You can still find recordings of Les Paul and Mary Ford on Napster (while it
is still around) or some of the other peer-2-peer server sites.
Les Paul started out paying a 2x4 - That took guts!
Sometime, listen for some of the duets between Les Ford and Chet Atkins -
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ausgang [mailto:ausgang(--nospam--at)e46fanatics.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, April 03, 2001 1:20 PM
> To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> Subject: Re: Old Building Codes
> Well, before we complete this thread about the great guitarists, let's not
> forget to give credit to the man who provided the 'structure'
> upon which so
> many of these great musicians rely: Les Paul.
> He was more than an inventor with a natural mind for engineering.
> He could
> play pretty well too. He must be in his 80's by now, yet he
> still plays on
> Monday nights at the Iridium here in NYC.
> David F. Sharp
> TurnaSure LLC
> Drummer: We get no credit. ;-)