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Joe Melson

Joe Melson was born in May 1935 in Bonham, Texas, USA. See full bio »

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in Bonham, Texas, USA

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Known For

Man on Fire Soundtrack
(2004)
Mulholland Drive Soundtrack
(2001)
American Made Soundtrack
(2017)
Dreamcatcher Soundtrack
(2003)

Filmography

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 2019 The Best of Enemies (writer: "Blue Bayou")
 2018 Chuck, Lost Object Found (Documentary) (writer: "Only The Lonely")
 2018 Castle Rock (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Box (2018) ... (writer: "Crying")
 2017 Popular Voices at the BBC (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Crooners at the BBC (2017) ... (writer: "Only the Lonely")
 2017 Stranger Things (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Chapter Six: The Spy (2017) ... (writer: "Blue Bayou")
 2017 Mindhunter (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2017) ... (writer: "Crying" - uncredited)
 2017 American Made (writer: "Blue Bayou")
 2017 Double Time Kill Rate (Short) (writer: "Running Scared")
 2017 Les Feuilles Mortes (Short) (writer: "Blue Angel")
 2017 Bates Motel (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Marion (2017) ... (writer: "Crying")
 2016 The Walking Dead (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Cell (2016) ... (writer: "Crying" - uncredited)
 2016 Mafia III (Video Game) (writer: "Running Scared")
 2015 Roy Orbison: One of the Lonely Ones (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Only the Lonely" - uncredited) / (writer: "Up Town", "Only the Lonely", "Running Scared", "Crying", "Blue Bayou", "Only the Lonely" (uncredited))
 2015 The Adulterer (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Schuld (2015) ... (writer: "Crying")
 2015 Outlaws (Short) (writer: "Running Scared")
 2015 It's Only Rock 'n' Roll: Rock 'n' Roll at the BBC (TV Movie) (writer: "Running Scared")
 2015 Call the Midwife (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #4.7 (2015) ... (writer: "Only the Lonely (Know the Way I Feel)" - uncredited)
 2014 Today at Wimbledon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 2014: Day 13 (2014) ... (writer: "Crying" - uncredited)
 2014 Wimbledon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 2014: Day 13, Part 3 - Mixed Doubles Final (2014) ... (writer: "Crying" - uncredited)
 2014 The 2014 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony (TV Special) (writer: "Blue Bayou")
 2012 Eastbound & Down (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Chapter 18 (2012) ... (writer: "Mama" - uncredited)
 2011 50/50 (writer: "Crying")
 2010-2011 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #11.6 (2011) ... (writer: "Blue Bayou" - uncredited)
- 2010 Grand Finale (2010) ... (writer: "Llorando" - uncredited)
 2011 Gent de paraula (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.24 (2011) ... (writer: "Crying")
 2010 Rock & Chips (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Five Gold Rings (2010) ... (writer: "Only the Lonely" - uncredited)
 2010 The Ward (writer: "Run Baby Run (Back Into My Arms)")
 2009 House of Boys (lyrics: "Only the Lonely (Know the Way I Feel)") / (music: "Only the Lonely (Know the Way I Feel)") / (writer: "Crying")
 2009 Fringe (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Fracture (2009) ... (writer: "Blue Bayou" - uncredited)
 2009 Heroes (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Chapter Ten '1961' (2009) ... (writer: "Crying" - uncredited)
 2008 Live from Austin, TX: Norah Jones (Video documentary) (writer: "Blue Bayou")
 2008 Legends (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Roy Orbison: The 'Big O' in Britain (2008) ... (writer: "Only the Lonely", "Running Scared", "Crying", "Blue Bayou")
 2008 My Name Is Earl (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Monkeys Take a Bath (2008) ... (writer: "Crying" - uncredited)
 2008 It Takes Two (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.3 (2008) ... (writer: "Blue Bayou", "Crying")
 2008 Prison Break (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Art of the Deal (2008) ... (writer: "Llorando")
 2007 American Gangster (writer: "Only The Lonely (Know the Way I Feel)" (1960))
 2007 Repressions (Short) (writer: "Crying")
 2006 Factory Girl (writer: "Run Baby Run (Back Into My Arms)")
 2006 Australian Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top 4 Performance Show: Audience Choice (2006) ... (writer: "Crying")
 2005-2006 Canadian Idol (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Top 6: Unplugged (2006) ... (writer: "Crying")
- Top 10 Results Show (2005) ... (writer: "Crying")
- Top 10 Performances (2005) ... (writer: "Crying")
 2006 Parashat Ha-Shavua (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- VaYechi (2006) ... (writer: "Llorando")
 2006 Medium (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Lucky in Love (2006) ... (writer: "Blue Bayou")
 2005 Saturday Night Live in the '80s: Lost & Found (TV Special documentary) (writer: "Crying" - uncredited)
 2005 Soundstage (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Chris Isaak Greatest Hits (2005) ... (writer: "Only The Lonely")
 2005 American Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- American Idol's Final 3 Perform (2005) ... (writer: "Crying")
 2004 Man on Fire (writer: "Blue Bayou")
 2004 The Sopranos (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Rat Pack (2004) ... (writer: "CRYING")
 2003 Idols (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top 5: My Idol (2003) ... (writer: "Crying")
 2003 Dreamcatcher (writer: "Blue Bayou")
 2001 Last Orders (writer: "Blue Bayou" (1961))
 2001 Mulholland Drive (writer: "Crying" (Llorando))
 2000 Live by Request: K.D. Lang (TV Movie) (writer: "Crying")
  A Many Splintered Thing (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2000) (music - 1 episode, 2000)
- Episode #1.6 (2000) ... (lyrics: "Crying") / (music: "Crying")
 2000 The Guilty (writer: "Crying")
 1999 Roy Orbison: The Anthology (Video documentary) (writer: "Only the Lonely", "Crying", "Blue Bayou")
 1999 The Love Letter (writer: "Only The Lonely")
 1999 Paperback Hero (writer: "Cryin'", "Only the lonely")
 1997 Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Invasion of the Neptune Men (1997) ... (writer: "Crying" - uncredited)
 1997 Gravesend (writer: "Crying")
 1997 Gummo (writer: "Crying")
 1996 Die Harald Schmidt Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Show #190 (1996) ... (writer: "Blue Bayou")
 1996 The Sunchaser (writer: "Blue Bayou", "Blue Rain")
 1993 Stars in Their Eyes (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #4.6 (1993) ... (writer: "Blue Bayou")
 1977-1992 The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- The last Tonight Show (1992) ... (writer: "Crying" (1961) - uncredited)
- Episode #16.256 (1977) ... (writer: "Blue Bayou")
 1991 Zeg 'ns Aaa (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Massage (1991) ... (writer: "Only the Lonely" - uncredited)
 1991 Only the Lonely (writer: "Only the Lonely")
 1991 Only Fools and Horses (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Stage Fright (1991) ... (writer: "Crying" - uncredited)
 1989 Dream Baby (TV Movie) (writer: "Blue Angel", "Only the Lonely" - uncredited)
 1989 Checking Out (writer: "ONLY THE LONELY")
 1988 Roy Orbison and Friends: A Black and White Night (TV Special documentary) (writer: "Only The Lonely", "Blue Bayou", "Running Scared", "Uptown", "Crying")
 1988 Dolly (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Down in New Orleans (1988) ... (writer: "Blue Bayou")
 1987 Hiding Out (writer: "Crying")
 1986 Down by Law (writer: "Crying")
 1982 Austin City Limits (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Roy Orbison (1982) ... (writer: "Only The Lonely", "Blue Angel", "Lana", "Blue Bayou", "Cryin'")
 1980 The Muppet Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Linda Ronstadt (1980) ... (writer: "Blue Bayou")
 1980 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode dated 7 August 1980 (1980) ... (writer: "Crying")
- Episode dated 29 May 1980 (1980) ... (writer: "Crying")
 1976 The Man Who Fell to Earth (writer: "Blue Bayou")
 1975 Roy Sings Orbison (TV Special) (writer: "Only the Lonely (Know The Way I Feel)", "Crying", "Blue Bayou", "Running Scared")
 1974 The Wheeltappers and Shunters Social Club (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.3 (1974) ... (writer: "Sweet Mama Blue")
 1969-1970 The Johnny Cash Show (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.26 (1970) ... (writer: "Cryin'", "Only the Lonely")
 1965 Shindig! (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #2.13 (1965) ... (writer: "Run, Baby, Run")
- Episode #1.20 (1965) ... (writer: "Crying")
 1965 Hollywood a Go Go (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.44 (1965) ... (writer: "Run, Baby, Run (Back into My Arms)")
 1960-1965 Bandstand (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Episode dated 13 February 1965 (1965) ... (writer: "Blue Bayou")
- Episode dated 1 February 1964 (1964) ... (writer: "Blue Bayou", "Running Scared")
- Episode dated 30 July 1960 (1960) ... (writer: "Only The Lonely")
 1964 Swinging U.K. (Short) (writer: "Running Scared")
 1964 The Roy Orbison Show (TV Special) (writer: "Blue Bayou")
 1960 The Dick Clark Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.46 (1960) ... (writer: "Up Town" - uncredited)
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