Knoxville Tennessee's Alternative Country and Western Swing band 1975-1978.  Original music, Bob WIlls, rock oriented country 20 years before Dwight Yoakum.  Their hard hitting swing beat in the mid-seventies was hard to beat.  

BULL ROOKER LIVE AT THE LONG BRANCH
~  The original progressive country band
LIVE at the Longbranch Saloon on Cumberland, Knoxville, TN - winter -1977.   Lively western swing and unruly hard country, boiled down the rowdy bar's best;  Lazy Me,  Wartburg Lullaby,  Me & the FBI,  Beat Up Buick, + hard core standards.  Follow their pathway style 20 years before new country.  Some of Yole's best guitar breaks, vocals,  quips.  A saloon stompin' good time - great for parties. Meat Music 1977.   $12.00

 

 

 [LAZY ME 257kb wav ]  [HAMMER 30kb wav]..[ROCK NUMBER 88kb wav]

Charlie Manneschmidt, David Young, David O'Dell - Soulful Core of Bull Rooker

 

 

 

David "Yole Gipson" Young
1954 -1980 Was an unforgettably talented musician and fine artist. His warm and exuberant spirit touched many lives....


Back Up the Road 205kb wav

 

BULL ROOKER BAND

Live from the LongBranch Saloon:

"David Young's most memorable work." The Atomic City Garlic Press    "Like being there...I was there." Ron Crumb The Knoxpatch Gazeteer   
"My clothes stunk like cigarettes after hearing that."
The Town Lier    

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Me & the FBI 190kb wav     

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BULL ROOKER EL TECH Master Blaster release engineered by Coleslaw Whaley 1976. Demo the musical genius of David Young. Features; Roberta, Cumberland Gap, One Hello, Back up the Road, Susan Van Dusan and many others..... $12.00

 

 

 

 

 

   

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