Before the Flood is a live album by American singer-songwriter Bob Dylan and the Band, released on June 20, 1974, on Asylum Records in the United States and Island Records in the United Kingdom. While in later years earlier live recordings would be released, this was the first live album that Dylan released. It is the 15th album by Dylan and the seventh by the Band, and documents their joint 1974 American tour
Ode to Billie Joe is the debut studio album by American singer-songwriter Bobbie Gentry. In 2008, Australian label Raven Records released the album on CD, paired with 1969’s Touch 'Em with Love
Bottom: Joe Cole as Moore in the A Prayer Before Dawn movie. Did the real Billy Moore get a prison tattoo on his back? Yes, in his book he describes getting a tattoo of a Muay Thai boxer on his back, which took a week to complete. Did actor Joe Cole meet with the real Billy Moore to help make sure his depiction of Moore was accurate? Yes. "I met with Billy many times and we became great friends, so I really got to learn what makes him tick," says Cole, who is known for his work on the TV series Peaky Blinders. I could get into the character and know how he’d react, and that meant we didn’t need to spoon-feed the audience. The movie was shot on location in Thailand at Nakhon Pathom Prison, which was retired as a functioning prison in 2014 after 116 years of housing convicts.
Alan McGee: Joe Foster's eclecticism, energy, instincts and sense of adventure are exactly the qualities lacking in today's music industry. In the late 90s, before I gave up on Creation Records, I wanted to achieve three things: get Primal Scream's XTRMNTR out, fund Malcolm McLaren's bid for mayor of London, and float a 30-foot statue of Joe Foster down the River Thames (with Sony's money). If Sony could pay for a Michael Jackson statue, why not one of Joe Foster? After all, his life is the epitome of London music
Billy Joe Shaver (born August 16, 1939) is a Texas country music singer and songwriter. Shaver's 1973 album Old Five and Dimers Like Me is a classic in the outlaw country genre. YouTube Encyclopedic. Shaver was born in Corsicana, Texas, and raised by his mother, Victory Watson Shaver, his father Virgil having left the family before Billy Joe was born. Until he was 12, he spent a great deal of time with his grandmother in Corsicana, Texas so that his mother could work in Waco
Today Billy Joe MacAllister jumped off the Tallahatchie Bridge" And Papa said to Mama as he passed around the blackeyed peas "Well, Billy Joe never had a lick of sense, pass the biscuits, please" "There's five more acres in the lower forty I've got to plow" And Mama said it was shame about Billy Joe, anyhow Seems like nothin' ever comes