Pinetop Perkins

Rocky Raccoon rockyraccoonmd@yahoo.com
Sun May 11 19:41:09 EDT 2008


How about the fact that he eats McDonals's Cheese
burgers EVERY DAY!!!


--- Eric Paul-Hus <Blues@CGOCABLE.CA> wrote:

> It is simple: He had the revolutionary idea to
> become immortal ... The fact
> that he's still boogeying at his age and health is
> simply revolutionary !!!
> The fact that he is still enjoys a mini-skirt and/or
> fifth of whisky is
> also, in a sense, revolutionary in our "blue pill"
> days ;-) ...
> 
> I wish I could to the Pinetop Homecoming at Hopson's
> every year ... ( It's
> after the festival formely known as King Biscuit
> ain't it ?)
> 
> (:-)
> 
> -Wisecracking Eric.
> 
> -----Message d'origine-----
> De : Ron Weinstock [mailto:rbluesw@YAHOO.COM] 
> Envoyé : 9 mai 2008 19:47
> Objet : Re: TREMBLANT CELEBRATES 15 YEARS OF BLUES
> WITH MORE THAN 150 FREE
> SHOWS
> 
> Brian I know what you write is pr, but could you or
> anyone else explain how
> Pinetop revolutionized blues piano.  Pinetop is a
> solid, strong band player,
> reliable and a wonderful person, but revolutionary,
> come on now.   
> 
> On Thu, 8 May 2008 19:31:34 -0400, Brian Slack
> <zeb@vl.videotron.ca> wrote:
> 
> >PRESS RELEASE
> >FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION
> >
> >  
> >
> >TREMBLANT CELEBRATES 15 YEARS OF BLUES WITH MORE
> THAN 150 FREE SHOWS 
> >
> >http://ww1.tremblant.ca/blues/en/index.asp
> 
> >Pinetop Perkins, July 12
> >
> >He moved through the last century revolutionizing
> piano blues, and his
> >celebrated work with Muddy Waters and Sonny Boy
> Williamson confirmed him as
> an
> >outstanding performer. At the age of 95, he won a
> “Best Blues Album” Grammy
> for
> >his most recent album, Pinetop Perkins & Friends,
> having previously
> received the
> >prestigious “Lifetime Achievement Award”. His
> birthday will be celebrated
> during
> >the festival.
> >
> >http://www.pinetopperkins.com/
> >
> 
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