Jeff Healey - We'll Miss You Man...

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  1. Matt308

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    saw him a couple of times in small venues .
     
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    Very sad to see him go, one hell of a musician... Too bad his legacy will be the movie Roadhouse and Patrick Swayzes' bullsh!t...
     
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    OMG, how bad am I. I didn't even realize that was Jeff Healey.

    RIP young man.
     
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    Being blind and playing the guitar, IMO, is alot harder than anything Ray Charles EVER did on the piano...
     
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    He played at a stag I was at about 150 people back in 79? My friend and next door neighbour got to drum for him . It was pretty raucous
     
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    RIP man.......

    Actually Les I beg to differ guitar is easier in some ways to play without sight. More patterns on a guitar but anyway another time.........
     
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    R.I.P Jeff
    Awesome guitar player....just missed seeing him last year
    Another one gone....:salute:
     
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    Just read that Graeme and was going to post here.
     
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    GD effing cancer! :angry5:
     
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    Yeh......It took my Mom
    Wouldn't it be good if we all got together and got rid of it somehow ?
     
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