Lyrics from old records

Here, for your amusement and edification, are song lyrics carefully transcribed from recordings.

Lyrics - from 1960s Garage and Psychedelic Records

Lots of California 1960s songs.


Lyrics - from 1950s Rockabilly and Related Records

cars, boys and girls together, crazy talk, good times...


Lyrics - from Hillbilly Records

feuds, assasinations, dancing girls, morphine...


Lyrics - from Blues Records

Memphis Minnie, Elmore James, Blind Boy Fuller + more



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interview with jazz great Don Friedman

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Lyrics from old records

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CRAIG MORRISON
is an ethnomusicologist, teacher, author, and musician
based in Montreal, Quebec, Canada
7 Nights Music Communications, 2006