Highs in the Mid-Sixties, Volume 12
Highs in the Mid-Sixties, Volume 12 (subtitled Texas, Part 2) is a compilation album in the Highs in the Mid-Sixties series, featuring recordings that were released in Texas. This is one of five volumes in the series that collects songs by Texas bands; the others are Highs in the Mid-Sixties, Volume 11, Highs in the Mid-Sixties, Volume 13, Highs in the Mid-Sixties, Volume 17, and Highs in the Mid-Sixties, Volume 23.
Release dataThis album was released in 1984 as an LP by AIP Records (as #AIP-10021).
Notes on the tracksGary P. Nunn was evidently a member of the New Roadrunners; he was later in the Lost Gonzo Band and has released more than a dozen albums as a solo artist. His song "London Homesick Blues" has been used as the theme song for Austin City Limits for over 20 years.
# Tommy Jett: "Groovy Little Trip" (Tommy Jett) # The Derby-Hatville: "Turn into Earth" (The Yardbirds) # The Mind's Eye: "Help, I'm Lost" (S. Perrone/L. Cabaza) # The New Roadrunners: "Tired of Living" (Gary P. Nunn) # The Remaining Few: "Painted Air" (Mike Jones/Robert Specht) # The Stereo Shoestring: "On the Road South" (The Stereo Shoestring) — rel. 1968 # Thursday's Children: "Air-Conditioned Man" (C. Helpinstill) — rel. 1966