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post Apr 20 2008, 02:24 AM
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Anyone else here dig GB? I think he's amazing.. listening to shark bite right now biggrin.gif

Well.. I was when I wrote that but now I'm listening to This Masquerade:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RpEfAV1T5b0

Voice and chops... pretty good if you ask meh smile.gif


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post Apr 20 2008, 11:37 AM
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What can I say...Give me the night... wink.gif wink.gif


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Nick Kellie
post Apr 20 2008, 11:40 AM
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yeah - check out George Benson "Cookbook".
he is THE man

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Patrik Jezierski
post Apr 20 2008, 12:57 PM
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or this one: Weekend in Los Angeles
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iFdGSlbWCxk

love this song smile.gif


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post Apr 20 2008, 01:39 PM
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Love the guy - he has it all!


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post Apr 20 2008, 05:37 PM
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Sure, Incredible man!!


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post Apr 20 2008, 05:51 PM
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He is awesome.
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post Apr 20 2008, 06:40 PM
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I was just getting ready to request an "In the Style of" George Benson lesson. He really knows how to fill up a song with the great guitar runs and little licks. He's a cool dude too. I can listen to "Give me the Night" over and over again. Id like to get one of his Ibanez guitars.


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post Apr 20 2008, 08:23 PM
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He's truly a legend


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post Apr 20 2008, 10:07 PM
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QUOTE (Maximus @ Apr 20 2008, 01:40 PM) *
I was just getting ready to request an "In the Style of" George Benson lesson. He really knows how to fill up a song with the great guitar runs and little licks. He's a cool dude too. I can listen to "Give me the Night" over and over again. Id like to get one of his Ibanez guitars.


Me too, would love to have one..


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post Apr 21 2008, 05:23 PM
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Here's a cool bit about his picking style:

http://www.tuckandpatti.com/pick-finger_tech.html#1.1.8



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