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Bobby Keys | Music Crossroads of Texas

This week on the Music Crossroads of Texas, I am playing songs featuring the legendary West Texas saxophonist Bobby Keys. You will hear some Keys solo material and music from John Lennon, the Rolling Stones, Joe Ely, and many more. I hope you join me, Curtis Peoples, for the Music Crossroads of Texas.


  1. Gimme the Key - Bobby Keys
  2. Dirty Old Man - Delaney & Bonnie
  3. What is Life - George Harrison
  4. Slunky - Eric Clapton
  5. The Letter (Live at the Fillmore East 1970) - Joe Cocker
  6. Can't You Hear Me Knocking - The Rolling Stones
  7. Night Owl - Carly Simon
  8. Photograph - Ringo Starr
  9. Whatever Gets You Through the Night - John Lennon
  10. When I Need You - Leo Sayer
  11. Whip It Up - Keith Richards
  12. Letter to L.A. - Joe Ely
  13. Crispy Duck - Bobby Keys
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.