Tulsa Jailhouse Blues

Jimmy Pesos sings.

"Tulsa Jailhouse Blues" is a song written and performed by country music singer, Jimmy Pesos. It is one of his biggest hits.


Ohh, once I was a young man,
roamin' wide an' free,
but all that changed one sad day
when the law caught up with me...

...I left my truck behind me for just a single hour
and that's when-- [song is cut off]


Early history

Jimmy was inspired to write the song after getting a parking ticket in Tulsa.

Scooby-Doo, Where Are You? (DC Comics)

As he began performing at charity fundraiser at the Great American Opry House, he was interrupted by the Phantom of the Opry.


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