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 Post subject: Cover Songs
PostPosted: Tue September 12th, 2017, 16:35 GMT 
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Hi All :)


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If you could have Bob sing cover songs; which ones would you like?


I would like to see some George Strait songs.


Older Country songs.


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 Post subject: Re: Cover Songs
PostPosted: Tue September 12th, 2017, 16:59 GMT 

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shooting_star_night wrote:
Hi All :)


There may be threads on this already.


If you could have Bob sing cover songs; which ones would you like?


I would like to see some George Strait songs.


Older Country songs.


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 Post subject: Re: Cover Songs
PostPosted: Tue September 12th, 2017, 17:02 GMT 

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 Post subject: Re: Cover Songs
PostPosted: Wed September 13th, 2017, 00:35 GMT 

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Heard a funny song by Emmett Miller and it reminded me of one Bob might sing : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ybf9s-gVnjg

obviously not in blackface! :lol:


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 Post subject: Re: Cover Songs
PostPosted: Wed September 13th, 2017, 02:36 GMT 
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Nice choices :)


I was listening to George Strait today and thought of Bob singing a song of his.

Bob's voice would sound nice on different covers.

The older country songs as well.

This Set does not have room for covers, but would be nice to see/hear some.


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 Post subject: Re: Cover Songs
PostPosted: Wed September 13th, 2017, 03:49 GMT 
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 Post subject: Re: Cover Songs
PostPosted: Wed September 13th, 2017, 05:38 GMT 
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shooting_star_night wrote:
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Nice choices :)


I was listening to George Strait today and thought of Bob singing a song of his.

Bob's voice would sound nice on different covers.

The older country songs as well.

This Set does not have room for covers, but would be nice to see/hear some.


Amazing, what are the Sinatra songs if they are not covers. I'd rather see them replaced with some songs, maybe just two or three, that were more of an influence on him.


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 Post subject: Re: Cover Songs
PostPosted: Wed September 13th, 2017, 14:01 GMT 
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I know we are getting Sinatra songs.



I mean when he used to do other covers as well, before 2002 Autumn Tour.


Some one-offs, etc.


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 Post subject: Re: Cover Songs
PostPosted: Thu September 14th, 2017, 12:50 GMT 
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shooting_star_night wrote:
I know we are getting Sinatra songs.



I mean when he used to do other covers as well, before 2002 Autumn Tour.


Some one-offs, etc.


Yup, you mean the stuff he used to sing in the clubs in Greenwich Village with Judy Collins, The Clancy Brothers and John Sebastian. All those traditional folk songs and stuff by people like Woody Guthrie and Pete Seeger.

If he had started singing Stormy Weather and Why Try To Change Me Now in those days he would have been manhandled off the stage by the folk purists. Things Have Changed!


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