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sinner

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Very good!

As a side note, I remember reading music reviews about other guitarists and it sometimes said "in the Christian tradition" which confused me. Later I finally became aware of Charlie Christian and realized what the heck they were talking about!
 
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I wish there was any FOOTAGE!!!!! I bought a video with advertising worded to make a sucker like me think it WAS actual footage, and it turned out to look like a Ken Burns doc, with panned stills. Errrrr!!!
 

jimfog

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Other than the Goodman sides and Mintons tracks, I believe there are a few stray Lionel Hampton tracks and others. Not sure if some of this cd is the Minton's tracks, but if not, it looks like a good comp:

http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg&sql=10:kvfixqw0ld0e

My band just added "7 Come 11" as an instrumental set opener........because we finally found a piano player who can cut it. Now if only the damned guitar player will stop screwing up the riff (that fast "inside" string crossing always gits me).
 

t3oi

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Thanks jimfog for that link. I'll have to pick up that CD. It's really too bad there are no videos and a very limited amount of recordings for such a talented player that defined a genre.
 




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