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Joe Ely's Tornado Jam 3 #2

This week on the Music Crossroads of Texas, we continue our travel back in time to May of 1982 with music from artists who performed on Joe Ely’s third annual Tornado Jam. This week’s show is the second of two highlighting the concert. You will hear music from Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, Joe Ely, and more. I hope you will join me, Curtis Peoples, for another hour of music.


  1. Saddle Tramp - Jay Boy Adams
  2. Legend of Jack Diamond - Jay Boy Adams
  3. Nine Hard Years - Jay Boy Adams
  4. Stranger in a Strange Land - Leon Russell & New Grass Revival
  5. More Love Song - Leon Russell & New Grass Revival
  6. Jambalaya (On the Bayou) - Leon Russel & New Grass Revival
  7. Victim of Circumstance - Joan Jett & the Blackhearts
  8. Crimson and Clover - Joan Jett & the Blackhearts
  9. I Love Rock 'N Roll - Joan Jett & the Blackhearts
  10. Musta Notta Gotta Lotta - Joe Ely
  11. Good Rockin' Tonight - Joe Ely
  12. Different Drum - Linda Ronstadt
  13. Blue Bayou - Linda Ronstadt
  14. It's So Easy - Linda Ronstadt
  15. Treat Me Like a Saturday Night - Joe Ely
  16. Not Fade Away - Joe Ely
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.