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Acoustic Stories

Pickin' for the Prez  and Other Unamplified Tales

By Bill Amatneek

           Stories about
Concertizing with Peter, Paul & Mary,
Playing bass with David Grisman and
  the Grateful Dead's Jerry Garcia,
Pickin' with Peter Rowan and
  the father of bluegrass, Bill Monroe,

Touring with New Riders of the Purple Sage,
Interviewing Aretha Franklin for Rolling Stone,
Ali Akbar Khan tells a story about his father,
Buell Neidlinger gives a string bass lesson,
New Orleans's funeral for Buddy Bolden,
   the first man of jazz,
Dionne Warwick sings Happy Birthday,
Jazzbeaux's radio show, The Puple Grotto,
Pete Seeger sings "This Land is Your Land,"
Bob Dylan plays his first Philadelphia gig,
Eric Bibb talks about race,
Lou Gottlieb illuminates "Oh Danny Boy,"
Beach Blanket Babylon's Steve Silver,
Songwriting with singer/songwiter Kate Wolf,
Mimi Fariña and Bread & Roses,
On tour with Tony Rice & Bill Keith in Paris,
Frank-talking with Frank Wakefield, and
Playing a cocktail gig for a U.S. President.
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