Aside from my careers in Sports media & coaching(Football-17 yrs. 14 HS level and 3 yrs. Graduate & post. Graduate College asst.) I was also a Practicing & Teaching Musician for many Years. So I have collections of: Concert ticket stubs(in a scrap book, complete with concert reviews!) Guitar picks(a LARGE ZIPLOCK bag full of em!) and a smaller collection of Vintage Guitars, 3 autographed, incl, 2 Gibsons, and a Dan Armstrong 5 string Electric Violin built out of Clear Blue Lucite...and have been to many Jazz-Rock Fusion, Jam Rock, Blues/Southern Rock, and Progressive Rock shows....Including 57 Greatful Dead shows, 21 Yes Concerts, 14 Little Feat, 12 King Crimson, 7 Moody Blues, 6 Styx, 5 Mellencamp, 4 Charlie Daniels Band, 4 Marshal Tucker Band,.... and so many others, that I COULD have become a Music reviewer...(most recent was a review of the YES 2012 Summer Tour(not the current) for ticketmaster's website...Kinda Pissed I didn't get tixx this year because i hear there only doing 3 albums And their full content( The YES Album, Close to the Edge, & Going for the One,..and now I find out that the one song they are most known for(Roundabout, from the Fragile Album,..which tore the crap out of someone's fingers when he was a young lad learning to play Electric in the spring of 1972,..was once again,..the Encore! (crap! I shoulda went this time!!!!)
"The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather in a lack of will." Vince Lombardi
"No One, and I MEAN NO ONE Craps on me and Gets away with it!!! Those days are gone...
Last edited by DrFootball; 07-24-2013 at 02:15 AM.