lizhand (lizhand) wrote in theinferior4,

Two degrees of separation

Between Gram Parsons and "Davey and Goliath." This from my brother Patrick, maestro of obscure rock & roll knowledge -- he and his family are vacationing down in NC.

"Brendan and I were watching cable at or house and saw "Davey and Goliath", which I haven't seen in 35 years. Must be because we're pretty close to Virginia Beach, home of Pat Robertson and and the CBC empire. In the credits, I noticed that the animator is Peter Kleinow. Sure, enough, that's "Sneaky Pete" Kleinow, the late, great steel guitarist for The Flying Burrito Brothers:"

I'm sure all you protest kids remember "Davey & Goliath," the somnamnulatory early 1960s animated kiddie show produced by (I think) the Lutheran Church. It aired very early Sunday morning at 6 AM (right before "Crusader Rabbit") - if you were awake at that hour and hostages to fortune like my brothers and sisters and I were, there was NOTHING else to watch. So we watched. If only it had featured music by Sneaky Pete ...
  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.