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Re: John Abercrombie

On May 3, 2005, at 9:39, Andreas Willers wrote:

> Yeah, John is the man! The first Gateway is great at whammy bar/ 
> volume pedal
> type stuff even before Bill Frisell hit the scene - phantastic  
> balance of
> energy and elegance with a free spirit. As I recall on Characters  
> it's all
> multitracked. He never toured with that material because he would  
> have had
> to use a tape machine to play back the backgrounds, but John and Ralph
> Towner had a great duo that did tours.

yeah. I have their Sargasso Sea album. Another nice one from that era!

Greetings from Sweden

Per Boysen
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