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Get Me Memphis!

We are still hanging on the line here, in our tribute to all things telephonic, and today I’m blogging away my mild frustration at the peculiar experience that is going to the movies in Laughlin, Nevada (honestly, you have no … Continue reading

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Battle Cry

He wasn’t the first, though he was there nearly from the start. He wasn’t the best, as a singer or a guitarist, though more than solidly capable at both. And the songs are a lot alike — as the songwriter … Continue reading

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Just like ringin’ a bell

We couldn’t devote time to music before the British Invasion without including Chuck Berry, a one-man invasion all on his own: Goode link for the e-mailites. This amped-up version of “Johnny B. Goode” from The Tami Show is abbreviated and … Continue reading

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