Proud to play Blues.

Discussion in 'Fred's Barcalounge' started by Robbie, Feb 10, 2019.

  1. Robbie

    Robbie Country Gent

    Age:
    65
    Jun 17, 2013
    Sarnia Ontario Canada
    Nothing to add, proud to do what I do.

    Proud.jpg
     
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  2. dafreeze

    dafreeze Friend of Fred

    Lesser my ath, nothing moves me like the Blues
     
  3. larryb

    larryb Gretschified

    Age:
    50
    Oct 29, 2012
    Greenville, SC
    ..And looking good doing it...You look good in red, brother!
     
  4. ain't nothing wrong with the "Blues". I've been bending strings since 1966.
     
  5. TSims1

    TSims1 Friend of Fred

    Jun 18, 2013
    Atlanta
    Great photo! And I love the blues too! Was just listening to my man Albert Collins, matter of fact. :)
     
  6. larryb

    larryb Gretschified

    Age:
    50
    Oct 29, 2012
    Greenville, SC
    One of my favorite Tele guys!
     
  7. wildeman

    wildeman Gretschified

    May 10, 2015
    norcal
    Me too man.
     
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  8. pmac11

    pmac11 Country Gent

    Age:
    55
    Mar 4, 2018
    Toronto, Ontario
    Lesser? What kind of snob would say such a thing about the blues?

    Sent from my SM-T560NU using Tapatalk
     
  9. wabash slim

    wabash slim Friend of Fred

    Age:
    69
    Feb 10, 2010
    lafayette in
    The Blues and Country had a child, and they called it Rock and Roll.---Muddy Waters

    Everything is built on what came before. You can't have a building without a foundation.
     
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  10. Tony65x55

    Tony65x55 Gretschified

    Age:
    62
    Sep 23, 2011
    The 'Shwa, Ontario, Canada
    Great pic Robb, you look mahvellous dahlin'

    You just keep rocking that blues you do so well.
     
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  11. new6659

    new6659 Gretschie

    273
    Dec 10, 2018
    Southwestern Ontario
    The Blues is why I'm still here
     
  12. Rusty Silver

    Rusty Silver Gretschie

    Age:
    47
    273
    Jun 25, 2017
    Italy (Rome and Genoa)
    Ellmore James, Howlin Wolf, Hubert Sumlin, John Lee Hooker, Muddy Waters... But I go on to old soul music, Otis Redding, Sam Cooke, Etta James, Percy Sledge... And if I add a little of early rock'n'roll, as Chuck Berry stuff... Well that's the perfect cocktail for me...
     
  13. Robbie

    Robbie Country Gent

    Age:
    65
    Jun 17, 2013
    Sarnia Ontario Canada
    I love Soul and R&B, great music and so much fun to play. There are Blues snobs out there too though. When I encounter one that feels it necessary to give their opinion I ask if they’ve ever seen the categories at the Blues Music Awards.
     
  14. thunder58

    thunder58 I Bleed Orange

    Age:
    60
    Dec 23, 2010
    tappan ny
    Preach brother .......... be proud
     
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  15. benjwri

    benjwri Country Gent

    Age:
    81
    Oct 27, 2011
    Central ON Can
    Ain't no heart without the blues!

    Robbie...looks like the jack plug is on the front of the lower bout...odd for a Gretsch...tell me the story!!
     
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  16. drmilktruck

    drmilktruck Gretschified

    May 17, 2009
    Plymouth, MN
    The whole package - good looking, stylish dress, nice hat, killer guitar and great playing.
     
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  17. Floo

    Floo Country Gent

    Dec 16, 2012
    Elmshorn, Germany
    It's been a long way from Robert Johnson to Jimi Hendrix, but it's all the same old Blues. Muddy Waters, Keb' Mo', Aynsley Lister and Matt Schofield - so many shades of Blues, and I love quite a lot of them. The only thing I can't stand is when some old dudes play a boring 12-bar tune with uninspired solos and claim to be guardians of the Blues. But anyway, my band is also Blues-based, some Soul, a pinch of Jazz, some funky tunes - a lot of fun to play!
     
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  18. T Bone

    T Bone Country Gent

    Love the Blues. Without it, there would be no Rock & Roll.
     
  19. Robbie

    Robbie Country Gent

    Age:
    65
    Jun 17, 2013
    Sarnia Ontario Canada
    That’s where they are on Panthers. Just like Gibsons
     
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