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Re: thanks, Bro!!!

I'm gonna cry. <sniff> ;)

--- "loop.pool" <looppool@cruzio.com> wrote:

> Bill Walker wrote:
> "fond indeed. We got to see so much great music back
> then, I feel lucky. 
> Like
> the first Mahavishnu Orchestra Tour, and some of the
> early ECM stuff like
> Eberhard Weber and Ralph Towner and John
> Abercrombie, those were mind
> altering experiences to say the least."
> Yeah, bro, not to mention  Weather Report, Chick
> Corea and Return to 
> Forever, Shakti, Pat Metheny, Jaco Pastorius and
> going back further:
> Jeff Beck, Yes, Jethro Tull, Emerson Lake and
> Palmer, Earth Wind and Fire, 
> Cream, the Jefferson Airplane, Big Brother with
> Janis,
> It's a Beautiful Day, Simon and Garfunkel, Crosby
> Stills, Nash and Young and 
> even further back: Peter Paul and Mary
> (oh my god.................did I admit that? 
> <giggle>) and a zillion other 
> gigs too numerous for me to remember.
> I also  feel pretty damned good that I have shared
> so many wonderful gigs 
> with you over the years, Bill, whether
> seeing them or playing them............... playing
> with Babatunde Olatunji, 
> Tao Chemical, Rhythmical, Worlds Collide, Third
> Wave, Two,  Walkers
> ....................opening in those bands for King
> Sunny Ade, Youssou 
> Ndour, Thomas Mapfumo, The Thompson Twins, Berlin,
> Santana, Huey Lewis and 
> the News,  the Neville Brothers, Bonie Raitt,
> Jackson Browne, Loggins and 
> Messina..........................fucking Cher and
> Kenny G (lol,  I saved 
> those two for last, perversely)............so many
> friggin' gigs.
> We grew up together and I feel blessed to have
> played with such an amazingly 
> talented and truly creative musician.
> I love you and I don't mind saying it in public!  
> Thanks for sharing so 
> much of my musical life with me, bro!
> Rick 

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