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 Post subject: Rory Gallagher
PostPosted: Sun May 13, 2012 3:35 pm 
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Thread dedicated dedicated to Rory Gallagher, who has imo a unique style of playing the blues and rock.



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 Post subject: Re: Rory Gallagher
PostPosted: Mon May 14, 2012 1:03 am 
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He's a great player but I really can't get into him all that much. He just seems like a 2nd rate Johnny Winter to me...with an even cheesier voice.

Guy can play though, obviously.


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 Post subject: Re: Rory Gallagher
PostPosted: Mon May 14, 2012 2:19 am 
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what have you heard by him ?


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 Post subject: Re: Rory Gallagher
PostPosted: Mon May 14, 2012 5:56 am 
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I have four of his albums:
Tattoo, Against The Grain, Calling Card, and Blueprint.


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 Post subject: Re: Rory Gallagher
PostPosted: Mon May 14, 2012 6:20 am 
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I think Photofinish is his best.

you have heardf is stuff with taste ?


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 Post subject: Re: Rory Gallagher
PostPosted: Mon May 14, 2012 9:35 am 
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No, but I've heard about it plenty. What should I listen to?


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 Post subject: Re: Rory Gallagher
PostPosted: Tue Apr 22, 2014 4:27 pm 
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This dude takes a shit on 99% of blues rockers


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 Post subject: Re: Rory Gallagher
PostPosted: Tue Apr 22, 2014 4:34 pm 
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Paulie as I live and breathe! Welcome back, sir!




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 Post subject: Re: Rory Gallagher
PostPosted: Tue Apr 22, 2014 4:51 pm 
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Cheers, Nick (: And thanks for the link, friend. Only relatively recently got turned onto Rory, but been obsessed ever since. Can't get enough of that live stuff.


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 Post subject: Re: Rory Gallagher
PostPosted: Tue Apr 22, 2014 5:03 pm 
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I'm not an expert on the live stuff. Anything to recommend beyond Irish Tour?

Always been very taken with this studio effort:




Hope you've been keeping well, old friend.


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 Post subject: Re: Rory Gallagher
PostPosted: Tue Apr 22, 2014 5:32 pm 
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holy shit paulie

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H1VMaNBOIFs

this is one of my favourite tracks from rory. lovely slide solo.


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 Post subject: Re: Rory Gallagher
PostPosted: Tue Apr 22, 2014 10:32 pm 
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Paulie wrote:
This dude takes a shit on 99% of blues rockers

Don't ever leave me again! I'm so glad to see you


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