RIP Gene Taylor

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RIP Gene Taylor

Postby Walk In My Shadow » 21 Feb 2021, 07:40

Boogie woogie piano master extraordinaire.

Died in his sleep at home in Austin, Tx.

Gene played with the Blasters, Doug Sahm and god knows who else.


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Re: RIP Gene Taylor

Postby Charlie O. » 21 Feb 2021, 08:37

One of the great box-bangers of our time. The Blasters were never the same after he left.


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Re: RIP Gene Taylor

Postby Six String » 21 Feb 2021, 20:15

Sad to hear that news. He was superb at boogie woogie. I have his first solo album on vinyl which I’ll play today in his honor.
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Re: RIP Gene Taylor

Postby toomanyhatz » 21 Feb 2021, 21:19

His family is saying he died of a heart attack brought on by hypothermia.

One for the "small government is better government" folks. When it results in poor basic infrastructure, it can actually kill.

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