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R.I.P. Fats Domino (1928-2017)

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by snichols1973, Oct 27, 2017.

  1. snichols1973

    snichols1973 Well-Known Member

  2. CensoredAlso

    CensoredAlso Well-Known Member

    He found his thrill. :cry:
     
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  3. snichols1973

    snichols1973 Well-Known Member

    And now, like the late B.B. King: "The Thrill is Gone", and Fats is probably jamming it up in the R&B section of rock 'n roll heaven with Louis Armstrong and others...
     
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  4. fuzzygobo

    fuzzygobo Well-Known Member

    I loved the way he kinda edged the Beatles out of their psychedelic phase back into stripped-down rock and roll.
    Paul McCartney said his "Lady Madonna" was inspired by Fats' "Bad Penny Blues"
    and watching him sitting at the piano looking so natural was always a treat.
     
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  5. snichols1973

    snichols1973 Well-Known Member

    Ironically, Fats Domino would later do a cover version of the Beatles' song which was patterned after his style...
     


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