‘Neath the Arizona Skies

Long before John Wayne became the star of big scale westerns like The Searchers or True Grit, he spent a lot of time making small B-westerns. These films often tell very simple little western tales and tend to have very short running times. Today’s film clocks in at a mere 52 minutes and sees the…

Don’t Fence Me In

Since moving to Colorado 18 years ago, I have developed a huge appreciation for western music.  I’m not talkin’ country music…western!  There is a difference.  You know, cowboy songs.  One of my favorite western songs is “Don’t Fence Me In.”  It’s just a song I associate with the beauty of the Rocky Mountain State.  The…