Blues song pines for the open road of the Lincoln

LINCOLN HIGHWAY NEWS IS A BLOG BY BRIAN BUTKO
Tom Neely, a songwriter and music teacher in the Lincoln Highway town of Dublin, California (just south of San Francisco) has been writing and performing music most of his life. After seeing Rick Sebak’s Lincoln Highway show on PBS, Tom was inspired to write a song about the joys of the open road: “it seemed like an easy metaphor for freedom. The lyrics, to be honest, wrote themselves.” Tom says he and his wife “plan to drive it with our kids some time. We love nothing more than throwing our kids in the back seat and following our noses.”

Listen to Tom’s bluesy tune “Endless Highway” or download an mp3 for free:

www.mp3unsigned.com/Tom_Neely#Endless+Highway

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One Response to “Blues song pines for the open road of the Lincoln”

  1. New blues song on the Lincoln Highway » Lincoln Highway Association Says:

    […] Blues song pines for the open road of the Lincoln, Brian Butko, Lincoln Highway News, April 5, 2011   « 4th Annual Iowa Lincoln Highway Motor Tour: August 26-28 |   […]

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