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Early Rock & Roll | Music Crossroads of Texas

This week on the Music Crossroads of Texas, the show is all early rock and roll. Curtis brings a full hour of early rock and roll songs for you. You will hear music from the Teen Kings, Four Teens, Hal Goodson and the Raiders, and many more.


  1. Be-Bop Ball - Ben Hall
  2. Big Beat Blues - The Big Beats
  3. I Fought the Law - Bobby Fuller Four
  4. Hey Punkin' - Bowman Brothers
  5. Party Doll - Buddy Knox
  6. Rollin' Stone - Crickets
  7. I've Had my Moments - David Box and the Ravens
  8. Teenage Ball - Elroy Dietzel & the Rhythm Bandits
  9. Jitterbuggin' - Five Bops
  10. Spark Plug - Four Teens
  11. Slippin' and Slidin' - Gene Evans Slippin'
  12. Who's Gonna Be the Next One Honey - Hal Goodson & the Raiders
  13. Time & Time Again - Hollyhawks
  14. I Got Shot (Out of the Saddle) - Hysterical Society Boys
  15. Wild Child - Ivan Real
  16. Not this Time - J. Frank Wilson& the Cavaliers
  17. Starlight - Jack Huddle
  18. Somewhere My Lover - Jim Solley & the Lubocs
  19. You Made Me Love You - Jimmy Bowen
  20. Red Cadillac & a Black Moustache - Jimmy Gilmer
  21. Bow Wow Puppy Love - Maggie Lewis
  22. No Minors Allowed - Ramona Locke
  23. I'm Runnin' Late - Rhythm Orchids & the Big Beats
  24. Take Me - The Continentals
  25. It's So Easy - Buddy Holly (feat. Tommy Allsup on guitar)
Curtis Peoples, Ph.D., is the Archivist for the Southwest Music Archive and oversees the Crossroads Recording Studio for the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library at Texas Tech University. He is a musician who has worked in the music business for four decades, numerous recording studios, and has been a production manager for many events. Dr. Peoples teaches regional music history classes and American media studies; his research centers on music and place.