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RE: Re: John Abercrombie

> Speaking of pupils of DeJohnette, in my opinion it wouldn't hurt most
drummers I know (both personal acquaintances and celebrities) a bit if
they'd turn to be a bit of a DeJohnette clone ;).
Or Peter Erskine....another amazing drummer, loose feel, very touchy
feely, sensitive, interesting ride technique, etc.  All monsters.

-----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----
Von: Kris Hartung [mailto:khartung@cableone.net] 
Gesendet: Montag, 2. Mai 2005 19:50
An: Loopers-Delight@loopers-delight.com
Betreff: RE: Re: John Abercrombie

You have cassettes? In that case, this song's for you Ted... :)
heh heh....crank it up man!!!!

 -----Original Message-----
From: ArsOcarina@aol.com [mailto:ArsOcarina@aol.com] 
Sent: Monday, May 02, 2005 11:33 AM
To: Loopers-Delight@loopers-delight.com
Subject: Re: Re: John Abercrombie


I also have Gateway "Homecoming" -- which is pretty, but pretty 
laid back too. I guess I really do like that '70s fusion feel. I suppose

I'm showing my age. I do listen to the old Mahavishnu recordings an 
awful lot. Heheheh.

The drummer I most frequently collaborate with, Bob Sterling, studied 
with DeJohnette in NYC when he was a youngster. Not that he's a 
"clone" at all, it just that he is listening and changing and fluid
little bit of the time like DeJohnette is. 

The other Abercrombie disks I have are the self-titled "John Abercrombie
/Marc Johnson/Peter Erskin" CD and the more recent "Cat 'n' Mouse" with
the fabulous Joey Baron on drums, Marc Johnson again on double-bass, 
and Mark Feldman on violin (which I like a lot). 

I've some dandy Abercrombie albums on factory cassettes too but I hardly

ever listen to them anymore 'cause I don't have a cassette player in the

car any more (and haven't had one in the house fer years). Time marches

Best regards,

tEd ® kiLLiAn

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