and Queen. This is great.
Roy Orbison, singin' for the lonely yes baby
now playing... Roy Orbison. You got it. T-Shirt Radio.
It's impossible to dislike Roy Orbison. Some of the best music out there
You learn something new about Roy Orbison every day.
Tommy D is a longtime performer in Hawaii and also impersonates singer-songwriter Roy Orbison.
"Oh, Pretty Woman" by Roy Orbison from The Definitive 60's (sixties) ♫
This fever for You is just burning me up inside.🎶🎶🎶. Roy Orbison~- I Drove All Night.
The new Random Forest sounds like a really really slow instrumental Roy Orbison EP.
I told him my favorite Travelling Wilbury was Roy Orbison. Which is true.
Does anyone remember the Super Group that Roy Orbison & George Harrison were in with Steve Backley & Fatima Whitbread?. The Javelin Wilburys
Come with me baby, be mine tonight (held) . Roy Orbison& Elvis Presley - Pretty Woman - Polk Salad Annie
A great tribute to Elvis from Johnny Cash, Carl Perkins, Roy Orbison and Jerry Lee Lewis
Glenn Danzig tells us about writing for Johnny Cash and Roy Orbison and his upcoming new album of Elvis covers:
My life is better because my mama introduced me to Elvis, Roy Orbison, The Everly Brothers, and Don Williams at an early age.
During 1986, he returned to the Sun Studio in Memphis, joining Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Roy Orbison on the album Class of '55.
Roy Orbison - "Running Scared" from Black and White Night Thanks again & cu soon :-)
Seems to be a good evening for. Roy Orbison: A Black and White Night
DJ Abbott WKDfm is playing Roy Orbison - Domino Live, Legal and Loud Internet Radio
sounds like you took the best parts of Roy Orbison and Elvis and smashed them together into awesome.
I was also quite fond of Roy Orbison. Pretty Woman was my other go to jukebox song.
Tryina listen to my Roy Orbison record.
Roy Orbison, The Beach Boys and a pocket full of Summerfest ...
Crying by Roy Orbison from the album The Essential Roy Orbison
"Only the lonely, know the heartaches I've been through" ~ Roy Orbison, Only the Lonely lyrics
Judy's Turn to Cry" is a song written by Beverly Ross (who also co-wrote Roy Orbison's "Candy Man")and Edna Lewis...
if they start playing Roy Orbison assume the brace position (with Kettle Chip access)
With apologies to Roy's not over.
James is finally up, singing Roy Orbison's 'Penny Arcade'...
"In Dreams" is a song composed and sung by rock and roll performer Roy Orbison. An operatic ballad of lost love,...
Chicas por favor. You got it de Roy Orbison
Crying by Roy Orbison is in Robinsons Bistro, Belfast. Download it now at
Him and Roy Orbison all had a right good laugh on that one...
John Lennon feeds Roy Orbison birthday cake in 1963
Why shouldn't they play Roy Orbison or Fleetwood Mac at full blast?! I do!
What I want to know is why is Roy Orbison living with Dave Lee Travis...?
What's on: Tribute to Roy Orbison coming to in
On June 5, Roy Orbison performed on American Bandstand, hosted by the late great *** Clark.…
Fire up the Roy Orbison and dust off Hector Elizondo! iconic poster takeover!
Fire up the Roy Orbison tunes and dust off Hector Elizondo, we want the fairy tale! . Which iconic poster should...
Only the lonely know the way I feel tonight - Roy Orbison
Keyboardist of the day: Benmont Tench (Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Don Henley, Johnny Cash, Roy Orbison)...
May 11 1989 : late Roy Orbison is posthumously ind to the Songwriters Hall of Fame in NY , Eric Clapton gives the award to Orbison's widow.
Pretty Woman was a Roy Orbison song that Van Halen covered. Sheet music needs to be corrected 😎😉
Bobby Vee, Brenda Lee, Del Shannon, Roy Orbison, Connie Francis- hope Brian's not out on the tiles all night again!
Roy Orbison's name in the Traveling Wilburys was Lefty Wilbury, chosen after Lefty Frizzell
Amazing to be a part of acquisition of part of Roy Orbison's iconic classic "Oh, Pretty Woman"!
Listening to Fyfe Dangerfield, Will South, Tom Chaplin and now Chris Isaak and Roy Orbison be like
Back in London and blasting Petula Clark and Roy Orbison, flat 9 I bet you've missed me :)
The music of Eddie Cochran, Gene Vincent, Billy Fury and Roy Orbison is brought to life in Sat 11 April
Listening to Roy Orbison and pumping iron :]. Good times
Coming up on Bay Trust Radio, music from Bobbie Gentry and Glen Campbell, Matt Goss & Roy Orbison
Kind of bizarre that Luther Campbell didn't have to pay a dime to Roy Orbison, but Marvin Gaye's estate gets $7.3M from Robin Thicke.
Another great night in Bay Roberts, this time listening to et al perform Roy Orbison tunes. Fantastic meal & show!
I saw your competition yesterday afternoon Neil, "Mark Morgan on the Organ". He was doing Roy Orbison covers, badly!
Roy Orbison to Rick Wakeman, Gerry & The Pacemakers to Joan Baez - a full tracklist for my show is at
some great musicians from Texas: Roy Orbison,Buddy Holly,Beyoncé,ZZ Top,Stevie Ray Vaughan, Griffin Tucker all of them rock
Like more evil sounding than Roy Orbison but less evil than suicide
it was Carl Perkins... Not Roy orbison in sun studios with Elvis, Johnny and Jerry Lee. I know you knew that!!!
Congratulations! Roy Orbison's headstone has a appendix filled with what appears to be rabid
This day in rock history:: Roy Kelton Orbison was born on April 23, 1936 at 3:30 pm, in Ver...
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Roy Orbison wasn't there it was Carl Perkins!
Keith is the Jeff Lynne to my roy orbison. The bowie to my iggy pop. Except like, if all of those people were pathetic losers
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Lawler you are terrible. First you say Roy Orbison was in The Million Dollar Quartet and now you quote Charlie Brown
8:15pm Blue Bayou by Roy Orbison from All Time Greatest Hits of Roy Orbison
Super Pysched!! Monday's 2 can't miss shows! Roy Orbison sings and comic book superheroes save the day!
Hey King, Roy Orbison was Elvis' replacement at the Million Dollar Quartet reunion "Class of 56". Don't feel bad
For a second, I thought John Travolta was Roy Orbison with a tan.
Roy Orbison: inducted in 1987 | The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum...
Dropping six bucks for Roy Orbison's greatest hits and the American Gigolo soundtrack on vinyl was the best investment I've made in months.
Pretty Woman walking down the street, Pretty Woman the kind I'd like to meet. Roy Orbison
Roy Orbison - Only The Lonely. know the way. i feel . tonight. there goes my baby. there goes my heart.
I think it's the love child of Roy Orbison and Rachel Maddow.
This day in music On January 21 1999 R&B singer/pianist Charles Brown, 76, dies of congestive heart failure in Oakland, Calif. Brown scored his first hit, "Drifting Blues," in 1946 with Johnny Moore's Three Blazers. 1998 James Brown is released from a hospital where he had been treated for an addiction to painkillers. Brown, 64, had been admitted to a Columbia, S.C., hospital Jan. 15. 1998 Music industry veteran *** Griffey files a $6 million lawsuit against producer/artist Dr. Dre for alleged breach of contract concerning a business deal in 1991 which would have seen Griffey earning a 25% cut of Dre's income. 1997 Music industry legend Col. Tom Parker, the master promoter who guided Elvis Presley to stardom, dies in Las Vegas from complications from a stroke. He is 87. 1997 Irwin Jesse Levin, whose song "Tie a Yellow Ribbon `Round the Old Oak Tree" became an unofficial anthem of the nation during the Iran hostage crisis, dies of kidney failure at the age of 58. 1987 Roy Orbison, Smokey Robinson, Aretha . ...
Roy Orbison performs "Oh, Pretty Woman" as the finale of the Black & White Night Concert. Backed by Bruce Springsteen, Elvis Costello, James Burton, Glen D. .
Today In History, January 18th Sunday January 18, 2015 On Jan. 18, 1969, former Beatles drummer Pete Best won his defamation suit against the Beatles. He had sought $8 million, but was awarded considerably less. In 1973, The Rolling Stones held a benefit concert in Los Angeles for victims of an earthquake in Nicaragua. *** Jagger's wife Bianca had relatives in Nicaragua. The concert raised more than $400,000. Also in 1973, Pink Floyd began recording "Dark Side of the Moon." In 1974, the band Bad Company was formed. In 1987, musician Steve Winwood married Eugenia Grafton. In 1989, The Rolling Stones, The Temptations, Stevie Wonder and the late Otis Redding were among those inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. One of the highlights of the ceremony was a tribute to Roy Orbison, who had died the previous month. In 1991, three people were crushed to death at an AC/DC concert in Salt Lake City. The victims had been pinned by people who rushed the stage. In 1995, Grateful Dead singer Jerry Garcia crash ...
1988 - Roy Orbison performs in Akron, Ohio. It's his l...
MUSIC HISTORY 101 JANUARY 5, 1923 - Born on this day as Samuel Cornelius Phillips in Florence, Alabama: Sun Studios owner/producer SAM PHILLIPS (d. July 30, 2003) Although he first made his mark with electric blues by black artists, he will be most remembered for his "discovery" of Elvis Presley and other rockabilly stars. Phillip's Memphis, Tennessee based Sun records was first label of Presley, but Sun also launched many other careers including Howlin' Wolf, Carl Perkins, Ike Turner, Rufus Thomas, B.B. King, Jerry Lee Lewis, Roy Orbison, and Johnny Cash. Phillips and Elvis Presley opened a new form of music. He said of Presley: "Elvis cut a ballad, which was just excellent. I could tell you, both Elvis and Roy Orbison could tear a ballad to pieces. But I said to myself, 'You can't do that, Sam.' If I had released a ballad I don't think you would have heard of Elvis Presley." Although much has been written about Phillips' goals, he can be seen stating the following: "Everyone knew that I was just a strug ...
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Roy Orbison offered his song - 'Only The Lonely' to both Johnny Cash and to Elvis to record...both t
Wednesday, January 7at 7:30pm Next Week · 31°F / 16°F Clear Show Map South on Main 1304 Main St, Little Rock, Arkansas 72202 Join · Maybe · Decline Invited by Charlotte Taylor Join The Oxford American magazine at South on Main this week for the free Local Live music series, featuring Charlotte Taylor & Gypsy Rain! Call ahead and make a reservation to ensure your seat. Little Rock, Arkansas singer-songwriter Charlotte Taylor has been performing since an early age. Born and raised in Heber Springs, AR., Taylor formed her first band, Project Blue in 1994 after getting hooked on the blues, and went on to record on the famed Memphis label, Hi Records. Her CD entitled “Taylor and Martinez” featuring guitarist George Martinez, was released in 2000, and received many great reviews and airplay on blues formatted radio across the U.S. and Europe, and was the first release on Hi in over 20 years. Produced by Roy Orbison band alum, (drums on “Pretty Woman”) Oliver Warren, Stevie Ray Vaughan producer Dann ...
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I made my own Roy Orbison music video. Just saying I own nothing, the visual content belongs to Eagle Rock Vision, the audio belongs to the owner. I used the...
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This is a old and rejected song written by Roy Orbison in 1985... -...
MEMORY TEST! ( Have a paper and pencil handy to record your answers. Your mind isn't as sharp as it once was ! ) This is NOT a pushover test. It's a Baby Boomer era test! There are 19 questions. Average score is 12. ( who says ? ) This one will be difficult for the younger set. Have fun, but no peeking! When you forward this to your friends/family, Put your score in the subject line and let them know your score. Good luck, , 1. look it’s the Milky A. Way B. Day C. Bar Kid D. Drink E. Ice Cream F. Bar Mum G. Lolly 2. Before he was Muhammed Ali, he was... A. Sugar Ray Robinson. B. Roy Orbison... C. Gene Autry. D. Rudolph Valentino. E. Fabian. F. Mickey Mantle. G. Cassius Clay. 3. Get with the strength bank on …….. A. Me. B. The Wales C The Commonwealth.. D. The National. E. The CBA. F. Us. G. Everyone . 4. Remember one Flick and. A. I am back. B. They're gone. C. Its Ok. D. Their dead. E. I will be back . F. another Flick. G. what Flick. 5. Guess whose Mum’s. A. Is mad B. Bakes Cakes. ...
The Texas Quote of the Day: "Roy Orbison's voice was like the sound of an angel falling backwards through a stained-glass window." - Dwight Yoakum You know, I don't even know exactly what Dwight meant, but I really like this quote (and Dwight) anyway.
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one of the all time great voices - late John Peel's wife used to know summat was wrong when he played Roy Orbison
Just listening to Roy Orbison singing She's a Mystery to Me - absolute classic!
You Got It-. Oh, Pretty Woman-. Dual between my top fav Roy Orbison song.
Elvis Presley & Roy Orbison sound extremely similar, but i've mastered how to differentiate the two. ✨
Today in 1950 Sam Phillips' Sun Studio opened at 706 Union Ave. in Memphis. Cash, Elvis & Roy Orbison recorded there
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I didn't know we had company and I've been poorly singing Roy Orbison songs in the shower ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
BREAKING NEWS: Barbara Orbison, wife of country legend Roy Orbison, passed away today. 23yrs to the day of Roy's death. RIP Barbara
have had Roy Orbison in dreams stuck in my head entire time @ nail salon
And now, a bit of Roy Orbison on the Dukes of Hazzard
Pic 1 - and and Roy Orbison- Adelphi Cinema, Slough - The Beatles' tour with Roy Orbison begins -
Pretty Woman. I don't believe you, you're not the truth. No one could look as good as you ♪. Roy Orbison-Pretty Woman:
In '88 Roy Orbison & Friends, A Black and White Night airs on Cinemax with all-star cast
Crying by Roy Orbison is in Shrewsbury Arms, Chester. Download it now at
I have to reiterate this is not Clark Duke. It is death cab for cutie front man Ben Gibbard or possibly Roy Orbison
As a Nashville session musician, Henry Strzelecki used a Fender Jazz bass on countless recordings. Henry played on hundreds of Billboard Top 10 hits, including 'Oh, Pretty Woman' (No.1 for three weeks on the Billboard Hot 100 pop music singles chart) from Roy Orbison and 'He Stopped Loving Her Today' (No.1 on the Billboard country music singles chart for one week in July 1980) from George Jones.
Cool...the late Roy Orbison is in Robert Kraft's box. Never's Billie Jean King.
Get your Roy Orbison name by imagining what you would say to Chubby Brown if "Little Fluffy Clouds" came on the radio.
I liked a video "OH, Pretty Woman" - Roy Orbison on American Bandstand 1966
SILENT NIGHT performed by The Class of '55- Roy Orbison, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, & Carl Perkins- in 1977 on...
John C. Reilly as Dewey Cox in the style of Roy Orbison just before Dewey gets hooked on "Reefer". Flawless.
The highlight of my day was selling some Roy Orbison & Emmylou Harris to Jonathan Jackson (Avery) from 😁
Elvis, Freddie Mercury, John Lennon, Buddy Holly and Roy Orbison . ...come on guys.let's make some X-mas 8-)
my mum & dad saw Roy Orbison at the Talk of the Midlands. Jim Bowen as a support act.
does for the Four Seasons what David Lynch's BLUE VELVET did for Roy Orbison. Comedy for a cold rainy morning xoxo
Now on the Johnny Cash & Family - [1977] Christmas Show with Roy Clark, Roy Orbison, Jerry Lee Louis
VIC'S PICK: Chris Isaak featuring Kenney Dale Johnson on drums & Rafael Padilla on percussion Tonight - Sunday, December 14th @ The House of Blues @ 7:30pm Singer, songwriter, actor, and all around good guy, Chris Isaak, returns to Chicago. According to Issak, his latest release, "Beyond the Sun," is the album he's always wanted to make. It represents Isaak's tribute to the glory days of Memphis’ Sun Studio during the mid-’50s and to founder Sam Phillips and the visionary artists who got their starts there like Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Roy Orbison, Carl Perkins and Jerry Lee Lewis. For 30 years, Kenney Dale Johnson has been the drummer for Chris Isaak, providing a steady beat, great background vocals, and comic relief night after night. An incredibly talented musician, Kenney is undoubtably an integral part of Chsis Isaak's success. World-class percussionist Rafael Padilla is one of today's most in-demand musicians in the main stream American music industry as well as the Latin scene. His credits i ...
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Writing Christmas cards with the family, listening to the Walker Brothers, Roy Orbison and the Shirelles.
Roy Orbison - "Blue Bayou" - Lyrics on screen and in description. A slideshow featuring the beautiful photography of Brian Wright with lyrics to Roy Orbison'...
Have a great time at Beyond the Sea . With a Karen Carpenter tribute, songs from Johnny Cash and Roy Orbison, one...
Two, new tribute tunes: Magic Numbers on Roy Orbison: and Sinead O'Connor on James Brown:
3 very different but amazing voices on show here in this pic, Roy Orbison, John Fogerty & Johnny Cash, performing...
84 Fantastic tracks from the greatest time of your life - 3 cds featuring Roy Orbison, Billy Fury, Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, The Everly Brothers, Helen Shapiro & more
Music video by Roy Orbison performing She's a Mystery to Me. (C) 2013 Roys Boys LLC
Just back from the show, 140 mile round trip in rotten weather. As a life long fan of the voice of Roy Orbison I have to admit I was sceptical, but, as I had the pleasure of telling you, it was worth it. You have an amazing voice, treasure it and continue to share the gift. Thank you.
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Roy Orbison singing for the lonely. Hey, that's me, and I want you only. Don't turn me home again. I just can't face myself a…
Deduct the Alamo! In 1836, Mexican General Santa Anna and 1,500 troops laid seige against 182 Texans garrisoned at the Alamo, a Spanish mission designed to resist attack from native tribes. Thirteen days later, the Mexicans stormed the walls and killed every last man inside, including Commander William Travis and frontiersmen Davey Crockett and Jim Bowie. Santa Anna's cruelty inspired Texans to join their army to seek revenge, crying "Remember the Alamo!" on their way to crushing the Mexicans at the Battle of San Jacinto. Remembering the Alamo has become a central part of Texas history. So, which Texas musician just offered a tax-planning lesson by donating his collection of Alamo artifacts to the Texas Land Office? Was it rock 'n' roll pioneer Roy Orbison, hailing from lonely Vernon near the Oklahoma border? Perhaps it was country legend Willie Nelson, born an hour south of Fort Worth? Wait, wait . . . was it Tejano accordionist Leonardo "Flaco" Jiménez from San Antonio? No, no, and no. The answer, of c ...
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Listening to Mean Woman Blues by Roy Orbison - Sent from PlayerPro
Roy Orbison Ooby Dooby: via remember my uncles as they danced to the beat of the music, I love it
Only The Lonely - Roy Orbison Love the video of Dwight singing it in tribute to Roy.
It's hard to believe, but Black Friday Record Store Day is only a week away! Check here for a list of participating stores where you can pick up our limited edition color vinyl releases from Roy Orbison and Billie Holiday.
ROY ORBISON - IN DREAMS - LIVE 1988 (HQ-856X480) A candy colored clown they call the sandman Tiptoes to my room every night Just to sprinkle star dust and to...
This was another shot for Michael Kelly's fictitious character Ulrich Haarburst and his 'Wrapping Roy Orbison in Clingfilm" project.
The Garden Room - Roy Orbison live in concert 1988 DVD with Bruce Springsteen and James Burton,A Bla
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I really wanna sing like Roy Orbison, but I GUESS I'll settle for Chris Isaak 😒
it is my dream with him.. Roy Orbison - California Blue.
voting from Ciderland is as follows: Jimmy Ruffin, Scott Walker, Roy Orbison, Mary Wells, The Who
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I don't care if I'm a girl, I want to sing like Roy Orbison.
There are just SO many to choose from... "You Got It" by Roy Orbison. :)
Now playing: Only The Lonely by Roy Orbison on & via TuneIn app
My mamma told me to not get a tattoo of Roy Orbison ... What mamma don't know , can't hurt her, it still makes me laugh
I'm listening to All I Have To Do Is Dream by Roy Orbison on
In dreams I walk with you. In dreams I talk to you. In dreams you're mine all the time. We're together in dreams, in dreams~Roy Orbison
Note to self: start most of your days with the sounds of Roy Orbison.
Then "Crying" by Roy Orbison came on. He was taken back to a place that thought and memory regularly conspired to keep him from...
Roy Orbison- I drove all night, crept into your room, woke you from your sleep to make love to you. is that alright? No Roy, it's not
Each Monday for the next couple weeks, I'm going to list albums that were hugely influential for me growing up, both musically and artistically, but also in my life in general. I'll start with the ones that influenced me when I was youngest, and work upwards from there. So here are some from when I was between 0 and 7 years old: Raffi - Baby Beluga Sesame Street - "The Best of Sesame Street" Nirvana - "Nevermind" Roy Orbison - "Mystery Girl" Les Miserables - "The London Recordings" Jimi Hendrix - "Band of Gypsys" Johnny Cash - "At Folsom Prison" Dinah Washington - "Unforgettable" Sade - "Love Deluxe" Whitney Houston - "Whitney Houston" Anyone heard any of these? What influenced you as a toddler?
Roy Orbison - You Got It - remastered from the album Mystery Girl 2-7-89 Jeff Lynne & Tom Petty on this song. Hit
that's because he teamed up with the underrated Jeff Lynne, plus Roy Orbison...Tom Petty's not too bad!
Roy Orbison, Steve Earle, Dolly Parton, Willie Nelson, Johnny Cash. It doesn't get any better than this.
I want Michael and Emma to Tango to Oh, Pretty Woman by Roy Orbison!
that looks like...from left to right. Roy Orbison, George Harrison, Tom Petty, Jeff Lynn and Bob Dylan
Next it's Van Halen doing Roy Orbison's Oh Pretty Woman & I'll tell u who that song is about
George : "I just loved playing with the Traveling Wilburys. It was such fun doing that. Oddly enough, with a band that included, besides myself, Bob Dylan, Jeff Lynne, Roy Orbison, Tom Petty and jim Keltner on drums, I felt less pressure than I had on many smaller projects, because none of us had to worry about the solo performance thing 50 much. There was 50 much input from everybody, and we were all relieved to be in a band of equals where no one had to worry about doing all the lead vocals or all the writing. I think a lot of people who liked the first album didn't get the second one, Traveling Wilburys Vol. 3. Unfortunately, it came out just when the gulfwar was starting and the economy was going down. I remember we were going down to choose outfits for our first video and we heard that they'd just bombed Baghdad. But a song like 'New Blue Moon' [from Vol. 3] has that slap-back echo and the feel of all those great Fifties records I loved. It stands up to modem technology, yet has the brightness and fe ...
This Day In Music: October 8th 1964, Roy Orbison was at No.1 on the UK singles chart with 'Oh Pretty Woman', his third UK No.1. The title was inspired by Orbison's wife Claudette interrupting a conversation to announce she was going out; when Orbison asked if she was okay for cash, his co-writer Bill Dees interjected "A Pretty Woman never needs any money." 1964, Working at Abbey Road studios in London, The Beatles recorded their next single ‘She's a Woman’ in seven takes plus overdubs, recording the song from start to finish in five hours. 1965, During a UK The Rolling Stones appeared at The ABC, Stockton on Tees. Also on the bill, Spencer Davis Group, Unit Four + 2, The Checkmates, The End, and Charles Dickens and The Habits. 1965, The Florescents supported by The Castiles, which featured a young singer called Bruce Springsteen appeared at the I.B. Club in Howell, New Jersey. This was The Castiles first publicly advertised nightclub appearance. Admission was $1.00. 1966, Cream drummer Ginger Baker co ...
Desert Island disc 8 In Dreams - Roy Orbison. The most prefect pop song. Dean Stockwell miming to the song in Blue Velvet is a truly one of the greatest menacing magic movie moment ever.
September 30th 1998: ZZ Top bassist Dusty Hill, Cheap Trick guitarist Rick Nielsen, Guns N’ Roses guitarist Slash, Ramones singer Joey Ramone, Megadeth singer & guitarist Dave Mustaine, Joe Walsh & Matthew Sweet made cameo appearances on The Drew Carey Show. 1993: George Harrison and David Crosby made guest appearances on the season premiere of The Simpsons’ fifth season, which featured Homer Simpson in a barbershop quartet that made several references to The Beatles throughout the episode. 1989: Neil Young was the musical guest on the fifteenth season premiere of Saturday Night Live. Young performed “Rockin’ in the Free World”, “The Needle and the Damage Done” and “No More”. 1988: Van Halen kicked off the second leg of their tour in support on OU812 at the Rupp Arena in Lexington, KY. 1987: At the Coconut Grove in Los Angeles, Roy Orbison filmed a television special A Black and White Night and was joined by special guests such as Bruce Springsteen, Jackson Browne, Elvis Costello, Tom Wa ...
Today, 9/26/14, I worked through Stephen Stills, Jefferson Airplane (time I'll never get back), George Michael (you may need a shower alert), Christopher Cross and Elton John (love his music!) And today's birthday kids, among others, are; 1941: Joe Bauer (The Youngbloods); 1948: Olivia Newton-John; my first, "like that will ever happen" crush; Stuart Tosh (Alan Parsons Project); three songs hit number one today; 1953: The Ames Brothers, You You You; Connie Francis, My Heart Has A Mind Of Its Own; and 1964: Roy Orbison, Oh, Pretty Woman; Enjoy!
This week's " YOUR OPINION " . Of all the solo male singers in our generation , who ( 6 ) had the BEST voices !!! Please no Barry Gibb or Tiny Tim or even Dylan ! Don't forget Charlie Rich ( GREAT ) . Elvis .Roy Orbison .Gene Pitney .! Remember who you listened to as a kid and thought they had great voices ( Al Martino)! Hate to say it but all the " goodie two shoes " loved Andy Williams ! I thought Dean Martin was the best . Always had a drink in his hand .! Just sayin ' .THE BEST VOICES ONLY !
Slept through alarms 1, 2 and 3 and was almost late for work. Now Roy Orbison's "Pretty Woman" is haunting me. Happy Friday!
I bet when he walked in a club or roy orbison's neck wattle?
1 hours sleep. 10 hour shift. Next time, storm, you decide to go all Roy Orbison on me & wake me from my sleep it'll end badly for you...
Even Roy Orbison couldn't put it better
Anything you want, you got it, anything you need, you got it, anything at all, you got it baby (8 -Roy Orbison-
How the psychopath who already hung up in front of pot or roy orbison's neck wattle?
Roy Orbison - "Dream Lover" comes on pandora. my wife starts clapping and says "THIS IS MY JAM" . Really? Really?
Chilling out in bed in my Roy Orbison tshirt.
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What happened to the "Pretty Woman" in Roy Orbison's biggest hit? Find out now CU on CBS FM overnight all wknd B BIG hit
"Blue Angel" from Black and White Night: - Roy Orbison - I tried Karaoke, didn't have a note lol ^_^ via
Crying by Roy Orbison And KD Lang is in Shrewsbury Arms (131-8729), Chester. Download it now at
I'll flatten him! Orbison's ghost has opened fire on Aquaman.
My dad & friends saw the house next door was Roy Orbison's & I think Johnny's was supposed to be Elvis' & it didn't work.
Wifey had corrective laser eye surgery today & is wearing massive dark protective sunglasses. I've taken to calling her Roy Orbison lol
Puttin dez up so when we cover em at the y'all don't look so *** confused 💖🌈👅
"I Drove All Night" is a song written and composed by Billy Steinberg and Tom Kelly and made famous by Cyndi Lauper. The song was originally intended for Roy Orbison, who recorded it in 1987, but his rendition was not released until
Hat's off to Jeff Lynne in Hyde Park - the addition of the BBC orchestra means that he has got it nailed. Is he the closest Britain got to our own Brian Wilson? Mind you still time to Blow it - any hint of Xanadu and its time for the off button. How could the man who penned 10538 Overture come up with Xanadu! Good to hear some Wilbury's in tribute to Roy Orbison and George Harrison
Ukulele Jam Club meeting this Wed at 6:00pm.We play artists like Billy Joel,Roy Orbison,Jose Feliciano to name a few.
however I did like Jason Priestly in Roy Orbison's video for I drove all night
it was Nd it was divine. Massey Hall was made for Chris' voice. Roy Orbison smiled down tonight very happily.
View an all star tribute to Elvis Presley. 'We Remember The King', Johnny Cash singing lead vocal and backed by Roy Orbison, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins. (Not a bad group hey!! From the 1986 reunion 'Class Of '55'. The 'Class Of '55' was a CD release in 1986, however it was also filmed by *** Clark and broadcast on US TV in 1989, the album billed as a 'Rock 'N' Roll Homecoming' also remembered Elvis in other songs, but stands in its own right as a classic album full of solid performances. (Here we have added rare video of Elvis when he was touring with Perkins, Cash, and Buddy Holly.)
If you missed Miley's performance of "It's Over" by Roy Orbison on the Chelsea Lately finale here it is:
I've never written a Yelp review because of a restaurant's amazing music, but I'm about to. Elvis, Tom Jones and Roy Orbison?!
I'm watching Bobby Rydell, Beach Boys, Roy Orbison and earning great rewards from
So obviously you can't touch Roy Orbison, and I have my reservations about Norah Jones, and my sadness for what Zooey Deschanel has done to M Ward but this is a really solid cover of a really perfect song. Savin nickles, savin dimes
Sing Roy Orbison to me I'll love you forever 😍💕
Last night was an embarrassment of musical riches on TV. Stumbled on to one of those PBS shows, but very different from any of the others. This one had no live performances, just clips from long ago. Things I had never seen. Where did they get them?? Gene Vincent, Buddy Holly, Bo Diddley. Two songs from the Platters. How wonderful that was, to see all the real Platters. The memories of the Platters and others of their ilk have been so diminished by all the phony groups pretending to be them - to see the REAL Platters performing so elegantly, with Tony Williams' voice soaring over everything - yes, now I remember why they were great. That is needed once in awhile. Lloyd Price doing Personality. Don't know where it was from - was lip synced for sure, but there was a band and all the feel of a live performance. Lloyd Price, YUM! Also a clip of Roy Orbison I'd never seen before - Pretty Woman with a bunch of ladies, and then he did Crying. Still amazes me he could sing like that and not open his ...
A young Jennifer Connoly in Roy Orbison's I drove all night
My mother told me NOT to get a tattoo of Roy Orbison.
Wiley Ray & the Big "O" Band, Tribute to Roy Orbison. The Drummer is the one that stole the show, he was crazy with the faces he made as he played & beat the heck out of those drums. Very entertaining.
Just had the most fabulous time at Riverfest with the awesome Ultimate Legends Band.With Buddy Holly, Johnny Cash, Roy Orbison, and Neil Diamond.Absolutely fantastic! Got to see so many friends that we have been blessed with. A special Thank you to my son Mike and his wife Laurie for the special gift they surprised us with.They really take good care of us when we are with them. Our whole family is a precious gift to us! Love you all.
Black Sabbath, Roy Orbison, and Led Zeppelin all in a row at work. Don't ever change the station...
Listening to Roy Orbison's greatest hits and trying not to cry. He's just so beautiful and sad.
Roy Orbison singing for the lonely..
*stares off into space as "In Dreams" by Roy Orbison begins playing in my head*
I think Running Scared by Roy Orbison might be my favourite song of all time.
djcallirose is playing Roy Orbison - Only The Lonely
Neil Young comes to mind but also Roy Orbison
Things you didn't know: American singer, songwriter Roy Orbison endured a great deal of tragedy in his life. His...
Love hurts, love scars, love wounds, and mars. -Roy Orbison
I smile and pray like dreamers do. Then I fall asleep to dream my dreams of you.… ♫ In Dreams by Roy Orbison —
(ctd)...with Roy Orbison. We did alot of writing then." Paul McCartney on "All My Loving" (1988)
Roy Orbison starting my drive home off right.
This film was shot in its entirety at the Cocoanut Grove nightclub in Los Angeles -
I may be a living legend, but that sure don't help when I've got to change a flat tire - Roy Orbison
Everyone's talking: Roy Orbison's phantom has been warned by his doctor not to ingest foods containing Tories.
While confessing: Until I was in my 30s, I thought that Roy Orbison song "Only the Lonely" was "Holy Baloney." Ears not ex…
Aww Arlene & vampire Keith! Slow dancing to Roy Orbison? This might be THE most romantic moment ever on this show
Where did your old favourite Roy ORBison come?
YOU GOT IT by ROY ORBISON is on Blunt Radio - Listen on
This song was in my head for 3 straight days. ♫ You Tell Me - Demo Recording – Roy Orbison
I hope Roy Orbison is playing when the world ends.
TV commentator just described Roy Orbison as unbelievable. His music's been around 50 years. About time you believed it!
Roy Orbison - only the lonely(he wore sunglasses his whole career cuz he was albino..
Ha! No, I hadn't seen that before, it's strange to me to see Roy Orbison & Carl Perkins alive. All of them were icons though!
2am. Just watching Roy Orbison, Gerry Rafferty, Nick Lowe and Dave Edmunds on Youtube. Not in some supergroup, all separate...
On this day in 1964, Roy Orbison recorded "Oh, Pretty Woman" at Fred Foster Sound Studio in
Chris Isaak reminds me of Roy Orbison. I guess it's rock-a-billy sound?
Today Is Music History July 25th: On this Day 1960, Roy Orbison reached No.2 on the US singles chart with ‘Only the Lonely,’ his first hit. The song was turned down by The Everly Brothers and Elvis Presley, so Orbison decided to record the song himself. More on Roy Orbison 1962, The Beatles played at the Cavern Club in Liverpool at lunchtime; at night they performed again at the Cavern Club, and then they appeared at the Cabaret Club, Liverpool. The Cabaret Club booking was Brian Epstein's attempt to get The Beatles into the cabaret circuit, but it is a miserable failure with no response from the audience. 1963, Cilla Black made a recording test for EMI Records after George Martin had spotted her while at a Gerry And The Pacemakers gig in Liverpool. 1964, The Beatles third album 'A Hard Day's Night' started a twenty-one week run at the top of the UK charts. This was the first Beatles album to be recorded entirely on four-track tape, allowing for good stereo mixes. 1965, Dressed in Carnaby Street threa ...
Wait, what? Roy Orbison and Glenn Danzig wrote. Song together? How am I only now learning of this?
Forgot: CSNY, Everly Brothers, Radiohead, Pearl Jam, Roy Orbison, there's just too much great music!
Roy Orbison tops the Ottawa charts in this edition of Gord Atkinson's Platter Poll, published in the Citizen for...
"(Dylan) never would have said that if he'd listened to Roy Orbison more." -- Dave Marsh (forgot they were Wilburys)
I've grown up listening to the Beatles, Elvis, Roy Orbison, Dave Clark 5, Dusty, to name a few all thks to my folks!
With Bob Dylan, Tom Petty, George Harrison and Roy Orbison. Helps to read all of the question lol
SOUTHTOWN 101: Mitch Webb and Claude Black Morgan playing a nice abbreviated, acoustic set this early evening to an appreciative audience. Mitch Webb, did a great job and, played an awesome cover of Elvis Costello's 'What's So Funny about Peace, Love and Understanding'. Mr. Claude, veteran of the local and regional music scene, played some great lead and slide guitar. Claude like wise sang a great rendition of Roy Orbison's "Crying [over you]".
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