RIP Merle!

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RIP Merle!

Postby squatch » Wed Apr 06, 2016 5:49 pm

Merle Haggard is now playing with Johnny Cash again. RIP We are losing so many of the great ones lately!
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Re: RIP Merle!

Postby Ru Zu » Wed Apr 06, 2016 7:27 pm

and with Foley.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=chRnSyZamd4

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Re: RIP Merle!

Postby DSUZU » Sat Apr 09, 2016 6:59 am

And now Jimmy Van Zant. :( Dennis
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Re: RIP Merle!

Postby Hack » Sat Apr 09, 2016 4:52 pm

It is just another sign we are getting old.
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Re: RIP Merle!

Postby itsmehb » Sat Apr 09, 2016 11:37 pm

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Fqc-VM ... tml5=False

RIP, Merle, born April 6th and died April 6th, ironic.
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Re: RIP Merle!

Postby itsmehb » Tue Feb 14, 2017 9:25 am

Came across this new (to me) country singer who is old country, kinda like Merle was. Names Mo Pitney.
Really liked these video's so thought I would post it for the other old country fans like me.

https://www.google.com/?gws_rd=ssl#q=bo ... +mo+pitney

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gVGTnGIK8vo
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Re: RIP Merle!

Postby JLEMOND » Tue Feb 14, 2017 4:25 pm

itsmehb wrote:Came across this new (to me) country singer who is old country, kinda like Merle was. Names Mo Pitney.
Really liked these video's so thought I would post it for the other old country fans like me.

https://www.google.com/?gws_rd=ssl#q=bo ... +mo+pitney

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gVGTnGIK8vo


MAN THAT KID HAS A VOICE , ,HAD FORGOTTEN JUST HOW GOOD HE REALLY IS,

HARRY IF YOU WANT TO HEAR SOMEONE WHO YOU WILL NOT BELIEVE ,ESP WHEN YOU SEE WHO IT IS, LOOK UP
KEN CURTIS, /FESTUS FROM GUN SMOKE ABSOLUTELY AMAZING VOICE AND ACTOR , JUST A GRIZZLED UP OL COW=BOY ACTOR WITH A VOICE LIEK YOU NEVER WOULD IMAGINE ,
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Re: RIP Merle!

Postby Ed Mc. » Tue Feb 14, 2017 8:52 pm

itsmehb wrote:Came across this new (to me) country singer who is old country, kinda like Merle was. Names Mo Pitney.
Really liked these video's so thought I would post it for the other old country fans like me.

https://www.google.com/?gws_rd=ssl#q=bo ... +mo+pitney

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gVGTnGIK8vo


What a voice! And only 24 years old.
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