Listening

Sharing a new song we discovered or a favorite from our music collection every Friday.

Only in America

Only in America — This Friday’s Song

To kick off the holiday weekend, this Friday's song is, "Only in America", a personal favorite of mine from Kix Brooks and Ronnie Dunn. Hope everyone has a wonderful holiday.
Amarillo by Morning by George Straight

Amarillo by Morning — This Friday’s Song

This Friday's song is "Amarillo by Morning" by George Strait. This week's choice was inspired by my cousin Sue Berry and her husband Scott who are on a cross country trip from Los Angeles to West Palm Beach.
The Kind of Love We Make by Luke Combs

The Kind of Love We Make — This Friday’s Song

This Friday’s song is “The Kind of Love We Make” by Luke Combs. I picked this song for my wife. My priorities have gotten a bit backward lately. While she is always supportive, she deserves much better from me. So, my darling Teresa, here is what I have to say...
Passion by Tonino Baliardo of the Gipsy Kings

Passion — This Friday’s Song

This Friday's song is "Passion" by the Gipsy Kings. The band has been a favorite of mine since I first heard them at a harborside bar in Sydney, Australia in 1992.
More than Enough by Kip Moore

More Than Enough—This Friday’s Song

Sharing another song by Kip Moore for this Friday’s song. This week I picked “More Than Enough." With all that is going on in the world, it is always good to relax and focus on the simple things in life that can bring so much joy. To borrow a bit from the song, "I say the grass is pretty green right here and this glass is past full".
East Bound and Down by Jake Owen

East Bound and Down—This Friday’s Song

This Friday's song is a cover of Jerry Reed's "East Bound and Down" performed by Jake Owen. This 1977 tune from Smokey and the Bandit has always been a favorite of mine.
Bye Mom by Chris Janson

This Friday’s Song — Bye Mom

For all the mothers that I know and, especially, for each of the amazing mothers I have been blessed to have in my life, this Friday's song is "Bye Mom" by Chris Janson. Hope you enjoy it!
Things You Can't Live Without by Chris Janson with Travis Tritt

This Friday’s Song — Things You Can’t Live Without

I am celebrating my birthday this weekend and this rocking country tune not only brought back memories of my younger days in Texas, but says a lot about knowing that the simple things that bring you joy are what you should focus on. I am celebrating my birthday this weekend and this rocking country tune not only brought back memories of my younger days in Texas, but says a lot about knowing that the simple things that bring you joy are what you should focus on.
'Til You Can't by Cody Johnson

‘Til You Can’t — This Friday’s Song

This Friday's song is “ ’Til You Can’t”  by Cody Johnson. It just hit #1 on the country radio charts last week. It's an up-tempo traditional country piece with a strong emotional theme.