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    Ize be diggin' this a here cut the most FO' SHO'!!!!!! David Lee Roth in full BLUES MAN mode!!

    Cool lyrics and vibe up in here on thiz toon.Lost my soul when I walked out on you...An' y'all gots to love that ol' Walk This Way, Baby DLR mushmouthin' the blues with that grain alcohol and gravel(like forcin' a hurricane through a straw) voice...playin' that ol' Mississippi saxophone...awww blow yo harmonica, son!!...

    It just doesn't get any bluer than Diamond David Lee Roth!!!!!!

    You wanna play like Peetie Wheatstraw?? [img]graemlins/devil.gif[/img] [img]graemlins/devil.gif[/img]

    Nice tight fit...must be my size...

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    Hey Loons...

    I don't disagree with you very often, but this is one song that I thought Dave could do without.

    I love when Dave gets blusey, but I didn't care much for the content of this tune.

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    I like the lyrics and I think the song has a cool vibe to it. Loons, I like the harp as well. [img]graemlins/thumb.gif[/img]
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    Yep, I dig it too...it's a blast to cover...lyrics are kinda biographic in a way...
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    Wella wella wella...alright nah...yez yez...

    Y'all need some sensible shoes...
    ASHES TO ASHES...DUST TO DUST...IF THE WOMEN DON'T GET YA, THE WHISKEY MUST!!...

    "I used to play the blues alone in all the local joints," he explained. 'The only thing that I can really play on guitar to this day is the blues. I heard Doc Watson and his son playing 15 years ago, and from there I got into Leadbelly and John Lee Hooker."--DLR

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    I didn't care too much for this one. I don't hate it but there are other songs on the album that really rock that enjoy more.
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    I always liked this song. Post VH I really prefer Dave when he tries to go the bluesy route. It suits his voice better and I think it fits his personna.
    Taylor Swift is nice to look at. Adele can sing.

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