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Tex Ferguson
and his Drifting Pioneers
Michigan Barn Dance
KFEQ St. Joseph, MO
KFH Wichita, KS

About The Artist

Tex Ferguson and his Drifing Pioneers were hits in Bay City, Michigan back in 1954-1955. They were said to have a long history in radio and television and recording.

Every Thursday, they had a show on WNEM-TV, Channel 5, in Bay city from 10:30 to 11:00pm. Every Saturday night, there was "The Country Crossroads Jamboree Show" from 8:00pm to 8:30pm.

They wrote that the group was just getting ready to record some of the compositions of Tex.

Credits & Sources

  • Cowboy Songs No. 39 (February 1955); American Folk Publications, Inc.; Derby, CT.

Recordings (78rpm/45rpm)

4 Star
Rec. No. Side Song Title
  1449 A Kentucky Saturday Night
  1449 B Girl On The Matchbox Cover
Rec. No. Side Song Title
  8158 A It's Just a Tumble Down Shack
  8158 B Across The Blue Ridge
  8159 A I Hear The Voice Of An Angel
  8159 B When Flowers Are Blooming In The Springtime