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YOUR “DIRTY” DOZEN

Discussion in 'Bad Dog Cafe' started by brookdalebill, Oct 20, 2020.

  1. brookdalebill

    brookdalebill Tele Axpert Ad Free Member

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    Post your 12 favorite, or most influential musical artists.
    In no particular order.
    No explanation needed.
     
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  2. koen

    koen Friend of Leo's

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    You go first! :cool:
     
  3. bsman

    bsman Friend of Leo's

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    • Dylan
    • Lennon
    • McCartney
    • Petty
    • Dave Alvin
    • Joe Strummer
    • Paul Weller
    • Kurt Neumann
    • Paul Simon
    • Jorma Kaukonen
    • Muddy Waters
    • Nokie Edwards
    • Jello Biafra
     
  4. brookdalebill

    brookdalebill Tele Axpert Ad Free Member

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    Here’s mine.
    1. Beatles
    2. Buffalo Springfield (and all offshoots)
    3. Django
    4. Eric Johnson
    5. ZZ Top (specifically Billy Gibbons)
    6. Allman Brothers Band (specifically Dickey Betts)
    7. Lenny Breau
    8. James Taylor
    9. Nick Lowe
    10.Merle Haggard
    11.Paul Simon (he may become a neighbor)
    12.Marty Stuart
     
  5. brookdalebill

    brookdalebill Tele Axpert Ad Free Member

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    Done!
     
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  6. bsman

    bsman Friend of Leo's

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    Oh man - either Lowe or Costello (or both) oughta' be on mine, but I panicked!
     
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  7. bsman

    bsman Friend of Leo's

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    Merle Haggard... :cool:
     
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  8. brookdalebill

    brookdalebill Tele Axpert Ad Free Member

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    No need to be exclusive.
    I wrestled with posting Elvis Costello.
    I’m a huge fan, but Nick beat him out ever so slightly.
    Squeeze is also way up on my list of favorites.
     
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  9. PhredE

    PhredE Tele-Holic

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    Oooh, this is not easy... ugh.

    Hank Williams (sr)
    Burt Bacharach
    The Beatles
    Frank Sinatra
    Andres Segovia
    Merle Haggard
    Jimi Hendrix
    Bob Dylan
    Willy Nelson
    Stevie Wonder
    Django Rheinhardt
    ..the top 5 women vocalists of motown (Warwick,Ross,Franklin,Reeves, Springfield)
     
  10. blowtorch

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    Hank Elvis ChuckBerry JerryLeeLewis ScottyMoore JohnnyCash LinkWray PeteAnderson RickRichards AC/DC EVH BrianSetzer
     
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    FBB (all iterations)
    ABB
    Gram Parsons/Emmy Lou
    Tommy Bolin
    Rory Gallagher
    Marty Stuart
    Carla Olson/Textones
    Stones
    Merle
    Buck and the Buckaroos/Dwight Yoakum
    Muddy
    Howlin Wolf/Hubert Sumlin
     
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  12. Steve Holt

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    Bowie
    McCartney
    Lennon
    Frusciante
    Dylan
    Secor
    Hendrix
    Wilson (Brian)
    Flea
    Folds (Ben)
    Frampton
    Richards
     
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    Ask me again in half an hour and get a different 12. I could do a 'dirty dozen' dead blues-men alone...

    Mel Galley (Trapeze)
    Andy Powell (Wishbone Ash)
    Rory Gallagher
    Mick Green (The Pirates)
    The Godfathers
    David Gilmour
    Wilko Johnson
    Paul Kossoff
    Jeff Beck
    Bill Nelson
    RL Burnside
    Andy Gill (Gang Of Four)
     
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  14. Old Plank

    Old Plank Tele-Afflicted Gold Supporter

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    as stated, in no particular order ... a baker's dozen

    X
    Beatles
    Paul McCartney
    Neil Young
    Pat Metheny
    Hendrix
    Yes
    Miles
    Coltrane
    Willie Nelson
    Grateful Dead
    Dylan
    George Harrison
     
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    Beatles
    Los Lobos
    Merle Haggard
    Duke Levine
    Grant Green
    Jeff Beck
    SRV
    Bob Wills
    Grady Martin
    T-Bone Walker
    Kenny Burrell
    Lou Donaldson
     
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    Engine Swap Tele-Holic

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    d.boon
    Miles davis
    Thelonious Monk
    Wendy Carlos
    Bob Mould
    Jimmy Page
    Jimi Hendrix
    SRV
    Brian Eno
    Captain Beefheart
    Talking Heads
    The Ventures
     
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    Peegoo Poster Extraordinaire

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    Slim Gaillard
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    Etta James
    Joe Walsh
    Frank Zappa
    Pere Ubu
    Keith Moon
    Mick Lynch
    Stevie Vaughan
    and every musician I've had the opportunity to play with
     
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    1. Steve Earle
    2. Queen
    3. Stampeders
    4. Wilco
    5. Lynyrd Skynyrd
    6. Glen Campbell -
    5. Jerry Reed
    6. David Gilmour
    7. Rory Gallagher
    9. Brian Wilson
    10. Cold Play - Just because they have the band dynamics just right.
    11. The Beatles
    12. Aaron Copland
    13. John Williams
    14. Elvin Bishop
     
  19. Nahtabot

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    • Bob James
    • Sonny Stitt
    • Al Jarreau
    • Andres Segovia
    • Artie Shaw
    • Alexander Borodin
    • Sade
    • Freddie Hubbard
    • Horace Silver
    • Grant Green
    • Billy Cobham
    • Roberta Flack
     
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    The Beatles
    The Byrds
    The Stones
    Little Feat
    Randy Newman
    Bob Marley
    The Flying Burrito Brothers
    Gary Moore
    The Moody Blues
    Eric Taylor
    The Clash
    Roy Bookbinder
     
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