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May 27, 2018 - 8:31:50 AM
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1082 posts since 4/8/2009

"The Manhattan Minstrel" Eddy Davis playing and singing a 1931 song written by Harold Arlen and Ted Kohler. It was first recorded by Cab Calloway - introduced in the "Cotton Club" show "Rhythmania". There is a famous solo by Louis Armstrong. Davis is playing his Custom OME 12' head - 17 fret neck Tenor Banjo.
I think this is what I'm about -- Not the lyrics, but the Musical Attitude. ( A Minstrel)


May 27, 2018 - 9:09:13 AM

5093 posts since 4/7/2008

Ok, I'm definitely working on this one today. 'Beautiful job Eddy.

May 27, 2018 - 10:33:56 AM

143 posts since 9/6/2016

Wonderful as always! And, as always, such amazing tone. Really makes me think hard about getting something with a 12” pot; love the warmth.

May 28, 2018 - 2:33:20 PM

3451 posts since 11/13/2005

I believe I'll work on this one too Eddy. She's a beauty in your hands.

May 29, 2018 - 7:33:21 AM

168 posts since 2/16/2014

@Compass56
Tony, good to hear from you. Been missing you.
mike

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