Song of the Day: Lonnie Mack, “Honky Tonk ’65”

Guitarist and singer Lonnie Mack was born on this day in 1941. "Honky Tonk ’65" is his revival of the Bill Doggett hit from 1956. It only climbed to #78.

11 thoughts on “Song of the Day: Lonnie Mack, “Honky Tonk ’65”

  1. I’ve read about so many musicians who were influenced by this guy…I haven’t heard a lot of him though…this is really cool.

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  2. This is an excellent song and it sounds so familiar to me. I bet other musicians borrowed from this song. The guitar playing is great.

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