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Happy Birthday Jeff Beck!

jeffbeckIt's hard to believe that he's 65!  Holy Fretboard, Batman! I'll admit I didn't become a fan of Jeff Beck until I met my boyfriend Mike. He's a guitar player who's a complete freak about Jeff Beck and rightly so. He and I went to see Jeff a couple of times at the Eagles Ballroom in Milwaukee, and I was blown away.  I also enjoyed the fact that so many guitar players (or wannabe guitar players) were there, because just about every one was wearing Fender Stratocaster T-shirts.  And because most of them were guys, the line for the ladies' rest room was really short. I also saw Jeff Beck at the Madison Blues Fest the last year it was held. This is a cool backstage tidbit I heard..no one was allowed to talk to Jeff unless he talked to you first...more proof of how cool it is to be a rock star. (I also heard he was spotted backstage sitting on a park bench, looking at the beautiful lake!) I love Jeff's stuff with the Yardbirds..and the Jeff Beck group..but was really blown away by his cover of the Beatles' A Day in the Life. He did it one of the times we saw him in Milwaukee, and also at the Crossroads Guitar Festival a couple of years ago in Chicago.  Check this video out..and pay attention to the bass player too. She's unbelievable!

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06/24/2009 8:52AM
Happy Birthday Jeff Beck!
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06/24/2009 10:33AM
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awesome! i love jeff beck. cannot believe a 65 years young man can play like that.
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