"Leo's Larroc (“Corral” spelled backwards from the previous name) where I used to nurse a drink and dance my fool head off - and Leo Romero would step up on the band stand to sing now and then no matter who was playing. Also…"
As a teenager, with a fake Id, I used to go to Alfalfa's (on Lomas west of San Mateo) for the best hard rock bands....the owner was very cool and risqué...he would put lines of coke ..right on the bar top....for me and whomever whenever we came in there....Uncle Nastys and Neds (both off Central) were where the dance bands and Traveler would play....how about Friars Pub (Menaul and San Pedro I think) and Hogs Breath (San Mateo north of Montgomery) were also places to see live music.......did I…See More
"my grandpa's house only had three hours of tv on per week (1960's).....sunday night was gunsmoke....monday night was perry mason...and sunday morning was wrestling with mike london......i remember ricky romero was THE good guy.......harley…"
As you can see by my profile picture my son and i would love to find some nearby fishing holes during our visit in late December. I used to have good luck at Fenton lake as a kid. Any good now. Hope to avoid Tingley, Shady, Isleta, etc. Thanks, Leo.
"It worked!!! Thanks Benny! That's me and my son on a good fishing day here in Florida. We will be visiting my family in Albuq. this Christmas. Keep in touch as i love any and all about the Que. New to this site. thx. Leo."
"Thanks for the tip Benny but no luck. There are several combinations to get to my profile "settings'' page. I click the "browse" button, highlight and click of the picture/file and then nothing. By the way that…"
"How about GRIFFS Burgers! My brothers and I would wait all week just for Firday night at Griffs. What about that Samons on Menaul near San Mateo. It used to abe hippie bar (pyscodelic murals and all) in the 60's. When i was 10 in 1969, ZZ Top…"
Were you born at Pres, St. Joseph's or BCMC? Do you remember when Montano was a dirt road and Piggly Wiggly was where you shopped for groceries? This is the group for you to remember old 'Burque.See More
grew up in Abq... Del Norte ('76) grad...went to Florida...been here ever since...currently a CPA but don't hold that against me.... i have been a professional musician, small business owner, etc...have a seven year old son who is the greatest person on the planet...definately miss Alq and visit yearly...
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