R.I.P. Chuck Berry


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R.I.P. Chuck Berry
Old 03-18-2017, 08:49 PM
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Default R.I.P. Chuck Berry

We lost one of the greatest, if not the greatest, rock n roller today. May his music live forever. Hail, hail, rock and roll!
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Old 03-18-2017, 09:28 PM
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I always enjoyed his music. R.I.P.
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Old 03-19-2017, 05:07 AM
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The main man. Roll Over Beethoven!
Old 03-19-2017, 06:44 AM
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Originally Posted by redwitch View Post
We lost one of the greatest, if not the greatest, rock n roller today. May his music live forever. Hail, hail, rock and roll!
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Old 03-19-2017, 08:00 AM
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VIDEO: That time Chuck Berry played a car-dealership grand opening in Ladner - Surrey News

Cool link from Chuck Berry's Facebook page. Not sure if this his official Facebook page or some fan site.

Chuck Berry | Facebook
My Favorite Chuck Berry Song
Old 03-19-2017, 01:22 PM
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Default My Favorite Chuck Berry Song

When the sun went down, the rapid tempo of the music fell............

Everything you want is on the other side of fear.

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Old 03-19-2017, 02:26 PM
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Quite a loss. Favorite Chuck Berry tunes:

School Days
Memphis, Tennessee

The first two for the music and lyrics, the last for the music.

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Old 03-19-2017, 04:56 PM
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Let's not forget My ding-a-Ling, Chuck's only #1 single in America. I bought the live album in '72 that the single was taken from. It's a show in the UK and the promoters are trying to clear the house for a Pink Floyd show, apparently the tickets were sold separate. As the record fades out, nobody is leaving and all you can hear is the crowd chanting 'we want Chuck' and the promoter is saying, 'they'll be no Pink Floyd show unless you clear the house.

Chuck Berry - My Ding-A-Ling (1972) - YouTube
Old 03-19-2017, 06:22 PM
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RIP Mr Berry

You were the greatest!
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Old 03-19-2017, 08:07 PM
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But he could play the guitar just like a ringing a bell...

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