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Sandy Williams: "When they took us to jail a second time, everyone took a bottle from the [speakeasy] bar. They had all the chorus girls downstairs and the band upstairs. We raised so much hell, I think they were glad to see the back of us." - (Down Beat April 4 1968).
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Today Tuesday September 2
Always a stomping good session.
Gavin's bands are always interesting and this is well worth the trip.
Sunday, October 14, 2012
CD Review: Danny Green - A Thousand Ways Home.
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