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A very young Roy Orbison, 1956 (without the dark glasses and dyed black hair)..Note the Gretsch White Falcon guitar.

A very young Roy Orbison, 1956 (without the dark glasses and dyed black hair) with a Gretsch White Falcon guitar.

Roy Orbison (1936-1988). The Big O. High Notes. Travelling Wilbury. Track of choice: Running Scared www.youtube.com/watch?v=UH-AafkQPEo

Roy Orbison (1936-1988). The Big O. High Notes. Travelling Wilbury. Track of choice: Running Scared www.youtube.com/watch?v=UH-AafkQPEo

Roy Orbison with his sons Roy Dewayne and Tony who both died tragically in a house fire in 1968.

Roy Orbison with his sons Roy Dewayne and Tony who both died tragically in a house fire in

Roy Orbison with his Gretsch/Gibson/Sho-bud Guitar 
Photographed by Al Willis in 1967.

Roy Orbison with his Gretsch/Gibson/Sho-bud Guitar Photographed by Al Willis in

Carl Perkins was born in Jackson,Tennessee. He was a American Rockabilly Artist~Famous for writing the song Blue Suede Shoes..

after a show introduced by the Reverend Horton Heat at the Hard Rock in Dallas in March 1956 – Carl Perkins hits US R chart with Blue Suede Shoes, the first country and western hit to make the R chart.

Roy Orbison

Roy Orbison

Roy Orbison - Venus, Mars

An entry from ROOTS N BLUES

First Dance - Roy Orbison: All I have to do is dream / You got it

The Very Cool Roy Orbison

Roy Orbisons Texan roots offer a glimpse into his rockabilly music, but its his personal style of jet-black hair and ubiquitous black sunglasses that made his octave-changing vocals all the more fascinating.

The Traveling Wilburys

The Traveling Wilburys: Tom Petty, Jeff Lynne, Bob Dylan, George Harrison & Roy Orbison.

Roy Orbison with Marianne Faithfull, February 1965

Roy Orbison with Marianne Faithfull, February Jim & Roy, their voices are haunting, LOVE how they sound!

Roy Orbison

Roy Orbison - (Pretty Woman, In Dreams, Only The Lonely, Crying)

The Traveling Wilburys, this picture is backwards.  They are right handed players.

Travelling Wilburys,Jeff Lynn,Roy Orbison Bob Dylan Tom Petty and George Harrison.

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