|John Lee Hooker
Hudie Ledbetter ("Leadbelly")
"On the Road Again" and "Going Up the Country"
Quicksilver Messenger Service
"Keep On Truckin'"
New Riders of the Purple Sage
Home, Home On The Road and
The Mamas and Papas
"Oh Lord, won't you buy me a Mercedes Benz,
a weaker heir, but still noteworthy, for
|Crosby Stills Nash
there are select brilliant images: "Seven Bridges Road"; in "Almost Cut My Hair," the thought of which "increases my paranoia/ like looking at my mirror and seeing a police car"; or, later, Stephen Stills with Manassas, recalling a hitchhike in "Do You Remember the Americans," where he is denied a ride and is left out in the snow.
there is a sole page on him included so far, and it is in desperate need of accretion beyond the numerous cross references already contained on this web site
Billy the Mountain and Studebaker Hawk
"Virgil Cane is the name
One More For/From the Road
Marshal Tucker Band
Asleep at the Wheel
"Hot Rod Lincoln" and Hot Licks, Cold Steel & Truckers' Favorites
"Holly came from Miami, FLA
e.g., The Heart of Saturday Night or
who in this web site got mixed reviews for "Take It Easy" but who have nevertheless been dedicated to "The Peaceful, Easy Feeling" on the road.
almost a Gesamtkunstwerk of mellow roadside kitsch:
|The Doobie Brothers
Takin' It to the Streets
Nantucket Sleigh Ride and The Road Goes Ever On
More Miles Per Gallon
|The Nitty Gritty Dirt
"Mr Bojangles," Will the Circle Be Unbroken and, sardonically, Stars and Stripes Forever
|Gram Parsons and
auspicious beginnings with Little Feat
|Iggy & The Stooges
garage band nihilism
On the Road to Nowhere
|Tom Petty & the
"Don't Go Back to Rockville
needless to say, this list is
the background sound of the opening to ths website ...
who "drove the Chevy to the levy
"Can there be a former teenager living who wondered why Ellen Foley and Meat Loaf
were trying to 'get it on' in a car on 'Paradise By The Dashboard Light' anyway?"
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potential contributions are welcome as this web site wishes to be open and encourage