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We’re all doing it wrong.....
#3018424 12/04/19 05:53 PM
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We’re at the end of a long line. Keys players don’t stand a chance in this pecking order......

Who knew?

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Re: We’re all doing it wrong.....
lightbg #3018432 12/04/19 06:21 PM
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ummm

what happened ?

business stuff ?

Re: We’re all doing it wrong.....
lightbg #3018445 12/04/19 07:28 PM
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Things are tough all over, but they could always be worse, I suppose...

I once got a letter at the magazine, thanking me for a particular article. Handwritten in a slightly shaky hand, it introduced a gentleman (photo included) who apparently did music as either a hobby or a full-time vocation. His preferred jam was to stand outside stores in his small town in the deep South, playing back music on a boombox and accompanying it on the cowbell.

This successful cowbell busker said that he was frequently welcomed on stage at festivals to accompany bands, and believed that success and happiness were within reach of anyone who was willing to put in some hard work and maintain a good attitude. The Publishers and I were so tickled by his letter that we sent him a RECORDING baseball cap.

Two weeks later, we got another letter: "Thanks a lot for the cap. Tell Glyn Johns to keep up the good work."

What can you say to that?

mike


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Re: We’re all doing it wrong.....
Dr Mike Metlay #3018466 12/04/19 08:35 PM
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Originally Posted by Dr Mike Metlay
Things are tough all over, but they could always be worse, I suppose...

I once got a letter at the magazine, thanking me for a particular article. Handwritten in a slightly shaky hand, it introduced a gentleman (photo included) who apparently did music as either a hobby or a full-time vocation. His preferred jam was to stand outside stores in his small town in the deep South, playing back music on a boombox and accompanying it on the cowbell.

This successful cowbell busker said that he was frequently welcomed on stage at festivals to accompany bands, and believed that success and happiness were within reach of anyone who was willing to put in some hard work and maintain a good attitude. The Publishers and I were so tickled by his letter that we sent him a RECORDING baseball cap.

Two weeks later, we got another letter: "Thanks a lot for the cap. Tell Glyn Johns to keep up the good work."

What can you say to that?

mike

At last, someone answering the ancient cry, "MORE COWBELL"!


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Re: We’re all doing it wrong.....
lightbg #3018482 12/04/19 10:07 PM
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The Onion strikes again. laugh cool


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ProfD #3018483 12/04/19 10:14 PM
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Originally Posted by ProfD
The Onion strikes again. laugh cool


Why not " The Garlic " ?

Re: We’re all doing it wrong.....
lightbg #3018487 12/04/19 10:29 PM
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Cowbell is good. Oh wait, is it?

Re: We’re all doing it wrong.....
Dr Mike Metlay #3018508 12/05/19 12:47 AM
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Originally Posted by Dr Mike Metlay

This successful cowbell busker said that he was frequently welcomed on stage at festivals to accompany bands, and believed that success and happiness were within reach of anyone who was willing to put in some hard work and maintain a good attitude.
mike

As I age, I sometimes wonder if someone might react to me this way. eek

Re: We’re all doing it wrong.....
lightbg #3018511 12/05/19 01:48 AM
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Clearly that's why this exists: https://vimeo.com/218915098

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