OPINION | CRITICAL MASS: Roy Orbison had a late-career resurgence, thanks to David Lynch and the Traveling Wilburys

Roy Orbison hits the high notes during the 1987 concert special “Roy Orbison & Friends: A Black and White Night.” Arkansas PBS will broadcast the concert in all its lustrous glory Tuesday during its fundraising drive.
(Courtesy of Arkansas PBS)
Roy Orbison hits the high notes during the 1987 concert special “Roy Orbison & Friends: A Black and White Night.” Arkansas PBS will broadcast the concert in all its lustrous glory Tuesday during its fundraising drive. (Courtesy of Arkansas PBS)


"All I can really say about him is, you know, we loved him. We told him, fortunately, at any given opportunity, you know any time we had we always told him we loved him.