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Re: OT: Who do I remind you of?



For me, as a music fan, if I searched for artists like Robert Fripp
(loop based) and Ry Cooder (atmospheric roots guitar), and I found
Bill Walker, I'd be very happy. David Torn and Bill Brozman are good
combination, too. Tough to say what the correct "search words" are. I
think you should take that as a complement Bill Walker.

On Tue, Sep 3, 2013 at 6:39 PM, Richard Sales <richard@glasswing.com> 
wrote:
> Here you go, Fabio!
>
> Keith Lowe : moonlinermusic@mac.com
>
> Now he MIGHT charge more for a long song.  Maybe you could just have him 
> do
> a part and then copy and paste throughout the song.  That's what we do 
> with
> backup singers and horns sometimes.
>
> Good luck.  He's a REALLY COOL, very nice guy so have fun with him.
>
> R
>
>
> On Mon, Sep 2, 2013 at 11:32 PM, Fabio_A <eterogenus@gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>> I'd say: Torn, Lanois, Aarset
>> Wish you good luck and success for your (long waited) album !
>>
>> -f
>>
>>
>> Il giorno martedì 3 settembre 2013, William Walker ha scritto:
>>>
>>> Dear list friends, I have a question I wanted to put out to any of you
>>> who have heard me play, The reason I'm asking is I'm about to put out 
>>> my
>>> first solo music in ages and the first in a way that anyone anywhere 
>>> can
>>> access it. and I've been asked this question by CD baby who is 
>>> handling my
>>> distribution,  initially,   List 3 musicians you sound the most like? 
>>> And
>>> honestly I can't  really say. I actually don't particularly care to 
>>> compare
>>> in this way, but for the sake of marketing i'm giving it a go. I would
>>> gravitate toward naming influences, particularly those who's audience I
>>> would love to cultivate. But it would be presumptuous of me to name an
>>> influence like Jeff Beck, or David Torn, or Terje Rypdal, Bill Frisell,
>>> etc..   or any of a number of guitarists, simply because I don't think 
>>> I
>>> sound like any of those guys. However, there have been enough gigs 
>>> over the
>>> years where some complete stranger comes up and says they remind me of 
>>> such
>>> and such: Adrian Belew, was the cultural reference point in a club in 
>>> Osaka
>>> for two young dudes in 1992, who were watching me play. So I'm 
>>> interested to
>>> know what you my Cyber pals have to say and I ask any of you who care 
>>> to
>>> comment, does my playing remind you of anyone?
>>> Self promotion is a Bitch!
>>> Thanks for your indulgence
>>>  Bill
>>>
>>>
>
>
>
> --
> richard sales
> www.glasswing.com
>
>



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