American honky-tonk singer, songwriter, and guitarist whose music “All My Like” managed to get to #89 within the U.S. Nation chart. He began the music group The Flatlanders in 1970 with fellow Lubbock musician Butch Hancock. He published the music ‘Brainlock,’ that was presented in Roadie, a 1980 film that starred Meats Loaf and . He wedded Sharon Gluadt. The few had a child called Marie Elena. He performed with Bruce Springsteen.