Rooftop Riders

In the sixties I heard a song by the ROOFTOP SINGERS in the radio. When I saw a portrait of the famous photographer Dorothea Lange, I remembered the “Rooftop Singers” again – and that I also liked to sit on the top of my VW in a kind of triumph state of mind during the sixties.
Dorothea Lange, Resettlement Administration photographer, in California (LOC)
title=”Dorothea Lange, Resettlement Administration photographer”, in California (LOC) by The Library of Congress, on Flickr
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time-line documents
title=”time-line documents” by Frizztext, on Flickr
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background music: me on my nylon strings guitar …

related:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/library_of_congress/sets/

 

About frizztext

writer, photographer, guitarist

10 responses to “Rooftop Riders

  1. Love the photos, esp you on your VW.

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  2. II love to open your posts with that music…It makes me smile and that is a good thing!!! πŸ™‚
    And the pics are full of life!.

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  3. Your tunes and your photos are good fun!

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  4. Amy

    Your music made me smile, Frizz! You had fun with your VW πŸ™‚

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  5. A wonderful sense of freedom up their on the rooftop in both shots! And well done again on the strings Frizz!

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  6. Great photos again! And I love your rendition of that song: “Walk right in; sit right down. Daddy let your mind roll on…”

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  7. Love your version of such a welcoming song – that takes me back!

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  8. Haha! LOVE THE VW pic. Mine is in the shop 😦 I think if I get it back I will take a shot like this.

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  9. Love the guitar work!!!

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