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  1. Standard member redbadger
    Suzzie says Badger
    18 Jul '14 16:27
    MR John Dawson Winter the greatest blues guitarist of my lifetime.
  2. 19 Jul '14 12:41 / 1 edit
    Originally posted by redbadger
    MR John Dawson Winter the greatest blues guitarist of my lifetime.
    It's a huge loss, but surely Vaughan was his equal (if not better)?
  3. Standard member sonhouse
    Fast and Curious
    21 Jul '14 00:04 / 3 edits
    Originally posted by C Hess
    It's a huge loss, but surely Vaughan was his equal (if not better)?


    Here his is at Woodstock, 1969:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M6kPQLLLYAc

    He is not just flatpicking, but fingerpicking electric.

    He is also playing a 12 string electric and doing slide also, didn't see that coming He may have taken off the 6 strings that made it a 12 string, doesn't sound like a 12 string.
  4. 21 Jul '14 07:48
    Originally posted by sonhouse
    Here his is at Woodstock, 1969:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M6kPQLLLYAc

    He is not just flatpicking, but fingerpicking electric.

    He is also playing a 12 string electric and doing slide also, didn't see that coming He may have taken off the 6 strings that made it a 12 string, doesn't sound like a 12 string.
    Yeah, that was, uh, that was pretty amazing.
  5. Standard member redbadger
    Suzzie says Badger
    26 Jul '14 11:23
    Originally posted by C Hess
    Yeah, that was, uh, that was pretty amazing.
    the only one that gets close on slide is Dereck Trucks
  6. Standard member redbadger
    Suzzie says Badger
    26 Jul '14 11:24
    Originally posted by C Hess
    It's a huge loss, but surely Vaughan was his equal (if not better)?
    he would not get in my top ten
  7. Standard member sonhouse
    Fast and Curious
    26 Jul '14 21:16
    Originally posted by redbadger
    the only one that gets close on slide is Dereck Trucks
    Yeah, Derek was in the Allman brothers band, his uncle was the drummer.