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Favorite Instrumentals

This week on the Music Crossroads of Texas, I have a full hour of some of my favorite West Texas instrumental tracks. You will hear music from Bobby Keys, Soul Patrol, Tortilla Factory, and a new release from Borgbilly, plus more. I hope you will join me, Curtis Peoples, for the Music Crossroads of Texas.


  1. Command Performance - Bobby Keys
  2. Paragon - Al Gomez feat. Billy Townes
  3. Still Breeze - Mesquite-O-Bytes
  4. Life on Titan - Philosophic Wax
  5. Steel Guitar Rag - Bob Wills & His Texas Playboys
  6. Farm Road 40 - The Maines Brothers
  7. West Texas - Doug Smith
  8. Donkey Kick Back - The Emeralds
  9. Peter Pan - Soul Patrol
  10. Get a Rope - Doug Stapp
  11. If Looks Could Kill - Steve Lott Band
  12. War Baby - John X Reed & Jesse Taylor
  13. Caveman - Jesse Taylor
  14. Polyposis - Borbilly
  15. Left Foot - Hayden Pedigo
  16. Moctezuma - Tortilla Factory
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.