Mojo Nixon and Skid Roper, from their Root Hog or Die album, with
an interesting tune about living under the Big Top!
Well, not really under, more like around and to the sides a bit.
Humorous wordplay with bongos, you heard it here…
This is a great overview of some of the dirty deeds
that everyone’s favorite Barkeep is accused of!
He works down low, thinks the same way.
No despicable act is too depraved.
Sounds like some of my in-laws.
Furious George, where are you?
Kathleen Madigan is one of the funniest people
on the planet, but you knew that!
This is off her “Kathleen Madigan Live” recording.
She raises some good points, we do seem like
we’re living in a fish tank.
That would explain the giant ceramic Deep Sea Diver
and his Treasure Chest sitting in my front yard.
I love her sense of humor, nothing quite like it…
I can sense my father smiling in his grave
upon typing that line!
Pinkard and Bowden were a hot duo on the
country comedy circuit for a while not that
long ago, parodies and original satire are
their claim to fame.
They found their limelight in the 80′s and 90′s
with some solid song writing for other, more
famous country and western, acts as well as
recording and performing a few of their own tunes.
They were somewhat of an anomaly in that their
performances were sometimes profane and adult in
nature, but still held their own with widespread
Richard Bowden was in a band with Don Henley in
the early 70′s and left due to creative differences.
Richard wanted to keep the band “Country” oriented
whereas Don wanted more of a crossover sound to it.
I think you can see where this is going.
This ditty is filled with Dad jokes, and I do mean