THIS IS OUR MUSIC: ZZ Top – “La Grange”, live 1982

THIS IS OUR MUSIC: ZZ Top – “La Grange”, live 1982.

La Grange is a song from their 1973 album Tres Hombres. One of ZZ Top’s most successful songs, it was released as a single in 1973 and received extensive radio play.

The song refers to a brothel on the outskirts of La Grange, Texas (later called the “Chicken Ranch”). The brothel is also the subject of the Broadway play and film The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, the latter starring Dolly Parton and Burt Reynolds.

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