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NewDave: Apologies to everyone I have annoyed or offended with posts that are or appear to be political. I will not post such things in the future. New Dave Oct 5, 2020 9:00:10 GMT
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NewDave: Django Reinhardt was badly burned in a fire and only used two of his fingers for his solo work. The other two he only used for chords. It's not the guitar - it's the guitarist. It's not the talent or the natural ability, it's the work. Oct 16, 2020 22:55:12 GMT
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robmc: Well it is the guitar too Dave, but I'd say Django did a mean air guitar, Bill & Ted style 8-) Oct 17, 2020 7:11:06 GMT
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