Stompin' Tom Connors, singing Hank Snow's song, "I been Everywhere"
8 г. назад
Haven't seen too many videos with a good quality version of this song, so I thought I'd put together a video with lyrics. Enjoy! Pictures are Copyrighted to their respected owners. Video made by me. [EDIT]: I apologize for a few of the words being wrong in the video, but I tried my best. I hope you all can enjoy it anyways!
7 г. назад
Leroy Van Dyke - The Auctioneer Leroy Frank Van Dyke (born October 4, 1929) is an American country music singer best known for his hits, "The Auctioneer" (1956) and "Walk On By" (1961).Van Dyke was born in Mora, Missouri. He lived in Spencer, Wisconsin but graduated from the University of Missouri majoring in agricultural journalism.He was catapulted into country music fame in 1956 with his composition "Auctioneer", (co-written with Buddy Black) which sold over 2.5 million records. He wrote the song about the life of his cousin, National Auctioneers Association Hall of Famer Ray Sims, also a Missourian. Van Dyke had the lead role of a budding country music performer in the 1967 movie What Am I Bid?, in which Sims played himself as an auctioneer.
5 г. назад
He was known for many classic hits, including "Bud The Spud" "Ben In The Pen" "Margo's Cargo" "Sudbury Saturday Night" "The Hockey Song" "Luke's Guitar" "The Ketchup Song" and many more! Stompin' Tom took the sound of traditional country western music, and he mixed it together with Canadian folk music. Les Claypool, the lead singer of the band "Primus" likes to refer to Stompin' Tom as: "The Johnny Cash of Canada" .. .
3 г. назад
If Stompin' Tom had a prodigy, it was this man, JP Cormier. Here JP talks of his time with Tom and sings Stompin' Tom's Little Wawa. He then sings a song he penned in honour of Tom, House of Plywood. On Feb. 9th, 2016 at Hugh's Room in Toronto, Whiskey Jack and guests celebrated Stompin' Tom's 80th birthday. Joining them on stage with their stories & songs were Gordon Lightfoot, The Rt. Hon. Adrienne Clarkson, Lena Connors, Douglas Cameron & Steve Fruitman. Check out our photo gallery at www.whiskeyjackmusic.com for some highlights. For more information on the show, Whiskey Jack Presents Stories & Songs of Stompin' Tom, call 416-716-3257
9 г. назад
Stompin' Tom Connors, 1990, "Lady K D Lang" & "CA-NA-DA (Cross Canada)"