"Faded Blue — I remember a time in my younger life when a city slicker took my girlfriend away because I didn’t have any means. Then it occurred to me: if she would run off with somebody else, did I really want her anyway? So I’m sticking with my faded blues. I’m not changing my lifestyle so i can attract somebody who is attracted to things i don’t want." Michael Martin Murphey
"A Spanish-style acoustic guitar and mournful fiddle accent his convincingly melancholy delivery on “Faded Blues,” NEWS OK.