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by Mike Joyce
Thu Aug 31, 2017 4:29 pm
Forum: Right Down to the Memories
Topic: Your Stories and Memories about Glen
Replies: 116
Views: 10771

Re: Your Stories and Memories about Glen

sailor41, You must treasure those memories of seeing Glen in his prime when he was a big star at his peak. I saw Glen for the first time in the 1980s and every time he came to the UK. He never did a bad show.
by Mike Joyce
Thu Aug 31, 2017 4:22 pm
Forum: Big Bad Rock Guitar
Topic: Which Ovation is considered the best?
Replies: 5
Views: 413

Re: Which Ovation is considered the best?

I have to agree with your comments guys, I have GC 1627 acoustic and a new Ovation Acoustic/electric guitar. I play the acoustic at home and the electric at the folk clubs I go to. However I never stand up as I find the guitars difficult to hold in position and makes finger picking awkward. It is a ...
by Mike Joyce
Thu Aug 31, 2017 4:11 pm
Forum: All Things Glen
Topic: Check Out This Link
Replies: 547
Views: 24657

Re: Check Out This Link

Hi Dee, I just read the No Depression article. Yes you are right the author does make some assumptions here about Glen and some of the songs.Galveston is the obvious one. However as we have discussed previously, even Jimmy was not happy with Glen's treatment of the song and considered it to be a "Le...
by Mike Joyce
Wed Aug 30, 2017 10:04 am
Forum: All Things Glen
Topic: Goodbye Tour outfits
Replies: 5
Views: 208

Re: Goodbye Tour outfits

Welcome SenatorV, You might be interested to know Manuel Cuevas, designed the white suit featured on Glen's Rhinestone Cowboy album 1975. He is included in the film "I'll be me" discussing the suit and I could see he had great pride in making these suits for Glen and others as well.
by Mike Joyce
Sun Aug 13, 2017 8:25 am
Forum: All Things Glen
Topic: DEDICATED TO GLEN WHO STOLE MY HEART! (a Heartfelt poem)
Replies: 3
Views: 227

Re: DEDICATED TO GLEN WHO STOLE MY HEART! (a Heartfelt poem)

What a wonderful tribute debstewart1956, you captured Glen's life so well and your decades of devotion shone through. I hope you have recovered from the shock, it has been hard for all of us dedicated fans. I found it hard seeing the printed confirmation and also when announcers referred to the LATE...
by Mike Joyce
Sat Aug 12, 2017 4:53 am
Forum: All Things Glen
Topic: Glen Campbell's Last Studio Album 'Adios' ~ Now Gold!
Replies: 92
Views: 1365

Re: Glen Campbell's New DVD/CD Releases: Adiós June 9th

I couldn't sleep this morning, so as the sky line became lighter, I decided to get up and do something positive. Adios I wanted to share my thoughts about Adios. Since Meet Glen Campbell 2008 was released we have seen a rise in Glen's chart success which was very welcome. Three years later and follo...
by Mike Joyce
Fri Aug 11, 2017 1:41 pm
Forum: All Things Glen
Topic: Glen Campbell's Last Studio Album 'Adios' ~ Now Gold!
Replies: 92
Views: 1365

Re: Glen Campbell's New DVD/CD Releases: Adiós June 9th

Just noticed, Adios is top selling American album in the UK and is also number 1 in Scotland.
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by Mike Joyce
Fri Aug 11, 2017 1:33 pm
Forum: All Things Glen
Topic: Glen Campbell's Last Studio Album 'Adios' ~ Now Gold!
Replies: 92
Views: 1365

Re: Glen Campbell's New DVD/CD Releases: Adiós June 9th

Adios has gone back up the UK charts. It had dropped to number 13 but is now back at number 2 http://www.officialcharts.com/charts/albums-chart/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; The Wichita lineman single has also entered the UK singles chart at 98. It will be interesting to see the ch...
by Mike Joyce
Wed Aug 09, 2017 5:40 pm
Forum: All Things Glen
Topic: Remembering Glen Campbell
Replies: 88
Views: 2800

Re: Glen Campbell Passed Away Today

Hi Cowpoke, I will try and record the two shows and if possible I will get one to you ASAP.
Mike
by Mike Joyce
Wed Aug 09, 2017 11:55 am
Forum: All Things Glen
Topic: Remembering Glen Campbell
Replies: 88
Views: 2800

Re: Glen Campbell Passed Away Today

BBC radio 2 have been doing tributes to Glen playing the hits on various programmes. Chris Evan's did one this morning lastin 10 minutes. http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p05bxhzv" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; There will also be a special tribute this evening on Radio 2 at 11PM The C...