Abilene in Song: The Women There Don’t Treat You Mean
By Joe W. Specht
In the revised, expanded edition of Abilene in Song: The Women There Don’t Treat You Mean, author Joe W. Specht surveys more than 100 songs in which Abilene, Texas, either plays a role or is mentioned in passing. The book includes a CD of five of those songs, recorded by Abilene musician Greg Young, ranging from the Number One hit “Abilene” in 1963 to “The Abilene Waltz,” recorded in 2016.
Paperback, 6×9, 162 pages, black and white with photographs, index, extensive notes and lyrics.