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    Post by wprager on Tue Aug 08, 2017 7:49 pm

    Glen "Rhinestone Cowboy" Campbell had passed away. He was 81.

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    Post by SeawaySensFan on Thu Aug 10, 2017 7:00 pm

    wprager wrote:Glen "Rhinestone Cowboy" Campbell had passed away. He was 81.

    My pal, Alice Cooper, revealed a close friendship with the "Rhinestone Cowboy" that I wasn't previously aware of. I was aware of Campbell's legendary chops as a guitarist, including his contributions to Pet Sounds as part of the Wrecking Crew.

    Here is dazzling guitar gods such as Chet Atkins and Roy Clark. Willie Nelson is also on hand among others...


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    Post by wprager on Fri Aug 11, 2017 6:25 pm

    Roy looked mesmerized.

    I really wasn't ever into country, but I always loved Hee Haw, Mac Davis, Willie Nelson, John Denver and so on. Guess I was into Ol' Country.
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    Post by SeawaySensFan on Fri Aug 11, 2017 7:35 pm

    wprager wrote:Roy looked mesmerized.

    I really wasn't ever into country, but I always loved Hee Haw, Mac Davis, Willie Nelson, John Denver and so on. Guess I was into Ol' Country.

    I honestly really only got on to Glen Campbell after seeing the Wrecking Crew documentary I was curious to see what all the fuss was about. That put me on to other great players like Roy Clark and Jerry Reed...
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    Post by Flo The Action on Fri Aug 11, 2017 10:03 pm

    I like some country too. Mostly outlaw country because of its edge. Very few new performers though.
    Waylon Jennings, cash, Loretta Lynn, old Dolly Parton. But shooter Jennings, drive by truckers and bourbon crow are some very good new bands.
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    Post by wprager on Mon Aug 21, 2017 6:46 am

    Jerry Lewis, the original Nutty Professor, passed away. I honestly thought he was already long gone.


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    Post by wprager on Wed Sep 27, 2017 11:32 pm

    Hugh Heffner. He was 91.


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    Post by Flo The Action on Thu Sep 28, 2017 8:01 am

    Jai wprager wrote:Hugh Heffner. He was 91.
    Now thats a man that you imagine had a good life!
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    Post by wprager on Mon Oct 02, 2017 6:42 pm

    Tom Petty is clinging to life after suffering a massive heart attavk.Initially reported by CBS that he died.


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    Post by wprager on Mon Oct 02, 2017 8:56 pm

    Petty has been taken off life support.

    The End of the Line.


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    Post by wprager on Tue Oct 03, 2017 6:54 am

    Confirmed, now. Tom Petty, dead at 66.

    "I'm gonna free fall out into nothing
    Gonna leave this world for a while..."


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    Post by wprager on Wed Oct 18, 2017 4:33 pm

    Tragic Day -- RIP Gord Downie.


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    Post by SeawaySensFan on Thu Oct 19, 2017 4:41 am

    No love for Mr. Lahey?!
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    Post by wprager on Thu Oct 19, 2017 7:05 am

    Never watched TPB and don't remember him from anything else.


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    Post by Ev on Thu Oct 19, 2017 9:53 am

    Yeah sad that Lahey gets no love. Definitely a bigger world icon
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    Post by wprager on Fri Oct 20, 2017 8:22 am

    In addition to never having watched any Trailer Park Boys, I couldn't name a single Tragically Hip song.


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    Post by Ev on Fri Oct 20, 2017 4:22 pm

    wprager wrote:In addition to never having watched any Trailer Park Boys, I couldn't name a single Tragically Hip song.

    That means you're an ignorant bunghole according to Canadians...

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