Asleep at the Wheel seen in 1976. Ray Benson is in the cowboy hat.
(photo credit: Wikimedia Commons)
Kinky Friedman may get most of the attention, but Ray Benson is the authentic Texas Jewboy.The product of a Reform Jewish upbringing in a Philadelphia suburb, the two-meter-tall guitarist and founder of off-kilter country and swing music band Asleep at the Wheel is an unreformed hippie.
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