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Thread #143253 Message #3305495
Posted By: GUEST,leeneia
10-Feb-12 - 01:43 PM
Thread Name: How out of tune was Don McLean's guitar?
Subject: RE: How out of tune was Don McLean's guitar?
I listened to the song about the hobo for a while. It seems to me that he was playing a restrained but bluesy accomanpaniment in an unusual tuning. If you visit blues threads here, you find that a lot of that goes on.