The Southern Rock Thread

Discussion in 'Artists & Music' started by garrett, Mar 5, 2018.

  1. Goldtop

    Goldtop A Top (and Heart) of Gold

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    And not only 'a PRS', but a DGT! Hallelujah! Thanks for that post! J.H. is a monster in my opinion.

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  2. garrett

    garrett Not a New Member

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    I fortunately don't have direct experience, but the lowdown blues of "Cheatin' Woman" is great. I love this line: "You love every man with pants on. Yes a dozen to you is too few." What a dig.


     
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  3. bodia

    bodia Authorities said.....best leave it.....unsolved

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    Wet Willie make an appearance yet?

     
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    garrett Not a New Member

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    Yes, but I'll gladly take more. Jimmy Hall is a force!

     
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  5. bodia

    bodia Authorities said.....best leave it.....unsolved

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    Pretty sure I haven't seen Grinderswitch yet..........

     
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  6. ScottR

    ScottR If nobody saw it, it didn't happen.

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    I think the OP said I was slacking a while back;)..so to redeem myself...thought I would bring the heat...BOOMSHAKALAKA!!!



    Redecks and motorcycles..just like milk and cookies...

    And for the Coup de gras (that means a merciful death blow. The translation for my non French speaking southern brethren) I give you...
     
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  7. 11top

    11top Cousin Eddie's cousin

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    I was always a big fan of that tune. When Indiana was in the Final Four in Atlanta in 2002, Wet Willie played a gig in a small gym and I got to see them. Jimmy Hall could really belt it out.
     
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  8. garrett

    garrett Not a New Member

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    Still does. Most recently on tour with Jeff Beck in 2015-2016.

     
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  9. ScottR

    ScottR If nobody saw it, it didn't happen.

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    This guy is one of my new personal favorites...Boscoe France...he has a killer style! Not to mention he slings a PRS these days...to top it off he just so happens to be sharing the stage with our fearless leader PRSh;) Good stuff fellas!

     
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  10. jjpish68

    jjpish68 New Member

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    Saw these guys last summer with Blackfoot, The Outlaws, Molly Hatchet, The Charlie Daniels Band and Lynyrd Skynyrd these tore it up!!!!
     
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  11. ScottR

    ScottR If nobody saw it, it didn't happen.

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    Man! That's kinda like winning the friggin Southern Rock lottery! IMHO anyway...
     
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  12. Boogie

    Boogie SuperD

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    Most of the original players in all of those bands are taking a dirt nap! Except Rickey Medlocke who would just stay on stage and play for all the bands. Heck, Molly Hatchet is in name only, kinda like Fuel and several other bands. Kinda crappy when you pay to see a band and get a high paid tribute band instead.
     
  13. Bill SAS 513

    Bill SAS 513 Just another old guy in a T-shirt

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    Love ARS...did a job in Doraville couple years back and took a picture of a Doraville sign...just because. Great jam band.
     
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    garrett Not a New Member

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    Skynyrd is doing their farewell tour now. Gary is the only original left. Well, you can kinda count Ricky on a technicality since he played drums with them in the very early days. Was recently talking about it with my brother and it hit us that Johnny has been in the band for over THIRTY years now.

    The nearly complete changeover of personnel doesn't usually turn out so well, but the Allman Brothers Band has been the biggest exception to me. They were still an incredible band to the end with only Gregg, Jaimoe, and Butch left from the original crew.
     
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  15. bodia

    bodia Authorities said.....best leave it.....unsolved

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    I would strongly second that statement about ABB
     
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  17. Lister

    Lister I play Stairway to Heaven in GC just because...

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    BBS is quickly becoming my favorite band. I can't quite remember if a friend mentioned them or if I just ran across them on youtube(CRS is quickly setting in), but wow, they are the real deal. I love that they can take any of their songs and turn it acoustic without missing a beat, a sign of a great band imo. Charlie deservedly gets the most attention as their chief writer and lead singer/guitarist, but Paul is no slouch himself with those great harmonies and guitar work. I've added One Horse Town, Ain't Much Left of Me, Pretty Little Lie, and Sunrise in Texas to my basement setlist.
     
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  18. bodia

    bodia Authorities said.....best leave it.....unsolved

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    Cool! This is on my download list for the weekend. I really dig these guys!
     
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  19. bodia

    bodia Authorities said.....best leave it.....unsolved

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    Gotta keep this thread going!

     
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  20. Alnus Rubra

    Alnus Rubra Loving nature’s wonders

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    I’m sure the dude at the end is Honey Boo Boo’s Daddy!

     
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