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by MikeM12
Thu Dec 31, 2020 3:24 pm
Forum: All Things Glen
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Fred Hersch, jazz pianist with 15 Grammy nominations, did an excellent 6 min. piano version of Wichita Lineman, on YouTube:



Wichita Lineman · Fred Hersch
by MikeM12
Fri Dec 18, 2020 5:34 pm
Forum: All Things Glen
Topic: Check Out This Link - Glen Campbell News on the Web
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Ira Kaplan, front man for indie rock band Yo La Tengo, did a great interview with Glen in 2011, with references of Phil Spector and touring with Rick Nelson:
https://relix.com/articles/detail/glen_ ... ra_kaplan/
by MikeM12
Thu Dec 03, 2020 1:34 pm
Forum: All Things Glen
Topic: Check Out This Link - Glen Campbell News on the Web
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From NPR music: Matt Sweeney, guitarist of Skunk, Chavez, and supergroup Zwan, references how Glen made him a pro guitar player. Not sure how common this is, but I found it interesting:
https://www.npr.org/sections/therecord/ ... tar-player
by MikeM12
Tue Nov 24, 2020 7:04 pm
Forum: All Things Glen
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Excellent detailed and lengthy story to be read of what actually took place behind the scenes (good and bad) in putting together & airing of The Goodtime Hour.
https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/glen-cam ... ve-beverly
by MikeM12
Tue Nov 24, 2020 3:23 pm
Forum: All Things Glen
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Bob Hope called Glen one of his favorite solid sketch actors. Gotta read the entire skit that's layed out. And he goes on describing other events he had with Glen.
https://www.bobhopeshowbackstage.com/glen-campbell.html
by MikeM12
Tue Nov 17, 2020 11:12 am
Forum: All Things Glen
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From People.com & a search of Glen pops up a lot of story covers. A 40 second video clip I've not seen before, has multiple country stars individually singing a one liner of Rhinestone Cowboy. Click on the photo of Dolly, to start it. It really touches the heart. A 15 second ad plays first: https://...
by MikeM12
Tue Oct 06, 2020 11:54 am
Forum: All Things Glen
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In 2012, Hawaii Public Radio did a 16 minute interview with Glen, halfway down the page: https://www.hawaiipublicradio.org/post/remembering-glen-campbell-our-guest-hprs-atc#stream/0 A cool 10 minute interview clip in July '20, on Hawaii Public Radio, of Webb describing meeting Glen, after Webb's sti...
by MikeM12
Sun Sep 20, 2020 10:54 am
Forum: All Things Glen
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A lengthy text, link at bottom. I made this post initially in early 90's. It might be new to many others. We know Glen referenced & did vocal impressions and imitations of Elvis during his concerts and Elvis held Glen in very high regards, as he did excellent impressions of Glen, trying to use Glen'...
by MikeM12
Sun Aug 23, 2020 9:42 am
Forum: All Things Glen
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Thanks Cowpoke, also if you click on his photo at top left under top result, it'll start showing a page of songs. Click show all songs, it seems never-ending. A load of albums he's done, The Last Time I Saw Her is my favorite. That song with He Ain't Heavy.., his personal touches on Rose Garden, Dre...
by MikeM12
Mon Aug 17, 2020 7:04 pm
Forum: All Things Glen
Topic: Check Out This Link - Glen Campbell News on the Web
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Mod, if link below doesn't open to the actual website, please correct, that it does. Seems lately that links listed, play within the posted message. To take full advantage, needs to open on new page. This is such an awesome site, don't know where to begin. From genius.com, can search for any artist....