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Immortalized in Lyrics
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Who hasn't passed by a place that made them remember the lyrics to a song?

This is a category for locations which have inspired a person or group of people to pen a famous tune.
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Image for We're An American Band - Grand Funk Railroad - Sparkman Hillcrest Memorial Park - Dallas, TXview gallery

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Immortalized in LyricsWe're An American Band - Grand Funk Railroad - Sparkman Hillcrest Memorial Park - Dallas, TX

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Bluesman Freddie King opened for Grand Funk Railroad as they supported their 1972 album, "Phoenix," and they memorialized his love of poker on their next album, with its eponymous hit, "We're An American Band."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 11/7/2015

last visited: 12/20/2016

Image for Dowdy Ferry Road - England Dan & John Ford Coley - Dallas, TXview gallery

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Immortalized in LyricsDowdy Ferry Road - England Dan & John Ford Coley - Dallas, TX

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"Dowdy Ferry Road" is the name of a 1977 album and its title track, by England Dan & John Ford Coley, referencing the road named for area pioneer, Allanson Dawdy, and the ferry he operated in the early days of Dallas, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 1/17/2015

last visited: never

Image for Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da - The Beatles - Lonesome Dove Cemetery - Southlake, TXview gallery

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Immortalized in LyricsOb-La-Di, Ob-La-Da - The Beatles - Lonesome Dove Cemetery - Southlake, TX

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The headstone of Mollie E. Jones (1871-1918) in Lonesome Dove Cemetery, Southlake, TX, will have you taking Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da before your visit is over.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 4/2/2014

last visited: 3/17/2019

Image for Does Fort Worth ever cross your mind.... Moe Bandyview gallery

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Immortalized in LyricsDoes Fort Worth ever cross your mind.... Moe Bandy

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Moe Bandy Does Fort Worth Ever Cross Your Mind

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas

location: Texas

date approved: 1/15/2009

last visited: 5/27/2019

Image for Happy Trails - The Roy Rogers Show - Alvarado, TXview gallery

SWSW47.2 km

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Immortalized in LyricsHappy Trails - The Roy Rogers Show - Alvarado, TX

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A street sign at the intersection of Happy Trail and Johnson County Road 604 in Alvarado, TX goes the extra mile and gives a nod to one of the most famous cowboy songs ever.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 10/10/2013

last visited: 10/9/2013

Image for "Follow the Yellow Brick Road" - From "The Wizard of Oz" (1939) - Cross Roads, TXview gallery

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Immortalized in Lyrics"Follow the Yellow Brick Road" - From "The Wizard of Oz" (1939) - Cross Roads, TX

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A street sign, indicating "Yellow Brick Rd," leads to two businesses along FM 424 in Cross Roads, TX, just north of US 380. Judy Garland as Dorothy and the Munchkins performed "Follow the Yellow Brick Road" in 1939's classic, "The Wizard of Oz."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 6/4/2013

last visited: 12/28/2014

Image for "Gimme An RC Cola and a MoonPie" - Ben Wheeler, TXview gallery

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Immortalized in Lyrics"Gimme An RC Cola and a MoonPie" - Ben Wheeler, TX

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The town of Ben Wheeler welcomes you with a mural featuring a boy enjoying an RC Cola and a MoonPie, at 1560 FM 279, invoking the Big Bill Lister classic, "Gimme an RC Cola and a MoonPie."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/9/2018

last visited: never

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