Look up artist Friedman, Kinky


Name: Friedman, Kinky
Born: 1944

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Songs written or composed


Title: They Ain't Makin Jews Like Jesus Anymore
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Genre: Novelty/Country Rock/Satire
Subject: Bigotry/Racism/Violence/Surprise/Jews/Jesus/Stereotype
Origin: Ephemera 797

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On album: K-098(b)
Track ID: 33896
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Lebedeff, Aaron -- לעבעדאָװ, אהרן
First line: Well a redneck nerd in a bowling shirt was guzzlin' Lone Star Beer
Track comment: Solo
Language: English
Style: Live Concert

On album: K-098(a)
Track ID: 33874
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Shelby, Jeff "Jewford"
Artist: Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Artist: Culpepper,Thomas "Wichita"
Artist: Adam, Skycab
Artist: Boles, "BB" Buster (Major)
First line: Well, a redneck nerd in a bowling shirt was a guzzlin lone star beer
Language: English

On album: N-031(a)
Track ID: 33811
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Texas Jewboys
First line: Well, a red-necked nerd in a bowling shirt was a guzzling a Lone Star beer,
Language: English
Style: Country Western
Length: 3:22

Title: Rapid City, South Dakota
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Genre: Country
Subject: Hitchiking/Leaving Home, Lover, Family/Small Town Life

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On album: K-098(a)
Track ID: 33864
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Shelby, Jeff "Jewford"
Artist: Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Artist: Culpepper,Thomas "Wichita"
Artist: Adam, Skycab
Artist: Boles, "BB" Buster (Major)
First line: Just a ragged kid in overalls, he thumbed a ride one day
Language: English

Title: Homo Erectus
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Author: Finley, Danny
Author: Red, Panama (Prob. Pseudonym)
Genre: Country
Subject: Humor/Wordplay/College/Student-Professor Love
Additional song notes: Melody similar to a college "fight" song

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On album: K-098(b)
Track ID: 33891
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Texas Jewboys
Artist: Shelby, Jeff "Jewford"
First line: Left barber college, searching for knowledge
Language: English
Style: Live Concert

On album: K-098(a)
Track ID: 33865
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Shelby, Jeff "Jewford"
Artist: Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Artist: Culpepper,Thomas "Wichita"
Artist: Adam, Skycab
Artist: Boles, "BB" Buster (Major)
First line: I left barber college searchin' for knowledge
Language: English

Title: Highway Café
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Genre: Country
Subject: Humor/Waitress/Heartbreak/Truckers/Corned Beef

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Recording:


On album: K-098(a)
Track ID: 33868
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Shelby, Jeff "Jewford"
Artist: Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Artist: Culpepper,Thomas "Wichita"
Artist: Adam, Skycab
Artist: Boles, "BB" Buster (Major)
First line: She was only a waitress in a highway café
Language: English

Title: Wild Man From Borneo
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Genre: Folk Rock
Subject: Wild man/Circus Sideshow/Love/Tattooed Lady

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Title: Carryin' The Torch
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Genre: Country
Subject: Humor/Fidelity/Wanderlust/Statue of Liberty

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On album: K-098(a)
Track ID: 33869
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Shelby, Jeff "Jewford"
Artist: Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Artist: Culpepper,Thomas "Wichita"
Artist: Adam, Skycab
Artist: Boles, "BB" Buster (Major)
First line: Did I hear you sayyou wished that you could leave her?
Language: English

Title: Rock N' Across The USA
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Author: Red, Panama (Prob. Pseudonym)
Genre: Rock
Subject: Historical Humor/Golden Rule/Pilate/Indian Chiefs/Progress

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On album: K-098(b)
Track ID: 33894
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Texas Jewboys
First line: Jesus said to Pilate, remember the Golden Rule
Language: English
Style: Studio

On album: K-098(a)
Track ID: 33870
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Shelby, Jeff "Jewford"
Artist: Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Artist: Culpepper,Thomas "Wichita"
Artist: Adam, Skycab
Artist: Boles, "BB" Buster (Major)
First line: Jesus said to Pilate, remember thhe Golden Rule: Love they neighbor, don't you
Language: English

Title: Mama Baby Mama
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Author: Friedman, Roger
Author: Red, Panama (Prob. Pseudonym)
Genre: Rock
Subject: Lovemaking/Pajamas

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On album: K-098(a)
Track ID: 33872
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Shelby, Jeff "Jewford"
Artist: Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Artist: Culpepper,Thomas "Wichita"
Artist: Adam, Skycab
Artist: Boles, "BB" Buster (Major)
First line: Mama, baby, mama, let me jump in your pajamas, hey!
Language: English

Title: Asshole From El Paso
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Author: Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Author: Chavin, Chinga (Prob. Pseudonym).
Genre: Country
Subject: Satire/El Paso/Status Quo/Prejudice/Virgins/Mexicans/Morals
Origin: Ephemera 1103
Additional song notes: Sometimes listed as "Arsehole."

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On album: K-098(b)
Track ID: 33887
Artist: Texas Jewboys
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
First line: We don't have no love-ins in El Paso
Language: English
Style: Live Concet

On album: K-098(a)
Track ID: 33873
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Shelby, Jeff "Jewford"
Artist: Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Artist: Culpepper,Thomas "Wichita"
Artist: Adam, Skycab
Artist: Boles, "BB" Buster (Major)
First line: We don't have no lovin's in El Paso
Language: English

Title: Ride 'Em Jewboy
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Genre: Country
Subject: Jews/Holocaust/Diaspora/Identity/Memory

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On album: K-098(b)
Track ID: 33892
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Texas Jewboys
First line: Ride, ride 'em Jewboy, right 'em all aound the old corral
Language: Language

On album: K-098(a)
Track ID: 33875
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Shelby, Jeff "Jewford"
Artist: Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Artist: Culpepper,Thomas "Wichita"
Artist: Adam, Skycab
Artist: Boles, "BB" Buster (Major)
First line: Ooh(10x). Ride, ride 'em Jewboy
Language: English

Title: Sold American
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Genre: Country
Subject: Has-been/Cowboy Singer/American Dream/Loss/Poverty/Pawn Shop

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On album: K-098(b)
Track ID: 33882
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Texas Jewboys
First line: Faded jaded falling cowboy star
Language: English
Style: Live Concert

Title: Before All Hell Breaks Loose
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Genre: Country/Dixieland
Subject: Humor/Judgement Day/Armaggedon

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On album: K-098(b)
Track ID: 33883
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Texas Jewboys
First line: Time to resign from the human race
Language: English
Style: Studio

Title: The Ballad Of Charles Whitman
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Genre: Country
Subject: Satire/Shooting Rampage/Tower/Historical

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On album: K-098(b)
Track ID: 33884
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Texas Jewboys
First line: He was sitting up there for more than an hour
Track comment: In the style of Johnny Cash
Language: English
Style: Studio

Title: Waitret, Please, Waitret
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Author: Boles, "BB" Buster (Major)
Author: West, Roscoe
Genre: Country/Americana/Pop
Subject: Humor/Sexual Innuendo/Accent/Speech defect

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On album: K-098(b)
Track ID: 33885
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Texas Jewboys
First line: Well, I pulled into Dallat on a cold December day
Language: English
Style: Studio

Title: Get Your Biscuits In The Oven And Your
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Composer: Friedman, Kinky
Genre: Country
Subject: Humor/Women's Liberation/Male Chauvinism

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On album: K-098(b)
Track ID: 33886
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Texas Jewboys
Artist: Culpepper,Thomas "Wichita"
Artist: Shelby, Jeff "Jewford"
First line: You uppity women I don't understand…
Language: English
Style: Live concert

Title: People Who Read People Magazine
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Genre: Folk/Country
Subject: Common folk/Fallen Dreams

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On album: K-098(b)
Track ID: 33888
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Texas Jewboys
First line: Wel, I'm here to say I got turned away from Studio 54
Language: English
Style: Studio

Title: Somethin's Wrong With The Beaver
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Genre: Rock
Subject: Death/50's Culture/Beaver Cleaver(?)

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On album: K-098(b)
Track ID: 33889
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Texas Jewboys
First line: She climbed the stairs that mornin'
Language: English
Style: Studio

Title: We ReserveThe Right To Refuse Service
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Author: Goldberg, Rick
Author: Maizel, J.
Genre: Country
Subject: Satire/Discrimination/Anti-Semitism/Classism/Pacifism/Heaven

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On album: K-098(b)
Track ID: 33890
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Texas Jewboys
First line: While traveling through the Lone Star State
First line (English):W
Language: English
Style: Live Concert

Title: The Take-It-Easy Trailer Park
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Author: Parks, Van Dyke
Genre: Country
Subject: Retirement/Vegetating/Pop Culture

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On album: K-098(b)
Track ID: 33893
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Texas Jewboys
First line: An L.A. Coke-dealer, a Georgia faith-healer
First line (English):A
Language: English

Title: Old Ben Lucas
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Genre: Children /Country/Gross
Subject: Humor/Mucus / Nose/Booger

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On album: K-098(b)
Track ID: 33895
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Texas Jewboys
First line: Ol Ben Lucas had a lot of mucus
Track comment: Kids song with children's voices on track.
Language: English
Style: Studio

Title: Asshole From El Paso (Video)
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Author: Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Author: Chavin, Chinga (Prob. Pseudonym).
Genre: Country
Subject: Satire/El Paso/Status Quo/Prejudice/Virgins/Mexicans/Morals
Additional song notes: Sometimes listed as "Arsehole."

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On album: VO120
Track ID: 35225
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Texas Jewboys
Artist: Shelby, Jeff "Jewford"
Artist: Sloman, Larry ("Washington Ratso")
First line: We don't have no lovin's in El Paso, we don't go to porno picture shows
Language: English
Style: Concert/Country

On album: V0120 (Kinky Friedman/Proud To Be An A**Hole From El Paso (Video))
Track ID: 35236
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Shelby, Jeff ("Jewford")
Artist: Texas Jewboys
Artist: Sloman, Larry ("Washington Ratso")
Artist: Culpepper, Thomas William ("Wichita")
Artist: Boles, Buster ("BB")
Artist: Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Artist: Skycab Adam
First line: We don't have no love ins in el paso, we dont go to porno picture shows
Language: English
Style: Country/Pop

Title: They Ain't Makin Jews Like Jesus Anymore (Vid
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Genre: Novelty/Country Rock/Satire
Subject: Bigotry/Racism/Violence/Surprise/Jews/Jesus/Stereotype
Origin: Ephemera 797

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On album: V0120 (Kinky Friedman/Proud To Be An A**Hole From El Paso (Video))
Track ID: 35235
Artist: Boles, Buster ("BB")
Artist: Culpepper, Thomas William ("Wichita")
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Artist: Shelby, Jeff ("Jewford")
Artist: Skycab Adam
First line: Well, a red neck nerd in a bowling shirt guzzling a Lone Star beer...
Language: English
Style: Country/Pop

Title: Get Your Biscuits in the Oven...(Video)
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Composer: Friedman, Kinky
Genre: Country
Subject: Humor/Women's Liberation/Male Chauvinism

Recording:


On album: V0120 (Kinky Friedman/Proud To Be An A**Hole From El Paso (Video))
Track ID: 35228
Artist: Shelby, Jeff ("Jewford")
Artist: Culpepper, Thomas William ("Wichita")
Artist: Texas Jewboys
Artist: Boles, Buster ("BB")
Artist: Sloman, Larry ("Washington Ratso")
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Moll, Richard
Artist: Buzzi, Ruth
First line: You uppity women I don't understand, why you gotta go try act like a man,
Language: English
Style: Country

Title: Marilyn and Joe (Video)
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Author: Rucker, Shawn
Genre: Country/Folk/Pop
Subject: Marilyn Monroe/ Joe Dimaggio/ Memory/Love/Dancing/Place

Recording:


On album: V0120 (Kinky Friedman/Proud To Be An A**Hole From El Paso (Video))
Track ID: 35229
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Nelson, Willie
First line: There is a place where you can go, where Marily is still dancing with Joe,
Language: English
Style: Country/Folk/Pop

Title: Twirl (Video)
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Genre: Country/Pop/Folk/Americana
Subject: Cheer Leaders/Aging/Loss/Mother/Distance/Daughter/Dream

Recording:


On album: V0120 (Kinky Friedman/Proud To Be An A**Hole From El Paso (Video))
Track ID: 35230
Artist: Boles, Buster ("BB")
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Culpepper, Thomas William ("Wichita")
Artist: Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Artist: Shelby, Jeff ("Jewford")
Artist: Skycab Adam
First line: They say that dreams come true in Indiana, and mame loves you in Abiline,
Language: English
Style: Country/Pop/Folk

Title: Old Ben Lucas (Video)
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Genre: Children/Country/Folk/Gross
Subject: Mucus/Nose/Pick/Booger

Recording:


On album: V0120 (Kinky Friedman/Proud To Be An A**Hole From El Paso (Video))
Track ID: 35231
Artist: Boles, Buster ("BB")
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Culpepper, Thomas William ("Wichita")
Artist: Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Artist: Shelby, Jeff ("Jewford")
Artist: Skycab Adam
First line: Old Ben Lucas had alot of mucus, comin right out of his nose, he'd pick...
Language: English
Style: Country/Pop

Title: Waitret Please Waitret (Video)
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Author: West, Roscoe
Author: Boles, "BB" Buster (Major)
Genre: Country/American/Pop
Subject: Humor/Sexual Innuendo/Accent/Speech defect

Recording:


On album: V0120 (Kinky Friedman/Proud To Be An A**Hole From El Paso (Video))
Track ID: 35232
Artist: Boles, Buster ("BB")
Artist: Culpepper, Thomas William ("Wichita")
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Artist: Shelby, Jeff ("Jewford")
Artist: Skycab Adam
First line: Well, I pulled into Dallat on a cold December day for coffee and donuts...
Language: English
Style: Country/Pop

Title: The Ballad of Charles Whitman (Video)
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Genre: Country/Pop
Subject: Satire/Shooting Rampage/Tower/Historical

Recording:


On album: V0120 (Kinky Friedman/Proud To Be An A**Hole From El Paso (Video))
Track ID: 35233
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Nelson, Willie
First line: He was sitting up there for more than an hour, way up there on the Texas tower,
Language: English
Style: Country/Folk/Pop

Title: Ride 'Em Jewboy (Video)
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Genre: Country
Subject: Jews/Holocaust/Diaspora/Identity/Memory

Title: Before All Hell Breaks Loose (Video)
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Genre: Country/Dixieland
Subject: Humor/Judgement Day/Armaggedon

Other tracks with this artist


Title: Homo Erectus (Video)
Subject: Humor/Wordplay/College/Student-Professor Love
Additional song notes: Melody similar to a college "fight" song
On album: V0120 (Kinky Friedman/Proud To Be An A**Hole From El Paso (Video))
Track ID: 35226
Artist: Boles, Buster ("BB")
Artist: Culpepper, Thomas William ("Wichita")
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Artist: Shelby, Jeff ("Jewford")
Artist: Skycab Adam
First line: Left barber college, searching for knowledge
Language: English
Style: Country/College Fight Song

Title: Sold American (Video)
Genre: Country
Subject: Has-been/Cowboy Singer/American Dream/Loss
On album: V0120 (Kinky Friedman/Proud To Be An A**Hole From El Paso (Video))
Track ID: 35227
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Nelson, Willie
First line: Faded jaded falling cowboy star, pawn shop itchin for your old guitar,
Language: English
Style: Country/Folk

Title: Men's Room L.A. (Video)
Author: Fowler, Buck
Genre: Country/Pop
Subject: Irreverent Humor/Men's Room/Jesus/Toilet Paper
On album: V0120 (Kinky Friedman/Proud To Be An A**Hole From El Paso (Video))
Track ID: 35234
Artist: Boles, Buster ("BB")
Artist: Culpepper, Thomas William ("Wichita")
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Artist: Shelby, Jeff ("Jewford")
Artist: Skycab Adam
First line: I saw a picture yesterday in a men's room near L.A.
Language: English
Style: Folk/Country/Pop

Title: Amelia Earhart's Last Flight
Author: McEnery, "Red River" David
Genre: Country
Subject: Amelia Earhart/Captain Noonan/Americana/Great Beyond

Related information in folder 809:On album: K-098(a)
Track ID: 33863
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Shelby, Jeff "Jewford"
Artist: Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Artist: Culpepper,Thomas "Wichita"
Artist: Adam, Skycab
Artist: Boles, "BB" Buster (Major)
First line: Just a ship out on the ocean, a speck against the sky
Language: English

Title: Men's Room L.A.
Author: Fowler, Buck
Genre: Country
Subject: Irreverent Humor/Men's Room/Jesus/Toilet Paper

Related information in folder 812:On album: K-098(a)
Track ID: 33866
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Shelby, Jeff "Jewford"
Artist: Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Artist: Culpepper,Thomas "Wichita"
Artist: Adam, Skycab
Artist: Boles, "BB" Buster (Major)
First line: I saw a picture yesterday in a men's room near L.A.
Language: English

Title: Miss Nickelodeon
Author: Wise, Jay
Genre: Country
Subject: American Indian/Surreal Poetry/Veiled Commentary

Related information in folder 813:On album: K-098(a)
Track ID: 33867
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Shelby, Jeff "Jewford"
Artist: Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Artist: Culpepper,Thomas "Wichita"
Artist: Adam, Skycab
Artist: Boles, "BB" Buster (Major)
First line: Kinda like an Indian beatin' on his mandolin
Language: English

Title: Lover Please
Author: Swan, Billy
Genre: Rock
Subject: Lover/Abandonment/Train
On album: K-098(a)
Track ID: 33871
Artist: Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Shelby, Jeff "Jewford"
Artist: Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Artist: Culpepper,Thomas "Wichita"
Artist: Adam, Skycab
Artist: Boles, "BB" Buster (Major)
First line: Lover please, please come back, don't that train goin' down the track
Language: English

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