[Harp-L] Fwd: Marvin Braxton etc
Ken H in Ohio
Thu May 26 19:34:00 EDT 2022
I don't recall hearing about Marvin Braxton... seems he is known as "Crazy
I will have to do some research on him.
The Gery Rafferty song you are referring to is probably "City to City" from
his Baker Street album.
I always loved that album... and that was around 1978 (?), about the time I
started playing harmonica.
I might not have even know that was harmonica on the album until a few
years later !
Yes, it was Paul Jones... somehow figured that out, as I have it noted in
my iTunes library.
I didn't find out Norton Buffalo's real name, until after his passing, and
his wikipedia information was updated.
I think Lee Oskar and Leslie are divorced... and Lee has a new bride.
Ken H in OH
On Sun, May 15, 2022 at 8:04 PM <bad_hat at xxxxx> wrote:
> Listening to Laura Cantrell's Dark Horse Radio show on Sirius XM today
> she played Sweet Summer Music by Attitudes. Very Lee Oskar-esque
> harmonica part. It was played by Marvin Braxton who I gather is a long
> time Cleveland musician.
> Awhile back again on Laura Cantrell's show I heard a Gerry Rafferty song
> with harmonica, to my ear very Lee Oaskar-ish, wrong, it was Paul Jones
> of Manfred Mann fame.
> Trawling the internet to figure this out Norton Buffalo's name showed
> up. Who knew his name was actually Phillip Jackson? Not me.
> And finally Thinking of Lee I looked at his harmonica company website.
> No mention of Leslie?
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