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Re: GEAR LUST and CREATIVITY
this completely amazed me ... I canıt imagine someone at BB Kingıs
winding a string onstage. But then after thinking about it, I realized
having a 2nd guitar would destroy the illusion of ³Lucille,² even though
there have been many of them (I think I heard 11 of them, recently).
on 8/17/01 2.13 PM, Liebig, Steuart A. at Steuart.Liebig@maritz.com wrote:
> ** bb king, omaha, nebraska, circa 1977: pops a string on a tune during
> solo, passes the solo off to the rhythm guitar player (the guy who
> birdland), goes to the side of the stage, gets a new a string, comes out
> starts winding the string while the tune is going on, time for the vocal
> come in, totally sings his ass off while still winding the string . . .
> emotional commitment. not instrumental virtuosity, but . . .
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