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    Default Happy belated Birthday Lightnin'!!

    Yesterday Lightnin' Hopkins would have been 100.














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    Default Re: Happy belated Birthday Lightnin'!!

    one of the best!! my favorite bluesman.
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    Gear was simple, ya plugged in, turned up and played. The men were separated from the boys. Now it's mostly limp-wristed sissies wearing makeup and scowling at the camera. None of them would have cut it in the dinosaur days, they would have pooped their pants and run home to mummy.

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    Default Re: Happy belated Birthday Lightnin'!!

    One of the big dogs! I'll give him a centennial tip - here or not. He deserves a nod every year IMO.
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    Aceman, your advice was a rich tapestry of hard-fought research, blood, sweat and tears and the homespun wisdom we've all learned to expect and relish from our itinerant face-painted lunatic. I would like to award you a internet trophy for "best comment on a proco rat discussion". Let it be written in the annals of history; Aceman sure as heck helped.

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