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Acoustic Rock Rocks My World

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I enjoy playing acoustic versions of hard rockin' rock songs the most. Acoustic Zep, electric Zep played acoustic, stuff like that. "She Didn't Know", "New Orleans is Sinkin'", and "Three Pistols" by Tragically Hip are all cool on acoustic. I also love crankin' blues.

Favorite Bands

In no particular order.. Dixie Dregs, Little Feat, Tragically Hip, SRV, Allman Brothers, Beatles, Clapton, Big Head Todd, Uninvited, Bottle Rockets, BoDeans, Springsteen, Cracker, Bowie, Enya, John Hiatt, Meat Puppets, REM, Social Distortion, Alison Krauss

Musical Influences

  • Tragically Hip
  • Big Head Todd
  • Little Feat

Favorite Recordings

  • Tragically Hip - Fully Completely
  • Big Head Todd - Strategem
  • Little Feat - Waiting For Columbus & Hoy Hoy