- Covered Up: Hall originally recorded and released "Little Bitty" on his 1996 album Songs From Sopchoppy. Alan Jackson recorded it shortly after that.
- Do Not Do This Cool Thing: Mentioned in "The Year That Clayton Delaney Died"Clayton used to tell me "son you better put that old guitar awayThere ain't no money in it, it'll lead you to an early grave"
- Ear Worm: A few, but "That Song is Driving Me Crazy" is about one.
- Follow the Leader: He's admitted that Bobbie Gentry's "Ode to Billy Joe" inspired him to adopt his signature Slice of Life storytelling style.
- Harsher in Hindsight: With all the mass shootings in the US in recent years, "Turn It On, Turn It On, Turn It On" hits much more close to home than it did when it was recorded.
YMMV / Tom T. Hall