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The Lubbock Tapes: Full Circle album art

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The Road Goes On Forever [Album Version]
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All Just To Get To You
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Dallas [Album Version]
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West Texas Waltz
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Boxcars

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Joe Ely

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Country-rock singer/songwriter/guitarist Joe Ely was born Earle R. Ely on February 9, 1947, in Amarillo, Texas. His family had worked for the Rock Island Line railroad dating back to the start of the century. When he was 12, the family moved to Lubbock, Texas, where his father ran a used clothing store. Inspired by seeing Jerry Lee Lewis perform when he was a child, Ely aspired to a musical career, and he briefly took violin and steel guitar lessons before turning to the guitar.... Read more

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