ACL Live – John Prine Mullenberg County & Steve Goodman My Old Man & Willie Nelson Night Life

DOG ASIDE: Austin City Limits has always loved storytellers and there have been none better than John Prine, Steve Goodman and Willie Nelson….represented on this video of The Best of ACL.  Prine could make you feel like you’ve been read too out of a book when he spins a yard in his songs and on…

Johnny Gimble & The Texas Swing Pioneers – Bells of Saint Mary &Trouble, Trouble, Trouble

DOG ASIDE: There is a famous country song that says if you are going to play music in Texas….you just gotta have a fiddle in the band…..and Texas has put out some incredible fiddlers….but none any better than Johnny Gimble….who was truly an Austin icon….playing with all the many great Austin musicians….Willie Nelson, Stevie Ray…

Leon Redbone at ACL sings Big Fat Mule to Ride & Champagne Charlie & Diddy Wa Diddy imasportsphile

DOG ASIDE: The story of Austin City Limits has a phenomenal story. Austin City Limits (ACL) is an American public television music program recorded live in Austin,Texas….by Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) member television station KLRU…..and broadcast on PBS stations around over the United States. The show helped Austin to become widely known as the “Live Music…

Bone Daddy’s NCAA Men’s Basketball Final Four T-shirt Collection Pieces

DOG ASIDE: The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Men’s Division I Basketball Tournament is a single-elimination tournament played each spring in the United States….currently featuring 68 college basketball teams….to determine the national championship of the major college basketball teams. The tournament is organized by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)….and was created during 1939 by…

Bone Daddy’s NCAAM Basketball Souvenir Cups and Bottles Collection Pieces

DOG ASIDE: When it comes to playing a sport….Bone Daddy’s favorite was basketball….for in his opinion….basketball players are the greatest athletes on the planet….as this game requires that the players encompass and hone the valuables of sport…such as speed, power, eye to hand reflexes, mental toughness, excellent conditioning, jumping ability, intelligence and intuitiveness, shooting eye,…

1981 NCAA Swimming & Diving National Championship Highlights from Austin, TX

DOG ASIDE: The 1981 NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships were held at The University of Texas Swim Center…..and the Longhorns under Coach Eddie Reese won the National Championship in their home pool….beating out UCLA, who came in 2nd.  Texas was led by 50m Champ Kris Kirchner and 100m Champ Scott Spann….both who teamed with Eric…

1982 Cotton Bowl Halftime With Alabama Band & Kilgore Rangerettes & UT Longhorn Band

DOG ASIDE: Within the confines of any football stadium of America….there is a tradition of halftimes being filled with marching bands….dancing girls…..batons twirling high into the air….and drum lines with strong powerful beats….and this is what I give you today in the 1982 Cotton Bowl Classic Halftime Celebration….only it’s The University of Texas and Alabama…

Excerpts Of 1978 NCAAM 1978 Texas Longhorns Coach Abe Lemons VS DePaul University Coach Ray Meyers

DOG ASIDE: In this 1978 video excerpts of the NCAAM basketball game between the Texas Longhorns vs #1 DePaul University….was a clash between two legendary coaches….Abe Lemons of Texas….and Ray Meyers of DePaul.  Meyers team was ranked #1 in the nation at the time….partly due to the tremendous talent of Mark Aguire….a 2-time concensus collegiate…