Category Archives: Johnny’s Memoirs

Johnny’s Memoirs – Radio, Jail and the Big D Jamboree

Well it’s time to get back to the cotton field. We moved from Houston down to a place outside of Dallas called Farmersville, TX. Started to pick cotton there again during that season. That’s when I became 18 years old. Continue reading “Johnny’s Memoirs – Radio, Jail and the Big D Jamboree” »

Johnny’s Memoirs – Drifting and Having Fun

And like I say we lived in corpus Christi about a year. We stayed there and we moved to Houston, TX. That’s when a lot of great artists were coming out with music and great records, hit songs, and I began to play steel guitar. Continue reading “Johnny’s Memoirs – Drifting and Having Fun” »