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Postby Dee » Thu May 18, 2017 5:34 am

Many thanks to Rolling Stone Country for sharing a link to a Glen Campbell Forums' video with Glen Campbell and John Hartford in a flashback article.

ARTICLE AND FEATURED VIDEO: Flashback: Watch Glen Campbell Duet With 'Gentle on My Mind' Songwriter
Inspired by a classic Sixties film, the John Hartford best-seller was a radio hit and TV theme song

Rolling Stone (Country)
By Stephen Betts
May 17, 2017


When Campbell began hosting the CBS variety series, the Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour, in 1969, Hartford's song served as the series' theme tune and the musician, who played fiddle and banjo, was featured on the show regularly. In late February 1968, Campbell and Hartford, who were frequent participants in music-comedy duo the Smothers Brothers' variety series, taped a performance of the song just ahead of the Grammy Awards, where the song received a total of six nominations.

You can read the article here :arrow: http://www.rollingstone.com/country/vid ... er-w482701


LINKED GLEN CAMPBELL FORUMS' VIDEO WITH REFERENCED SONG PERFORMANCE:
Glen Campbell & John Hartford's Breakout "Gentle On My Mind" with Bonus (1968)


[Note: August 20, 2017: We temporarily closed this video on YT but it can be viewed on our facebook page, "Glen Campbell Forums".]

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