The Day The Music Cried


I ran across this blog entry more or less by accident.  I commend it to your attention.

There are two legendary guitars: the Gibson Les Paul, and the Fender Stratocaster. I own them both. They are both incredible instruments, with highly unique tones that make them stand out of the crowd of many other instruments that are wonderful in their own right. And with a high degree of accuracy, I can listen to a recording and tell you which artist is playing a Les Paul, and which is playing a Strat; their tones are that distinct. But the fact that these legendary instruments exist at all — the fact that rock and roll exists as we know it — is due to one man: Les Paul….

http://blog.presto.com/bid/65239/Music-cried-today

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Author: Bill

Old guy. Native Floridian who likes to take a snapshot now and then.

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