The Life and Times of Little Richard (The Quasar of Rock) by Charles White

Oh, where to start? I bought this one on a tip from John Waters and it’s fair to say that he delivered! I’m not one for reading printed books (I prefer Kindle), but I found a copy on Amazon for a penny… I figured that, if it was boring, I…

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03.15.2015 – Day 1 of 100 Happy Days…

Several friends have invited me to do the 100 happy days challenge. Usually, I’m not a big fan of trendy online challenges, but this one sounds interesting so what the heck! Can you be happy (even for just a moment) for 100 days in a row? Sure you can! So,…

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Live from the Thirsty Armadillo – Radio Show Now Available Online!

Heads up! For those who recall all the way back to this past November, Roy (with his band Sand Dollar Rodeo) did a live acoustic performance for the radio show Music Scene Live at the legendary Thirsty Armadillo in the Fort Worth Stockyards… If you weren’t able to attend the…

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02.27.2015 – Southbound 35… aka Kolaches, Fruitcake and Bears

Kolaches at the Czech Stop in West, TX!

Well, everyone who knows me knows how much I dislike travelling on 35 (either direction in any state). However, sometimes you just can’t avoid it. In those situations you make the best of it and deal with it! This past Friday, I was scheduled to take a tour of the…

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New Website Features & Updates

Progress continues on the overhaul of RoyHolliday.com with a few new features and updates to explore! First off, the existing show archive / blog from Blogger.com has been successfully imported into this site and is now hosted on our server. This was done to streamline everything, keep the look consistent…

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Role Models by John Waters

Since having made the decision to post reviews of some of the oddball literature I tend to absorb, I’ve decided that some I’ve read in the past are just too good to pass up (or too bad not to warn you about). That being said, I brushed the dust off…

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02.17.2015 – A Texas Travel Tip

I just received my renewal notice for the Texas Highways Event Calendar magazine and it occurred to me that I should share the link. This is a free publication put out by Texas Highways (The Travel Magazine of Texas) and is an excellent resource for planning day or weekend drives…

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02.12.2015 – Sunset on 64

This past Thursday, I was heading up US Hwy 69 and decided to take the 266 exit for a little variety. I took the exit and wound up on US 62. Guess I missed a turn, but I’m glad I did. I’m sure I have been on 62 / 72…

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02.08.2015 – A Southbound 75 Sunday

As I was driving home this past Sunday, I was reminded of how peaceful and stress relieving a simple drive can be. I was also reminded of how, way back when I started blogging about the live shows, that I wanted to also share my findings and experiences that occur…

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Podcast Episode 1 with Heath Frazier is now online!

The debut episode of The Roy Holliday Show podcast is now up and available online. My first victim, I mean guest, is my friend Heath Frazier from Sand Dollar Rodeo. I hope you enjoy getting to know Heath and that you enjoy the show. In addition to Spreaker, syndication is…

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