Look up artist Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"


Name: Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"

Songs written or composed


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/Ephemera 1491
Additional song notes: Sometimes listed as "Arsehole."

Related information in folder 819:
Related information in folder 1103:

Recordings:


On album: K-098(b) (The Best of Kinky Friedman)
Track ID: 33887
Vocals Friedman, Kinky
Back-up Vocals and Instrumentals Texas Jewboys
First line: We don't have no love-ins in El Paso
Language: English
Style: Live Concet

On album: K-098(a) (Live From Austin Texas Kinky Friedman)
Track ID: 33873
Vocals, Acoustic Guitar Friedman, Kinky
Piano, Accordion, Saxes, Vocals Shelby, Jeff "Jewford"
Saxes, Piano, Tambourine, Vocals Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Lead Guitar Culpepper,Thomas "Wichita"
Bass, Vocals Adam, Skycab
Drums Boles, "BB" Buster (Major)
First line: We don't have no lovin's in El Paso
Language: English

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."

Recordings:


On album: VO120
Track ID: 35225
Vocal Friedman, Kinky
Artist: Texas Jewboys
Member Texas Jewboys Shelby, Jeff "Jewford"
Vocal/Member Texas Jewboys 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
Vocal/Director Texas Jewboys Friedman, Kinky
Member Texas Jewboys Shelby, Jeff ("Jewford")
Artist: Texas Jewboys
Member Texas Jewboys Sloman, Larry ("Washington Ratso")
Member Texas Jewboys Culpepper, Thomas William ("Wichita")
Member Texas Jewboys Boles, Buster ("BB")
Member Texas Jewboys Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Member Texas Jewboys 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

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
Member Texas Jewboys Boles, Buster ("BB")
Member Texas Jewboys Culpepper, Thomas William ("Wichita")
Vocal/Director Texas Jewboys Friedman, Kinky
Member Texas Jewboys Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Member Texas Jewboys Shelby, Jeff ("Jewford")
Member Texas Jewboys Skycab Adam
First line: Left barber college, searching for knowledge
Language: English
Style: Country/College Fight Song

Title: Twirl (Video)
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Genre: Country/Pop/Folk/Americana
Subject: Cheer Leaders/Aging/Loss/Mother/Distance/Daughter/Dream
On album: V0120 (Kinky Friedman/Proud To Be An A**Hole From El Paso (Video))
Track ID: 35230
Member Texas Jewboys Boles, Buster ("BB")
Vocal/Director Texas Jewboys Friedman, Kinky
Member Texas Jewboys Culpepper, Thomas William ("Wichita")
Member Texas Jewboys Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Member Texas Jewboys Shelby, Jeff ("Jewford")
Member Texas Jewboys 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
On album: V0120 (Kinky Friedman/Proud To Be An A**Hole From El Paso (Video))
Track ID: 35231
Member Texas Jewboys Boles, Buster ("BB")
Vocal/Director Texas Jewboys Friedman, Kinky
Member Texas Jewboys Culpepper, Thomas William ("Wichita")
Member Texas Jewboys Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Member Texas Jewboys Shelby, Jeff ("Jewford")
Member Texas Jewboys 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
On album: V0120 (Kinky Friedman/Proud To Be An A**Hole From El Paso (Video))
Track ID: 35232
Member Texas Jewboys Boles, Buster ("BB")
Member Texas Jewboys Culpepper, Thomas William ("Wichita")
Vocal/Director Texas Jewboys Friedman, Kinky
Member Texas Jewboys Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Member Texas Jewboys Shelby, Jeff ("Jewford")
Member Texas Jewboys Skycab Adam
First line: Well, I pulled into Dallat on a cold December day for coffee and donuts...
Language: English
Style: Country/Pop

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
Member Texas Jewboys Boles, Buster ("BB")
Member Texas Jewboys Culpepper, Thomas William ("Wichita")
Vocal/Director Texas Jewboys Friedman, Kinky
Member Texas Jewboys Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Member Texas Jewboys Shelby, Jeff ("Jewford")
Member Texas Jewboys Skycab Adam
First line: I saw a picture yesterday in a men's room near L.A.
Language: English
Style: Folk/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
On album: V0120 (Kinky Friedman/Proud To Be An A**Hole From El Paso (Video))
Track ID: 35235
Member Texas Jewboys Boles, Buster ("BB")
Member Texas Jewboys Culpepper, Thomas William ("Wichita")
Vocal/Director Texas Jewboys Friedman, Kinky
Member Texas Jewboys Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Member Texas Jewboys Shelby, Jeff ("Jewford")
Member Texas Jewboys Skycab Adam
First line: Well, a red neck nerd in a bowling shirt guzzling a Lone Star beer...
Language: English
Style: Country/Pop

Title: Amelia Earhart's Last Flight
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Composer: McEnery, "Red River" David
Genre: Country
Subject: Amelia Earhart/Captain Noonan/Americana/Great Beyond/Flying/
Origin: Ephemera 809/Ephemera 1491
Music: Ephemera 809

Related information in folder 809:On album: K-098(a) (Live From Austin Texas Kinky Friedman)
Track ID: 33863
Vocals, Acoustic Guitar Friedman, Kinky
Piano, Accordion, Saxes, Vocals Shelby, Jeff "Jewford"
Saxes, Piano, Tambourine, Vocals Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Lead Guitar Culpepper,Thomas "Wichita"
Bass, Vocals Adam, Skycab
Drums Boles, "BB" Buster (Major)
First line: Just a ship out on the ocean, a speck against the sky
Language: English

Title: Rapid City, South Dakota
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Composer: Friedman, Kinky
Genre: Country
Subject: Hitchiking/Leaving Home, Lover, Family/Small Town Life
Origin: Ephemera 1491

Related information in folder 810:On album: K-098(a) (Live From Austin Texas Kinky Friedman)
Track ID: 33864
Vocals, Acoustic Guitar Friedman, Kinky
Piano, Accordion, Saxes, Vocals Shelby, Jeff "Jewford"
Saxes, Piano, Tambourine, Vocals Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Lead Guitar Culpepper,Thomas "Wichita"
Bass, Vocals Adam, Skycab
Drums 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
Origin: Ephemera 1491
Additional song notes: Melody similar to a college "fight" song

Related information in folder 811:On album: K-098(a) (Live From Austin Texas Kinky Friedman)
Track ID: 33865
Vocals, Acoustic Guitar Friedman, Kinky
Piano, Accordion, Saxes, Vocals Shelby, Jeff "Jewford"
Saxes, Piano, Tambourine, Vocals Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Lead Guitar Culpepper,Thomas "Wichita"
Bass, Vocals Adam, Skycab
Drums Boles, "BB" Buster (Major)
First line: I left barber college searchin' for knowledge
Language: English

Title: Men's Room L.A.
Author: Fowler, Buck
Genre: Country
Subject: Irreverent Humor/Men's Room/Jesus/Toilet Paper
Origin: Ephemra 1491

Related information in folder 812:On album: K-098(a) (Live From Austin Texas Kinky Friedman)
Track ID: 33866
Vocals, Acoustic Guitar Friedman, Kinky
Piano, Accordion, Saxes, Vocals Shelby, Jeff "Jewford"
Saxes, Piano, Tambourine, Vocals Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Lead Guitar Culpepper,Thomas "Wichita"
Bass, Vocals Adam, Skycab
Drums 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
Origin: Ephemera 1491

Related information in folder 813:On album: K-098(a) (Live From Austin Texas Kinky Friedman)
Track ID: 33867
Vocals, Acoustic Guitar Friedman, Kinky
Piano, Accordion, Saxes, Vocals Shelby, Jeff "Jewford"
Saxes, Piano, Tambourine, Vocals Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Lead Guitar Culpepper,Thomas "Wichita"
Bass, Vocals Adam, Skycab
Drums Boles, "BB" Buster (Major)
First line: Kinda like an Indian beatin' on his mandolin
Language: English

Title: Highway Café
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Genre: Country
Subject: Humor/Waitress/Heartbreak/Truckers/Corned Beef
Origin: Ephemera 1491

Related information in folder 814:On album: K-098(a) (Live From Austin Texas Kinky Friedman)
Track ID: 33868
Vocals, Acoustic Guitar Friedman, Kinky
Piano, Accordion, Saxes, Vocals Shelby, Jeff "Jewford"
Saxes, Piano, Tambourine, Vocals Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Lead Guitar Culpepper,Thomas "Wichita"
Bass, Vocals Adam, Skycab
Drums Boles, "BB" Buster (Major)
First line: She was only a waitress in a highway café
Language: English

Title: Carryin' The Torch
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Genre: Country
Subject: Humor/Fidelity/Wanderlust/Statue of Liberty/Freedom
Origin: Ephemera 1491

Related information in folder 815:On album: K-098(a) (Live From Austin Texas Kinky Friedman)
Track ID: 33869
Vocals, Acoustic Guitar Friedman, Kinky
Piano, Accordion, Saxes, Vocals Shelby, Jeff "Jewford"
Saxes, Piano, Tambourine, Vocals Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Lead Guitar Culpepper,Thomas "Wichita"
Bass, Vocals Adam, Skycab
Drums Boles, "BB" Buster (Major)
First line: Did I hear you sayyou wished that you could leave her?
Language: English

Title: Rock N' Roll Across The USA
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Author: Red, Panama (Prob. Pseudonym)
Genre: Rock
Subject: Historical Humor/Golden Rule/Pilate/Indian Chiefs/Progress
Origin: Ephemera 1491

Related information in folder 817:On album: K-098(a) (Live From Austin Texas Kinky Friedman)
Track ID: 33870
Vocals, Acoustic Guitar Friedman, Kinky
Piano, Accordion, Saxes, Vocals Shelby, Jeff "Jewford"
Saxes, Piano, Tambourine, Vocals Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Lead Guitar Culpepper,Thomas "Wichita"
Bass, Vocals Adam, Skycab
Drums Boles, "BB" Buster (Major)
First line: Jesus said to Pilate, remember thhe Golden Rule: Love they neighbor, don't you
Language: English

Title: Lover Please
Author: Swan, Billy
Genre: Rock/Lament
Subject: Lover/Abandonment/Train/Entreaty
Origin: Ephemera 1491
On album: K-098(a) (Live From Austin Texas Kinky Friedman)
Track ID: 33871
Vocals, Acoustic Guitar Friedman, Kinky
Piano, Accordion, Saxes, Vocals Shelby, Jeff "Jewford"
Saxes, Piano, Tambourine, Vocals Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Lead Guitar Culpepper,Thomas "Wichita"
Bass, Vocals Adam, Skycab
Drums Boles, "BB" Buster (Major)
First line: Lover please, please come back, don't that train goin' down the track
Language: English

Title: Mama Baby Mama
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Author: Friedman, Roger
Author: Red, Panama (Prob. Pseudonym)
Genre: Rock
Subject: Lovemaking/Pajamas
Origin: Ephemera 1491

Related information in folder 818:On album: K-098(a) (Live From Austin Texas Kinky Friedman)
Track ID: 33872
Vocals, Acoustic Guitar Friedman, Kinky
Piano, Accordion, Saxes, Vocals Shelby, Jeff "Jewford"
Saxes, Piano, Tambourine, Vocals Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Lead Guitar Culpepper,Thomas "Wichita"
Bass, Vocals Adam, Skycab
Drums Boles, "BB" Buster (Major)
First line: Mama, baby, mama, let me jump in your pajamas, hey!
Language: English

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/Ephemera 1491

Related information in folder 797:
Related information in folder 820:On album: K-098(a) (Live From Austin Texas Kinky Friedman)
Track ID: 33874
Vocals, Acoustic Guitar Friedman, Kinky
Piano, Accordion, Saxes, Vocals Shelby, Jeff "Jewford"
Saxes, Piano, Tambourine, Vocals Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Lead Guitar Culpepper,Thomas "Wichita"
Bass, Vocals Adam, Skycab
Drums Boles, "BB" Buster (Major)
First line: Well, a redneck nerd in a bowling shirt was a guzzlin lone star beer
Language: English

Title: Ride 'Em Jewboy
Author: Friedman, Kinky
Genre: Country
Subject: Jews/Holocaust/Diaspora/Identity/Memory
Origin: Ephemera 1491

Related information in folder 821:On album: K-098(a) (Live From Austin Texas Kinky Friedman)
Track ID: 33875
Vocals, Acoustic Guitar Friedman, Kinky
Piano, Accordion, Saxes, Vocals Shelby, Jeff "Jewford"
Saxes, Piano, Tambourine, Vocals Jacobs, Ken "Snakebite"
Lead Guitar Culpepper,Thomas "Wichita"
Bass, Vocals Adam, Skycab
Drums Boles, "BB" Buster (Major)
First line: Ooh(10x). Ride, ride 'em Jewboy
Language: English

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